Here’s What’s Happening in November 2016

Happy fall, y’all! With Halloween gone and the holidays ahead of us, let’s see what’s on the alumni calendar for the month of November…


Tuesday, November 1
Men’s Basketball Tip-Off Dinner
6 p.m., Bond Street Wharf, 901 S. Bond St., Baltimore, MD 21231

Tonight, friends and fans of the UMBC men’s basketball team will gather to welcome our new head coach, Ryan Odom. If you can’t make it, you can still make a gift to help support Athletics here.


Wednesday, November 9
W.E.B. Du Bois Distinguished Lecture: From Black Lives Matter to the 2016 Elections
7-8:30 p.m., University Center Ballroom

For the 38th installment of the Africana Studies department’s W.E.B. Du Bois Lecture Series, Cathy J. Cohen, David and Mary Winston Professor and Chair of Political Science at the University of Chicago, will examine the future of black politics in a post-Obama era. This event is free and open to the public!

Saturday, November 19
Puppy Love: Retrieve the Romance
7 p.m., The Skylight Room

If you met your sweetheart here at UMBC (just like these fine folks did), we invite you and yours to join us for a special evening in the Skylight Room, featuring food, dancing, and an open bar! Event starts at 7 p.m., with remarks from Dr. Hrabowski at 8:30. Hurry! Tickets for this one are bound to go fast.

For more UMBC events happening throughout the month, check out our Arts and Culture Calendar or the Retriever Athletics Schedule!


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