Discover the tools and strategies you need to thrive both personally and professionally in this demanding world. Our lineup of dynamic speakers and thought leaders will help you tap into your inner strength, build resilience, and overcome the challenges that may be holding you back. Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting out on your journey, this conference is designed to help you elevate your leadership skills and achieve your goals.
Presenter: Jaime Rafael Rivera Pagan, BrandGoat84
Are you a Micro business owner looking to take your brand to the next level? Join us for an immersive and interactive Branding Clinic designed to empower and guide you in creating a strong, authentic, and impactful brand. In this workshop, you will gain the essential knowledge and practical tools needed to establish a compelling brand identity that resonates with your target audience, differentiates you from competitors, and drives business growth.
What we’ll cover:
Brooklyn-based writer, urbanist, and author, Nadia Owusu, will deliver two keynote lectures at Howard Community College’s (HCC) third annual Bauder Lecture on September 21, 2023. The 12:30 p.m. lecture will be offered in person and on Vimeo, and the 6 p.m. lecture will be in person only. Ms. Owusu will be reading from her book, “Aftershocks,” a New York Times Editors’ Choice pick. Both keynote lectures will be followed by an in-depth conversation with Washington, D.C.-based writer, Tope Folarin.
Kimberly Patrick ’08, music, is a sound editor, sound designer, and foley artist for film and television and is currently working for Skywalker Sound in Los Angeles. Maia Schechter ’18, dance, is currently performing with Disney’s The Lion King: The North American Tour at venues across the U.S. and is represented by Clear Talent Group.
Join us on Sunday 1 October at 3:30 pm for Pro Musica Rara’s Conversations with the Lute. The concert will take place at the Baltimore Museum of Art.
This program of scintillating sonatas and irresistible concertos features Paul O’Dette, lute, with Cynthia Roberts, violin; Lydia Becker, violin; Phoebe Carrai, cello; and Patrick Merrill, harpsichord.
UMBC's Center for Innovation, Research and Creativity in the Arts (CIRCA) presents animator and filmmaker Joanna Priestley in a retrospective screening of her award winning short works, with introductions and explanations of techniques by the artist.
The program features:
Doors Open Baltimore, hosted by Baltimore Architecture Foundation, is an annual city-wide festival honoring Baltimore's diverse cultural tapestry by highlighting its vibrant neighborhoods, captivating architecture, and distinctive spaces that contribute to the city's exceptional charm. Always occurring the first full weekend in October, dozens of usually off-limits buildings across Baltimore host open houses and/or guided tours for the public to explore. Join fellow Baltimoreans for Open House-style exploration October 7, 2023 and guided tours on October 8th.
Would a strategy to accomplish your remaining 2023 business goals be helpful? Join us Empower Program Manager Bakari Jones for Atomic Goal Setting!
Atomic (or micro) goals are small, achievable steps that can help us reach our larger goals. They are a great way to break down a big project into smaller, more manageable tasks. In this workshop, we will explore the concept of micro goals and how they can help us reach our objectives.
UMBC's Human Context of Science and Technology program lecture, part of the Fall 2023 Social Sciences Forum, presents Juno Salazar Parreñas, Associate Professor of Science and Technology Studies and Feminist, Gender and Sexuality Studies at Cornell University, who will speak on White Supremacy, Animal Advocacy, and the Longue Durée of Misanthropy.
In a presentation by UMBC's Center for Innovation, Research and Creativity in the Arts (CIRCA), UMBC assistant professor of dance Ann Sofie Clemmensen will speak about her new series of short cinematic dance-for-camera works that communicate on a sensory, visual, and kinetic level new perspectives on the work being done by researchers at the Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology (IMET) to protect and preserve healthy marine ecosystems.