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UMB Pop-Up Food Pantry Hits the Spot

March 17, 2021 | By Lou Cortina 

The issue of food insecurity is real among students at the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB), with nearly one-third surveyed in fall 2020 saying they felt some level of uncertainty regarding their food supply... Read more here. 

UMB Doctors Address COVID-19 Vaccine Mistrust

March 11, 2021 | By Charles Schelle

While many are waiting for a dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, a good portion of folks have a dose of skepticism about the shots — the question is if it’s a healthy one...Read more here.

The Intercultural Center: A Space for Belonging and Social Justice at UMB

February 10, 2021 | By Rosemary Ferreira

The inaugural Intercultural Center will move the University forward in its commitment to anti-racism and social justice...Read more here.

The Role of Experimentation and Medical Mistrust in COVID-19 Vaccine Skepticism

January 12, 2021 | By Courtney J. Jones Carney

Examining the historical and current context of medical abuse of BIPOC populations that positions science and medical advancements over individual human lives and safety... Read more here

UMB Students Get their Wish with Intercultural Center

January 22, 2020 | By Chris Zang

Years in the making, UMB’s Intercultural Leadership and Engagement Center provides students with the support and opportunities they requested for groups from diverse backgrounds to come together...Read more here

Should I Get the Shot? UMB Doctors Address COVID-19 Vaccine Mistrust

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