• Women’s History Month 2019

    This year’s event features a daylong symposium and workshops designed to give participants tools and strategies to be a catalyst for change in their lives and careers.

  • The UMBrella Speaker Series shines a spotlight on notable women from a wide variety of areas of expertise.

  • Try UMBrella’s coaching program and get help reaching your professional and personal goals.

  • UMBrella hosts Caregivers, a group that meets once a month to support members of the UMB community who care for elderly loved ones.

  • UMBPACE is a group dedicated to empowering the University’s administrative professionals by mentoring, teaching, encouraging, and identifying paths to excellence.

  • The UMBrella Group offers resources to help navigate your workplace, set goals, and achieve your potential.

The UMBrella Group: UMB Roundtable on Empowerment in Leadership and Leveraging Aspirations

We work to support the success of women at UMB, advancing them into leadership roles and championing women at all levels of the organization.

Find your voice. Become empowered. Achieve your potential. 


August 1, 2018   |  The UMBrella Group aims to empower women by offering educational opportunities, and it achieved that aim this year by providing scholarships to women at UMB to attend events that strengthened their knowledge and leadership skills.

May 16, 2018  |  Artist/sculptor Joyce J. Scott discusses storytelling through her creative works in recent visit to the University of Maryland, Baltimore.

April 6, 2018  |  The late Angela H. Brodie, PhD, professor emeritus in the Department of Pharmacology at University of Maryland School of Medicine, was honored in a Women’s History Month event at Westminster Hall.

March 2, 2018  |  Ambassador Susan G. Esserman, JD, shares insights on progress in battling human trafficking and the challenges that still remain.

June 6, 2017   |  Juliet Dickerson, MS, a director in UMB’s Office of Human Resource Services, completed the five-month Towson University Professional Leadership Program for Women.

March 10, 2017  |  A powerhouse panel helped the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) celebrate Women’s History Month by sharing their experiences on March 9 in Westminster Hall.

March 1, 2017   |  The UMBrella Group and Human Resource Services team up to offer a coaching program to provide women at UMB with career guidance and skill development.

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