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June 2018

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GRIT X TALKS

GRIT-X is a series of presentations to celebrate the achievements of UMBC’s alumni and faculty. The program is structured as three distinct 30-minute sessions, where select groups of alumni and faculty will describe interesting and important aspects of UMBC’s impact in the areas of research, scholarship and creative achievement. You can join any individual GRIT-X session or stay for all three. The event is organized and sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Research and the Office of Institutional Advancement.

Kiirstn Pagan (Theatre ‘11) and Katie Hileman (Acting ‘12) – Co-Founders, Interrobang ■When Your Art Becomes Your Business

Lee Blaney – Assistant Professor, Chemical, Biochemical & Environmental Engineering: Our Environment is on Drugs

Tyson King-Meadows – Associate Dean, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences and Associate Professor, Political Science, and Affiliate Professor, Africana Studies■Why the Color of Your Canary Matters for Democracy

Rebecca A. Adelman – Associate Professor, Media and Communication Studies■Beyond the Checkpoint: Rethinking Citizenship and Surveillance

Vanderlei Martins – Professor, Physics and Joint Center for Earth Systems Technology (JCET) Reaching for the Skies – Sun, Pollution, Clouds and Climate

Lee Boot – Director, Imaging Research Center (IRC) ■A Grand Visualization Challenge: Putting Humpty Together Again

Karsonya Wise Whitehead (LLC ‘09) – Associate Professor, Loyola University ■From ReSearch to MeSearch: Finding Ways to Add Your Voice to the Wind of Social Memory

Govind Rao – Director, Center for Advanced Sensor Technology (CAST) and Professor, Chemical, Biochemical & Environmental Engineering■Inventing Tomorrow at UMBC

Thomas Schaller – Professor, Political Science
■Teaching Politics in an Era of Civics Decline

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Build A Blog of Influence | Effective Leadership

http://influencefaculty.com/effective-leadership-influential-blog/ This is a replay of a live webinar with Dr Nic Lucas from the Influence Faculty on how to build an influential blog for effective leadership. The mindmap and other resources mentioned in this video are available here at http://influencefaculty.com/effective-leadership-influential-blog/

Topics covered include:
– why and how to start a blog
– specific examples of different types of blogs
– why developing a brand for your blog is so important
– what type of content can you publish on your blog
– how to develop content that is influential
– podcasts and video
– getting visitors to your blog
– how to make your blog profitable

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HSN | The List with Colleen Lopez 02.09.2017 – 09 PM

Shop The List on HSN.com http://goo.gl/y8auqp #n# Colleen takes the guesswork out of shopping for fashion and jewelry. Watch HSN every Thursday at 9pm ET & 6pm PT to see what you’ll add to your list! #n# Prices shown on the previously recorded video may not represent the current price. View hsn.com to view the current selling price.
Prices shown on the previously recorded video may not represent the current price. View hsn.com to view the current selling price.SHOP NOW http://www.hsn.com

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Recap Q&A: Would You Join a Frugal Crew?

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Are you an “Indie-Friendly” director?
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5 useful cinematography iPad apps for filmmakers
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Frugal slider dolly
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Easy filter removal
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Filmmaking checklist – make it future proof
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3-point lighting
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YouTube is exploring paid subscriptions
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Internet Movie Firearms Database
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HSN | HSN Today: MarlaWynne Fashions 02.08.2018 – 08 AM

Designer fashions that are easy care, easy wear, and easy elegance and will flatter any body shape. The separates, jackets, toppers and accessories all offered in a variety of beautiful colors and styles. Stay looking fabulous from morning to night.
Prices shown on the previously recorded video may not represent the current price. View hsn.com to view the current selling price.SHOP NOW http://www.hsn.com

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Noir at the 2017 National Book Festival

Some of the region’s most exciting names in crime fiction read from the darkest corners of their work at the 2017 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.

For transcript and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=8167

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