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Global Studies

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In August 2013, Global Studies became a new major for UMBC. Global Studies majors will learn about and experience the many cultural, economic and political currents of 21st century globalization. Stay tuned for more information on research in this new interdisciplinary program.

Dr. Devin Hagerty, Director of Global Studies (

Interesting undergraduate research related to Global Studies:

Meet a student researcher:

Benefits for Global Studies students:

  • Work with a faculty member
  • Experience hands-on research
  • Reinforce classroom learning
  • Prepare for work or graduate school
  • Travel to national conferences
  • Receive grant funding
  • Publish independent research
    • NATO: Identity, Role, and Function in the Post-Cold War Era

      Joshua Hunter. UMBC Review Vol.13.

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Internships and Research:

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Global Studies

For more information:
Janet McGlynn at or 410-455-5754