Visual Arts
Glass, Oil, and Blood
Opening reception: Thursday, April 13, 5-7 p.m.
Exhibition: April 14 – 28
Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture

UMBC’s Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture and the Department of Visual Arts present the 2017 Intermedia and Digital Arts Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition Glass, Oil and Blood. Three MFA Candidates in the Intermedia and Digital Arts (IMDA) program, Melissa Penley Cormier, Ghazaleh Keshavarz and Jaclin Paul, present their time-based and installation works, digital photography, and objects in the exhibition. (Click heading for full description.)

Social Sciences Forum
“Globalization, Displacement, and Migration”
Aviva Chomsky, Professor of History, Salem State University
Tuesday, April 18, 4:30 p.m.
Albin O. Kuhn Library 7th floor

This presentation will examine histories of Latin American immigration, migration, and deportation in the United States. It locates the structural and institutional roots of today’s Mexican and Central American migration to the United States in a number of historical global processes. (Click heading for full description.)

Music
Mozart and the Violin: Evening One
Wednesday, April 19, 7:30 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Lineman Concert Hall

Through an annual faculty-student collaboration presented by the string area of the Department of Music, we celebrate the beloved music of Mozart’s violin works. Seniors Haley Kirychuk (violin) and Mikela Murphy (viola) will be the featured graduating students. (Click heading for full description.)

Music
Mozart and the Violin: Evening Two
Thursday, April 20, 7:30 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Lineman Concert Hall

Through an annual faculty-student collaboration presented by the string area of the Department of Music, we celebrate the beloved music of Mozart’s violin works. Seniors Haley Kirychuk (violin) and Mikela Murphy (viola) will be the featured graduating students. (Click heading for full description.)

Dance
Senior Dance Concert
Friday – Saturday, April 21 – 22, 8 pm
Dance Cube (337 Performing Arts and Humanities Building)

The Department of Dance presents the Senior Dance Concert, featuring new works that explore human experience through elaborate and exciting movement. (Click heading for full description.)

Social Sciences Forum
“Implicit Social Cognition”
Mahzarin Banaji, Harvard University
Thursday, April 27, 4 p.m.
Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery

How deep are the bounds on human thinking and feeling and how do they shape social interactions and decisions? For the past 25 years, Dr. Banaji has studied mental processes that appear to operate without conscious awareness or conscious control. (Click heading for full description.)

Music
UMBC Collegium Musicum
Thursday, April 27, 7:30 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The UMBC Collegium Musicum is dedicated to the exploration and performance of vocal and instrumental music from the European Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque periods, sampling musical repertoires created between 800 and 1750. (Click heading for full description.)