Alumni Spotlight: Mike Washington

From UMBC to MPT

By: Stephanie Marceron  Meet Michael Washington! He graduated from UMBC in the spring of 2023 with a BA in Media and Communication Studies. He has always had a passion for photography and...

Posted: March 19, 2024, 3:06 PM

Alumni Profile: Arabia Morgan

Writing your first Novel!

By: Amirah Adigun Photo Credit: Arabia Morgan Meet Alumni Arabia Morgan! She came to UMBC as a transfer student and originally majored in Theatre, but later changed her major to Media and...

Posted: March 14, 2024, 5:17 PM

Meet Ava Fredrickson! (MCS Alum)

From Retriever to Bulldog

By: Sydney Ashton Photo Credit: Gigi Fredrickson An Elkridge, MD native who recently earned her alumni status having graduated from UMBC in May of 2023 with a B.A. in Media and...

Posted: March 14, 2024, 5:11 PM

Student Profile: Sofia Brouse

Meet Sofia: MCS student, makeup artist, drag performer....

By: Sydney Ashton Photo Credit: Sofia Brouse Meet Sofia Brouse, a Senior MCS Major, Gender Women’s + Sexuality Studies Minor, and a self taught makeup artist and drag performer! Sofia grew up...

Posted: March 1, 2024, 11:47 AM

Student Profile: Anasia Mickle

A Lightbulb Moment

by Dan Glennon Photo Credit:Anasia Mickle Meet Anasia Mickle! She is a junior (senior at the end of this semester) and a transfer student into the MCS department! After finding inspiration...

Posted: March 1, 2024, 11:36 AM

Student Profile: Gwen Pacis

By: Rose Crame Photo Credit: Gwen Pacis Gwen Pacis is a junior majoring in both Psychology and MCS (Media and Communication Studies) at UMBC. Gwen's college career so far is a testament to...

Posted: December 12, 2023, 12:05 PM

Student Profile: Rose Crame

By: Amirah Adigun Photo Credit: Edwin Royales  A Junior here at UMBC, with an expected graduation in Spring 2025, Rose Crame is an MCS Major with a Minor in Entrepreneurship. She is also a...

Posted: December 12, 2023, 11:55 AM

Alumni Spotlight: Meet Marisa Haas

Life after graduation as an MCS major

By: Sofia Brouse Photo Credit: [Photo taken at UMBC Career Fair headshot booth, photographer unknown] Recently I had the pleasure of interviewing MCS graduate Marisa Haas about what her life...

Posted: December 11, 2023, 1:13 PM

Alumni Spotlight: Rebecca Guy

Theory and Application in Everyday Life

Written by Dan Glenon Photo Credit: Justin Sweeney Rebecca Guy is an example of how the lessons from MCS have made her ready for anything that work life has thrown at her. Since her shift into...

Posted: December 11, 2023, 1:07 PM

Student Profile: Sydney Ashton

Life as an Honors MCS Student

By: Sofia Brouse Photo Credit: Sydney Ashton Recently I had the honor of asking current UMBC student and MCS major Sydney Ashton some questions about her experiences in college so far,...

Posted: November 30, 2023, 3:11 PM