Student Profile: Javier Villanueva-Diaz AKA Javi Neuva

A discussion about passions, music and more.

By: Zerubbabel Abiy   Photo Credit: Javier Villanueva-Diaz   Recently we got the chance to sit down and speak with Junior Javier Villanueva-Diaz about his experiences within the Media and...

Posted: April 2, 2023, 11:12 AM

Alumni Spotlight: Michael Berardi, ‘19

Michael Berardi Talks MCS and His Business, OCA Mocha

By: Ben Magder Photo Credit: Marlayna Demond Meet Michael Berardi: a UMBC graduate from the class of 2019. He is the current General Manager for OCA Mocha: a coffee shop five minutes from...

Posted: March 16, 2023, 4:47 PM

MCS Spotlight: Alumni Amanda Ly, 20

Read about Amanda’s incredible entrepreneurial endeavors

By: Ava Sekowski Photo Credit: Amanda Ly Meet MCS alum, Amanda Ly.  Amanda Ly graduated from UMBC in 2020 with a Media and Communication Studies degree and a minor in Entrepreneurship and...

Posted: February 23, 2023, 10:33 AM

Alumni Profile: Ryan Gordon

MCS alum Ryan Gordon on his career in sports broadcasting!

By: Sophia Possidente Photo Credit: Max Scheide Ryan Gordon graduated from UMBC’s Media and Communication Studies program in 2016. Now, he works as a producer for Overtime Elite, a...

Posted: February 23, 2023, 10:09 AM

Student Profile: Colin Grayson

By Ben Magder Photo Credit: Ben Magder Meet Colin Grayson: a senior majoring in MCS. Colin began attending UMBC in 2019, and is expected to graduate this year. He is the current marketing...

Posted: February 16, 2023, 9:03 AM

MCS Student Spotlight: Chloe Grant, ‘23

Chloe Grant combines her passion of MCS and Mental Health

By: Ava Sekowski Photo Credit: Terra Miley Chloe Grant has been following the mental health non-profit To Write Love on Her Arms since she was in 7th grade. Then, in 2021, she applied for...

Posted: December 8, 2022, 12:42 PM

Faculty Highlight: Dr. Tracy Tinga

By: Zerubbabel Abiy Photo Credit: Kristen Anchor Dr. Tracy Tinga has been a part of the Media and Communication Studies Department here at UMBC since 2019 as an Assistant Professor and...

Posted: November 30, 2022, 12:24 PM

Faculty Spotlight: Emma Muccioli

By: Ben Magder Photo Credit: Emma Muccioli This blog post is about Adjunct Instructor Emma Muccioli. The post contains content from a past interview on Monday 9/26, and some parts are...

Posted: November 29, 2022, 3:31 PM

Student Profile: Adedamilola Olateru-Olagbegi

By: Alexandra Hulett Photo Credit: Adedamilola Olateru-Olagbegi What year are you in at UMBC? This is my last year as a college student. I will graduate next year, so I'm a senior now....

Posted: November 22, 2022, 3:07 PM