News & Announcement Resources

Insights Weekly and Campus Announcements: Insights Weekly is a weekly email newsletter with news and events for faculty and staff. Subscribers occasionally receive separate announcements with news from UMBC’s president, provost and vice presidents and emergency information. Sign up by logging in to and search for umbc-announce. Submission guidelines in each issue.

myUMBC: Visit myUMBC for events, announcements and features of interest to the campus.

Inclement Weather Policy: All faculty and staff should be familiar with the University’s communication about inclement weather delays and closings.

UMBC Research: Faculty and student research news and resources, and a calendar of research-related events.

UMBC Magazine: Quartely general interest magazine.

Retriever Net: UMBC’s online alumni community. Alumni news, events and more.

inet: Events, news and announcements posted on screens in The Commons. For information on submitting information, go to