Histories and Mysteries

Histories and Mysteries

UMBC Magazine answers alumni questions about True Grit, secret campus tunnels, football, Hillcrest and more… Even though UMBC is a fairly young university, it still…

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Hillcrest

Hillcrest

Why was the Hillcrest Building torn down? What was the history behind this structure? —Perry Alexander ’91 What remains of the Hillcrest Building today is…

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Tunnels

Tunnels

Does UMBC have secret underground tunnels? Why? —Bennett Moe ’88 Mention the word “tunnels” to many UMBC alums, and you’re bound to get a story….

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True Grit

True Grit

What’s the real story behind True Grit? Why was a Chesapeake Bay retriever chosen as the school’s mascot? —Zozscha Bomhardt ’93 In the fall of…

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Alumni Stories - Fall 2015

Alumni Stories – Fall 2015

A Royal Road – Keri Burneston ’99, visual and performing arts Play Hard – Alex Pyles ’09, English and media and communication studies Bold Horizons…

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Web Extras - Fall 2015

Web Extras – Fall 2015

Check out some great web extras to accompany stories in our Fall 2015 issue, including interviews, videos and more… Histories and Mysteries The Tunnels of…

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