Thursday, September 26, 2019

Justice & Government Networking Night 2019

The Justice & Government Networking Night connects current students with UMD alumni and employers working in the areas of legal, law enforcement, and government in a variety of positions throughout the DC Metro area. Don’t miss this opportunity to gain tips from these amazing professionals and learn about career options.

For more information and to RSVP, please visit the event page.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Immigrant Student Organization Information Session

Interested in joining?  Please visit:

2019 Fall Career & Internship Fair

The 2019 Fall Career & Internship Fair kicks off the fall recruiting season and offers the opportunity to interact with hundreds of diverse employers interested in students and alumni, seeking full-time and internship positions in various industries.

The Fall Career & Internship Fair will take place over the course of three consecutive days:

  • Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM  
  • Thursday, September 19, 2019, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Please Note: All days of the fair are open to ALL University of Maryland students and alumni.

How to prepare for the fair
See who will be attending the fair 

Monday, September 16, 2019

Join Alpha Phi Sigma: First Meeting on Sept 25

Image result for alpha phi sigmaThe first meeting of Alpha Phi Sigma (APS) will be held on Wednesday, September 25 from 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM in LeFrak Hall, room 1222.  Current and interested members should try to attend.  

A new Board of Officers (President, Vice President, and Secretary) will be elected and activities will be planned.  In order to run for an officer position, students must be a current member of APS.  Students joining APS in Fall 2019 will not be eligible to run for office. Students interested in running for office should prepare a very brief presentation about themselves.  If you cannot attend but would like to run for an office, please email Nicole Jackson ( a short blurb about yourself that will be read to the group.

Alpha Phi Sigma:
Alpha Phi Sigma is the National Criminal Justice Honor Society founded in 1942. Alpha Phi Sigma recognizes academic excellence of Undergraduate and Graduate students of Criminal Justice, as well as Juris Doctorate students.  The goals of Alpha Phi Sigma are to honor and promote academic excellence, community service, educational leadership and unity (  The CCJS staff advisor for Alpha Phi Sigma is Nicole Jackson.

UMD South Africa Study Abroad Program - Summer 2020

The UMD South Africa experience is tentatively planned for Summer 2020.  For more information on the UMD South Africa program, please visit the Education Abroad website. 

Join the University Student Judiciary!

The University Student Judiciary (USJ) is a student governance organization dedicated to spreading character, ethics, and integrity on campus. It is composed of 5 branches, each of which is responsible for adjudicating cases of student misconduct. 
To apply for a position on one of these boards beginning in the Spring 2020 semester,  please visit: by 11:59 PM on Sunday, October 13, 2019. If you have any questions about the application, please email

What If It Were You: Race, Class, & A Flawed Criminal Justice System

The African American Studies Department, John B. Slaughter Lecture Series presents:

What If It Were You: Race, Class & A Flawed Criminal Justice System

This event will address issues regarding the Juvenile Justice and Criminal Justice System at large and the impact it has on people and families of color.  The Panelists will share their intimate knowledge of the evolution of the system and detail their adjudication and redemption.