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Professional Development

Q&A with successful alumni

  • Romy Hübler
    Romy Hübler obtained a M.A. in Intercultural Communication in 2011, Ph.D. in Language, Literacy and Culture in 2015, and began her current position as the Coordinator for Student Organizations and Involvement in UMBC’s Office of Student Life in 2016!

“Inside the mind of a master procrastinator” by Tim Urban

Tim Urban knows that procrastination doesn’t make sense, but he’s never been able to shake his habit of waiting until the last minute to get things done. In this hilarious and insightful talk, Urban takes us on a journey through YouTube binges, Wikipedia rabbit holes and bouts of staring out the window — and encourages us to think harder about what we’re really procrastinating on, before we run out of time (watch it on YouTube).