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Mosaic, IFC and QSL: Welcome Week and Fall Semester Hours

Welcome to Fall 2018!


We hope you had an incredible summer! We can not believe that we are at the beginning of another academic year! We are quite excited to see all the new and returning faces on campus!  

Please note that our hours will be modified for Welcome Week (August 25- September 7). Our summer hours will end on Tuesday, August 28, 2018.

Summer hours for our spaces are as follows:
Campus Life's Mosaic: 10AM-2PM
Interfaith Center (IFC): 8AM-8PM
Queer Student Lounge (QSL): Closed

The Mosaic lounge space will to be available to students, staff, faculty and their visitors on a "first come, first seated" basis.  Free coffee, tea, cold beverages and periodic snacks will be available during this time. We're trying to be more sustainable!  Please bring your own travel mug or cup with you. Our Interfaith Center will continue to serve as a meeting place for prayer or to socialize and our Queer Student Lounge will remain closed. Our spaces are NON-RESERVABLE over finals week and summer session hours. 

Our fall semester hours, effective Wednesday, August 29, 2018, and are as follows:
Campus Life's Mosaic: Monday - Thursday 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Friday: 10 a.m.
(Closing at 5 p.m. on August 29th and Friday, September 7th at 3:30pm)
IFC: 7 a.m. - 11 p.m.
QSL: 7 a.m. - 11 p.m.

Important FYIs:
The Mosaic will close early periodically throughout the semester to accommodate programming and workshop trainings. 

Lisa Gray, Associate Director for Student Diversity and Inclusion has moved to Campus Life's Main Office (The Commons: 336) and can still be reached at lisamgray@umbc.edu

Carlos Turcios and Erin Waddles, Coordinators for Student Diversity and Inclusion, will be available to meet with community members 10:00am-5pm, Monday - Friday. They can be reached at carlos6@umbc.edu and waddles@umbc.edu. Feel free to login to your myUMBC account and search for them on the campus Google calendar to schedule a meeting time.  

Questions about Campus Life's Mosaic resources or future program plans?  Email us at mosaic@umbc.edu

Questions about Campus Life's Interfaith Center? Email us at interfaith@umbc.edu.  

Questions about Campus Life's Queer Student Lounge or LGBTQ+ resources? Email us at lgbtq@umbc.edu.

- Campus Life's Mosaic, Interfaith Center and Queer Student Lounge Staff

Posted: August 27, 2018, 8:46 AM