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  • UMBC's Amy Hurst and William Easley connect Baltimore youth

    Digital Harbor Foundation 3D printing makerspace
    September 19, 2017 by Megan Hanks In the heart of Baltimore’s Federal Hill, the Digital Harbor Foundation (DHF) is bustling with students of all ages. The building features makerspaces that...
    Posted: September 19, 2017 12:03 PM
  • Luke Roberts ’12 launches “My Phone Feeds Kids” initiative

    September 1, 2017 by News and Stories for UMBC Alumni “What makes you come alive?” That’s a question Luke Roberts ’12, M20, mechanical engineering, found himself asking more and more a few...
    Posted: September 18, 2017 9:18 AM
  • Lauren Mazzoli '15 and '17 honored as Rising Star

    2017 Alumni Awards Ceremony 2017 to be held 10/5
    September 15, 2017 by News and Stories for UMBC Alumni In the weeks leading up to the Alumni Awards Ceremony, we’ll be profiling each honoree in more detail here on our blog. Today, meet Lauren...
    Posted: September 18, 2017 9:14 AM
  • UMBC students pair with alumni mentors for internships

    leadership & mentorship experiences expand skills & networks
    September 8, 2017 by Megan Hanks During the summer months, hundreds of UMBC students immersed themselves in high-value internships at companies, nonprofits, and government agencies. There,...
    Posted: September 13, 2017 8:21 AM
  • Growing UMBC community celebrates 2018 U.S. News spotlight

    national recognition for innovation (#7) and teaching (#13)
    September 12, 2017 by Dinah Winnick As UMBC welcomes its largest freshman class ever this fall, Retrievers have three more reasons to feel confident in their college choice: The 2018 U.S. News...
    Posted: September 12, 2017 10:00 AM
  • 2017 Alumni Awards

    September 11, 2017 by UMBC Community News Each year, the UMBC Alumni Association celebrates UMBC graduates and faculty who have made outstanding contributions to the University, their...
    Posted: September 12, 2017 7:06 AM
  • UMBC’s 20th Summer Undergraduate Research Fest

    spotlights emerging science talent from across the nation
    September 7, 2017 by Sarah Hansen Marking the last weeks of the season, UMBC’s University Center Ballroom buzzed with a contagious energy last month as more than 150 undergraduate and high...
    Posted: September 8, 2017 4:09 PM
  • UMBC to launch first-of-its-kind big data training

    interdisciplinary course funded by three-year NSF grant
    September 1, 2017 by Sarah Hansen Today, data of all kinds is generated at a nearly incomprehensible rate, creating endless opportunities for advances in fields from health care to education....
    Posted: September 1, 2017 4:31 PM
  • Prof. Gymama Slaughter to develop bioreactors

    could pause the clock for life-saving organ transplants
    August 28, 2017 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s Gymama Slaughter will develop a bioreactor to extend the viability of lifesaving human organs as they await transplant through a major new grant from the...
    Posted: August 28, 2017 3:05 PM
  • Keith J. Bowman named new dean of COEIT

    August 14, 2017 by Megan Hanks Keith J. Bowman has begun his tenure as the new dean of UMBC’s College of Engineering and Information Technology (COEIT). He joined UMBC on August 1, 2017, from...
    Posted: August 15, 2017 10:27 AM