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  • UMBC kicks off statewide public service scholars programs

    Summer 2017 includes four initiatives across the state
    June 22, 2017 by Dinah Winnick UMBC has marked the start of summer by hosting statewide kickoff events for Maryland’s newest group of public service scholars, who will serve at state agencies...
    Posted: June 23, 2017 7:11 AM
  • UMBC launches Grit & Greatness campaign

    big breakthroughs, true partnerships, and transforming lives
    June 16, 2017 by Jenny O'Grady UMBC launched a new $150 million campaign on June 9, on the heels of a joyful 50th anniversary year, by coming together in harmony, quite literally. With...
    Posted: June 20, 2017 10:24 AM
  • Helena Mentis' research uses activity trackers and sensors

    treatment plans for patients with Parkinson’s disease
    June 16, 2017 by  Megan Hanks Helena Mentis, assistant professor of information systems and 2016 recipient of a prestigious NSF CAREER Award, is seeing results in new research using activity...
    Posted: June 19, 2017 7:56 AM
  • bwtech@UMBC has formally received RISE Zone designation

    June 14, 2017 by Megan Hanks The bwtech@UMBC research and technology park has formally received Regional Institution Strategic Enterprise (RISE) Zone designation from the Maryland Department...
    Posted: June 15, 2017 7:57 AM
  • Hackathon participants “Innovate Good” through technology

    June 6, 2017 by Megan Hanks Ahead of final exams this spring, nearly 200 students gathered at UMBC  for “Innovate Good,” a hackathon co-hosted by HackUMBC and The Shriver Center, UMBC’s hub...
    Posted: June 6, 2017 2:51 PM
  • UMBC’s spring 2017 commencement honors each student’s story

    June 2, 2017 by Dinah Winnick The Retriever community came together late last week to celebrate UMBC’s final spring commencement in downtown Baltimore’s Royal Farms Arena. Two decades after...
    Posted: June 2, 2017 3:51 PM
  • UMBC Baseball heads to NCAA tournament

    May 30, 2017 by Dinah Winnick For the first time in program history, UMBC Baseball has won the America East championship and received an automatic bid to the Winston-Salem Regional for the...
    Posted: May 31, 2017 10:30 AM
  • Global leaders in research & industry address Class of 2017

    May 23, 2017 by Megan Hanks UMBC will welcome two alumni—known today as global leaders in their fields—as commencement speakers at this spring’s undergraduate and graduate commencement...
    Posted: May 24, 2017 2:12 PM
  • Ting Zhu receives NSF CAREER Award

    Developing “Internet of Things” technology
    May 17, 2017 by Megan Hanks The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Ting Zhu, assistant professor of computer science and electrical engineering, its prestigious CAREER Award for his...
    Posted: May 17, 2017 2:27 PM
  • Alums in the News: Tobin, Dzirasa receive top honors

    May 15, 2017 by News and Stories for UMBC Alumni The Baltimore-based software company Fearless (formerly Fearless Solutions), founded by Delali Dzirasa ’04, computer engineering, has been named...
    Posted: May 16, 2017 8:00 AM