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  • Don Engel selected for APLU Research Leader Fellows

    one of eight participants nationwide program
    July 18, 2017 by  Sarah Hansen Don Engel, UMBC’s assistant vice president for research, has been selected as one of just eight participants nationwide in the new Research Leader Fellows program...
    Posted: July 19, 2017 9:14 AM
  • UMBC named one of the nation’s top academic workplaces

    for 8th consecutive year
    July 17, 2017 by Dinah Winnick The Chronicle of Higher Education has just named UMBC one of the nation’s top academic workplaces for the eighth year in a row. UMBC is one of 18 large...
    Posted: July 17, 2017 3:33 PM
  • 2017 Maryland Incubator Company of the Year Awards

    three bwtech@UMBC startups recognized
    July 14, 2017 by Megan Hanks Each year, Maryland Incubator Company of the Year (ICOY) Awards recognize the achievements of current and past incubator companies in the state. In 2017, three...
    Posted: July 14, 2017 3:44 PM
  • Greg Szeto uses experimental tests and computational models

    Better prediction of patient responses to immunotherapy
    July 14, 2017 by Megan Hanks As a Washington Post article highlighted, some doctors are now using immunotherapy—stimulating the body’s own immune response to tackle disease in targeted...
    Posted: July 14, 2017 3:36 PM
  • UMBC recognized again as a "great investment” for students

    Forbes and Money magazines share top value profiles
    July 11, 2017 by Dinah Winnick Both Forbes and Money magazines have again recognized UMBC as one of the top value universities nationwide, providing one of the best investments that students...
    Posted: July 12, 2017 7:32 AM
  • New iCyberCenter will help international cyber companies

    establish U.S. presence at bwtech@UMBC
    July 7, 2017 by Dinah Winnick The bwtech@UMBC research and technology park has officially launched the iCyberCenter@bwtech to support companies from the United Kingdom and other nations as they...
    Posted: July 7, 2017 3:19 PM
  • American Democracy Project honors Provost Philip Rous

    recognized for leadership in civic engagement
    June 30, 2017 by Megan Hanks The Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement Meeting (CLDE17) held in Baltimore this month offered an opportunity for students, faculty, and staff from colleges...
    Posted: June 30, 2017 2:36 PM
  • Using AI to translate legalese before online users “agree”

    Every day, people interact with large amounts of text online, including legal documents they might quickly skim and sign without full, careful review. In an article recently published in The...
    Posted: June 30, 2017 9:27 AM
  • National media coverage of UMBC leadership

    highlights collaboration as key to inclusive campus culture
    For 25 years President Freeman Hrabowski has led UMBC’s growth as a teaching and research powerhouse with a reputation for inclusive excellence, in partnership with colleagues across the...
    Posted: June 26, 2017 1:36 PM
  • 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