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  • UMBC faculty awarded NSF grant to shrink tumors

    grant to develop approach using heat and nanoparticles
    October 18, 2017 by  Megan Hanks The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded funding to a group of UMBC faculty in two Colleges to study how applying heat to drug-carrying nanoparticles...
    Posted: October 19, 2017 9:26 AM
  • GRIT-X talks showcase outstanding faculty and alumni

    share experiences “from outer space to inner space”
    October 18, 2017 by Sarah Hansen Nine distinguished faculty and alumni shared their stories at GRIT-X, a TED talk-style event during UMBC’s Homecoming. Karl Steiner, UMBC vice president for...
    Posted: October 18, 2017 1:35 PM
  • 2017 Alumni Awards celebrates UMBC alumni and faculty

    impressive contributions across Colleges and disciplines
    October 12, 2017 by Megan Hanks The UMBC community gathered for the 2017 UMBC Alumni Awards on October 5 in the Linehan Concert Hall to celebrate individuals who have made impressive...
    Posted: October 12, 2017 3:28 PM
  • Alums in the News: Kavita Krishnaswamy ’07 in Baltimore Sun

    designs robotic devices that are discussed around the world
    September 28, 2017 by News and Stories for UMBC Alumni Kavita Krishnaswamy ’07, mathematics and computer science, a current Ph.D. candidate at UMBC, has earned research funding through a...
    Posted: October 2, 2017 4:52 PM
  • Alumni Awards 2017: Steven Storck ’08, '09, '14

    Mechanical Engineering alumni honoree at this years' event
    September 27, 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 Steven...
    Posted: September 28, 2017 8:01 AM
  • UMBC Homecoming 2017-- Grit-X Talks Schedule

    Back by popular demand from our 50th Anniversary weekend, it’s Grit-X! Head to UMBC’s Black Box Theatre on Saturday, October 14, from 10 a.m. to noon, and be enlightened by some of the most...
    Posted: September 26, 2017 5:54 PM
  • Alumni Awards 2017: Kafui Dzirasa ’01, Chemical Engineering

    September 25, 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 Kafui...
    Posted: September 25, 2017 1:04 PM
  • Alumni Awards 2017: Marc Zupan, Mechanical Engineering

    September 22, 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 Marc...
    Posted: September 25, 2017 12:27 PM
  • UMBC holds third How Girls Code camp

    connects young women to computer science and robotics
    September 20, 2017 by Megan Hanks How Girls Code held its third annual camp at UMBC this past summer, enrolling a record 130 girls in grades 3 – 9. Supported by a grant from the National...
    Posted: September 20, 2017 4:13 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