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  • UMBC faculty research works to reduce pollution in waterways

    May 15, 2017 by Megan Hanks Each day, consumers use a broad range of personal care products, including antibacterial soaps, shampoos and conditioners, perfumes, cosmetics, and deodorants. In a...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 1:28 PM
  • Daniel Ocasio, UMBC’s 2017 valedictorian

    to pursue environmental engineering Ph.D.
    May 13, 2017 by  Megan Hanks Daniel Ocasio B.S., Chemical Engineering Summa Cum Laude, Certificate: Honors College Hometown: Severn, Maryland Plans: Ph.D., UC Berkeley UMBC fosters a...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 8:00 AM
  • Gloria Opoku-Boateng becomes a user experience researcher

    after Ph.D. on gaming and mental acuity
    May 13, 2017 by Megan Hanks Gloria Opoku-Boateng Ph.D. Information Systems Magna Cum Laude Hometown: Laurel, Maryland Plans: User Experience Research Scientist, Northrop Grumman...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 7:57 AM
  • Andrew Lee, engineer who enjoys teaching robotics

    pursues Ph.D. at University of Guelph
    May 13, 2017 by Megan Hanks Andrew Lee M.S., Mechanical Engineering Summa Cum Laude Hometown: Ellicott City, Maryland Plans: Ph.D., University of Guelph UMBC provides an environment in...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 7:53 AM
  • Natacha Ngea, future software engineer

    reflects on the impact of mentorship
    May 13, 2017 by  Megan Hanks Natacha Ngea B.S., Computer Engineering Hometown: Yaounde, Cameroon Plans: Software engineer, Harris Corporation I have had multiple mentors and coaches at...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 7:50 AM
  • Matthew Landen pursues security-focused computer science PhD

    May 13, 2017 by Megan Hanks Matthew Landen B.S., Computer Science and Mathematics Summa Cum Laude Hometown: Ellicott City, Maryland Plans: Ph.D., Georgia Tech UMBC has taught me the...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 7:46 AM
  • Gabrielle Salib, inspired to boost STEM access

    focuses on human-centered computing
    May 12, 2017 by Megan Hanks Gabrielle Salib B.S., Interdisciplinary Studies (Human-Centered Computing) Hometown: Millersville, Maryland Plans: Ph.D., Drexel University Throughout my four...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 7:41 AM
  • Andreas Seas pursues biomedical engineering M.D./Ph.D.

    while supporting next generation of diverse STEM students
    May 12, 2017 by Megan Hanks Andreas Seas B.S., Chemical Engineering Summa Cum Laude, Certificate: Honors College Hometown: Ellicott City, Maryland Plans: M.D./Ph.D., Duke University...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 7:37 AM
  • UMBC forum highlights interdisciplinary collaboration

    speakers discussed aging research
    May 12, 2017 by Sarah Hansen The spring 2017 UMBC Research Forum focused on innovative research in aging and the life course—a notably far-reaching area of study that transcends a diverse range...
    Posted: May 12, 2017 2:32 PM
  • UMBC’s 2017 NSF Graduate Research Fellows

    current, recent students prepare for groundbreaking careers
    May 12, 2017 by Megan Hanks Three current undergraduate students and one recent alumna have received highly competitive National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Awards...
    Posted: May 12, 2017 12:27 PM