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  • Support for STEM grad students from underrepresented groups

    UMBC featured as a national model
    November 10, 2016 by Sarah Hansen The Christian Science Monitor recently examined challenges that many graduate students from underrepresented groups experience, such as isolation, mentors who...
    Posted: November 11, 2016 8:14 AM
  • UMBC faculty celebrate opportunities to expand collaboration

    explore overlapping research and creative interests
    November 8, 2016 by Sarah Hansen “The complex problems we face do not organize themselves neatly into the categories we’re used to,” says Carole McCann, professor and chair of gender and women’s...
    Posted: November 10, 2016 7:43 AM
  • Research symposium attracts a record number of students

    Students from across the mid-Atlantic come to UMBC
    November 8, 2016 by Sarah Hansen UMBC’s 19th Undergraduate Research Symposium in Chemical and Biological Sciences on October 22, 2016, drew a record number of talented young researchers from...
    Posted: November 10, 2016 7:29 AM
  • Recognizing decades of exemplary scholarship and service

    UMBC honors faculty fellows in College and at UMBC
    November 7, 2016 by Sarah Hansen On November 1, the UMBC community celebrated faculty who have earned exemplary recognition as fellows by their professional associations and societies....
    Posted: November 8, 2016 11:39 AM
  • UMBC students participate in interactive conversation

    Northrop Grumman's “Building the Cyber Workforce”
    November 3, 2016 by Megan Hanks Responding to the rapid growth of the cybersecurity industry, including a steep uptick in the demand for qualified cybersecurity professionals, Lauren Mazzoli ‘15,...
    Posted: November 4, 2016 3:41 PM
  • Kimberly Ellison-Taylor ('93 information systems management)

    New chairman of the board of directors for the AICPA
    Kimberly Ellison-Taylor ’93, information systems management, is the new chairman of the board of directors for the American Institute of CPAs. Ms. Ellison-Taylor is head of global account strategy...
    Posted: November 2, 2016 8:22 AM
  • Oliver Myers ('94, '96, '07 ME) - Meyerhoff Scholar (M1)

    Spoke to USM Foundation: Meyerhoff impact on life and career
    Oliver Myers ’94, M1, mechanical engineering, M.S. ’96, mechanical engineering, and Ph.D. ’07, mechanical engineering, who’s now an associate professor of mechanical engineering at Clemson...
    Posted: November 2, 2016 8:20 AM
  • U.S. News recognizes UMBC as top global university for 2017

    October 25, 2016 by Dinah Winnick Just one month after honoring UMBC’s continued national leadership in teaching and innovation, U.S. News & World Report has recognized UMBC as a global...
    Posted: October 27, 2016 1:46 PM
  • Limiting risk with internet-connected devices

    Anupam Joshi offers advice after far-reaching cyberattack
    October 26, 2016 by Megan Hanks Last week’s cyber attack interrupted internet use for millions of people, and while this particular attack is likely over, the possibility of future similar...
    Posted: October 27, 2016 1:37 PM
  • New virtual reality space at UMBC

    reduces distance between computers, data and people
    October 21, 2016 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s new PI^2 Immersive Hybrid Reality Lab will allow faculty and students to interact with data in different, more visual ways than they have before, reducing...
    Posted: October 25, 2016 8:11 AM