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  • Delegation from University of Kassel in Germany visits UMBC

    to grow interdisciplinary exchange program
    September 9, 2016 by Sarah Hansen Eight administrators and faculty members from the University of Kassel in central Germany visited UMBC from August 29 to September 2 to build on a thriving...
    Posted: September 12, 2016 12:35 PM
  • Three UMBC faculty awarded two of 18 new NSF grants

    to support multidisciplinary research related to the brain
    September 8, 2016 by Megan Hanks Three UMBC faculty have been awarded two of 18 new grants announced by the National Science Foundation under the Neural and Cognitive Systems (NCS) program to...
    Posted: September 9, 2016 7:17 AM
  • Hrabowski Fund for Innovation awards grants

    Four unique faculty initiatives receive funding
    September 8, 2016 by Megan Hanks Each year, the Hrabowski Fund for Innovation provides funding to faculty initiatives that challenge students to be active in their education and encourage...
    Posted: September 8, 2016 11:39 AM
  • Baltimore Magazine features UMBC in its 2016 College guide

    September 2, 2016 by Sarah Hansen Readers of this year’s Baltimore Magazine guide to popular colleges in Maryland opened the publication to see a full-page vibrant photo of UMBC’s campus, taken...
    Posted: September 6, 2016 12:11 PM
  • UMBC researchers develop new flash flood alert system

    New technology will combine sensors and social media
    September 6, 2016 by Megan Hanks Severe storms and rapidly accumulating rain recently contributed to historic flooding that caused extreme damage to the main street of Ellicott City,...
    Posted: September 6, 2016 11:48 AM
  • Nanoparticles promote blood clotting after traumatic injury

    Prof. Erin Lavik develops nanoparticle that will save lives
    September 2, 2016 by Megan Hanks When a person suffers a severe injury, it is crucial that any bleeding is stopped quickly. While there are many ways to stop external bleeding, current methods...
    Posted: September 4, 2016 6:49 PM
  • Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates at UMBC

    College students from across the U.S. to participate
    September 1, 2016 by Sarah Hansen Each summer dozens of college students from around the nation travel to UMBC to take advantage of the university’s leading research facilities and faculty.  This...
    Posted: September 2, 2016 7:47 AM
  • UMBC named one of the nation’s top universities

    2017 Princeton Review guide
    August 30, 2016 by Dinah Winnick Princeton Review has again selected UMBC as one of the nation’s top universities for undergraduate education, featured in its flagship guide, The Best 381...
    Posted: August 30, 2016 2:52 PM
  • UMBC alumni connect with fellow Retrievers in Baltimore

    Summer internships pair current students with alumni mentors
    August 26, 2016 by Megan Hanks Each year several hundred UMBC students take advantage of the summer months to explore careers related to their majors, expand their knowledge and skills, and learn...
    Posted: August 29, 2016 11:47 AM
  • Hennigan (CBEE) Research Highlighted in UMBC Magazine

    "Bright Futures" feature showcases faculty research
    Bright Futures August 16, 2016 · by UMBC Alumni · in Stories UMBC’s growing reputation as a hub for research with powerful impact isn’t founded on the achievements of renowned scholars who...
    Posted: August 19, 2016 8:40 AM