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  • The Daily Record highlights UMBC’s start-up boom

    July 6, 2016 by  Megan Hanks “In the past year, the University of Maryland, Baltimore County has launched five new startup companies,” writes reporter Dan Leaderman in The Daily...
    Posted: July 12, 2016 7:28 AM
  • UMB-UMBC Partnership Symposium

    celebrates research collaborations across campuse
    July 8, 2016 by Sarah Hansen UMBC and the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) celebrated new and recent recipients of UMB-UMBC Research and Innovation Partnership Grants at a symposium...
    Posted: July 10, 2016 5:08 PM
  • UMBC is one of the nation’s top 100 public universities

    recognized on Forbes Top Colleges list
    July 6, 2016 by Dinah Winnick The 9th annual FORBES Top Colleges list recognizes UMBC as one of the nation’s top 100 public colleges and universities. UMBC ranks #6 among mid-sized public...
    Posted: July 8, 2016 8:08 AM
  • What can be done after a cyber attack?

    UMBC cybersecurity expert offers tips following DNC breach
    June 28, 2016 by Megan Hanks On June 14, the Democratic National Committee announced that its computer system had been hacked. Rick Forno, director of UMBC’s graduate program in cybersecurity...
    Posted: June 29, 2016 9:03 AM
  • Rick Forno explains digital fingerprints in The Daily Record

    June 28, 2016 by Megan Hanks As they navigate the internet, people leave digital fingerprints in their wake, and companies regularly use this data to learn more about their customers and target...
    Posted: June 29, 2016 9:02 AM
  • Vincent Rentzsch ('16 IS) caps UMBC track and field career

    third trip to NCAA Championships
    June 9, 2016 by Dinah Winnick UMBC track and field athlete Vincent Rentzsch ’16, information systems, has capped his exceptional career as a Retriever with a 21st place finish in the javelin at...
    Posted: June 9, 2016 3:28 PM
  • App-tivism: Daniel Carter ’11 on making a difference in tech

    Posted 6/7/2016 by Julia Celtnieks ’13 (News and Stories for UMBC Alumni) Daniel Carter graduated in 2011 with a degree in political science and information systems. When Daniel Carter ’11,...
    Posted: June 8, 2016 7:42 AM
  • Developers + designers team up in new UMBC mobile app course

    June 6, 2016 by Sarah Hansen Effective mobile apps require solid visual and technical design. A new course launched in spring 2016 brought together UMBC arts and computer science students to...
    Posted: June 7, 2016 11:44 AM
  • Julie Ross talk about UMBC prepares students for the future

    Washington Post “Transformers” event May 18, 2016
    June 2, 2016 by Megan Hanks How do you prepare students for jobs that don’t exist yet? UMBC’s Julie Ross, dean of the College of Engineering and Information Technology, tackled this question...
    Posted: June 3, 2016 11:42 AM
  • U.S. News STEM Solutions panels held May 18-20, 2016

    conference highlights UMBC’s focus on inclusive excellence
    June 2, 2016 by Megan Hanks UMBC President Freeman Hrabowski and Dean Julie Ross, of the College of Engineering and Information Technology, shared powerful insights on how to support student...
    Posted: June 3, 2016 11:26 AM