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  • 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
  • Erin Lavik’s dynamic TEDxBroadway talk

    connects theatre and engineering
    May 25, 2016 by Megan Hanks When Erin Lavik, professor of chemical, biochemical and environmental engineering, was pursuing her graduate degree, she was required to pursue a minor outside of...
    Posted: May 25, 2016 6:08 PM
  • U.S. using “cyberbombs” to protect against online threats

    UMBC cybersecurity experts explain
    May 24, 2016 by Megan Hanks U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work recently spoke about cyberwarfare and U.S. efforts to fight online security threats, leaving analysts wondering about the...
    Posted: May 25, 2016 10:43 AM
  • Former Apple CEO and tech investor John Sculley visits UMBC

    learns about engineering innovations at UMBC and CAST
    May 23, 2016 by Sarah Hansen John Sculley, former CEO of Apple and Pepsi-Cola and currently entrepreneur and investor in high-tech startups, visited the Center for Advanced Sensor Technology...
    Posted: May 24, 2016 8:31 AM
  • Marc Olano (CSEE) at TEDx event May 5, 2016

    technology changes the way that we think about about reality
    May 23, 2016 by Megan Hanks Marc Olano, associate professor of computer science and electrical engineering, offered attendees of TEDxTowson 2016 a look into how technology has changed the way we...
    Posted: May 24, 2016 8:28 AM
  • UMBC honors Class of 2016

    May 20, 2016 by Dinah Winnick Thousands of friends, family members, faculty and staff gathered to celebrate the tremendous achievements of UMBC’s Class of 2016, nearly 2,000 strong, at the...
    Posted: May 23, 2016 7:55 AM