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  • UMBC President Hrabowski Recipient of ASME leadership award

    Ralph Coats Roe Medal recognizes contribution to engineering
    UMBC President Freeman Hrabowski is the 2015 recipient of the Ralph Coats Roe Medal, which is awarded by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. The Ralph Coe Medal was presented at the ASME...
    Posted: July 28, 2015 8:47 AM
  • Marie desJardins, Computer Science, teaches summer course

    Maryland HS teachers to deliver AP Computer Science
    Marie desJardins, professor of computer science and electrical engineering, is working to implement a new high school computing class across the state of Maryland to attract more women and...
    Posted: July 23, 2015 11:47 AM
  • Amy Hurst, Information Systems, Featured on NSF Website

    publshed "Discoveries" article about Assistive Tech Research
    Posted on July 9, 2015 by Max Cole On July 6, the National Science Foundation (NSF) published an article in its “Discoveries” section featuring Amy Hurst’s assistive technology...
    Posted: July 13, 2015 3:21 PM
  • Govind Rao, CBEE, speaks to BioProcess Online

    describes research and delivery of on-demand pharmaceuticals
    Posted on June 30, 2015 by Achsah Callahan When the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Battlefield Medicine site found that soldiers posted overseas can sometimes go...
    Posted: July 6, 2015 11:06 AM
  • UMBC Participates in WPI Institute on Project-Based Learning

    Marie desJardins (incoming COEIT Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Computer Science) led a team of six administrators from UMBC that attended the inaugural Institute on...
    Posted: July 5, 2015 9:12 PM
  • DARPA awards CAST $8M for new phase of drug delivery project

    June 24, 2015 1:44 PM By Sarah Hansen ’15, M.S., Biological Sciences   The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) recently renewed a grant for approximately eight million...
    Posted: June 26, 2015 5:39 AM
  • Tough Competition : Baja SAE Maryland 2015

    UMBC hosts national automotive engineering and design event
    One hundred teams, including 30 international teams from eight countries, gathered at Budds Creek Motocross Race Track for the action-packed Baja SAE Maryland 2015 competition, hosted May 7-10 by...
    Posted: June 11, 2015 5:00 PM
  • Marie desJardins, computer science, leads NSF-funded project

    project will increase state support of computing education
    Press Release 15-060 College Board and NSF expand partnership to bring computer science classes to high schools across the U.S. College Board to endorse resources developed and piloted with NSF...
    Posted: June 11, 2015 10:13 AM
  • Kavita Krishnaswamy, CSEE PhD student, featured on website

    NSF features her research on adaptive technologies
    Posted on June 3, 2015 by Achsah Callahan Kavita Krishnaswamy ’07, computer science and mathematics, Ph. D. candidate, computer science and electrical engineering, was featured on the...
    Posted: June 10, 2015 4:40 PM
  • Antonio Moreira Visits Argentina for STEM Education Talks

    Posted on June 8, 2015 by Achsah Callahan The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of International Information Programs recently invited Antonio Moreira, vice provost of Academic...
    Posted: June 9, 2015 4:44 PM