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  • 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
  • CSEE group demos smart fabric for gesture recognition

    TechBreakfast MeetUp meets monthly
    Posted Saturday, May 30th, 2015        CSEE Ph.D. student Alexander Nelson and faculty Ryan Robucci and Nilanjan Banerjee participated in the monthly TechBreakfast...
    Posted: June 1, 2015 6:49 AM
  • Gaming Gets Real : 2015 Microsoft Imagine Cup

    UMBC competes in the “final four” of game development
    In a year of tremendous success in national competition — with UMBC teams vying for titles in the "final four" of men's soccer and chess — another team of talented UMBC students is heading to a...
    Posted: May 29, 2015 1:32 PM
  • Kavita Krishnaswamy (PhD candidate) at Refresh Baltimore

    spoke about how robots can help people with disabilities
    Kavita Krishnaswamy ’07, computer science and mathematics, Ph.D. candidate, computer science and electrical engineering, spoke at Refresh Baltimore about how robots can help people with...
    Posted: May 27, 2015 9:56 AM
  • CyberDawgs take 1st at Kaizen Capture the Flag event

    Posted Thursday, May 21st, 2015        Earlier this week, UMBC CyberDawg Christopher Gardner took first place out of approximately fifty competitors at Booz Allen...
    Posted: May 22, 2015 6:28 AM
  • Video game professionals to provide feedback to students

    Prof. Marc Olano invites video game pros to final exams
    Marc Olano, computer science and electrical engineering, invited video game professionals to provide feedback to UMBC class that launched two new video games. Both games were funded using grant...
    Posted: May 21, 2015 7:51 AM