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  • UMBC partners with local community colleges

    teams collaborate to boost transfer student success in STEM
    October 18, 2018 by Sarah Hansen UMBC welcomes a large number of students from community colleges every semester, including in STEM majors. To better support these students, UMBC...
    Posted: October 19, 2018 3:51 PM
  • Third annual UMBC GRIT-X talks held

    highlight thought-provoking ideas, experiences, & discovery
    October 17, 2018 by Sarah Hansen Artists, scientists, and social change agents from across UMBC presented the third annual GRIT-X talks on October 13, sharing their ideas and perspectives...
    Posted: October 18, 2018 10:20 AM
  • Alumna launches translational science program at Shady Grove

    UMBC Magazine | Sarah Hansen M.S. '15 | October 5, 2018 For Annica Wayman M6, ’99, mechanical engineering, this fall marks a homecoming wrapped up in a new beginning. After eight years...
    Posted: October 17, 2018 2:39 PM
  • Alumni startup at bwtech@UMBC earns unique award

    UMBC research team works with artificial intelligence
    October 16, 2018 by Megan Hanks The artificial intelligence startup RedShred—cofounded by two UMBC alumni and housed in the bwtech@UMBC incubator—has received a rare Phase II Small...
    Posted: October 16, 2018 8:37 PM
  • UMBC students win top prize at Maryland Cyber Challenge

    October 11, 2018 by Megan Hanks Busy teams of students clustered around laptops in a room overlooking Baltimore’s Inner Harbor on Tuesday, focused on solving as many challenges as possible...
    Posted: October 11, 2018 1:39 PM
  • UMBC connects thousands of students with top employers

    Recruiters from 140 employers from Google to GM visit UMBC
    October 9, 2018 by Megan Hanks More than 1,800 students arrived with resumes in hand to connect directly with top global and local companies, government agencies, and nonprofit...
    Posted: October 9, 2018 12:07 PM
  • UMBC Alumni Awards celebrate leadership, service, community

    October 8, 2018 by Sarah Hansen UMBC community members from the university’s first class to today kicked off Homecoming 2018 on October 4 with a celebration of UMBC Alumni Award winners....
    Posted: October 9, 2018 12:04 PM
  • Meet the team changing how people think about waste

    Porta-NERDs: EPA-supported research
    October 2, 2018 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s Lee Blaney is known for his innovative research on water and soil contamination, working to keep people and the environment healthy. His latest project...
    Posted: October 4, 2018 12:28 PM
  • Retriever Nation celebrates UMBC’s U.S. News rankings

    “top 10” in teaching and innovation
    September 10, 2018 by Dinah Winnick UMBC is again one of the top ten national universities in both undergraduate teaching and innovation, according to the 2019 Best Colleges rankings released...
    Posted: September 10, 2018 12:52 PM
  • UMBC named top US university with focus on diverse learning

    2019 Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Ed rankings
    September 6, 2018 by Dinah Winnick The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) and Times Higher Education (THE) have just released their popular college rankings for 2019, again naming UMBC one of the...
    Posted: September 6, 2018 12:22 PM