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  • UMBC spotlights the power of collaboration and community

    Homecoming 2019 : new science building opens, GRIT-X talks
    October 21, 2019 by Sarah Hansen During the height of UMBC Homecoming festivities on October 12, the university community and supporters from across Maryland gathered to celebrate the opening...
    Posted: October 21, 2019 10:38 AM
  • UMBC’s Top 10 Highlights of 2018

    January 15, 2019 by Kait McCaffrey It wouldn’t be a proper farewell to 2018 without reminiscing about some of the biggest UMBC stories from the year. The Retrievers made NCAA history, the...
    Posted: January 16, 2019 1:52 PM
  • UMBC’s spring 2018 commencement

    honors student achievements, community values
    May 31, 2018 by Kait McCaffrey Thousands of Retriever graduates, family, and friends streamed into the new UMBC Event Center last week to celebrate spring commencement, as the ceremonies...
    Posted: June 1, 2018 1:40 PM
  • 2017 Winter Commencement Ceremonies

    UMBC welcomes over 1,200
    December 20, 2017 by Kait McCaffrey  “Savor this moment.” That was the charge from President Freeman Hrabowski as he addressed more than 1,200 graduating students during the 2017 Winter...
    Posted: January 2, 2018 11:00 AM
  • UMBC to build on success in shrinking carbon footprint

    Climate Action Plan continues commitment to environment
    September 20, 2017 by Sarah Hansen UMBC has begun the process of establishing an updated climate action plan, building on substantial success in decreasing the university’s carbon footprint...
    Posted: September 20, 2017 4:19 PM
  • National media coverage of UMBC leadership

    highlights collaboration as key to inclusive campus culture
    For 25 years President Freeman Hrabowski has led UMBC’s growth as a teaching and research powerhouse with a reputation for inclusive excellence, in partnership with colleagues across the...
    Posted: June 26, 2017 1:36 PM
  • UMBC launches Grit & Greatness campaign

    big breakthroughs, true partnerships, and transforming lives
    June 16, 2017 by Jenny O'Grady UMBC launched a new $150 million campaign on June 9, on the heels of a joyful 50th anniversary year, by coming together in harmony, quite literally. With...
    Posted: June 20, 2017 10:24 AM
  • bwtech@UMBC has formally received RISE Zone designation

    June 14, 2017 by Megan Hanks The bwtech@UMBC research and technology park has formally received Regional Institution Strategic Enterprise (RISE) Zone designation from the Maryland Department...
    Posted: June 15, 2017 7:57 AM
  • UMBC a case study for success supporting STEM students

    all backgrounds including traditionally underrepresented
    April 26, 2017 by  Sarah Hansen In a new article for Issues in Science and Technology, President Freeman Hrabowski and Peter Henderson, senior advisor to the president, describe the concerning...
    Posted: April 27, 2017 7:09 AM
  • President Hrabowski speak out to support March for Science

    Meyerhoff Scholars Program students, alumni deliver message
    April 21, 2017 by Dinah Winnick On April 22, 2017, millions around the world will march in support of the value of scientific research. Among them will be more than a hundred Meyerhoff...
    Posted: April 24, 2017 7:47 AM