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  • UMBC researchers invent a new technique to eliminate PCBs

    invention will remove dangerous pollutant from waterways
    April 10, 2019 by Sarah Hansen UMBC professors Kevin Sowers and Upal Ghosh have advanced a new technique to eliminate PCBs—one of the most persistent, pervasive, and dangerous chemical...
    Posted: April 11, 2019 3:18 PM
  • UMBC welcomes executive director, cybersecurity initiatives

    Donna Ruginski joins Office of the VP for Research
    April 9, 2019 by Megan Hanks “Cybersecurity research is important because we live in a connected world. As a society, we have an expectation to conduct professional business in a safe and...
    Posted: April 9, 2019 4:00 PM
  • UMBC ranks #3 in 2019 THE University Impact Ranking

    recogniized for global social and economic impact
    April 5, 2019 by Dinah Winnick Times Higher Education has just named UMBC #3 in the nation in achieving social and economic impact. This 2019 University Impact Ranking measures how well...
    Posted: April 7, 2019 6:53 PM
  • UMBC among top universities who receive federal funding

    NSF releases survey of expenditures for fiscal year 2017
    December 20, 2018 by Megan Hanks The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently released its latest Higher Education Research and Development (HERD) survey, including UMBC among the top...
    Posted: December 24, 2018 12:53 PM
  • Faculty receive awards to pursue new research endeavors

    START, SURFF funding to COEIT ffaculty and UMBC colleagues
    December 18, 2018 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s Office of the Vice President for Research recently presented awards to support the work of two dozen UMBC faculty examining topics from health...
    Posted: December 19, 2018 3:47 PM
  • Twenty years of the Baltimore Ecosystem Study

    An icon of urban ecology research
    November 2, 2018 by Sarah Hansen The Baltimore Ecosystem Study (BES) is one of only two urban Long-Term Ecological Research projects initially funded by the National Science Foundation,...
    Posted: November 5, 2018 7:14 AM
  • UMBC, NASA, & partners mount intensive air quality study

    will provide a snapshot of Chesapeake Bay region
    August 21, 2018 by Sarah Hansen This summer, students and faculty from UMBC and three additional universities teamed up with NASA researchers and Maryland’s Department of the Environment...
    Posted: August 22, 2018 7:41 AM
  • UMBC launches infrastructure-focused cybersecurity research

    collaboration with Japanese and UK partners
    July 5, 2018 by Megan Hanks UMBC is one of three leading academic institutions collaborating on a new research initiative that focuses on cybersecurity for critical national infrastructures,...
    Posted: July 5, 2018 3:58 PM
  • New UMBC initiative celebrates exceptional faculty

    celebrates faculty who go above and beyond
    June 21, 2018 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s Office of the Provost has launched a university-wide initiative to celebrate faculty who go above and beyond as educators, scholars, and leaders on campus...
    Posted: June 21, 2018 5:01 PM
  • UMBC named a top destination for international students

    also named one of the world’s best young universities
    June 7, 2018 by  Kait McCaffrey Times Higher Education has again recognized UMBC as one of the world’s top young universities through the Golden Age University Rankings. The goal of the...
    Posted: June 12, 2018 8:21 AM