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  • UMBC named as one of the world’s top universities

    Center for World University Rankings for 2017 released
    October 24, 2017 by Kait McCaffrey The Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) named UMBC as one of the top universities in the world according to their 2017 report released last week....
    Posted: October 25, 2017 7:43 AM
  • UMBC faculty awarded NSF grant to shrink tumors

    grant to develop approach using heat and nanoparticles
    October 18, 2017 by  Megan Hanks The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded funding to a group of UMBC faculty in two Colleges to study how applying heat to drug-carrying nanoparticles...
    Posted: October 19, 2017 9:26 AM
  • GRIT-X talks showcase outstanding faculty and alumni

    share experiences “from outer space to inner space”
    October 18, 2017 by Sarah Hansen Nine distinguished faculty and alumni shared their stories at GRIT-X, a TED talk-style event during UMBC’s Homecoming. Karl Steiner, UMBC vice president for...
    Posted: October 18, 2017 1:35 PM
  • 2017 Alumni Awards celebrates UMBC alumni and faculty

    impressive contributions across Colleges and disciplines
    October 12, 2017 by Megan Hanks The UMBC community gathered for the 2017 UMBC Alumni Awards on October 5 in the Linehan Concert Hall to celebrate individuals who have made impressive...
    Posted: October 12, 2017 3:28 PM
  • UMBC participates in national study on Ph.D. career pathways

    October 4, 2017 by  Sarah Hansen UMBC is one of 29 universities nationwide joining forces to better serve Ph.D. students by examining the broad range of pathways they take from graduate school...
    Posted: October 5, 2017 7:12 AM
  • Retrievers gear up for action-packed UMBC Homecoming

    events for whole UMBC community scheduled Oct 5 thru Oct 14
    October 3, 2017 by Dinah Winnick With black and gold streamers flying across campus and pathways covered in paw prints, UMBC is busy preparing for an action-packed Homecoming 2017. Running...
    Posted: October 3, 2017 4:04 PM
  • Alums in the News: Kavita Krishnaswamy ’07 in Baltimore Sun

    designs robotic devices that are discussed around the world
    September 28, 2017 by News and Stories for UMBC Alumni Kavita Krishnaswamy ’07, mathematics and computer science, a current Ph.D. candidate at UMBC, has earned research funding through a...
    Posted: October 2, 2017 4:52 PM
  • Times Higher Ed and Wall Street Journal recognize UMBC

    World University Rankings of top global and US universities
    September 27, 2017 by Dinah Winnick Times Higher Education (THE) has again recognized UMBC as one of the world’s top universities in its closely watched 2018 rankings, announced late Tuesday...
    Posted: September 28, 2017 8:08 AM
  • Alumni Awards 2017: Steven Storck ’08, '09, '14

    Mechanical Engineering alumni honoree at this years' event
    September 27, 2017 by News and Stories for UMBC Alumni In the weeks leading up to the Alumni Awards Ceremony, we’ll be profiling each honoree in more detail here on our blog. Today, meet Steven...
    Posted: September 28, 2017 8:01 AM
  • UMBC Homecoming 2017-- Grit-X Talks Schedule

    Back by popular demand from our 50th Anniversary weekend, it’s Grit-X! Head to UMBC’s Black Box Theatre on Saturday, October 14, from 10 a.m. to noon, and be enlightened by some of the most...
    Posted: September 26, 2017 5:54 PM