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  • Chuck Eggleton receives Fulbright award in Colombia

    will teach global engineering and study cellular adhesion
    August 2, 2017 by Megan Hanks Chuck Eggleton, professor and chair of mechanical engineering, has received a Fulbright award to teach two engineering courses and conduct research at the...
    Posted: August 2, 2017 9:07 AM
  • Engineering & IT faculty honored for excellence in teaching

    July 31, 2017 by  Megan Hanks Two faculty in UMBC’s College of Engineering and Information Technology (COEIT) have received special honors, at the national level, in recognition of their...
    Posted: August 1, 2017 7:18 AM
  • UMBC programs that prepare students for high-demand careers

    Baltimore Sun highlights flexibility and accessibility
    July 28, 2017 by  Megan Hanks The latest special section on education in The Baltimore Sun highlights several UMBC programs that prepare students to succeed in careers in rapidly growing and...
    Posted: July 31, 2017 7:56 AM
  • UMBC IT leaders honored for supporting student success

    innovative data analytics receive Blackboard Catalyst Award
    July 28, 2017 by  Megan Hanks Three UMBC information technology (IT) leaders have received the Blackboard Catalyst Award for Leading Change in recognition of their work implementing...
    Posted: July 31, 2017 7:47 AM
  • Computer Science Ph.D. candidate receives research awards

    emerging scholar dedicated to diversity in computing
    July 26, 2017 by  Megan Hanks Kavita Krishnaswamy ’07, computer science and mathematics, Ph.D. ’18, computer science, has been named both a 2017 Microsoft Fellow and recipient of the Google...
    Posted: July 26, 2017 9:21 PM
  • Don Engel selected for APLU Research Leader Fellows

    one of eight participants nationwide program
    July 18, 2017 by  Sarah Hansen Don Engel, UMBC’s assistant vice president for research, has been selected as one of just eight participants nationwide in the new Research Leader Fellows program...
    Posted: July 19, 2017 9:14 AM
  • UMBC named one of the nation’s top academic workplaces

    for 8th consecutive year
    July 17, 2017 by Dinah Winnick The Chronicle of Higher Education has just named UMBC one of the nation’s top academic workplaces for the eighth year in a row. UMBC is one of 18 large...
    Posted: July 17, 2017 3:33 PM
  • 2017 Maryland Incubator Company of the Year Awards

    three bwtech@UMBC startups recognized
    July 14, 2017 by Megan Hanks Each year, Maryland Incubator Company of the Year (ICOY) Awards recognize the achievements of current and past incubator companies in the state. In 2017, three...
    Posted: July 14, 2017 3:44 PM
  • Greg Szeto uses experimental tests and computational models

    Better prediction of patient responses to immunotherapy
    July 14, 2017 by Megan Hanks As a Washington Post article highlighted, some doctors are now using immunotherapy—stimulating the body’s own immune response to tackle disease in targeted...
    Posted: July 14, 2017 3:36 PM
  • UMBC recognized again as a "great investment” for students

    Forbes and Money magazines share top value profiles
    July 11, 2017 by Dinah Winnick Both Forbes and Money magazines have again recognized UMBC as one of the top value universities nationwide, providing one of the best investments that students...
    Posted: July 12, 2017 7:32 AM