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  • UMBC Mock Trial takes top prize, undefeated at 8-0

    Georgetown University's 8th annual Hilltop Invitational Tour
    February 4, 2019 by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque UMBC Mock Trial took first in late January at Georgetown University’s 8th annual Hilltop Invitational Tournament, with UMBC’s A team...
    Posted: February 4, 2019 9:14 PM
  • Our new associate dean for research & faculty development

    Dr. Erin Lavik of chemical, biochemical and environmental engineering has been appointed as the College’s first associate dean forresearch and faculty development. Dr. Lavik received a ScD in...
    Posted: February 4, 2019 2:17 PM
  • 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
  • Online master’s in information systems ranked in top 20

    U.S. News and World Report 2019 rankings
    January 15, 2019 by Megan Hanks U.S. News has recognized UMBC’s online master’s degree in information systems as one of the top 20 in the nation in new online degree rankings announced today....
    Posted: January 15, 2019 10:06 AM
  • Countering Russian disinformation the Baltic nations’ way

    The story "Countering Russian disinformation the Baltic nations’ way" by Terry Thompson, Adjunct Instructor in Cybersecurity, University of Maryland, Baltimore County first appeared The...
    Posted: January 11, 2019 2:22 PM
  • Hour of Code brings Baltimore 3rd and 4th graders to UMBC

    students come to campus for introduction to computing
    January 10, 2019 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s Computer Science Education student group recently hosted the third annual Hour of Code event on campus. This popular community event is an...
    Posted: January 10, 2019 3:37 PM
  • UMBC again named one of Baltimore’s top places to work

    January 9, 2019 by Dinah Winnick The Baltimore Sun has named UMBC one of the “Top Workplaces” in the Baltimore region for 2018. UMBC ranked eighth among all large employers in the region—the...
    Posted: January 9, 2019 6:06 PM
  • Times Higher Ed spotlights UMBC

    as a model in supporting student achievement
    January 4, 2019 by Dinah Winnick This week, Times Higher Education shined a spotlight on UMBC’s advancements in graduating more low-income and minority students in the sciences—what it calls...
    Posted: January 8, 2019 11:28 AM
  • UMBC places 10th at Pan-Am Team Chess Championship

    January 2, 2019 by Megan Hanks UMBC Chess finished tenth overall at the 2018 Pan-American Intercollegiate Team Chess Championship, held in San Francisco, California, December 27 – 30. The...
    Posted: January 3, 2019 1:52 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