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April 22, 2020 by Megan Hanks The UMBC Cyber Dawgs ranked #1 among university teams in a challenging cybersecurity competition hosted virtually by the University of Maryland, College Park...
Posted: April 22, 2020 12:28 PM
April 15, 2020 by Megan Hanks When her courses moved online in mid-March due to the coronavirus pandemic, Sammie Maygers ‘20, chemical engineering, knew staying connected with her UMBC...
Posted: April 15, 2020 4:15 PM
April 6, 2020 by Megan Hanks Over the weekend, the UMBC Cyber Dawgs took first place in the Mid-Atlantic Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (MACCDC), which was held virtually. UMBC’s team...
Posted: April 6, 2020 5:15 PM
March 31, 2020 by Kait McCaffrey UMBC is again one of the top 500 universities in the world, according to the QS World University Rankings. In their recently released subject area rankings,...
Posted: April 6, 2020 7:18 AM
URA Scholars win funding for graduate school
April 1, 2020 by Undergraduate Research This story originally appeared on UMBC Undergraduate Research myUMBC Group post (https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/undergradresearch/posts/91745). For...
Posted: April 1, 2020 1:01 PM
Rick Forno shares how tech companies affect decision making
UMBC’s Rick Forno has brought to light some important concerns about technology users’ experiences with decision-making related to their devices. Forno, senior lecturer and assistant director of...
Posted: March 31, 2020 9:19 AM
March 30, 2020 by Megan Hanks Three UMBC students have been named Barry Goldwater Scholars for the 2020 – 2021 academic year, earning one of the most prestigious scholarships available to U.S....
Posted: March 30, 2020 2:58 PM
A group of UMBC students in the College of Engineering and Information Technology participated in the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Clean Snowmobile Challenge competition in Michigan...
Posted: March 30, 2020 1:06 PM
March 6, 2020 by Megan Hanks As the COVID-19 outbreak originating in China has spread to populations across all continents except Antarctica, racism and discrimination against...
Posted: March 6, 2020 3:14 PM
How AI connects the dots to warn about disease threats
UMBC Magazine | Editor | March 3, 2020 This story was written by Vandana Janeja, professor and interim chair of information systems, and first appeared in The Conversation...
Posted: March 3, 2020 9:11 AM