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  • UMBC faculty and alumnus honored by Maryland Science Center

    November 22, 2017 by Megan Hanks A UMBC faculty member and a UMBC alumnus were recognized by the Maryland Science Center for their outstanding work in engineering and science. Lee Blaney,...
    Posted: November 22, 2017 10:10 AM
  • Naomi Mburu receives 1st Rhodes Scholarship in UMBC history

    November 19, 2017 by Megan Hanks Naomi Mburu ’18, chemical engineering, is the first student in UMBC history to receive the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship, although several UMBC students have...
    Posted: November 20, 2017 8:43 AM
  • Erin Lavik to create “living model of the human retina”

    funding received from National Eye Institute
    October 25, 2017 by Megan Hanks More than 200 million people around the world have visual impairments, making retinal research crucial to the development of more effective treatment plans. To...
    Posted: October 25, 2017 10:51 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 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
  • Alumni Awards 2017: Kafui Dzirasa ’01, Chemical Engineering

    September 25, 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 Kafui...
    Posted: September 25, 2017 1:04 PM
  • UMBC to build on success in shrinking carbon footprint

    Climate Action Plan continues commitment to environment
    September 20, 2017 by Sarah Hansen UMBC has begun the process of establishing an updated climate action plan, building on substantial success in decreasing the university’s carbon footprint...
    Posted: September 20, 2017 4:19 PM
  • UMBC students pair with alumni mentors for internships

    leadership & mentorship experiences expand skills & networks
    September 8, 2017 by Megan Hanks During the summer months, hundreds of UMBC students immersed themselves in high-value internships at companies, nonprofits, and government agencies. There,...
    Posted: September 13, 2017 8:21 AM
  • 2017 Alumni Awards

    September 11, 2017 by UMBC Community News Each year, the UMBC Alumni Association celebrates UMBC graduates and faculty who have made outstanding contributions to the University, their...
    Posted: September 12, 2017 7:06 AM