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  • UMBC Baseball heads to NCAA tournament

    May 30, 2017 by Dinah Winnick For the first time in program history, UMBC Baseball has won the America East championship and received an automatic bid to the Winston-Salem Regional for the...
    Posted: May 31, 2017 10:30 AM
  • Global leaders in research & industry address Class of 2017

    May 23, 2017 by Megan Hanks UMBC will welcome two alumni—known today as global leaders in their fields—as commencement speakers at this spring’s undergraduate and graduate commencement...
    Posted: May 24, 2017 2:12 PM
  • Ting Zhu receives NSF CAREER Award

    Developing “Internet of Things” technology
    May 17, 2017 by Megan Hanks The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Ting Zhu, assistant professor of computer science and electrical engineering, its prestigious CAREER Award for his...
    Posted: May 17, 2017 2:27 PM
  • Alums in the News: Tobin, Dzirasa receive top honors

    May 15, 2017 by News and Stories for UMBC Alumni The Baltimore-based software company Fearless (formerly Fearless Solutions), founded by Delali Dzirasa ’04, computer engineering, has been named...
    Posted: May 16, 2017 8:00 AM
  • Congrats, Class of 2017!

    Meet some of UMBC’s exceptional new graduates.
    May 15, 2017 by Dinah Winnick As UMBC’s Class of 2017 busily prepares for commencement—reserving caps and gowns, signing job contracts, completing visa paperwork to research, study, and teach...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 2:59 PM
  • UMBC faculty research works to reduce pollution in waterways

    May 15, 2017 by Megan Hanks Each day, consumers use a broad range of personal care products, including antibacterial soaps, shampoos and conditioners, perfumes, cosmetics, and deodorants. In a...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 1:28 PM
  • Daniel Ocasio, UMBC’s 2017 valedictorian

    to pursue environmental engineering Ph.D.
    May 13, 2017 by  Megan Hanks Daniel Ocasio B.S., Chemical Engineering Summa Cum Laude, Certificate: Honors College Hometown: Severn, Maryland Plans: Ph.D., UC Berkeley UMBC fosters a...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 8:00 AM
  • Gloria Opoku-Boateng becomes a user experience researcher

    after Ph.D. on gaming and mental acuity
    May 13, 2017 by Megan Hanks Gloria Opoku-Boateng Ph.D. Information Systems Magna Cum Laude Hometown: Laurel, Maryland Plans: User Experience Research Scientist, Northrop Grumman...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 7:57 AM
  • Andrew Lee, engineer who enjoys teaching robotics

    pursues Ph.D. at University of Guelph
    May 13, 2017 by Megan Hanks Andrew Lee M.S., Mechanical Engineering Summa Cum Laude Hometown: Ellicott City, Maryland Plans: Ph.D., University of Guelph UMBC provides an environment in...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 7:53 AM
  • Natacha Ngea, future software engineer

    reflects on the impact of mentorship
    May 13, 2017 by  Megan Hanks Natacha Ngea B.S., Computer Engineering Hometown: Yaounde, Cameroon Plans: Software engineer, Harris Corporation I have had multiple mentors and coaches at...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 7:50 AM