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  • UMBC Magazine interviews Dr. Karl Steiner, VP for Research

    UMBC’s growing status as a hub for cybersecurity was highlighted in October by the university’s central role in an award by the U.S. Department of Commerce – National Institute of Standards and...
    Posted: December 15, 2014 11:55 AM
  • Prof. DiClemente to serve on Nat'l Council on Alcohol Abuse

    Psychology Professor Carlo DiClemente has been appointed to the National Advisory Council on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. The council advises and makes recommendations to the U.S. Health and...
    Posted: December 7, 2014 3:02 PM
  • Maurice Berger Awarded Grant from Creative Capital

    Maurice Berger, research professor and chief curator of the Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture, has been awarded a $30,000 Arts Writers Grant from Creative Capital | Andy Warhol Foundation....
    Posted: December 5, 2014 4:03 PM
  • UMBC Hosts Inaugural Research Forum

    "The Nexus of Social Sciences and Human Health"
    On Friday, November 21, UMBC hosted its inaugural Research Forum, the first event in a new, semi-annual series to bring together researchers and scientists from across UMBC and partner...
    Posted: December 3, 2014 3:23 PM
  • Dr. Michael Nichols new Director, Ofc of Sponsored Programs

    November 28, 2014  To: The UMBC Community From: Karl Steiner. Vice President, Office of the Vice...
    Posted: November 28, 2014 7:25 PM
  • Anupam Joshi named an IEEE Fellow

    CSEE Professor Anupam Joshi has been named an IEEE Fellow, recognized for his for contributions to security, privacy and data management in mobile and pervasive systems. This designation is...
    Posted: November 28, 2014 7:15 PM
  • Surdna Foundation Awards IRC Funds for Liz Lerman Residency

    The Surdna Foundation, which is dedicated to fostering sustainable communities in the United States, has awarded $95,882 to the Imaging Research Center, in partnership with the College of Arts,...
    Posted: November 19, 2014 11:52 PM
  • Dean Drake Promoted to Associate Vice President for Research

    November 14, 2014 From:  Karl V. Steiner, Ph.D., Vice President for Research To:      Campus Community RE:  Dean Drake - Promotion to Associate Vice President for Research...
    Posted: November 14, 2014 9:51 PM
  • Professor Yesha to head NSF Center for Hybrid Multicore

    Dr. Yelena Yesha, UMBC Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, is the new Director of the Center for Hybrid Multicore Productivity Research (CHMPR). Led by UMBC, CHMPR is a...
    Posted: October 27, 2014 12:18 PM
  • Room-Sized 3D Scanner to be Built at UMBC

    NSF award will benefit users across campus community
    The National Science Foundation has awarded UMBC a Major Research Instrumentation grant to acquire a 3D scanner the size of a room. The scanner will work by having many digital cameras...
    Posted: October 24, 2014 4:11 PM