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  • UMBC expands partnership with Portugal’s University of Porto

    This story was first published on news.umbc.edu and was written by Sarah Hansen.  A delegation of UMBC faculty and staff traveled to Portugal’s University of Porto (U. Porto) October 3 – 7,...
    Posted: December 5, 2016 1:54 PM
  • Eric Dyer talks animation innovation at TEDxCharlottesville

    This story was first published on news.umbc.edu and was written by Catherine Borg.  Many years ago Eric Dyer, associate professor of visual arts, worked professionally as an animator by day,...
    Posted: December 5, 2016 1:51 PM
  • UMBC research techniques featured on New Science cover story

    This story was first published on news.umbc.edu and was written by Sarah Hansen. New research published in Science provides unprecedented detail about the structure of the Orientale basin, a...
    Posted: December 5, 2016 1:43 PM
  • UMBC’s Huemmrich measures effects of climate change

    Uses NASA satellite to look at impact on evergreen forests
    This story was first published on news.umbc.edu and was written by Sarah Hansen.  The role of forests in climate change is currently an open question, and it’s one that Fred Huemmrich,...
    Posted: December 5, 2016 1:37 PM
  • UMBC recognized for research, leadership in health policy

    This story was first published on news.umbc.edu and was written by Max Cole.  Two prominent national organizations have recognized UMBC faculty in recent weeks for their significant...
    Posted: December 5, 2016 1:27 PM
  • Students discover and name new viruses

    Unique introduction to lab research
    This story was first published on news.umbc.edu and was written by Sarah Hansen. It’s the middle of August, and a group of rising UMBC sophomores enters the classroom with anticipation. “Once...
    Posted: December 5, 2016 1:20 PM
  • U.S. News recognizes UMBC as a top global university 2017

    This story was first published on news.umbc.edu and was written by Dinah Winnick. Just one month after honoring UMBC’s continued national leadership in teaching and innovation, U.S. News &...
    Posted: October 26, 2016 10:27 AM
  • New virtual reality space at UMBC

    Tech reduces distance between computers, data, and people
    This story was first published on news.umbc.edu and was written by Megan Hanks. UMBC’s new PI^2 Immersive Hybrid Reality Lab will allow faculty and students to interact with data in different,...
    Posted: October 26, 2016 10:23 AM
  • UMBC physicist reimagines the future of computing

    This story was first published on news.umbc.edu and was written by Sarah Hansen. “There is no free lunch,” in quantum computing, says Sebastian Deffner, a new assistant professor of physics at...
    Posted: October 26, 2016 10:17 AM
  • NOAA funds UMBC to train minority students in remote sensing

    This story was first published on news.umbc.edu and was written by Sarah Hansen. UMBC’s demonstrated strength in supporting students from underrepresented groups on their path to success in...
    Posted: October 26, 2016 10:12 AM