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  • UMBC hosts NSF CAREER Awards workshop

    UMBC's has an excellent track record in our junior faculty securing NSF CAREER awards, a prestigious program which supports research early in the recipient's career. Last Wednesday, May 11th,...
    Posted: May 18, 2016 2:32 PM
  • Dr. Larry Schuette, ONR Director of Research, speaks at UMBC

    Last Thursday, May 12th, Dr. Larry Schuette, the Director of Research at the Navy's Office of Naval Research (ONR), spoke to over 40 UMBC professors about how best to navigate opportunities for...
    Posted: May 18, 2016 1:22 PM
  • UMBC supports NIH's Baltimore Regional Seminar

    Last week, UMBC staff assisted assisted with the NIH Regional Seminar in Baltimore. This was the third year in which UMBC has supported this valuable event. For this iteration, UMBC partnered with...
    Posted: May 18, 2016 1:13 PM
  • Zhibo Zhang wins prestigious Young Scientist Award

    This story first appeared on news.umbc.edu and was written by Sarah Hansen. Zhibo Zhang, assistant professor of physics, has his mind in the clouds. Fortunately, Zhang is an atmospheric...
    Posted: May 9, 2016 4:49 PM
  • Michael Summers elected to National Academy of Sciences

    This story first appeared on news.umbc.edu and was written by Sarah Hansen. Michael Summers, Robert E. Meyerhoff Chair for Excellence in Research and Mentoring and University Distinguished...
    Posted: May 4, 2016 1:40 PM
  • URCAD celebrates 20 years of remarkable student work

    This story first appeared on news.umbc.edu and was written by Dinah Winnick. The University Center Ballroom was humming on Wednesday, April 27, with the voices of hundreds of UMBC students...
    Posted: May 2, 2016 2:03 PM
  • Three UMBC students receive Goldwater Scholarships

    This story first appeared on news.umbc.edu and was written by Megan Hanks. Three UMBC students in the College of Engineering and Information Technology (COEIT) have been named Barry Goldwater...
    Posted: April 27, 2016 6:44 PM
  • Seeing Science research forum connects cells, space, senses

    This story first appeared on news.umbc.edu and was written by Megan Hanks. “We hope you will leave inspired and with new views about what is possible,” said Karl V. Steiner, vice president for...
    Posted: April 27, 2016 6:37 PM
  • School of Public Policy hosts forum on cybersecurity

    This story first appeared on news.umbc.edu and was written by Max Cole. Cybersecurity concerns continue to make headlines, including the recent attacks at MedStar Health and fraudulent tax...
    Posted: April 27, 2016 6:23 PM
  • UMBC Delegation visits NASA Wallops Island

    The plurality of UMBC's research funding comes from NASA, and much of this comes through NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC). Many in the UMBC community are familiar with GSFC's nearby...
    Posted: April 26, 2016 5:26 PM