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  • FY 2020 Technology Catalyst Fund - Request for Proposals

    Need Support to Advance Your idea?
    UMBC Technology Catalyst Fund Request for Proposals FY 2020   Announcement Date – August 13, 2019 Background: The UMBC Office of Technology Development (OTD), under the Office...
    Posted: August 13, 2019 5:05 PM
  • UMBC holds research forum on immigration and higher ed

    This story was written by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque and first appeared on In the late spring, the UMBC Center for Social Science Scholarship (CS3) convened researchers...
    Posted: July 22, 2019 7:29 PM
  • Hilltop Participates in 2 New Multi-State Research Projects

    Using the Medicaid Outcomes Distributed Research Model
    With two recently awarded grants, The Hilltop Institute is contributing to the development and deployment of MODRN, developed by members of the State-University Partnership Learning Network...
    Posted: July 17, 2019 3:48 PM
  • Hilltop Researchers Present at AcademyHealth Annual Meeting

    New Researcher Wins Award for Best Student Poster
    The Hilltop Institute is proud to announce that Senior Policy Analyst Oludolapo Fakeye, PhD, MA won the award for best student poster at the 2019 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting (ARM), held...
    Posted: June 25, 2019 12:32 PM
  • UMBC's Stellwagen first to sequence genes for spider glue

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on Today in Genes, Genomes, Genetics, UMBC postdoctoral fellow Sarah Stellwagen and co-author Rebecca Renberg at the...
    Posted: June 11, 2019 6:56 PM
  • UMBC supports NIH's Baltimore Regional Seminar

    This is the 5th year UMBC has volunteered as an Ambassador Institution.  This year we had the highest number of volunteers (10).  This event is an amazing opportunity for research-active faculty...
    Posted: May 21, 2019 3:19 PM
  • Hilltop Researcher Publishes Article in The Conversation

    The Costs of Tobacco-Related Illness
    Hilltop Institute researcher Charles Betley has just published an article on the costs of tobacco-related illness to the Mississippi Medicaid program in the online daily newsletter, The...
    Posted: April 15, 2019 11:34 AM
  • UMBC invents approach to remove pollutant from waterways

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on UMBC professors Kevin Sowers and Upal Ghosh have advanced a new technique to eliminate PCBs—one of the most...
    Posted: April 14, 2019 9:31 AM
  • Donna Ruginski joins UMBC as Exec Director-Cyber Initiatives

    This story was written by Megan Hanks and first appeared on “Cybersecurity research is important because we live in a connected world. As a society, we have an expectation to...
    Posted: April 14, 2019 9:23 AM
  • Dr. Arnold's laser technology detects IEDs, other hazards

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on You’re a U.S. soldier, motoring across the desert at 60 miles an hour in an Army truck, heading back to base....
    Posted: April 10, 2019 10:31 AM