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  • Hilltop and UMB SOM to Develop New Hospital Quality Measure

    UMBC’s Hilltop Institute and UMB SOM’s Department of Emergency Medicine to Develop Algorithm to Augment 30-Day All-Cause Readmission Measure The Hilltop Institute at UMBC, in partnership with...
    Posted: January 17, 2020 10:29 AM
  • UMBC receives NSF support to enhance data science

    Scope includes courses, research, and student experiences
    This story was written by Megan Hanks and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Data science has rapidly grown at UMBC, and faculty are now working to enhance data science courses, research, and...
    Posted: January 10, 2020 6:38 AM
  • Team led by UMBC’s Benna is first to map a planet’s winds

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Today, a paper published in Science documents for the first time the global wind circulation patterns in the upper...
    Posted: January 8, 2020 4:37 PM
  • Prof Kelly receives grant to improve chemical production

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu At some point in its development, every drug, high-tech piece of clothing, and synthetic building material was...
    Posted: December 18, 2019 2:58 PM
  • Prof. Smith receives $1.5M to examine role of iron in health

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu UMBC’s Aaron Smith is now thinking “bigger picture” about how his lab’s research can support human health at the...
    Posted: December 18, 2019 2:47 PM
  • Hilltop Helps Maryland Lower Health Insurance Premiums

    Open enrollment is now underway, and premiums for health insurance offered through the Maryland Health Connection, Maryland’s Affordable Care Act (ACA) marketplace, will be lower in 2020 because...
    Posted: November 13, 2019 12:12 PM
  • We have liftoff! UMBC mini satellite to study climate, air

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu In the early morning hours of  Saturday, November 2, a few hundred guests at the NASA Wallops Flight Facility...
    Posted: November 8, 2019 6:05 AM
  • Spotlight on collaboration in ribbon-cutting, GRIT-X talks

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu During the height of UMBC Homecoming festivities on October 12, the university community and supporters from across...
    Posted: October 22, 2019 9:03 AM
  • Dresher Center's Rachel Brubaker receives USM Staff Award

    Rachel Brubaker, the Assistant Director in UMBC's Dresher Center, recently won a University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents Staff Award for Exceptional Contribution to the Institution....
    Posted: October 2, 2019 11:43 PM
  • President Hrabowski's NCURA Keynote Address

    On August 5th, 2019, President Hrabowski delivered the Keynote at the 61st Annual Meeting of the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) in Washington, D.C. A recording...
    Posted: September 26, 2019 3:43 AM