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  • UMBC in top 150 US universities in federal research funding

    This story was written by Megan Hanks and first appeared on news.umbc.edu The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently released its latest Higher Education Research and Development (HERD)...
    Posted: January 3, 2019 9:10 AM
  • UMBC scientists unlock the mystery of a dragonfly migration

    Three generations, thousands of miles
    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Thanks to photos and films featuring clouds of stunning orange and black monarch butterflies flying across North...
    Posted: January 3, 2019 9:08 AM
  • UMBC’s largest-ever Undergraduate Research Symposium

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu The College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences (CNMS) hosted its 21st Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS) in...
    Posted: January 3, 2019 9:06 AM
  • CS3 leads summit on community-based violence prevention

    This story was written by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Lauren and Vibha sit in a conference room deep in the middle of the University of Maryland...
    Posted: January 3, 2019 9:04 AM
  • Hilltop Publishes CHRC Program Assessment Report

    The Hilltop Institute has just published a summary report of an assessment it conducted of four grant programs funded by the Maryland Community Health Resources Commission (CHRC). The mission of...
    Posted: December 6, 2018 3:39 PM
  • UMBC research suggests need to rethink global reforestation

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Many countries have made commitments to restore huge areas of forest as part of the Bonn Challenge, organized by...
    Posted: November 26, 2018 12:31 PM
  • Bahama Oriole Project team awarded NSF grant

    More undergrads to have international research experiences
    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu UMBC is recognized as a national leader in undergraduate teaching, in part because the university connects so many...
    Posted: November 26, 2018 12:29 PM
  • Prof. Sherman, colleagues receive $5M+ from NSF for cyber ed

    This story was written by Megan Hanks and first appeared on news.umbc.edu The National Science Foundation recently awarded Alan Sherman, professor of computer science and electrical...
    Posted: November 9, 2018 10:32 AM
  • Twenty years of the Baltimore Ecosystem Study

    An icon of urban ecology research
    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu The Baltimore Ecosystem Study (BES) is one of only two urban Long-Term Ecological Research projects initially...
    Posted: November 9, 2018 10:31 AM
  • Third annual UMBC GRIT-X: ideas, experiences, discoveries

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Explore videos of all GRIT-X talks on the Research at UMBC website. Artists, scientists, and social change...
    Posted: October 18, 2018 2:12 PM