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  • New Report Releases Findings of VCU/Hilltop Evaluation

    Study of MD/VA Experience w/Substance Use Disorder Waivers
    A report just published by AcademyHealth has released the findings of a study conducted by researchers at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and The Hilltop Institute at UMBC that examined the...
    Posted: April 30, 2020 2:27 PM
  • UMBC team makes breakthrough discovery in HIV research

    Discovery opens path to new, better therapies
    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu New research on the structure of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) has revealed a promising novel drug target...
    Posted: April 29, 2020 4:40 PM
  • Jianwu Wang receives NSF CAREER Award

    Will help climate scientists make data-driven discoveries
    This story was written by Megan Hanks and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Jianwu Wang, assistant professor of information systems, is the most recent UMBC faculty member to receive a...
    Posted: April 29, 2020 1:31 PM
  • UMBC to receive $7.7 M for U-RISE research training program

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Since it launched at UMBC in 1997, the MARC U*STAR Program has connected nearly 500 hundred UMBC students with...
    Posted: April 29, 2020 1:25 PM
  • UMBC developing light-driven chips for super-fast computing

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu By combining their expertise in physics and chemistry, Matt Pelton and Marie-Christine Daniel are working toward...
    Posted: April 6, 2020 2:49 PM
  • Latest rankings name UMBC a leading university across fields

    This story was written by Kait McCaffrey and first appeared on news.umbc.edu UMBC is again one of the top 500 universities in the world, according to the QS World University Rankings. In...
    Posted: April 6, 2020 2:46 PM
  • Psych. faculty working to prevent intimate partner violence

    This story was written by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque and first appeared on news.umbc.edu UMBC’s psychology faculty closely collaborate with communities on research to prevent intimate...
    Posted: April 6, 2020 2:44 PM
  • Anne Rubin examines Confederacy food scarcity as NEH fellow

    This story was written by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque and first appeared on news.umbc.edu “Historians know that the Confederacy ran out of food by the end of the Civil War, and it...
    Posted: April 6, 2020 2:39 PM
  • UMBC researchers offer knowledge, innovation during COVID-19

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu At a time when information and misinformation are coming at us from all directions, and everyone is looking for...
    Posted: April 6, 2020 2:35 PM
  • UMBC’s Tagide deCarvalho wins Olympus Image of the Year

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu UMBC’s Tagide deCarvalho has won the 2019 Olympus Image of the Year Global Life Science Light Microscopy...
    Posted: April 6, 2020 2:28 PM