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  • UMBC Dining Hall Serves Seafood Grown Sustainably by IMET

    The UMBC dining hall recently served sustainably grown seafood from the Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology (IMET).  The scientists at IMET conduct marine and environmental research...
    Posted: October 9, 2014 10:27 PM
  • UMBC Partners in Creation of National Lab for Cybersecurity

    Center will bridge government, industry and higher education
    UMBC will play an exciting role in strengthening our nation’s cybersecurity infrastructure through a new Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC) announced this week. The National...
    Posted: October 9, 2014 11:15 AM
  • Grants Awarded by the Hrabowski Fund for Innovation

    The spring 2014 projects selected to receive funding from the Hrabowski Fund for Innovation are: IMPLEMENTATION AND RESEARCH GRANT Re-playing the Past: Building a Digital Game for the History...
    Posted: October 7, 2014 10:43 PM
  • OVPR Hosts New Faculty Luncheon

    The Office of the Vice President for Research hosted a Lunch & Learn Session to welcome new faculty members from across the campus to learn about how the Research Office can support the...
    Posted: October 2, 2014 2:29 PM
  • International Astrophysics Meeting Held at UMBC

    About 18 members of an international astrophysics research collaboration met at the UMBC's South Campus Research and Technology Park and at the Visitor Center of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center...
    Posted: September 28, 2014 9:11 PM
  • Romero-Talamas receives DARPA Young Faculty Award for Fusion

    Dr. Carlos Romero-Talamas, a professor in the UMBC Department of Mechanical Engineering, has been recognized with a DARPA Young Faculty Award (YFA) for his research in computational models of...
    Posted: September 10, 2014 12:36 AM
  • Dr. Julia Ross Receives $3M Grant for Engineering Education

    Dr. Julia Ross, now in her first semester as Dean of the UMBC College of Engineering and Information Technology, has been awarded a three million dollar grant from the National Science Foundation...
    Posted: September 10, 2014 12:24 AM
  • Linda Dusman and Eric Smallwood Awarded TEDCO MII Grant

    Linda Dusman, Music, and Eric Smallwood, Visual Arts, in partnership with the School of Music at the University of Maryland, College Park, have received a $150,000 Maryland Innovation Initiative...
    Posted: September 4, 2014 1:14 AM
  • 'Different ways of being sexy' could help create new animal

    Since Charles Darwin wrote "The Origin of Species" more than 150 years ago, it's been known that nature's selection creates some species and ends others. But researchers at the University of...
    Posted: August 25, 2014 1:17 PM
  • On the Road to Plutopia

    November 15, 2014 A few years ago, historian Kate Brown spent several weeks in a tiny cottage in an obscure corner of Russia’s Ural Mountains. She was studying the history of Ozersk, a secret...
    Posted: August 25, 2014 12:45 PM