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  • 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
  • $2.8M from NSF for master’s program in environmental science

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on An interdisciplinary team of UMBC professors has received $2.8 million from the National Science Foundation to...
    Posted: September 23, 2019 11:47 AM
  • NOAA funds Recirculating Aquaculture System (RAS) research

    A new article in Undercurrent News details a $1.2 million investment by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) in building an Atlantic salmon recirculating aquaculture system...
    Posted: September 23, 2019 11:41 AM
  • Prof Kyoung developing 4D map of a cell’s metabolic pathways

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on Scientists understand many of the body’s processes, like breaking down sugars and generating energy for the cell,...
    Posted: September 5, 2019 10:37 PM
  • Prof Blaney & partners publish landmark study on Chesapeake

    This story was written by Megan Hanks and first appeared on UMBC’s Lee Blaney and research partners have published a landmark study on contaminants of emerging concern in the...
    Posted: September 5, 2019 10:32 PM
  • Prof Jacob new assoc. dean of research, community engagement

    This story was written by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque and first appeared on Preminda Jacob, visual arts, has been named the new associate dean of research and community...
    Posted: September 5, 2019 10:27 PM
  • New ranking has UMBC among world’s best for faculty research

    This story was written by Kait McCaffrey and first appeared on According to the recent QS World University Rankings 2020, UMBC is one of the top 500 universities in the world...
    Posted: September 5, 2019 10:22 PM
  • FY 2020 Technology Catalyst Fund - Request for Proposals

    Need support to advance your idea? Apply by September 25!
    UMBC Technology Catalyst Fund FY20 Request for Proposals    Announcement Date – August 13, 2019 Deadlines: An initial draft proposal must be submitted by Wednesday, September 25,...
    Posted: September 5, 2019 4:58 PM
  • Hilltop Researcher Presents at Conference on Tobacco

    Hilltop Senior Policy Analyst Charles Betley, MA, presented a poster titled Estimating the Costs to Mississippi Medicaid Attributable to Tobacco Using Paid Amounts to Providers for Tobacco-Related...
    Posted: September 5, 2019 3:42 PM
  • Open spaces nurture open minds in UMBC's newest building

    The Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Building opens this Fall
    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on This fall, hundreds of Retrievers will set foot in UMBC’s new Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Building for the...
    Posted: August 28, 2019 9:05 PM