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  • Josiah Dykstra receives Presidential Early Career Award

    in Science and Engineering for work tackling cybercrime
    This article was first published here and written by Megan Hanks. Josiah Dykstra, Ph.D. ‘13, computer science, has received the prominent Presidential Early Career Award in Science and...
    Posted: February 23, 2017 4:48 PM
  • Govind Rao Receives 2017 Pioneer Award

    Creating technologies that empower patients and save lives
    This article was first published here and was written by Megan Hanks. Connected World has named Govind Rao, director of the Center for Advanced Sensor Technology (CAST) and professor of chemical,...
    Posted: January 26, 2017 1:36 PM
  • Katherine Seley-Radtke Named Maryland Chemist of the Year

    This article was first published here and was written by Sarah Hansen. The Maryland Section of the American Chemical Society has selected Katherine Seley-Radtke, professor of chemistry and...
    Posted: January 25, 2017 1:47 PM
  • The American Prize Honors E. Michael Richards, UMBC Symphony

    This article was first published here and was written by Catherine Borg. Conductor E. Michael Richards, professor of music, and the UMBC Symphony have been awarded honorable mention in the...
    Posted: January 25, 2017 1:17 PM
  • Whitney Schwab Wins NEH Grant

    Will trace origins of the philosophical study of knowledge.
    This article was first published here and was written by Max Cole. The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) recently announced funding for highly competitive grants in 43 states around...
    Posted: January 25, 2017 12:51 PM
  • UMBC’s cloud-measuring small satellite is heading to space

    This article was first published here and was written by Stephen Babcock. Perhaps as early as March, a satellite the size of a loaf of bread is set to launch from Wallops Island, Va., to the...
    Posted: January 7, 2017 4:57 PM
  • Nancy Rankie Shelton receives national book award

    This story was first published on news.umbc.edu and was written by Max Cole. A thought-provoking memoir about love, loss, and survival published earlier this year by Nancy Rankie Shelton has...
    Posted: January 7, 2017 4:47 PM
  • UMBC honors faculty fellows

    Recognizing decades of exemplary scholarship and service
    This story was first published on news.umbc.edu and was written by Sarah Hansen.  On November 1, the UMBC community celebrated faculty who have earned exemplary recognition as fellows by their...
    Posted: December 5, 2016 2:06 PM
  • UMBC faculty celebrate opportunities to expand collaboration

    This story was first published on news.umbc.edu and was written by Sarah Hansen.  “The complex problems we face do not organize themselves neatly into the categories we’re used to,” says...
    Posted: December 5, 2016 1:59 PM
  • UMBC expands partnership with Portugal’s University of Porto

    This story was first published on news.umbc.edu and was written by Sarah Hansen.  A delegation of UMBC faculty and staff traveled to Portugal’s University of Porto (U. Porto) October 3 – 7,...
    Posted: December 5, 2016 1:54 PM