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  • Congratulations to iGEM Team!

    2015 iGEM Jamboree Team Earns Bronze Medal
    From September 24-28, UMBC was represented at the 2015 iGEM Jamboree held in Boston and the Retriever team earned a bronze medal for their work on remediating copper from the environment.  iGEM...
    Posted: October 2, 2015 12:58 PM
  • Stephen Meskin is the co-editor of the Contingencies Puzzles

    September 6, 2015 10:25 PM Dr. Stephen Meskin has taken on co-editor's duties of the Puzzles column of the Contingenciesmagazine.  Dr. Meskin teaches and advises actuarial students in our...
    Posted: September 9, 2015 2:52 PM
  • Dr. Sousedík receives NSF award

    September 6, 2015 10:58 PM Project title: Multiscale multilevel iterative substructuring Dr. Bedřich Sousedík has been awarded a $199,920, three-year grant  for the period 2015–18 from the...
    Posted: September 9, 2015 2:51 PM
  • Dr. Peercy receives Hrabowski Fund for Innovation award

    September 6, 2015 11:59 PM Project title: Learning and Innovation at the Interface of Mathematics and Medicine: A NEW Approach A team led by Dr. Bradford Peercy is the recipient of the...
    Posted: September 9, 2015 2:48 PM
  • Tara Carpenter named Outstanding Faculty member by alumni

    Please join me in congratulating our very own Tara Carpenter for her selection by the UMBC Alumni Association Board of Directors as the recipient of the 2015 Outstanding Faculty Award.   As noted...
    Posted: September 9, 2015 2:18 PM
  • Researcher of the Week: Natalie Steenrod

    Meet Natalie, She is a Biochemistry and Molecular Biology major and current Undergraduate Research Award (URA) and Meyerhoff scholar. She is currently researching a flexible approach to treating...
    Posted: September 9, 2015 11:08 AM
  • Chris Geddes and IoF named an innovator of the year

    Professor Chris D. Geddes, Ph.D., FRSC, has been named a Daily Record  Innovator of the Year 2015. Dr. Geddes, Director of UMBC's Institute of Fluorescence and a faculty member from the...
    Posted: September 9, 2015 10:49 AM
  • Journal of Bacteriology Cover Story

    Neus Sanchez-Alberola, Ivan Erill, et al.
    The August 11, 2015 issue of the Journal of Bacteriology cover features new research by Neus Sanchez-Alberola, Susana Campoy, David Emerson, Jordi Barbe and Ivan Erill that maps the genes involved...
    Posted: August 13, 2015 12:04 PM
  • Marla Streb '91, M.S. MEES

    Mountain Bike Hall of Famer
    Credits her attention to detail and working smart from what she learned in the laboratory!  
    Posted: July 22, 2015 3:18 PM
  • Evan Cameron awarded NIH Postdoctoral Fellowship

    Former Biology Ph.D. Student
    Evan G. Cameron, Ph.D., a former graduate student in the Department of Biological Sciences at UMBC, was recently awarded a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) for...
    Posted: July 22, 2015 3:09 PM