APHA national meeting features UMBC leadership in social and policy dimensions of health research

UMBC took center stage as more than 13,000 public health professionals gathered in Chicago for the American Public Health Association (APHA) annual meeting, November 1-4, 2015. President Freeman Hrabowski presented the keynote address, which examined the conference theme “Health in … Continue reading APHA national meeting features UMBC leadership in social and policy dimensions of health research

UMBC celebrates launch of campaign to reconnect with 70,000 global alumni ahead of 50th

Can hundreds of committed UMBC alumni, students, faculty and staff spread the word about our exceptional public research university and its 50th anniversary to almost 70,000 alumni and the rest of the world? The first wave of those “hundreds” – … Continue reading UMBC celebrates launch of campaign to reconnect with 70,000 global alumni ahead of 50th

UMBC researchers collaborate to improve sustainability, with impacts in Maryland and across the nation

Local sustainability researchers and thought leaders took center stage on October 16, 2015, at a forum for urban sustainability in Baltimore, hosted by UMBC’s School of Public Policy. The forum was designed to examine how collaborations among government agencies, companies, … Continue reading UMBC researchers collaborate to improve sustainability, with impacts in Maryland and across the nation

NASA renews partnership with UMBC’s JCET for $46 million over five years

For twenty years JCET has brought leading scientists to UMBC in research areas that align with NASA’s Earth science interests, such as climate and radiation, atmospheric chemistry and dynamics, and solar system sciences, including geophysics. UMBC is now ranked among the world’s top universities for geosciences. Continue reading NASA renews partnership with UMBC’s JCET for $46 million over five years

Chancellor Bob Caret and Ganna Vikhlyayeva '15, animation and interactive media, in UMBC's Imaging Research Cente

UMBC visit offers Chancellor Caret glimpse of “innovation that matters”

UMBC welcomed new University System of Maryland (USM) Chancellor Bob Caret for a busy, full-day campus visit on September 24, 2015. Chancellor Caret has a long relationship with UMBC, but this visit offered a special opportunity for him. “We are … Continue reading UMBC visit offers Chancellor Caret glimpse of “innovation that matters”

UMBC hosts White House College Opportunity Initiative workshop to improve STEM education nationwide

“What is UMBC’’s special sauce?” ”That’s what Susan Singer, director of the National Science Foundation’’s Division of Undergraduate Education, pondered aloud when she took the stage on September 16, 2014, at an education workshop co-hosted by the White House and … Continue reading UMBC hosts White House College Opportunity Initiative workshop to improve STEM education nationwide

Awards for UMBC Historians

  UMBC history professors Warren I. Cohen, Kriste Lindenmeyer & Marjoleine Kars Previous Profiles: Current FeatureShelia CottenClass of 2004Anthony HoffmanJoby TaylorComputer Mania Day 2004UMBC Film/Video MakersAlan ShermanElizabeth HumphriesTom ArmstrongScott NicholsonClaire WeltyChad CradockTim OatesEd WarnerAdvance ProgramAmanda Lee MiracleMini-BajaGolden Key ChapterSue Minkoff & StudentsSuper Stem ProjectShriver CenterGib MasonGreg WingerRuckusMosaic RoundtableHarry JohnsonAnne BrodskyKaren Osborne2003 Incoming ClassesKeondra PhillipsKarl StraussJasmine McDonaldHuguens JeanOrlando YarboroughDoug YetterSipi GuptaZachary HandlerTera FosterCharles BrownTomasz MacuraErika DannaRonald HolzloehnerAnne SpenceDiane Bell-McCoyIlse SchweitzerUMBC Chess ChampsHHMI TeamKeith ElderNorma GreenPenny RheingansJim BembryAdrienne JonesDon ZimmermanRobert DelutyBrian MaguireEllen HemmerlyCarlo DiClementeRam MohanRam HosmaneScott Bass & Janet RutledgeTaryn BaylesClaudia LenhoffDon NorrisField Research ProgramFrank ReevesHeather RhodesUMBC CrewPatty PerilloWallace McMillanTom SchallerDiane LeeLessons … Continue reading Awards for UMBC Historians