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  • UBM Scholars Present Research at UMBC SURF

         Scholars Sylvia Edoigiawerie, Samantha Herath, Mark Ebeid, Jeremiah Quijote, and Mark Rowley, from the Program in Interdisciplinary Training for Undergraduates in Biological and Mathematical...
    Posted: August 12, 2016 4:58 PM
  • Department graduate student interviewed for Science Magazine

    Karan Odom comments on why female birds have lost their song
    Karan Odom was the lead author on a paper published in 2014 about the widespread incidence of female song among songbirds. She was interviewed about a recent study in Science exploring why female...
    Posted: January 16, 2016 2:16 PM
  • Remembering early years of UMBC

    Retired UMBC faculty & staff gather together
    Former faculty & staff remember the years they spent at UMBC.
    Posted: November 11, 2015 12:25 PM
  • 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
  • UBM Scholars present their research at SURF - Pictures

    UBM Scholars, from left, Rushmie Kulkarni, Grace Choi, Tahsin Khan, Adam Byerly, Lindsey Mercer, and Lilian Obiage Anosike presented their research at the Summer Undergraduate Research Fest at...
    Posted: August 28, 2015 11:36 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
  • Specific Aims Club

    Wednesday, July 22nd, 3:00 pm, BS 461
    Drs. Robinson & Hoffman will present at the next Specific Aims Club, Wednesday, July 22nd, 3:00 p.m., BS 461.
    Posted: July 21, 2015 3:11 PM
  • Drs. Leupen and Leips featured in Nature article

    Why we are teaching science wrong, and how to make it right
    A recent Nature article discusses Active Learning techniques and their use in STEM courses. Kudos to Dr. Leips and Dr. Leupen for their contribution and highlighting innovative pedagogy at UMBC...
    Posted: July 15, 2015 4:03 PM