Baltimore Ecosystem Study turns twenty
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Baltimore Ecosystem Study turns twenty

This year, the Baltimore Ecosystem Study, whose home is on the UMBC campus, turns 20. The purpose and hope for the program is to gain more knowledge about…

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UMBC enrollment rates at an all time high
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UMBC enrollment rates at an all time high

UMBC has had a surge in both undergraduate and graduate enrollment for the 2018-2019 school year, with the undergraduate enrollment increasing considerably. UMBC has gained significant exposure in…

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Synagogue tragedy leaves community deeply distraught
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Synagogue tragedy leaves community deeply distraught

Days after the tragedy, the country is still reeling from the shooting that left 11 people dead at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, PA. The Allegheny…

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Ben Jealous rallied with supporters at UMBC
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Ben Jealous rallied with supporters at UMBC

UMBC’s Black Student Union, in association with the College Democrats, hosted a rally for Ben Jealous on Nov. 2 on the Commons Main Street. Jealous, a Democrat, is…

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What are the Maryland laws regarding rape and sexual assault?

The topic of sexual assault has been greatly discussed in the era of #MeToo, where powerful figures are now facing consequences for their previous actions. In the midst…

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UMBC alumni start-up receives second National Science Foundation award
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UMBC alumni start-up receives second National Science Foundation award

RedShred, a four-year-old company at bwtech@UMBC created by UMBC graduates, was recently presented with the National Science Foundation’s highly sought-after Phase II Small Business Innovation Research Award. UMBC’s…

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