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  • PerkinElmer Technology Workshop

    Thursday, September 22nd
    CNMS will be hosting a PerkinElmer Technology Workshope on Thursday, September 22nd. Breakfast & lunch will be provided courtesy of PerkinElmer. See the attached flyer for more information....
    Posted: September 13, 2016 1:44 PM
  • Welcome New Biology Instructors,

    Dr. Javier Rivera Guzman and Dr. Jewel Daniel
    Please join the Department of Biological Sciences in welcoming two new members of our faculty: Dr. Javier Rivera Guzman and Dr. Jewel Daniel.  Dr. Javier Rivera Guzman will be our new...
    Posted: September 12, 2016 8:57 AM
  • 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
  • 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