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Guest feature: Sarah Hansen is the STEM Communications Manager at UMBC. Follow along with UMBC on Facebook and Twitter. A new degree program developed jointly by UMBC and Montgomery College (MC), and soon to be offered at The Universities at Shady Grove (USG), will create opportunities for students of all backgrounds to pursue

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iCyberCenter bwtech@umbc
InternationalIT and Cybersecurity

Guest feature: Dinah Winnick is the Director of Communications and Megan Hanks is the Communications Manager at UMBC. Follow along with UMBC on Facebook and Twitter. The bwtech@UMBC research and technology park has officially launched the iCyberCenter@bwtech to support companies from the United Kingdom and other nations as they establish themselves in Maryland.

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UMBC CyberDawgs
IT and Cybersecurity

Maryland’s cybersecurity sector includes some of the most imaginative and innovative entrepreneurs in the field of information security. Surprised? Take a look at these names – Sourcefire, Light Point Security, RedOwl, SecurityDo (now Fluency), and EnVeil. As a start-up or emerging business, each company reached the finals of the RSA

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UMBC Research Services
Education & Research

Guest feature: Sarah Hansen is the STEM Communications Manager at UMBC. Follow along with UMBC on Facebook and Twitter. Dean Bill LaCourse, of the College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences (CNMS), has been working for 20 years to build up a set of core analysis and imaging facilities at UMBC,

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UMBC Tel Aviv University MOU
Education & Research

Governor Larry Hogan today joined officials from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) and Tel Aviv University (TAU) in Israel for the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that promotes academic cooperation between the two universities. The agreement, which is the first one between the two universities, establishes

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The Maryland Cyber Challenge is seeking a new generation of “aspiring cyber warriors” this fall at the Baltimore Convention Center. The Science Applications International Corporation, Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development and University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) announced plans for the third annual competition on Monday.  The competition aims to attract students

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Maryland Economy

Housing starts rose 15 percent in September, and building permits were up across the country, too, according to U.S. Commerce Department figures reported by the Associated Press. Single-family home construction was up 11 percent to the fastest rate in four years and apartment construction was up 25.1 percent. The Sun

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Innovation & TechManufacturing

by Leah Michaels Manufacturing has been a part of Maryland’s economic engine for centuries, and many Maryland companies have been part of that engine for hundreds of years. One such company, W.R. Grace (NYSE:GRA), a global company that specializes in chemicals and materials, has been a member of the Maryland

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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia State, local and federal officials, including Governor Martin O’Malley, U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski and Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz, today gathered at UMBC’s bwtech campus to open the new Advantage Incubator, Maryland’s first incubator dedicated exclusively to cybersecurity technologies and companies. The Incubator has

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