One of the things that makes UMBC great is how wonderful our alumni, students, faculty, and staff are. Because of these amazing people, UMBC often finds itself “in the news,” so each week, we’ll be sharing with you a round-up of the most newsworthy achievements from our community.
- UMBC is the #4 “Most Innovative” college in America and places #6 in undergraduate teaching, according to this year’s U.S. News and World Report rankings.
- President Hrabowski praises Tim Ryan, Baltimore Sun publisher and next head of the L.A. Times and San Diego Union-Tribune.
- John Rennie Short, public policy, views the immigration debate through the lens of class for The Conversation.
- Manil Suri, mathematics, writes about LGBT underrepresentation in STEM fields for Genome Web. (Article requires subscription to view.)