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Eight high-achieving students from the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences were awarded as recipients of the prestigious Fulbright Scholars Program.
UMBC’s academic programs and excellence in student life caught the attention of Forbes Magazine, who recognized UMBC as a “Best Value College” for 2018.
UMBC’s Department of Music received two historic violins and a violin bow from UMBC’s Professor Joel Liebman and UMUC’s Professor Kathleen Edwards. The gifts were honored mid-May by a performance from Professor Airi Yoshioka.
The winner of the Cangialosi Business Innovation Competition at UMBC is Mustafa Al-Adhami, who did extensive research on GermoSense, a rapid sepsis-detection test.