The FDA approved Remdesivir as an emergency use treatment for the most acute cases of COVID-19.
The pandemic necessitates fighting on all fronts. UMBC alumni and students are in the thick of that battle.
An infectious diseases doctor shares safety guidelines for dealing with deceased loved ones and the reasons why, from a scientific perspective.
Stories like The Decameron give us a window into medieval life during the Black Death – and how some of the same fissures opened up between the rich and the poor.
Tim Ryerson ’94, INDS, is making soccer accessible to all children through his Get on the Bus program.
Kiirstn Pagan ’11, theatre, talks about what it takes to manage a theatre company, and how maintaining their connections to UMBC has helped keep them strong.
While fulfilling her dream of studying language, MFA alumna Leah Michaels witnessed the first days of COVID-19’s brutal strike of Italy.
Two anti-malarial drugs approved for use by the FDA in treatment of COVID-19 may have dangerous side effects, as well as give people false hope.
Let’s examine the facts about chloroquine or the closely related hydroxychloroquine, both antimalarial drugs, as cures for COVID-19.
March 20, 2020
Dear Members of the UMBC Community,