New disease outbreaks generate headlines and attention. Meanwhile, however, Americans face a slower but much more pervasive health crisis: obesity.
Kenneth Harris II helped build a NASA telescope, flies satellites that spot wildfires and hurricanes, and tends data that can predict weather.
Baltimore artist Antonio McAfee worked with vernacular photography to access the intimate lives of African Americans of the Civil War period.
The details of your fingerprints are influenced by many other factors besides genes.
UMBC researchers are developing technologies for machines to understand data privacy laws and enforce compliance with them using artificial intelligence.
Just like each child grows over time, reading methods should, too, because there is more than one good way to teach a kid how to read.
“I maintain a pretty high performance and art schedule, and have for a long time,” says Alexander, who is pursuing an MFA in UMBC’s intermedia and digital arts program as much for the community and the push to produce as anything else.
Staging intimacy—which includes everything from holding hands to simulated sex—can be one of the most challenging parts of producing a play.
UMBC is taking a holistic approach to its health services with additional preventative and new support resources for its students.
Mama’s Boy Dan Eiskant ’19, media and communication studies, took the American Ninja Warrior challenge head-on and has competed two trials so far. He’s also teaching the next generation of ANJ hopefuls.