Picture Perfect

Patrick Rife ’10, visual arts

As an undergraduate student of art history at UMBC, Patrick Rife ’10, visual arts, paid homage to obsolescent technology by building a...

Profile of man wearing a purple "I'm fearless" shirt

Fearless Entrepreneur

Delali Dzirasa ’04, computer engineering

With two Retriever brothers before him, UMBC was the last place Delali Dzirasa wanted to be during college. But it turned out to be a key part...

Two women pose with city background

Shared Strengths

Carol Anne Huff ’93, economics, and Julie A. Gillespie ’93, economics

On a rainy day in Chicago, the sisters cross town to meet up for lunch. They greet each other, laughing, and...

Ian Kennedy Alumni

Things Worth Saving

Although his thoughts often take him to the faraway national monuments of Utah and beyond, Ian Kennedy ’00, interdisciplinary studies, works every day to make his long-time...

Shining a light

Shining a Light

In the face of a harrowing national epidemic, UMBC researchers and alumni work to break through the darkness of opioid addiction and the stigma that surrounds its victims.

By Jenny...

The big build

The Big Build

Seniors in Neil Rothman's capstone mechanical engineering class experience the ups and downs of designing for real-life clients.

By Megan Hanks

In the real world, the more...