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Beyond Watson

Computers can crunch mind-boggling arrays of data. They can even win quiz shows. But are there more powerful applications of this analytical power yet to come? Claudia Pearce ’89...

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The Sum of the Parts

By Andrew Myers

From the Apple Watch to Fitbit, the rage in technology these days is all about wearable, touchable devices. Tech gurus and cutting-edge engineers talk of a day when...

Rights and wrongs by David Glen with man smiling

Rights and Wrongs

Tyson King-Meadows has forged a career examining the implementation of the 1965 Voting Rights Act – and helping a new generation of political scientists emerge from...

Alumni Perk: the RAC

With spring right around the corner (fingers crossed), we hope that you'll shake off the winter lazies with us at the RAC.

The UMBC athletic/recreation department offers a special discounted rate...