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To the Stars: UMD Alumna to Be First African-American Crew Member on the International Space Station
UMD alumna and NASA astronaut Jeanette Epps makes history as first African-American ISS crew member.January 17, 2017

Apple Publishes Artificial Intelligence Paper for the First Time Ever Lead by UMD Alumnus
The paper's lead author is Apple researcher Ashish Shrivastava, who received his Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from UMD in 2015.January 5, 2017

University of Maryland to Establish Research Center of Excellence with UTC Climate, Controls & Security and Otis
The University of Maryland announces plans to establish new research center of excellence with United Technologies Corporation’s commercial businesses.December 21, 2016

UMD Researchers Find Ultra-thin Solution to Primary Obstacle in Solid-State Battery Development
Clark School researchers are developing game-changing solid-state battery technologyDecember 19, 2016

Alumna Naomi Leonard wins Hendrik W. Bode Lecture Prize
IEEE Control Systems Society prize recognizes distinguished contributions to control systems science or engineering.December 16, 2016

UMD Engineering for Social Change Class Awards Non-Profit V-LINC $10,000 Grant to Support Custom Assistive Technology Program
Grant marks more than $30,000 in student-awarded grants given through landmark engineering philanthropy course.December 14, 2016

Alumnus Forte Receives ARO Young Investigator Award
The ARO Young Investigator Program recognizes young faculty less than five years out of doctoral studies who show exceptional promise for creative research.December 9, 2016

Ciena Grants ECE Student Competitive Undergraduate Research Fellowship
This is the first year Ciena has partnered with ECE to work with a student for research.December 8, 2016

Alumni Look to Foster Entrepreneurialism through Support of Clark Hall Fund
$100,000 gift establishes Rajan and Sandhya Mittu InTerp Suite.November 17, 2016

Alumnus Matthew C. Stamm Wins NSF CAREER Award
Stamm's research seeks to provide information verification and security in scenarios when an information source cannot be trustedOctober 27, 2016