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A Passion for Service

  Victoria Vargas is a Shriver Peaceworker. “A Passion for Service”   What do Idaho, Mozambique and UMBC all have in common? They all have played a vital role in the...

Posted: June 21, 2002, 4:00 AM

Bringing New Insights to the Stage

  Pictured left to right: Sarah Cassel (Cobweb), Sarah Painter (Moth) and Jillian Byrnes (Peablossom) from the Maryland Stage Company production of A Midsummer Night’s...

Posted: June 14, 2002, 4:00 AM

Learning Success

  Todd Brace is a student in UMBC’s M.A. in Instructional Systems Development Program. “Learning Success” As the Internet, distance education and eLearning change today�s...

Posted: June 7, 2002, 4:00 AM

From UMBC to Oxford

  Nieshia Williams is headed to Oxford University. “From UMBC to Oxford University” Nieshia Williams, a Meyerhoff scholar graduating with a B.A. in...

Posted: May 23, 2002, 4:00 AM

UMBC 2002 Valedictorian Ian Stucky

/a> “UMBC Valedictorian Ian Stucky” Ian Stucky, a 19-year-old UMBC Humanities Scholar, began his studies at UMBC at age 16 and is graduating this year with a B.A. in Modern Languages...

Posted: May 23, 2002, 4:00 AM

AIRS Takes to the Sky

  AQUA, NASA’s latest Earth observing satellite, successfully launched from California’s Vandenberg Air Force Base carrying the Atmospheric Infared Sounder (AIRS),...

Posted: May 17, 2002, 4:00 AM

Answers in the Sky and the Classroom

  Michele McCourt, atmospheric physics Ph.D. student and GEST fellow at UMBC. “Answers in the Sky and the Classroom” Michele McCourt, atmospheric physics...

Posted: May 3, 2002, 4:00 AM

Making Meaning Move

  Jenafer Herling is a dance major at UMBC. “Making Meaning Move” In UMBC�s dance department, students engage in research by developing their own...

Posted: May 3, 2002, 4:00 AM

A Fresh Start for High-Risk Children

  UMBC Ph.D. student Christina Reiner Hess helps high-risk children get a fresh start at life. “A Fresh Start for High-Risk Children” Christine Reiner Hess, a Ph.D....

Posted: April 5, 2002, 5:00 AM

Learning from Post World War II Germany

  Rebecca Boehling is researching denazification in post-WW II Germany. “Learning from Post-World War II Germany” UMBC faculty are recognized for creating new...

Posted: April 5, 2002, 5:00 AM