One of the things that makes UMBC great is how wonderful our alumni, students, faculty and staff are. Because of these amazing people, UMBC often finds itself “in the news,” so each week, we’ll be sharing with you a round-up of the most newsworthy achievements from our community. UMBC featured in The Baltimore Sun’s February Education Supplement Manil Suri, Mathematics, in The Wall Street Journal Stephen Freeland, INDS, in WIRED Michele Osherow, English, in Folger Theatre Production Diary Judah Ronch, Erickson School, on WYPR’s Maryland Morning Jason Schiffman, Psychology, in The Daily Beast Check out all the other great campus news on Insights Weekly.
Here at UMBC, we take pride in what our alums accomplish after graduation. Take a moment to see which Retrievers have been on the move and making news! Stephen Freeland, interdisciplinary studies, responds to a study on the role of chance in Earth’s mineral formation. In an article published by Wired, Freeland explains how vital minerals are in order to sustain life on Earth. According to Freeland, “Minerals pull order out of chaos…all of this swimming in an ocean of unknowns.” To read the full article, click here. Mehdi Benna, Center for Space Science and Technology, is the lead… Continue Reading UMBC Alums Excel in New Spacial Discoveries