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  • Florika Macazo awarded prestigious Jessica Soto-Perez Award

    The Jessica Soto-Perez Memorial Award honors a graduate student who not only excels in his/her program, but also inspires and supports fellow graduate students. The 2014 recipient of the Jessica...
    Posted: April 23, 2014 10:25 AM
  • Justine Johnson Wins Regents Award

    Justine Johnson, Justine Johnson Associate Director of the Meyerhoff Graduate Program has been awarded the 2013-14 Jakubik Family Endowment Award. The Jakubik award recognizes staff members that...
    Posted: April 2, 2014 3:26 PM
  • Dr. Karpel awarded Fulbright-Brazil Distinguished Chair

    Dr. Rich Karpel has been awarded a Fulbright-Brazil Scientific Mobility Program Distinguished Chair.  This is a research/teaching award, 4 months total, and he will be researching and teaching in...
    Posted: March 31, 2014 3:10 PM
  • International Interns join the Department

    Please welcome our new international interns Solene Avrillaud, Lorna Bergeon, and Pierre Chabernaud. They will conduct research in the department for the next three months. Solene will be hosted...
    Posted: March 31, 2014 1:19 PM
  • Biochem Major Michael Moubarek wins Goldwater Scholarship

    Congratulations to Michael Moubarek for receiving the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship.  Michael is a Biochemistry and Molecular Biology major and is an undergraduate researcher in Dr. Chuck...
    Posted: March 31, 2014 1:00 PM
  • DeLauren McCauley honored at Promise Research Symposium

    Please join me in congratulating DeLauren McCauleyfor the winning oral presentation that she gave at the Promise Research Symposium on February 28, 2014 held at the University of Maryland, College...
    Posted: March 27, 2014 5:10 PM
  • Garcin lab publishes new findings on guanylate cyclase

    Dr. Elsa Garcin lab has published exciting new findings on guanylate cyclase activity in two recent papers in the Journals "Biochemistry" and "Frontiers in Physiology". Seeger F, Quintyn R,...
    Posted: March 21, 2014 2:49 PM
  • The White Group publishes an Invited Critical Review

    The White Group publishes an Invited Critical Review on the current and future role of aptamers in electroanalysis. Using DNA or RNA to target a specific target shows unlimited promise and the...
    Posted: March 14, 2014 3:08 PM
  • ACSSA chapter highlighted in "InChemistry"

    Student Chemists make up proud
    The American Chemical Society Student Associate Chapter at UMBC was featured in the February/March edition of "InChemistry" highlighting both their on campus and community outreach programs....
    Posted: March 6, 2014 1:00 PM
  • Brian Cullum named SPIE Fellow

    Brian Cullum Fellowship
    Prof. Brian Cullum has been recommended for promotion to Fellow of SPIE by the Fellows Nominating Committee and approved by the SPIE Board of Directors.   Each of the new fellows will be formally...
    Posted: January 17, 2014 5:02 PM