News & Announcements

UMD, FireEye Announce New Partnership

Jun 12, 2013 - COLLEGE PARK, Md. – The University of Maryland and global cybersecurity firm FireEye have announced a new partnership that will explore research, education and best practices in workforce development related to computing and data-driven technologies.

Bonnie Dorr, Lise Getoor Elected as AAAI Fellows

Jun 07, 2013 - Bonnie Dorr and Lise Getoor have been elected as fellows of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI).

UMD, Booz Allen Hamilton Partner on Science, Education

Jun 04, 2013 - Booz Allen Hamilton, a leading provider of management consulting, technology and engineering services to the U.S. government in defense, intelligence and civil markets—is the newest member of the university’s Corporate Partners in Computing Program.

Four UMIACS Faculty Receive Promotions

May 31, 2013 - Four computer science faculty members in UMIACS have received promotions effective July 1.

Annual HCIL Symposium Draws Eclectic Crowd

May 24, 2013 - An eclectic group of more than 200 UMD faculty and students, corporate partners and other guests attended the annual Human-Computer Interaction Lab symposium, held May 22 and 23 at the University of Maryland.

Daumé Promoted to Associate Professor

May 23, 2013 - Hal Daumé III, computer science and UMIACS, promoted to associate professor.

Getoor Speaks at Virginia Commencement, Sante Fe Conference

May 19, 2013 - Faculty researcher Lise Getoor was recently invited to speak at an engineering school commencement and a Santa Fe Institute workshop.

Day 2 of MC2 Symposium Features Keynote Speakers and Cyber Tutorials

May 15, 2013 - Day 2 of the Maryland Cybersecurity Center (MC2) annual symposium featured two more keynote addresses and several tutorials by MC2 faculty researchers.

2013 MC2 Symposium Kicks Off

May 14, 2013 - See photos from opening day activities at the 2nd annual Maryland Cybersecurity Symposium, which featured keynote addresses from Fred Schneider, professor of computer science at Cornell University

Shneiderman Honored As Top Faculty Mentor

May 07, 2013 - Ben Shneiderman, computer science and UMIACS, is named 2013 Faculty Mentor of the Year by UMD’s Graduate School.