UMES Tech Entrepreneurship Winners! $20K+ #ThinkBigDiversity @UMESNews @NSF_EHR

Congratulations to students from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore who won prizes in a start-up business funding competition for their STEM innovations. LSAMP student Jean-Paul Badjo won $20,000 to continue development of his high-tech exoskeleton suit. The full article can be found here: https://www.umes.edu/PR/Article.aspx?id=53921. Photo credits: University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Continue reading UMES Tech Entrepreneurship Winners! $20K+ #ThinkBigDiversity @UMESNews @NSF_EHR

Alex Holness, UMCP LSAMP BD is among robotics presenters #ThinkBigDiversity

Alex Holness, College Park LSAMP BD Fellow in Mechanical Engineering was featured on College Park’s LSAMP page this semester. He was lauded as being “among a few Maryland Robotics Center students and faculty invited to the home of University of Maryland President Wallace Loh’s home to demonstrate their robotics projects and research.” Ref: http://www.cmse.umd.edu/bridgetothedoctorate Full story: http://www.robotics.umd.edu/news/news_story.php?id=8691   Continue reading Alex Holness, UMCP LSAMP BD is among robotics presenters #ThinkBigDiversity