Willie May rises from the segregated South through the ranks of the National Institute of Standards and Technology.
Drought. Floods. Receding polar ice and coastal dead zones. UMD researchers are taking the lead on threats to environmental security.
UMD is one of five institutions with all four nominees named scholars: sophomore Yousuf Khan and juniors Adam Berger, Katherine Cordwell and Mark Moretto.
Prestigious NSF fellowships recognize outstanding graduate students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields.
My desire to improve conditions for underserved minorities through health education motivated me to pursue a Fulbright.