OysterFutures stakeholders reach consensus

May 31, 2018
After a two-year process to find common ground on ways to improve oyster fishing practices and restoration in the Choptank and Little Choptank Rivers, the OysterFutures stakeholders reached consensus and submitted their recommendations to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR).

Appalachian Laboratory Director Eric Davidson Featured on Recent WFWM "Community Matters" Segment

May 30, 2018
Appalachian Laboratory Director Eric Davidson was the featured guest on the May 11th broadcast of WFWM Public Radio's "Community Matters."

Students find success as entreprenuers after REEF program

May 24, 2018
Students participating in Ratcliffe Environmental Entrepreneur Fellowship at IMET have been carrying the ideas they developed in the program to outside pitch competitions. In the program’s four years, five of those ideas have been developed into real companies and this year alone, five students have won funding ranging from $1,000 to $25,000 for their companies.

Graduate students honor IMET professor with first Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award

May 21, 2018
Tsetso Bachvaroff of the Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology won UMCES' first Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award, an honor bestowed by the graduate students.

UMCES Class of 2018, 'the world needs your leadership'

May 16, 2018
The hardest work starts now. It was the subtle message below the charges that leaders in the science field gave the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science’s Class of 2018 during their commencement ceremony.