Horn Point scientists to partner with City of Cambridge on flood mitigation project along Choptank River

June 17, 2024
An UMCES research team at the Horn Point Laboratory, led by Ming Li, will partner with the the City of Cambridge to build and monitor a natural shoreline flood mitigation project along the Choptank River.

Graduate student Chelsea Fowler receives 2024 Student Service Award

June 3, 2024
UMCES Ph.D. Student, Chelsea Fowler, has been awarded the 2024 Student Service Award for the provision of outstanding service to the lab, UMCES and the broader community, serving in an array of mentorship, service and leadership roles.

New book takes deep dive into warming trends and extreme events in the Indian Ocean

April 26, 2024
The Indian Ocean represents one of the great frontiers in climate science and oceanography and its surrounding countries stand out globally as the region with the highest risk of natural hazards. In a new book, "The Indian Ocean and Its Role in the Global Climate System," an interdisciplinary team of experts takes a deeper dive into recent warming trends and extreme events.

Ming Li and Matthew Gray named 2024-2025 U.S. Fulbright Scholars

March 8, 2024
Both professors will begin their collaborative research programs abroad – Li at the Portuguese Institute for Sea and Atmosphere in Portugal, and Gray at the University of Gothenburg in Sweden – later this fall.

Kids Summer Adventures at Horn Point Lab: July/August 2024

March 6, 2024
Toadfish Adventures is a co-ed, environmental education, STEM-focused experience with 3 sessions for rising 1st graders through 15 years old. It takes place at UMCES' Horn Point Laboratory in Cambridge, MD. With the backdrop of the Horn Point Laboratory and its 800+ acres on the banks of the Choptank River, Toadfish Adventures engages students’ sense of wonder!