2017 New Freshmen

Are you an admitted freshman coming to the University of Maryland in Fall 2017 and would like to apply to be a part of FIRE? Do so today!

Research Partnership with Capital One

FIRE is pleased to announce a research partnership with Capital One. In January of 2018 we will begin the Capital One Machine Learning stream in which UMD faculty and students will partner with Capital One research scientists in 2018 to study machine learning, data analytics and cybersecurity using diverse perspectives, technolgies and applications.

Aidan Strother is a member of FIRE Terrapin Genome Project. She states FIRE has not only taught me how to be a great researcher - it has allowed me to be that researcher. " ... [ read more ]

Kasey Goon is a member of FIRE Environmental Pathogens. She states "The connections I've made with other FIRE members are just as valuable as the incredible amount of knowledge I've gained from the program. " ... [ read more ]

Gabe Castro is a member of FIRE Sustainability Analytics. He states "FIRE has allowed me to form friendships with some of the most dedicated and intelligent students I’ve come across at College Park." ... [ read more ]

Michele Keumeni is a member of FIRE Antibiotic Resistance. She states "As an aspiring surgeon, this lab gave me an opportunity to conduct truly hands on laboratory research which was hard to find as an incoming freshman." ... [ read more ]