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October 10, 2018  |  The University of Maryland, Baltimore CURE Scholars Program welcomed its fourth cohort of sixth-graders with the traditional White Coat Ceremony.

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September 20, 2018  |  UMB CURE Scholars presented research projects to professional scientists and researchers at UMGCCC's annual Cancer Research Day, showcasing research across generations.

September 4, 2018   |  About two dozen sixth-graders from West Baltimore will be diving into an intense agenda, joining 80 current UMB CURE Scholars who are in seventh through ninth grades.

July 5, 2018  |  UMB students, staff, and faculty collaborate to cultivate a love of science, technology, engineering, and math among West Baltimore students in the CURE Scholars Summer Program.

May 17, 2018  |  The University of Maryland, Baltimore CURE Scholars Program became the earliest in the nation to start as early as middle school, and its first cohort is on its way to high school.

May 3, 2018  |  The University of Maryland, Baltimore had a strong presence at the BioHealth Capital Region Forum held April 23-24, 2018, in Gaithersburg, Md.

February 24, 2018   |  Seven sixth-graders from the University of Maryland, Baltimore CURE Scholars Program genuinely enjoyed themselves as they received sealant treatment from dental hygiene students at the school.

February 7, 2018   |  The CURE program is aimed at giving new opportunities to the young boys and girls who live in the school’s West Baltimore neighborhood.

November 16, 2017  |  UMB CURE Scholars kick off the year with three new curriculum tracks, an emphasis on math and writing and a special Maryland STEM Festival event.

November 10, 2017  |  University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law Professor Russell A. McClain, JD, delivered a thought-provoking talk about bias and diversity as part of the UMB Diversity Speaker Series

October 18, 2017  |  UMB CURE Scholars Program inducts its third group of young students into an innovative medical mentorship pipeline.

October 10, 2017   |  Academy Award winning documentary filmmaker Susan Hadary, from MedSchool Maryland Productions, talks about connecting with the six teens from the University of Maryland, Baltimore CURE program (Continuing the Umbrella for Research Experiences) in her documentary “From West Baltimore.”

August 29, 2017   |  Produced in collaboration with the University of Maryland Baltimore CURE Scholars Program, the documentary follows six young teens from West Baltimore who share their lives and the challenges of growing up in neighborhoods of violence and poverty.

July 14, 2017  |  Schools of Dentistry, Pharmacy, and Medicine are among instructional resources for middle-school students engaged in summer learning at UMB.

July 11, 2017   |  Too few apply to medical school, too few graduate and too few practice and teach. The University of Maryland, Baltimore believes you have to start early to fill that gap, and that’s the goal of their CURE Scholars Program.

May 26, 2017  |  The University of Maryland School of Dentistry brings professional football players, Baltimore student athletes, and an entrepreneurial alumnus to observe National Facial Protection Month.

April 25, 2017  |  Rain or shine, West Baltimore residents turn out for day of fun activities.

March 30, 2017   |  Malinda Hughes was named UMB’s Cecil S. Kelly Memorial Employee of the Year and before the ink had dried on the oversized check in her hands she was showing why she is such a special individual.

March 13, 2017   |  A powerhouse panel helped the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) celebrate Women’s History Month by sharing their experiences on March 9 in Westminster Hall.

March 10, 2017  |  UMB Cure Scholars from Green Street Academy will compete next month in state science competition finals.

February 27, 2017  |  The University of Maryland School of Dentistry conducts a UMB CURE Oral Health Promotion program to benefit UMB CURE Scholars and their parents.

February 15, 2017   |  The UMB CURE Scholars visited the mechanical engineering labs at the Johns Hokpkins University Whiting School of Engineering.

December 5, 2016   |  Now in its second year – and recently awarded five more years of funding from the National Cancer Institute -- the CURE scholars program aims to change the lives of 60 or more Southwest Baltimore kids and to literally change the face of medical service and research in Baltimore.

October 1, 2016   |  Cohen Croslin was one of 26 young scholars given a pressed lab coat and inducted Saturday into the University of Maryland, Baltimore CURE Scholars Program.

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January 4, 2016  |  UMB featured on WYPR-FM for creating CURE Scholars pipeline to help urban youngsters aspire to careers in cancer research, health care

December 24, 2015   |  Fraser Smith writes about the impact of the CURE Scholars program, which started in September 2015, on Southwest Baltimore.

October 9, 2015  |  The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) CURE Scholars Program launches

June 25, 2015   |  Mentors from UMB will be paired with 30 Baltimore City high school students for a five-week-long Summer BioScience Internship Program.

October 28, 2014   |  The UMB CURE Scholars Program initiative will provide academic purpose and support to students while addressing the racial disparity that exists in cancer-related workforces.

October 28, 2014   |  New $750,000 Grant from National Cancer Institute Creates UMB CURE Scholars Pilot Program

October 28, 2014   |  The UMB CURE Scholars initiative will provide academic purpose and support to students while addressing the racial disparity that exists in cancer-related workforces.

October 27, 2014   |  The University of Maryland, Baltimore has received a $750,000 grant to develop a program designed to spark interest in cancer research and care among middle school children in the University's low-income West Baltimore neighborhood.

October 27, 2014   |  The University of Maryland, Baltimore has received a $750,000 grant to develop a program for middle school children in the university's low-income West Baltimore neighborhood to cultivate their interest in cancer research and care.