The UMB CURE Scholars Program takes on disparities in health and in the workforce through a mentoring program designed to increase the numbers of minorities working in the sciences.

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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.

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.

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

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 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.

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

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