Skip to Main Content

COEIT News Archive

News (by Department)

Chemical, Biochemical & Environmental Engineering
Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Information Systems
Mechanical Engineering

College of Engineering and Information News (all)

  • Three new CAREER Awards to UMBC

    May 9, 2017 by Office of the Vice President for Research Three of UMBC's assistant professors have recently received CAREER awards from the National Science Foundation. Including these three...
    Posted: May 10, 2017 9:50 AM
  • UMBC programs prepare students for rapidly evolving careers

    Baltimore Sun special section on education
    May 9, 2017 by Megan Hanks The Baltimore Sun’s latest special section on education highlights several UMBC programs designed to prepare students to start or advance careers in new areas that...
    Posted: May 10, 2017 9:41 AM
  • Fourth annual Cangialosi Business Innovation Competition

    celebrates student entrepreneurs
    At the fourth annual Cangialosi Business Innovation Competition, held on April 26, 2017, six finalists pitched their business ideas to a three-judge expert panel. The projects, selected from 33...
    Posted: May 8, 2017 4:04 PM
  • Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Building groundbreaking

    scheduled for completion in summer 2019
    May 8, 2017 by Sarah Hansen UMBC’s new Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Building (ILSB) is an answer to two questions, says Dean Bill LaCourse, of the College of Natural and Mathematical...
    Posted: May 8, 2017 1:18 PM
  • UMBC students tackle complex questions with creativity

    URCAD 2017
    May 2, 2017 by Dinah Winnick Now in its twenty-first year, UMBC’s Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day (URCAD) “attains a certain kind of maturity,” but it’s “thrilling to see...
    Posted: May 3, 2017 7:56 AM
  • Third annual UMBC-UMB Partnership Symposium

    reveals impact of collaborative research
    May 1, 2017 by Sarah Hansen Researchers and campus leaders from UMBC and the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) convened at bwtech@UMBC South on April 12 to celebrate ongoing research...
    Posted: May 2, 2017 7:27 AM
  • START and SFF awards support UMBC & COEIT faculty

    awards to faculty who wish to pursue new areas of research
    April 28, 2017 by Megan Hanks The Office of the Vice President for Research has awarded Strategic Awards for Research Transitions (START) and Summer Faculty Fellowship (SFF) awards to a 24 UMBC...
    Posted: April 28, 2017 11:57 AM
  • UMBC a case study for success supporting STEM students

    all backgrounds including traditionally underrepresented
    April 26, 2017 by  Sarah Hansen In a new article for Issues in Science and Technology, President Freeman Hrabowski and Peter Henderson, senior advisor to the president, describe the concerning...
    Posted: April 27, 2017 7:09 AM
  • Spring 2017 UMBC Graduate Research Conference

    theme: “diversity across disciplines”
    April 25, 2017 by Sarah Hansen The 2017 Graduate Research Conference (GRC) at UMBC delivered on its theme, “diversity across disciplines,” with research talks, posters, and keynote speakers...
    Posted: April 26, 2017 7:48 AM
  • President Hrabowski speak out to support March for Science

    Meyerhoff Scholars Program students, alumni deliver message
    April 21, 2017 by Dinah Winnick On April 22, 2017, millions around the world will march in support of the value of scientific research. Among them will be more than a hundred Meyerhoff...
    Posted: April 24, 2017 7:47 AM