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COEIT News Archive

Explore recent College of Engineering and Information Technology (COEIT) news highlights on the COEIT News Archives and UMBC Science & Technology News site.

UMBC Achievements [PDF] shares additional highlights of innovative teaching and research. COEIT Department websites share additional news and events.

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College of Engineering and Information News (all)

  • Low-cost infant incubator completes clinical trial in India

    February 22, 2021 by UMBC News Staff Innovative technologies don’t have to be expensive or complicated.  UMBC’s Govind Rao, professor of chemical, biochemical, and environmental...
    Posted: February 22, 2021 3:58 PM
  • UMBC : $870K NIH grant to launch ESTEEMED Scholars program

    February 12, 2021by Sarah Hansen This spring, the first cohort of ESTEEMED Scholars arrives at UMBC on their path to revolutionizing biomedicine. The new program stands for Enhancing Science,...
    Posted: February 18, 2021 4:31 PM
  • UMBC int'l students build community online during COVID-19

    February 17, 2021 by UMBC News Staff Graduate student Kirthana Kolekar began volunteering as one of UMBC’s first Global Ambassadors in summer 2020. It was a time of incredible stress. COVID-19...
    Posted: February 17, 2021 5:11 PM
  • UMBC entrepreneurs receive record-number of MIPS awards

    February 11, 2021 by UMBC News Staff Six UMBC faculty members have just received grants from the Maryland Industrial Partnerships (MIPS) program to develop new technologies with potential to...
    Posted: February 12, 2021 9:28 AM
  • UMBC researchers use AI to understand complex legal docs

    January 29, 2021 by UMBC News Staff UMBC researchers have made strides in automated legal document analytics by creating a way to machine-process the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). The CFR...
    Posted: January 29, 2021 4:34 PM
  • U.S. News rankings: online M.S. in information systems

    January 28, 2021 by Dinah Winnick UMBC’s online master’s degree in information systems has once again been ranked one of the best programs in the nation by U.S. News. The rankings, announced...
    Posted: January 28, 2021 5:00 PM
  • UMBC Magazine: Reimagining the US public health system

    UMBC Magazine | Editor | January 21, 2021 This story was written by Woodrow W. Winchester III, Graduate Program Director, Professional Engineering Programs, and first appeared in The Conversation...
    Posted: January 22, 2021 9:30 AM
  • UMBC’s Danyelle Ireland is named a 2021 national Rising Star

    January 20, 2021 by Dinah Winnick The National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students has named UMBC’s Danyelle Tauryce Ireland a 2021 Transfer Champion Rising Star. The award honors her...
    Posted: January 20, 2021 2:39 PM
  • UMBC students help create richer online courses for peers

    January 19, 2021 by Dinah Winnick As UMBC faculty prepare for spring, they are reflecting on lessons learned from a primarily online fall 2020 semester. In UMBC’s College of Engineering and...
    Posted: January 19, 2021 2:25 PM
  • UMBC is lead contributor to Maryland Charity Campaign

    January 14, 2021 by Jenny O'Grady The UMBC community was the top contributor to the 2020 Maryland Charity Campaign (MCC), supporting non-profit organizations across the state in a particularly...
    Posted: January 18, 2021 9:17 PM