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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.

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  • Unique research experiences open doors: UMBC’s Class of 2020

    May 18, 2020 by Megan Hanks Danilo Symonette, Robin Bailey, and Hye-Jin Park are earning their UMBC degrees this month having researched in top labs and being invited to present their...
    Posted: May 18, 2020 1:42 PM
  • UMBC receives a research training focused on STEM leadership

    April 29, 2020 by Sarah Hansen Since it launched at UMBC in 1997, the MARC U*STAR Program has connected nearly 500 hundred UMBC students with research opportunities and invaluable support....
    Posted: April 29, 2020 1:32 PM
  • Scholar-athlete grads draw on resilience from past obstacles

    April 28, 2020 by Dinah Winnick Kennedy Lamb and Jethro Ssengonzi are finishing their final semester with uncertainty about the world, but also a sense of hope. To cope with the challenges...
    Posted: April 28, 2020 11:13 AM
  • Three UMBC students receive Goldwater Scholarships

    March 30, 2020 by Megan Hanks Three UMBC students have been named Barry Goldwater Scholars for the 2020 – 2021 academic year, earning one of the most prestigious scholarships available to U.S....
    Posted: March 30, 2020 2:58 PM
  • UMBC honored as a leading community-engaged university

    Carnegie Foundation acknowledges UMBC-community partnerships
    January 29, 2020 by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has honored UMBC with its distinguished Carnegie Community Engagement...
    Posted: January 31, 2020 10:54 AM
  • UMBC places ninth at 2019 Pan-Am Team Chess Championship

    January 3, 2020 by Megan Hanks UMBC Chess has continued its strong performance with another high-ranking finish at the leading intercollegiate team championship competition in the...
    Posted: January 6, 2020 8:01 AM
  • Four new UMBC grads share what drives their research

    December 17, 2019 by Sarah Hansen It’s 3 a.m., and Cindy Chelius rolls out of the pull-out couch in the grad student lounge. Time to check on her fungi. For this experiment, measurements...
    Posted: December 18, 2019 1:12 PM
  • UMBC broadens international learning opportunities

    November 19, 2019 by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque Heading into International Education Week, November 18 – 22, UMBC is celebrating the expansion of international learning opportunities...
    Posted: November 21, 2019 9:39 AM
  • UMBC spotlights the power of collaboration and community

    Homecoming 2019 : new science building opens, GRIT-X talks
    October 21, 2019 by Sarah Hansen During the height of UMBC Homecoming festivities on October 12, the university community and supporters from across Maryland gathered to celebrate the opening...
    Posted: October 21, 2019 10:38 AM
  • UMBC receives $2.8M from NSF to create new master’s program

    Interdisciplinary Consortium for Applied Research in Ecology
    September 18, 2019 by Sarah Hansen An interdisciplinary team of UMBC professors has received $2.8 million from the National Science Foundation to create a new master’s program focused on...
    Posted: September 23, 2019 10:45 PM