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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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  • Dipanjan Pan develops rapid diagnostic test for COVID-19

    June 9, 2020 by Megan Hanks A team led by UMBC’s Dipanjan Pan has developed an experimental diagnostic test to rapidly detect the novel coronavirus causing COVID-19, potentially as early as...
    Posted: June 9, 2020 4:39 PM
  • CWIT's Response to Racial Violence

    TO: CWIT and COEIT Community  FROM: Carolyn Seaman, Director of the Center for Women In Technology and Professor, Information Systems DATE: June 3, 2020  SUBJECT: CWIT's Response to Racial...
    Posted: June 3, 2020 7:06 PM
  • COEIT Celebration honors student, faculty and staff awardees

    May 13, 2020 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s third annual COEIT Celebration was held on May 3, 2020, recognizing the outstanding contributions and achievements of COEIT students, faculty, and staff....
    Posted: May 13, 2020 11:58 AM
  • 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
  • CWIT Scholar finds and builds a community of support at UMBC

    April 15, 2020 by Megan Hanks When her courses moved online in mid-March due to the coronavirus pandemic, Sammie Maygers ‘20, chemical engineering, knew staying connected with her UMBC...
    Posted: April 15, 2020 4:15 PM
  • Engineers Week 2020 Schedule of Events

    Monday, February 17: Kickoff Reception Speaker: Joseph P. Blackford, Tau Beta Pi Leadership Apartment Community Center | 6 pm - 8 pm Tuesday, February 18:  AIChE CHEM-E-CAR Unveiling...
    Posted: February 10, 2020 1:20 PM
  • 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 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
  • Open spaces nurture open minds in UMBC's newest building

    The Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Building opens this Fall
    August 26, 2019 by Sarah Hansen This fall, hundreds of Retrievers will set foot in UMBC’s new Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Building for the first time. They may be inspired by the vibrant...
    Posted: August 27, 2019 2:56 PM