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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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  • 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
  • Meyerhoff Scholars model extended though $6.9M investment

    Chan Zuckerberg Initiative heads to UC Berkeley and UCSD
    April 9, 2019 by Sarah Hansen “The key to accelerating discoveries in science or the next tech breakthrough will be dependent on our ability to bring fresh perspectives to STEM fields,” says...
    Posted: April 26, 2019 4:45 PM
  • U.S. News recognizes UMBC graduate programs as among nation

    COEIT stands as one of the best in 2020 rankings
    March 12, 2019 by Kait McCaffrey According to U.S. News rankings released today, UMBC graduate programs are some of the best in the nation for 2020. The rankings are developed based on expert...
    Posted: March 13, 2019 10:07 AM
  • UMBC places 10th at Pan-Am Team Chess Championship

    January 2, 2019 by Megan Hanks UMBC Chess finished tenth overall at the 2018 Pan-American Intercollegiate Team Chess Championship, held in San Francisco, California, December 27 – 30. The...
    Posted: January 3, 2019 1:52 PM
  • UMBC partners with local community colleges

    teams collaborate to boost transfer student success in STEM
    October 18, 2018 by Sarah Hansen UMBC welcomes a large number of students from community colleges every semester, including in STEM majors. To better support these students, UMBC...
    Posted: October 19, 2018 3:51 PM
  • UMBC’s Summer Undergraduate Research Fest 2018

    spotlights talents of emerging scientists
    August 14, 2018 by Sarah Hansen UMBC’s University Center ballroom was standing-room only earlier this week as visitors gathered to learn about new student research on topics from HIV...
    Posted: August 16, 2018 7:43 AM
  • New UMBC initiative celebrates exceptional faculty

    celebrates faculty who go above and beyond
    June 21, 2018 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s Office of the Provost has launched a university-wide initiative to celebrate faculty who go above and beyond as educators, scholars, and leaders on campus...
    Posted: June 21, 2018 5:01 PM
  • UMBC's researchers discover new cancer molecular mechanisms

    New paper maps protein complexes & signaling pathways
    May 7, 2018 by Sarah Hansen Cancer is most devastating when it metastasizes—when tumor cells break away, travel through the bloodstream, and then attach elsewhere, only to grow another tumor....
    Posted: May 7, 2018 2:36 PM
  • NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program

    17 UMBC students and alumni honored
    April 20, 2018 by Sarah Hansen The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded prestigious Graduate Research Fellowships (GRF) to nine UMBC-affiliated STEM students, including seven alumni...
    Posted: April 20, 2018 4:15 PM
  • UMBC Goldwater Scholarship award and honorable mention

    Yasmin Graham, mechanical engineering, robotics&prosthetics
    April 17, 2018 by  Sarah Hansen UMBC is again celebrating major national recognition for talented student researchers with the announcement that Linda Wiratan ’19, biochemistry and molecular...
    Posted: April 19, 2018 11:02 AM