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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.

News (by Department)

Chemical, Biochemical & Environmental Engineering
Center for Women in Technology
Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Information Systems
Mechanical Engineering

College of Engineering and Information News (all)

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  • 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
  • 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
  • UMBC grads create own paths, focused on succeeding together

    December 17, 2019 by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque Each graduating student’s path looks different. For many Retrievers, UMBC offers an opportunity to develop not just knowledge and skills,...
    Posted: December 18, 2019 1:18 PM
  • New UMBC computing curriculum highlights ethics

    December 17, 2019 by Megan Hanks When UMBC’s Helena Mentis is teaching, her students often bring up ethical challenges in computing, and they are hungry to learn about how to address them....
    Posted: December 18, 2019 12:56 PM
  • COEIT Celebration honors achievement, service, and community

    May 31, 2019 by Megan Hanks The COEIT Celebration has quickly become a defining annual event for the community of faculty, staff, and students in UMBC’s College of Engineering and...
    Posted: May 31, 2019 9:32 AM
  • How study abroad shaped four UMBC student experiences

    May 20, 2019 by Catherine Borg Many students come to UMBC with the goal of leaving the familiar behind to take on new challenges and gain a fresh perspective. Once they’re on campus, that’s...
    Posted: May 21, 2019 2:10 PM
  • Critical Social Justice Week focuses on passion & pathways

    UMBC's 6th annual program shares strengths and skills
    October 22, 2018 by  Kait McCaffrey The UMBC Women’s Center has planned this year’s Critical Social Justice Week (CSJ) around the core idea that “a single light can’t illuminate a city or a...
    Posted: October 25, 2018 8:09 AM
  • UMBC students win top prize at Maryland Cyber Challenge

    October 11, 2018 by Megan Hanks Busy teams of students clustered around laptops in a room overlooking Baltimore’s Inner Harbor on Tuesday, focused on solving as many challenges as possible...
    Posted: October 11, 2018 1:39 PM
  • COEIT appoints four faculty members to leadership roles

    August 13, 2018 by Megan Hanks The College of Engineering and Information Technology is pleased to announce the appointment of four faculty to leadership roles in the College. Helena Mentis,...
    Posted: August 13, 2018 10:48 AM
  • UMBC offers a national model for cyber workforce development

    June 21, 2018 by Megan Hanks Cybersecurity is one of the fastest growing industries in the United States and a recent Business-Higher Education Forum report calls Maryland the “epicenter of...
    Posted: June 21, 2018 5:05 PM