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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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  • UMBC is named a Fulbright Top Producing Institution

    February 10, 2020 by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque UMBC is proud to be named a 2019 – 2020 Fulbright Top Producing Institution, an honor granted by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of...
    Posted: February 11, 2020 9:48 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
  • UMBC’s newest grads share what inspired their unique paths

    May 10, 2019 by Megan Hanks When students come to UMBC, they bring with them life experiences that shape the program they choose, the mentors they find, the research questions they ask, and...
    Posted: May 10, 2019 12:17 PM
  • UMBC international students find connection on campus

    May 2, 2019 by UMBC News Staff When Angel Badewole ’19, chemical engineering, began as a first-year student at UMBC, it was her first time living apart from her family in Lagos, Nigeria. Early...
    Posted: May 6, 2019 9:52 AM
  • New GEARS symposium showcases research across disciplines

    March 27, 2019 by Sarah Hansen On March 27, 2019, UMBC graduate students will gather in the University Center Ballroom to improve their communication skills, share their work, and get to know...
    Posted: March 29, 2019 11:53 AM
  • UMBC recognizes Renetta Tull

    for transformative leadership advancing diversity in STEM
    March 26, 2019 by Megan Hanks Renetta Tull, UMBC’s associate vice provost for strategic initiatives, and professor of practice in College of Engineering and Information Technology, is...
    Posted: March 26, 2019 12:30 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
  • 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, NASA, & partners mount intensive air quality study

    will provide a snapshot of Chesapeake Bay region
    August 21, 2018 by Sarah Hansen This summer, students and faculty from UMBC and three additional universities teamed up with NASA researchers and Maryland’s Department of the Environment...
    Posted: August 22, 2018 7:41 AM
  • Idea competition is springboard for young entrepreneurs

    November 29, 2017 by Kait McCaffrey Each fall, student entrepreneurs at UMBC pitch their big ideas – Shark Tank-style, no less – for potential funding.  And each year, their ideas span...
    Posted: November 30, 2017 1:20 PM