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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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  • UMBC’s newest grads choose their own adventures

    May 16, 2019 by Kait McCaffrey He’s a bassoonist and chemical engineer. She’s a dancer and social justice advocate. UMBC students have a lot of focus, but that doesn’t mean they have to...
    Posted: May 17, 2019 6:34 AM
  • UMBC Mock Trial takes top prize, undefeated at 8-0

    Georgetown University's 8th annual Hilltop Invitational Tour
    February 4, 2019 by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque UMBC Mock Trial took first in late January at Georgetown University’s 8th annual Hilltop Invitational Tournament, with UMBC’s A team...
    Posted: February 4, 2019 9:14 PM
  • Third annual UMBC GRIT-X talks held

    highlight thought-provoking ideas, experiences, & discovery
    October 17, 2018 by Sarah Hansen Artists, scientists, and social change agents from across UMBC presented the third annual GRIT-X talks on October 13, sharing their ideas and perspectives...
    Posted: October 18, 2018 10:20 AM
  • UMBC’s Cangialosi Business Innovation Competition Recipients

    May 24, 2018 by Megan Hanks Six finalists pitched creative business ideas to a panel of judges during UMBC’s fifth annual Cangialosi Business Innovation Competition (CBIC), held on April...
    Posted: May 24, 2018 3:08 PM
  • UMBC kicks off statewide public service scholars programs

    Summer 2017 includes four initiatives across the state
    June 22, 2017 by Dinah Winnick UMBC has marked the start of summer by hosting statewide kickoff events for Maryland’s newest group of public service scholars, who will serve at state agencies...
    Posted: June 23, 2017 7:11 AM
  • Gabrielle Salib, inspired to boost STEM access

    focuses on human-centered computing
    May 12, 2017 by Megan Hanks Gabrielle Salib B.S., Interdisciplinary Studies (Human-Centered Computing) Hometown: Millersville, Maryland Plans: Ph.D., Drexel University Throughout my four...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 7:41 AM
  • Fourth annual Cangialosi Business Innovation Competition

    celebrates student entrepreneurs
    At the fourth annual Cangialosi Business Innovation Competition, held on April 26, 2017, six finalists pitched their business ideas to a three-judge expert panel. The projects, selected from 33...
    Posted: May 8, 2017 4:04 PM
  • Hour of Code: Baltimore youth get intro to computing careers

    UMBC students & hands-on Lakeland Elementary/Middle School
    December 13, 2016 by Megan Hanks At one table, thirteen Lakeland Elementary/Middle School students from Baltimore used tablets to create patterns of colorful shapes through code. At another...
    Posted: December 13, 2016 2:55 PM
  • UMBC faculty celebrate opportunities to expand collaboration

    explore overlapping research and creative interests
    November 8, 2016 by Sarah Hansen “The complex problems we face do not organize themselves neatly into the categories we’re used to,” says Carole McCann, professor and chair of gender and women’s...
    Posted: November 10, 2016 7:43 AM
  • Creative minds from UMBC join in White House events

    UMBC represents from visual arts to neuroscience
    October 19, 2016 by Megan Hanks Five Linehan Artist Scholars from UMBC visited the White House last week to participate in a workshop led by William Allman, chief White House curator. Adan...
    Posted: October 20, 2016 10:06 AM