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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 connections help three students create their own paths

    May 19, 2020 by Megan Hanks Like many new UMBC students, Jana Burns ‘20, information systems, was interested in so many topics when she stepped on campus that choosing a major initially...
    Posted: May 19, 2020 10:35 AM
  • 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
  • Students create products to meet community needs at CBIC

    May 12, 2020 by Megan Hanks Four UMBC student groups vied for the top prize in the finals of this year’s Cangialosi Business Innovation Competition (CBIC), held entirely online for the first...
    Posted: May 12, 2020 2:03 PM
  • Jianwu Wang’s NSF CAREER Award will help climate scientists

    April 28, 2020 by Megan Hanks Jianwu Wang, assistant professor of information systems, is the most recent UMBC faculty member to receive a prestigious CAREER Award from the National Science...
    Posted: April 28, 2020 3:08 PM
  • Researchers to study COVID-19-related discrimination

    March 6, 2020 by Megan Hanks As the COVID-19 outbreak originating in China has spread to populations across all continents except Antarctica, racism and discrimination against...
    Posted: March 6, 2020 3:14 PM
  • The Conversation: Predicting the coronavirus outbreak

    How AI connects the dots to warn about disease threats
    UMBC Magazine | Editor | March 3, 2020 This story was written by Vandana Janeja, professor and interim chair of information systems, and first appeared in The Conversation...
    Posted: March 3, 2020 9:11 AM
  • UMBC researchers develop technologies around data privacy

    understanding data privacy laws, enforce compliance using AI
    UMBC Magazine | Editor | February 7, 2020 This story was written by Karuna Janeja, assistant professor of information systems, and first appeared in The Conversation by Karuna Pande Joshi,...
    Posted: February 17, 2020 3:32 PM
  • 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
  • Introducing UMBC’s User Studies Lab

    New equipment will expand collaborative research
    February 5, 2020 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s Interactive Systems Research Center (ISRC) has obtained new equipment designed for the precise study of human movement, perception, and emotion. The User...
    Posted: February 5, 2020 3:47 PM
  • UMBC’s Jiaqi Gong receives $1M NIH grant

    January 22, 2020 by Megan Hanks After patients with breast cancer finish their treatment, they are prescribed daily medications to prevent cancer recurrence. There are many factors that impact...
    Posted: January 23, 2020 9:14 AM