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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 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
  • 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
  • UMBC places ninth at 2019 Pan-Am Team Chess Championship

    January 3, 2020 by Megan Hanks UMBC Chess has continued its strong performance with another high-ranking finish at the leading intercollegiate team championship competition in the...
    Posted: January 6, 2020 8:01 AM
  • MHEC selects UMBC’s Jordan Troutman as student commissioner

    October 17, 2019 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s Jordan Troutman ‘21, M29, enjoys challenging assumptions. Recently named the student commissioner for the Maryland Higher Education Commission...
    Posted: October 17, 2019 9:29 AM
  • Celebrating partnerships, innovation, and student success

    June 14, 2019 by Sarah Hansen When Bill LaCourse became dean of UMBC’s College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences (CNMS) in 2012, he had three top priorities in mind: innovate undergraduate...
    Posted: June 21, 2019 10:01 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
  • 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
  • UMBC labs share four essentials for ugrad research success

    April 18, 2019 by Sarah Hansen Undergraduate research at UMBC is booming. As Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day (URCAD) approaches, students across campus are preparing talks...
    Posted: April 19, 2019 7:00 AM
  • 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