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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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Center for Women in Technology
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College of Engineering and Information News (all)

  • UMBC swimming and diving teams capture America East titles

    February 19, 2019 by Kait McCaffrey After four days of intense competition, UMBC’s men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams have both been crowned 2019 America East champions. The men’s team...
    Posted: February 20, 2019 3:54 PM
  • UMBC connects insightful students with growing companies

    Maryland Technology Internship Program
    February 19, 2019 by Megan Hanks In the decade since she graduated from UMBC, Bethany Meyer ‘08, information systems, has become a rising leader in the online learning field. Meyer, now chief...
    Posted: February 20, 2019 3:38 PM
  • Start at UMBC & Go Everywhere (UMBC Magazine Fall 2018)

    UMBC Magazine | Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque | Fall 2018 UMBC may be nestled in the small town of Catonsville, but over the years the university has become a crossroads of...
    Posted: February 11, 2019 3:14 PM
  • 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
  • Our new associate dean for research & faculty development

    Dr. Erin Lavik of chemical, biochemical and environmental engineering has been appointed as the College’s first associate dean forresearch and faculty development. Dr. Lavik received a ScD in...
    Posted: February 4, 2019 2:17 PM
  • UMBC’s Top 10 Highlights of 2018

    January 15, 2019 by Kait McCaffrey It wouldn’t be a proper farewell to 2018 without reminiscing about some of the biggest UMBC stories from the year. The Retrievers made NCAA history, the...
    Posted: January 16, 2019 1:52 PM
  • Online master’s in information systems ranked in top 20

    U.S. News and World Report 2019 rankings
    January 15, 2019 by Megan Hanks U.S. News has recognized UMBC’s online master’s degree in information systems as one of the top 20 in the nation in new online degree rankings announced today....
    Posted: January 15, 2019 10:06 AM
  • Countering Russian disinformation the Baltic nations’ way

    The story "Countering Russian disinformation the Baltic nations’ way" by Terry Thompson, Adjunct Instructor in Cybersecurity, University of Maryland, Baltimore County first appeared The...
    Posted: January 11, 2019 2:22 PM
  • Hour of Code brings Baltimore 3rd and 4th graders to UMBC

    students come to campus for introduction to computing
    January 10, 2019 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s Computer Science Education student group recently hosted the third annual Hour of Code event on campus. This popular community event is an...
    Posted: January 10, 2019 3:37 PM
  • UMBC again named one of Baltimore’s top places to work

    January 9, 2019 by Dinah Winnick The Baltimore Sun has named UMBC one of the “Top Workplaces” in the Baltimore region for 2018. UMBC ranked eighth among all large employers in the region—the...
    Posted: January 9, 2019 6:06 PM