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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 expands partnership with Portugal’s University of Porto

    November 11, 2016 by Sarah Hansen A delegation of UMBC faculty and staff traveled to Portugal’s University of Porto (U. Porto) October 3 – 7, 2016, to sign a cooperation agreement expanding and...
    Posted: November 11, 2016 2:46 PM
  • Support for STEM grad students from underrepresented groups

    UMBC featured as a national model
    November 10, 2016 by Sarah Hansen The Christian Science Monitor recently examined challenges that many graduate students from underrepresented groups experience, such as isolation, mentors who...
    Posted: November 11, 2016 8:14 AM
  • 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
  • Research symposium attracts a record number of students

    Students from across the mid-Atlantic come to UMBC
    November 8, 2016 by Sarah Hansen UMBC’s 19th Undergraduate Research Symposium in Chemical and Biological Sciences on October 22, 2016, drew a record number of talented young researchers from...
    Posted: November 10, 2016 7:29 AM
  • 2016 Alumni Awards highlight UMBC alumni and faculty

    October 14, 2016 by Sarah Hansen The UMBC community gathered in the Linehan Concert Hall on October 6 for a moving ceremony to honor the profound impacts and achievements of nine outstanding...
    Posted: October 18, 2016 7:07 AM
  • NSF provides $5 million to UMBC-led LSAMP program

    to support students from underrepresented groups in STEM
    October 5, 2016 by Sarah Hansen UMBC is the lead institution on a $5 million National Science Foundation (NSF) grant that provides additional funds for the University System of Maryland Louis...
    Posted: October 7, 2016 6:47 AM
  • GRIT-X talks showcase groundbreaking research & achievements

    September 22, 2016 by Max Cole Some of UMBC’s most fascinating research and achievements were shared through an exciting “GRIT-X’ format during the university’s 50th anniversary celebration on...
    Posted: September 23, 2016 8:02 AM
  • UMBC and Portuguese Naval Academy launch partnership

    partnership will promote academic and cultural exchange
    September 15, 2016 by Sarah Hansen A delegation from Portugal visited UMBC earlier this month to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) outlining plans to develop collaborative exchange...
    Posted: September 15, 2016 11:06 AM
  • MARC U*STAR program celebrates 100th alumnus to earn a Ph.D.

    September 9, 2016 by Sarah Hansen Lasse Lindahl’s goal for the MARC U*STAR Scholars program is to “light the fire in the belly so students are hooked on science.” Lindahl, director of the MARC...
    Posted: September 12, 2016 12:38 PM
  • Delegation from University of Kassel in Germany visits UMBC

    to grow interdisciplinary exchange program
    September 9, 2016 by Sarah Hansen Eight administrators and faculty members from the University of Kassel in central Germany visited UMBC from August 29 to September 2 to build on a thriving...
    Posted: September 12, 2016 12:35 PM