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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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College of Engineering and Information News (all)

  • Hilltop Society Annual Celebration Dinner

    share current research in chemical engineering and biology
    UMBC Magazine | Jenny O'Grady | October 18, 2018 President Freeman Hrabowski welcomed the Hilltop Society—individuals and organizations that contributed $1,000 or more in the previous fiscal...
    Posted: November 14, 2018 1:53 PM
  • UMBC and Morgan Stanley partnership

    support students and research in data-intensive fields
    November 12, 2018 by Megan Hanks UMBC and Morgan Stanley have established a new partnership to support students and research in data-intensive fields. The collaboration is made possible by...
    Posted: November 12, 2018 6:14 PM
  • UMBC's Rick Forno writes about threats to U.S. voting system

    -- and and voters’ perceptions of reality
    The story "Threats remain to US voting system – and voters’ perceptions of reality" by Richard Forno, Senior Lecturer, Cybersecurity & Internet Researcher, University of Maryland, Baltimore...
    Posted: November 6, 2018 3:34 PM
  • NSF support for cybersecurity education

    UMBC’s Alan Sherman and colleagues receive over $5M
    November 6, 2018 by Megan Hanks The National Science Foundation recently awarded Alan Sherman, professor of computer science and electrical engineering (CSEE), and his colleagues, two grants...
    Posted: November 6, 2018 1:40 PM
  • Twenty years of the Baltimore Ecosystem Study

    An icon of urban ecology research
    November 2, 2018 by Sarah Hansen The Baltimore Ecosystem Study (BES) is one of only two urban Long-Term Ecological Research projects initially funded by the National Science Foundation,...
    Posted: November 5, 2018 7:14 AM
  • UMBC's 2019 U.S. News global ranking among the best

    November 1, 2018 by Kait McCaffrey After honoring UMBC as one of the top ten universities in the nation for both teaching and innovation, U.S. News and World Report has now recognized the...
    Posted: November 2, 2018 4:03 PM
  • UMBC welcomes new dean of Erickson School for Aging Services

    October 29, 2018 by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque Dana Bradley, the new dean of the Erickson School for Aging Services, considers herself an accidental gerontologist. Many leaders in aging...
    Posted: October 29, 2018 12:56 PM
  • UMBC’s McNair Scholars Program hosts national conference

    program prepares the next generation of leading researchers
    October 25, 2018 by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque What does it take to be a professor? That is exactly the type of question the McNair Scholars Program wants students to ask early on in...
    Posted: October 25, 2018 3:38 PM
  • Critical Social Justice Week focuses on passion & pathways

    UMBC's 6th annual program shares strengths and skills
    October 22, 2018 by  Kait McCaffrey The UMBC Women’s Center has planned this year’s Critical Social Justice Week (CSJ) around the core idea that “a single light can’t illuminate a city or a...
    Posted: October 25, 2018 8:09 AM
  • EDUCAUSE recognizes UMBC national higher ed leaders

    October 22, 2018 by Dinah Winnick Lynne Schaefer and Jack Suess are known across UMBC for their essential roles in shaping and sustaining the university’s strong and steady growth over...
    Posted: October 22, 2018 12:56 PM