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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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  • Celebrating 30 Years of UMBC’s Meyerhoff Scholars Program

    UMBC Magazine | Jenny O'Grady | June 7, 2019 Thirty years ago, Baltimore philanthropist Robert E. Meyerhoff came to then-UMBC vice provost Freeman Hrabowski with the seed of an idea: to...
    Posted: July 3, 2019 1:18 PM
  • Choosing Her Own Adventure (UMBC Magazine Summer 2019)

    UMBC Magazine | Editor | Summer 2019 Halfway through her senior year at UMBC, Naomi Mburu M26, ’18, chemical engineering, was named the very first Rhodes Scholar in university history. So,...
    Posted: June 10, 2019 3:47 PM
  • COEIT Celebration honors achievement, service, and community

    May 31, 2019 by Megan Hanks The COEIT Celebration has quickly become a defining annual event for the community of faculty, staff, and students in UMBC’s College of Engineering and...
    Posted: May 31, 2019 9:32 AM
  • UMBC’s newest grads choose their own adventures

    May 16, 2019 by Kait McCaffrey He’s a bassoonist and chemical engineer. She’s a dancer and social justice advocate. UMBC students have a lot of focus, but that doesn’t mean they have to...
    Posted: May 17, 2019 6:34 AM
  • UMBC’s newest grads share what inspired their unique paths

    May 10, 2019 by Megan Hanks When students come to UMBC, they bring with them life experiences that shape the program they choose, the mentors they find, the research questions they ask, and...
    Posted: May 10, 2019 12:17 PM
  • “Researching” to “researcher”: students reflect on research

    UMBC students share why mentoring is the key
    April 18, 2019 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s annual Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievements Day allows students to reflect on a year or more of work intensively focused on a project, often...
    Posted: April 19, 2019 6:57 AM
  • UMBC's 2019 Presidential Faculty and Staff Award Winners

    April 15, 2019 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s Presidential Faculty and Staff Awards offer the campus community an opportunity to reflect on the essential contributions of university employees to making...
    Posted: April 16, 2019 9:07 PM
  • UMBC researchers invent a new technique to eliminate PCBs

    invention will remove dangerous pollutant from waterways
    April 10, 2019 by Sarah Hansen UMBC professors Kevin Sowers and Upal Ghosh have advanced a new technique to eliminate PCBs—one of the most persistent, pervasive, and dangerous chemical...
    Posted: April 11, 2019 3:18 PM
  • 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
  • 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