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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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  • CWIT Scholar Katherine Dillon heads to Google

    begins career as a software engineer
    February 15, 2018 by Megan Hanks Katherine Dillon B.S., Computer Science Magna Cum Laude Hometown: Ellicott City, Maryland Plans: Software Engineer, Google; M.S., computer science, UMBC...
    Posted: May 14, 2018 3:15 PM
  • Kourtney Rutkowski pursues a unique international path

    February 15, 2018 by Megan Hanks Kourtney Rutkowski B.S., Mechanical Engineering Minor: Psychology Cum Laude Hometown: Bel Air, Maryland Plans: M.S., mechanical engineering, UMBC UMBC...
    Posted: May 14, 2018 2:51 PM
  • Bryan Vanek heads to computer security career

    president of national champion Cyber Dawgs team
    February 15, 2018 by Megan Hanks Bryan Vanek B.S., Computer Science Minor: Mathematics Cum Laude Hometown: Frederick, Maryland Plans: Computer Network Operations Development Program, U.S....
    Posted: May 14, 2018 2:49 PM
  • 2017 Alumni Awards celebrates UMBC alumni and faculty

    impressive contributions across Colleges and disciplines
    October 12, 2017 by Megan Hanks The UMBC community gathered for the 2017 UMBC Alumni Awards on October 5 in the Linehan Concert Hall to celebrate individuals who have made impressive...
    Posted: October 12, 2017 3:28 PM
  • Natacha Ngea, future software engineer

    reflects on the impact of mentorship
    May 13, 2017 by  Megan Hanks Natacha Ngea B.S., Computer Engineering Hometown: Yaounde, Cameroon Plans: Software engineer, Harris Corporation I have had multiple mentors and coaches at...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 7:50 AM
  • Gabrielle Salib, inspired to boost STEM access

    focuses on human-centered computing
    May 12, 2017 by Megan Hanks Gabrielle Salib B.S., Interdisciplinary Studies (Human-Centered Computing) Hometown: Millersville, Maryland Plans: Ph.D., Drexel University Throughout my four...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 7:41 AM
  • UMBC hosts FIRST LEGO League state championship tournament

    March 15, 2017 by Megan Hanks More than 500 kids, ages 9-14, on 72 teams gathered at UMBC on Saturday, February 25 to participate in the Maryland State FIRST LEGO League Championship...
    Posted: March 16, 2017 1:32 PM
  • UMBC’s Cyber Scholars program stands out as a national model

    new article in Diverse: Issues in Higher Education
    February 3, 2017 by Megan Hanks At a time when just 12 percent of information security analysts are black, Hispanic or Asian, and only 20 percent of information security analysts are women,...
    Posted: February 6, 2017 9:00 AM
  • AAMC highlights UMBC’s national model

    to support minority student success in med school
    January 26, 2017 by Sarah Hansen The American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC) has published a new article by UMBC President Freeman Hrabowski and Peter Henderson, senior advisor to the...
    Posted: January 30, 2017 8:59 AM
  • Baltimore Sun highlights UMBC’s focus on empowering students

    as leaders, partners, and community-builders
    November 11, 2016 by Megan Hanks The Baltimore Sun’s new education section focuses on the impact of UMBC programs that enable students to apply their knowledge from the classroom to action in...
    Posted: November 11, 2016 2:41 PM