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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.

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  • UMBC students take flight in multi-institution initiative

    tea, will study weather, pollution
    December 14, 2017 by Sarah Hansen On November 16, Brian Carroll and Christiana Sasser ‘18, mechanical engineering, rose at 3:45 a.m. to drive to Lancaster, PA. After a briefing, they, a...
    Posted: January 25, 2018 4:42 PM
  • UMBC’s Top 12 Highlights of 2017

    January 12, 2018 by Kait McCaffrey The calendar may have flipped to 2018, but there are so many great milestones achieved by the UMBC community to recognize from 2017. Here are twelve top...
    Posted: January 12, 2018 3:19 PM
  • UMBC faculty and alumnus honored by Maryland Science Center

    November 22, 2017 by Megan Hanks A UMBC faculty member and a UMBC alumnus were recognized by the Maryland Science Center for their outstanding work in engineering and science. Lee Blaney,...
    Posted: November 22, 2017 10:10 AM
  • GRIT-X talks showcase outstanding faculty and alumni

    share experiences “from outer space to inner space”
    October 18, 2017 by Sarah Hansen Nine distinguished faculty and alumni shared their stories at GRIT-X, a TED talk-style event during UMBC’s Homecoming. Karl Steiner, UMBC vice president for...
    Posted: October 18, 2017 1:35 PM
  • UMBC to launch first-of-its-kind big data training

    interdisciplinary course funded by three-year NSF grant
    September 1, 2017 by Sarah Hansen Today, data of all kinds is generated at a nearly incomprehensible rate, creating endless opportunities for advances in fields from health care to education....
    Posted: September 1, 2017 4:31 PM
  • Fourth annual Cangialosi Business Innovation Competition

    celebrates student entrepreneurs
    At the fourth annual Cangialosi Business Innovation Competition, held on April 26, 2017, six finalists pitched their business ideas to a three-judge expert panel. The projects, selected from 33...
    Posted: May 8, 2017 4:04 PM
  • Spring 2017 UMBC Graduate Research Conference

    theme: “diversity across disciplines”
    April 25, 2017 by Sarah Hansen The 2017 Graduate Research Conference (GRC) at UMBC delivered on its theme, “diversity across disciplines,” with research talks, posters, and keynote speakers...
    Posted: April 26, 2017 7:48 AM
  • UMBC’s Top 12 Highlights of 2016

    January 4, 2017 by Dinah Winnick UMBC celebrated a banner year in 2016. In thousands of ways, big and small, this golden anniversary has been full of moments to remember for the university...
    Posted: January 9, 2017 2:23 PM
  • Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates at UMBC

    College students from across the U.S. to participate
    September 1, 2016 by Sarah Hansen Each summer dozens of college students from around the nation travel to UMBC to take advantage of the university’s leading research facilities and faculty.  This...
    Posted: September 2, 2016 7:47 AM