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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 Magazine : Retriever Engineer Seeks Space

    UMBC Magazine | Editor | February 17, 2020 Kenneth Harris II caught the engineering bug early. Beneath the desk of his father, NASA engineer Kenneth Harris, was a slice of foam left over...
    Posted: March 2, 2020 11:06 AM
  • UMBC among top 150 universities in federal research funding

    February 28, 2020 by Megan Hanks The annual Higher Education Research and Development (HERD) survey from the National Science Foundation again includes UMBC as a top recipient of federal...
    Posted: February 28, 2020 4:54 PM
  • UMBC men’s swimming and diving named America East champions

    women’s team captures 2nd place
    February 18, 2020 by Dinah Winnick UMBC’s swimming and diving teams celebrated strong performances at the 2020 America East Championships, which concluded on February 16 at Worcester...
    Posted: February 21, 2020 9:29 AM
  • UMBC researchers develop technologies around data privacy

    understanding data privacy laws, enforce compliance using AI
    UMBC Magazine | Editor | February 7, 2020 This story was written by Karuna Janeja, assistant professor of information systems, and first appeared in The Conversation by Karuna Pande Joshi,...
    Posted: February 17, 2020 3:32 PM
  • UMBC faculty develops solution to monitor wind turbines

    MII and btwtech help to commercialize the research
    February 10, 2020 by Megan Hanks Wind turbines are massive, with a single turbine blade measuring up to 350 feet (about 110 meters), longer than the wingspan of some commercial airplanes. At...
    Posted: February 11, 2020 10:00 AM
  • UMBC is named a Fulbright Top Producing Institution

    February 10, 2020 by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque UMBC is proud to be named a 2019 – 2020 Fulbright Top Producing Institution, an honor granted by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of...
    Posted: February 11, 2020 9:48 AM
  • Engineers Week 2020 Schedule of Events

    Monday, February 17: Kickoff Reception Speaker: Joseph P. Blackford, Tau Beta Pi Leadership Apartment Community Center | 6 pm - 8 pm Tuesday, February 18:  AIChE CHEM-E-CAR Unveiling...
    Posted: February 10, 2020 1:20 PM
  • Introducing UMBC’s User Studies Lab

    New equipment will expand collaborative research
    February 5, 2020 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s Interactive Systems Research Center (ISRC) has obtained new equipment designed for the precise study of human movement, perception, and emotion. The User...
    Posted: February 5, 2020 3:47 PM
  • UMBC honored as a leading community-engaged university

    Carnegie Foundation acknowledges UMBC-community partnerships
    January 29, 2020 by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has honored UMBC with its distinguished Carnegie Community Engagement...
    Posted: January 31, 2020 10:54 AM
  • UMBC Training Centers designs cyber curriculum for soldiers

    U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence partners with UMBC
    January 28, 2020 by Megan Hanks The U.S. Army recently selected UMBC Training Centers as the sole recipient of an award to develop a novel cybersecurity curriculum for soldiers. The...
    Posted: January 28, 2020 2:23 PM