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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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  • Gloria Opoku-Boateng becomes a user experience researcher

    after Ph.D. on gaming and mental acuity
    May 13, 2017 by Megan Hanks Gloria Opoku-Boateng Ph.D. Information Systems Magna Cum Laude Hometown: Laurel, Maryland Plans: User Experience Research Scientist, Northrop Grumman...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 7:57 AM
  • UMBC forum highlights interdisciplinary collaboration

    speakers discussed aging research
    May 12, 2017 by Sarah Hansen The spring 2017 UMBC Research Forum focused on innovative research in aging and the life course—a notably far-reaching area of study that transcends a diverse range...
    Posted: May 12, 2017 2:32 PM
  • Third annual UMBC-UMB Partnership Symposium

    reveals impact of collaborative research
    May 1, 2017 by Sarah Hansen Researchers and campus leaders from UMBC and the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) convened at bwtech@UMBC South on April 12 to celebrate ongoing research...
    Posted: May 2, 2017 7:27 AM
  • START and SFF awards support UMBC & COEIT faculty

    awards to faculty who wish to pursue new areas of research
    April 28, 2017 by Megan Hanks The Office of the Vice President for Research has awarded Strategic Awards for Research Transitions (START) and Summer Faculty Fellowship (SFF) awards to a 24 UMBC...
    Posted: April 28, 2017 11:57 AM
  • 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
  • Tinoosh Mohsenin receives nearly $500,000 NSF CAREER Award

    for Deep Learning Technologies
    April 6, 2017 by Megan Hanks Tinoosh Mohsenin, assistant professor of computer science and electrical engineering, has received a CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to...
    Posted: April 6, 2017 3:57 PM
  • UMBC adds spark to Light City Baltimore

    March 29, 2017 by Tom Moore With art, ideas, and entertainment, UMBC will add spark to the second annual Light City Baltimore festival, running from March 31 through April 8 in the Inner...
    Posted: March 29, 2017 2:18 PM
  • 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
  • BUILD Training Program: Unique introduction to lab research

    Students discover and name new viruses
    November 23, 2016 by Sarah Hansen It’s the middle of August, and a group of rising UMBC sophomores enters the classroom with anticipation. “Once everyone walks into the lab, you start hearing...
    Posted: November 29, 2016 7:27 AM
  • UMBC expands partnership with Portugal’s University of Porto

    November 11, 2016 by Sarah Hansen A delegation of UMBC faculty and staff traveled to Portugal’s University of Porto (U. Porto) October 3 – 7, 2016, to sign a cooperation agreement expanding and...
    Posted: November 11, 2016 2:46 PM