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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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  • Freeman Hrabowski and Richard Forno: Higher education must lead in cybersecurity

    [11/5/2010]--Recent news about the renegade computer program Stuxnet — designed to invade operating systems in targeted power plants — is a reminder of both the pervasive influence of technology...
    Posted: November 8, 2010 7:16 AM
  • Freeman Hrabowski and Richard Forno: Higher education...

    Full Title: Freeman Hrabowski and Richard Forno: Higher education must lead in cybersecurity [11/5/2010]--Recent news about the renegade computer program Stuxnet — designed to invade...
    Posted: November 8, 2010 7:16 AM
  • Nifty Teaching

    [11/5/2010]--For about 300 middle schools students in western Maryland, a recent science class masqueraded as a paper-airplane competition. Anne Spence, an assistant professor of mechanical...
    Posted: November 5, 2010 7:12 PM
  • Nifty Teaching

    [11/5/2010]--For about 300 middle schools students in western Maryland, a recent science class masqueraded as a paper-airplane competition. Anne Spence, an assistant professor of mechanical...
    Posted: November 5, 2010 7:12 PM
  • UMBC Chess Teams Gear Up for 2010 Pan-Am

    [10/15/2010]--The UMBC Chess Teams are preparing to defend their title at the 2010 Pan-American Intercollegiate Team Chess Championship (“World Series of College Chess”), to be held December...
    Posted: October 22, 2010 6:24 PM
  • UMBC Chess Teams Gear Up for 2010 Pan-Am

    [10/15/2010]--The UMBC Chess Teams are preparing to defend their title at the 2010 Pan-American Intercollegiate Team Chess Championship (“World Series of College Chess”), to be held December...
    Posted: October 22, 2010 6:24 PM
  • UMBC Information Systems Chair Receives Computing Honor

    Full Title: UMBC Information Systems Chair Receives Computing Honor [10/12/2010]--Andrew Sears, professor and chair in the Department of Information Systems, and Constellation Professor...
    Posted: October 21, 2010 12:09 PM
  • UMBC Information Systems Chair Receives Computing Honor

    [10/12/2010]--Andrew Sears, professor and chair in the Department of Information Systems, and Constellation Professor of Information Technology and Engineering, has been named a Distinguished...
    Posted: October 21, 2010 12:09 PM
  • Report Cites UMBC as a National Leader in Preparing African American Undergraduates to Complete Ph.D.s in the Natural Sciences and Engineering

    [9/30/2010]--UMBC is a national leader in efforts to prepare underrepresented minorities to pursue careers in the natural sciences and engineering, according to a new report from the National...
    Posted: October 4, 2010 10:30 AM
  • Report Cites UMBC as a National Leader in Preparing...

    Full Title: Report Cites UMBC as a National Leader in Preparing African American Undergraduates to Complete Ph.D.s in the Natural Sciences and Engineering [9/30/2010]--UMBC is a national...
    Posted: October 4, 2010 10:30 AM