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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 broadens access to international learning experiences

    March 6, 2018 by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque The UMBC Office of International Education Services (IES) hosted its first Passport Caravan this spring to jump-start students’ study abroad...
    Posted: March 8, 2018 7:34 AM
  • UMBC's first Giving Day #blackandgoldrush

    Retriever Nation embark on a marathon day of giving
    February 21, 2018 by Kait McCaffrey UMBC’s first-ever Black and Gold Rush Giving Day is setting out to have a major impact, raising funds to support UMBC students today and building community...
    Posted: February 23, 2018 7:14 AM
  • 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
  • 2017 Winter Commencement Ceremonies

    UMBC welcomes over 1,200
    December 20, 2017 by Kait McCaffrey  “Savor this moment.” That was the charge from President Freeman Hrabowski as he addressed more than 1,200 graduating students during the 2017 Winter...
    Posted: January 2, 2018 11:00 AM
  • Idea competition is springboard for young entrepreneurs

    November 29, 2017 by Kait McCaffrey Each fall, student entrepreneurs at UMBC pitch their big ideas – Shark Tank-style, no less – for potential funding.  And each year, their ideas span...
    Posted: November 30, 2017 1:20 PM
  • 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
  • 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
  • UMBC students pair with alumni mentors for internships

    leadership & mentorship experiences expand skills & networks
    September 8, 2017 by Megan Hanks During the summer months, hundreds of UMBC students immersed themselves in high-value internships at companies, nonprofits, and government agencies. There,...
    Posted: September 13, 2017 8:21 AM
  • UMBC programs that prepare students for high-demand careers

    Baltimore Sun highlights flexibility and accessibility
    July 28, 2017 by  Megan Hanks The latest special section on education in The Baltimore Sun highlights several UMBC programs that prepare students to succeed in careers in rapidly growing and...
    Posted: July 31, 2017 7:56 AM
  • UMBC IT leaders honored for supporting student success

    innovative data analytics receive Blackboard Catalyst Award
    July 28, 2017 by  Megan Hanks Three UMBC information technology (IT) leaders have received the Blackboard Catalyst Award for Leading Change in recognition of their work implementing...
    Posted: July 31, 2017 7:47 AM