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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 faculty research works to reduce pollution in waterways

    May 15, 2017 by Megan Hanks Each day, consumers use a broad range of personal care products, including antibacterial soaps, shampoos and conditioners, perfumes, cosmetics, and deodorants. In a...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 1:28 PM
  • Daniel Ocasio, UMBC’s 2017 valedictorian

    to pursue environmental engineering Ph.D.
    May 13, 2017 by  Megan Hanks Daniel Ocasio B.S., Chemical Engineering Summa Cum Laude, Certificate: Honors College Hometown: Severn, Maryland Plans: Ph.D., UC Berkeley UMBC fosters a...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 8:00 AM
  • Andreas Seas pursues biomedical engineering M.D./Ph.D.

    while supporting next generation of diverse STEM students
    May 12, 2017 by Megan Hanks Andreas Seas B.S., Chemical Engineering Summa Cum Laude, Certificate: Honors College Hometown: Ellicott City, Maryland Plans: M.D./Ph.D., Duke University...
    Posted: May 15, 2017 7:37 AM
  • UMBC’s 2017 NSF Graduate Research Fellows

    current, recent students prepare for groundbreaking careers
    May 12, 2017 by Megan Hanks Three current undergraduate students and one recent alumna have received highly competitive National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Awards...
    Posted: May 12, 2017 12:27 PM
  • Three new CAREER Awards to UMBC

    May 9, 2017 by Office of the Vice President for Research Three of UMBC's assistant professors have recently received CAREER awards from the National Science Foundation. Including these three...
    Posted: May 10, 2017 9:50 AM
  • Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Building groundbreaking

    scheduled for completion in summer 2019
    May 8, 2017 by Sarah Hansen UMBC’s new Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Building (ILSB) is an answer to two questions, says Dean Bill LaCourse, of the College of Natural and Mathematical...
    Posted: May 8, 2017 1:18 PM
  • UMBC students tackle complex questions with creativity

    URCAD 2017
    May 2, 2017 by Dinah Winnick Now in its twenty-first year, UMBC’s Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day (URCAD) “attains a certain kind of maturity,” but it’s “thrilling to see...
    Posted: May 3, 2017 7:56 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
  • UMBC a case study for success supporting STEM students

    all backgrounds including traditionally underrepresented
    April 26, 2017 by  Sarah Hansen In a new article for Issues in Science and Technology, President Freeman Hrabowski and Peter Henderson, senior advisor to the president, describe the concerning...
    Posted: April 27, 2017 7:09 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