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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 receives $2.8M from NSF to create new master’s program

    Interdisciplinary Consortium for Applied Research in Ecology
    September 18, 2019 by Sarah Hansen An interdisciplinary team of UMBC professors has received $2.8 million from the National Science Foundation to create a new master’s program focused on...
    Posted: September 23, 2019 10:45 PM
  • From internship to career success:UMBC Career Center support

    September 13, 2019 by Kait McCaffrey Decades after the start of the internship boom, internships continue to be invaluable for both undergraduate and graduate students. As UMBC students...
    Posted: September 16, 2019 4:01 PM
  • UMBC named again as a leading global and U.S. university

    Times Higher Ed and Wall Street Journal released
    September 12, 2019 by Dinah Winnick Just days after U.S. News again recognized UMBC as one of the nation’s top universities for teaching and innovation, the Times Higher Education (THE) World...
    Posted: September 13, 2019 7:28 AM
  • Don’t ignore nonmilitary threats to US national security

    UMBC Magazine | Editor | September 10, 2019 By Richard Forno, assistant director, UMBC Center for Cybersecurity, director, Cybersecurity Graduate Program, UMBC Don’t...
    Posted: September 11, 2019 11:56 AM
  • Retriever Nation welcomes another class to its ranks

    August 30, 2019 by UMBC News Staff The start of the school year is invigorating for the whole university community, whether you’re starting your first year in college, transferring from a...
    Posted: September 3, 2019 9:14 AM
  • Open spaces nurture open minds in UMBC's newest building

    The Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Building opens this Fall
    August 26, 2019 by Sarah Hansen This fall, hundreds of Retrievers will set foot in UMBC’s new Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Building for the first time. They may be inspired by the vibrant...
    Posted: August 27, 2019 2:56 PM
  • Lee Blaney and collaborators publish landmark study

    research will examine contaminants in the Chesapeake Bay
    August 26, 2019 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s Lee Blaney and research partners have published a landmark study on contaminants of emerging concern in the Chesapeake Bay. Their article in Science of...
    Posted: August 27, 2019 12:37 PM
  • UMBC Magazine: 2019 Alumni Awards Announced

    UMBC Magazine | Randianne Leyshon '09 | August 12, 2019 Now in its 31st year of celebration, UMBC’s annual Alumni Awards honor graduates who have accomplished significant milestones...
    Posted: August 19, 2019 2:02 PM
  • Princeton Review: UMBC as one of the best colleges in nation

    August 13, 2019 by Kait McCaffrey UMBC is once again featured in the Princeton Review guide, The Best 385 Colleges, for 2020. This is widely considered one of the leading guides for prospective...
    Posted: August 13, 2019 6:11 PM
  • Team takes first place at 2019 BMEidea competition

    August 12, 2019 by Megan Hanks A team of three UMBC graduate students earned first place in an innovation competition for their pioneering work in the rapid detection of bacteria in blood. The...
    Posted: August 13, 2019 6:03 PM