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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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  • U.S. News recognizes UMBC graduate programs

    ranked among best in the nation
    March 20, 2018 by Dinah Winnick UMBC graduate programs are among the best nationwide, according to the 2019 U.S. News Best Graduate Schools rankings, released today. The rankings recognize a...
    Posted: March 22, 2018 12:05 PM
  • 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 students take flight in multi-institution initiative

    tea, will study weather, pollution
    December 14, 2017 by Sarah Hansen On November 16, Brian Carroll and Christiana Sasser ‘18, mechanical engineering, rose at 3:45 a.m. to drive to Lancaster, PA. After a briefing, they, a...
    Posted: January 25, 2018 4:42 PM
  • 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
  • UMBC leads nation in producing undergrads in key STEM areas

    January 2, 2018 by Megan Hanks According to new data from the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), UMBC undergraduate alumni who identify as African American have gone on to pursue...
    Posted: January 3, 2018 4:57 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
  • UMBC hosts cyber panel with experts from industry & academia

    Experts discuss industry challenges & pipeline development
    December 14, 2017 by Megan Hanks Cybersecurity is regularly a headliner in the news, especially when personal information stored online has been compromised, whether through a breach, hack, or...
    Posted: December 14, 2017 3:03 PM
  • UMBC upgrades High Performance Computing Facility

    NSF grant expands possibilities for data-intensive research
    November 3, 2017 by Megan Hanks The National Science Foundation recently awarded UMBC a Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) award totaling more than $550,000 to expand the university’s High...
    Posted: November 6, 2017 2:24 PM
  • UMBC faculty awarded NSF grant to shrink tumors

    grant to develop approach using heat and nanoparticles
    October 18, 2017 by  Megan Hanks The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded funding to a group of UMBC faculty in two Colleges to study how applying heat to drug-carrying nanoparticles...
    Posted: October 19, 2017 9:26 AM