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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 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
  • 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