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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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College of Engineering and Information News (all)

  • UMBC ranks in top 3.3% of universities worldwide

    August 6, 2019 by Kait McCaffrey UMBC has again been named one of the top universities in the world for 2019-2020. Rankings released this week by the Center for World University Rankings (CWUR)...
    Posted: August 8, 2019 2:50 PM
  • UMBC's Baja SAE team finishes strong in its 30th season

    team earns second highest total points in program history
    July 30, 2019 by Megan Hanks Each year, UMBC’s Baja SAE team designs and constructs a vehicle that is built to withstand challenging terrain and weather, while also keeping budget, vehicle...
    Posted: August 6, 2019 4:11 PM
  • COEIT receives bronze award for diversity & inclusion

    The College of Engineering and Information Technology has received a bronze award from the American Society of Engineering Education (ADRP)’s Diversity Recognition Program This program recognizes...
    Posted: July 15, 2019 4:07 PM
  • UMBC partners to launch international cyber center

    July 12, 2019 by Megan Hanks UMBC has partnered to create a global university network dedicated to securing critical systems against cyber threats: the International Cybersecurity Center...
    Posted: July 12, 2019 1:23 PM
  • UMBC Magazine: Urgent Care

    UMBC Magazine | Megan Hanks | June 17, 2019 This is what it looks like when researchers push beyond band-aid solutions and design better answers to pressing medical and mental-health issues....
    Posted: July 8, 2019 1:57 PM
  • Celebrating 30 Years of UMBC’s Meyerhoff Scholars Program

    UMBC Magazine | Jenny O'Grady | June 7, 2019 Thirty years ago, Baltimore philanthropist Robert E. Meyerhoff came to then-UMBC vice provost Freeman Hrabowski with the seed of an idea: to...
    Posted: July 3, 2019 1:18 PM
  • UMBC Magazine: Fish out of Water

    UMBC Magazine | Randianne Leyshon '09 | June 19, 2019 The challenges of building a human-powered amphibious sculpture include working with nary a blueprint in sight, avoiding flying sparks...
    Posted: July 3, 2019 1:09 PM
  • UMBC among world’s top universities for faculty research

    QS World University Rankings 2020 released
    June 28, 2019 by Kait McCaffrey According to the recent QS World University Rankings 2020, UMBC is one of the top 500 universities in the world overall and among the best of the best in a key...
    Posted: June 28, 2019 4:05 PM
  • UMBC’s Annica Wayman and Sunil Dasgupta recognized

    newest cohort of Connecting Our Region’s Execs (CORE)
    June 26, 2019 by Sarah Hansen Leadership Montgomery has selected Annica Wayman and Sunil Dasgupta, both of UMBC at The Universities at Shady Grove, to join the newest cohort of the Connecting...
    Posted: June 27, 2019 9:48 AM
  • Research Forum: Immigration and Mobility in Higher Education

    UMBC convenes fifth event and enables new collaborations
    June 25, 2019 by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque In the late spring, the UMBC Center for Social Science Scholarship (CS3) convened researchers for the 2019 Research Forum: Immigration and...
    Posted: June 26, 2019 12:00 PM