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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’s Elect Her introduces students to electoral politics

    to boost gender parity in government
    April 4, 2017 by Dinah Winnick UMBC’s Elect Her workshop offered an engaging introduction to electoral politics for dozens of young women from UMBC and local high schools this spring. Kate...
    Posted: April 5, 2017 7:15 AM
  • First-ever Grand Challenge Symposium

    focuses on value of interdisciplinary collaboration
    April 4, 2017 by Megan Hanks The Grand Challenge Scholars Program (GCSP) hosted its inaugural symposium in February, featuring lightning talks by faculty who described their research in...
    Posted: April 4, 2017 10:38 AM
  • UMBC adds spark to Light City Baltimore

    March 29, 2017 by Tom Moore With art, ideas, and entertainment, UMBC will add spark to the second annual Light City Baltimore festival, running from March 31 through April 8 in the Inner...
    Posted: March 29, 2017 2:18 PM
  • UMBC’s Top 12 Highlights of 2016

    January 4, 2017 by Dinah Winnick UMBC celebrated a banner year in 2016. In thousands of ways, big and small, this golden anniversary has been full of moments to remember for the university...
    Posted: January 9, 2017 2:23 PM
  • UMBC expands partnership with Portugal’s University of Porto

    November 11, 2016 by Sarah Hansen A delegation of UMBC faculty and staff traveled to Portugal’s University of Porto (U. Porto) October 3 – 7, 2016, to sign a cooperation agreement expanding and...
    Posted: November 11, 2016 2:46 PM
  • Support for STEM grad students from underrepresented groups

    UMBC featured as a national model
    November 10, 2016 by Sarah Hansen The Christian Science Monitor recently examined challenges that many graduate students from underrepresented groups experience, such as isolation, mentors who...
    Posted: November 11, 2016 8:14 AM
  • UMBC faculty celebrate opportunities to expand collaboration

    explore overlapping research and creative interests
    November 8, 2016 by Sarah Hansen “The complex problems we face do not organize themselves neatly into the categories we’re used to,” says Carole McCann, professor and chair of gender and women’s...
    Posted: November 10, 2016 7:43 AM
  • Creative minds from UMBC join in White House events

    UMBC represents from visual arts to neuroscience
    October 19, 2016 by Megan Hanks Five Linehan Artist Scholars from UMBC visited the White House last week to participate in a workshop led by William Allman, chief White House curator. Adan...
    Posted: October 20, 2016 10:06 AM
  • 2016 Alumni Awards highlight UMBC alumni and faculty

    October 14, 2016 by Sarah Hansen The UMBC community gathered in the Linehan Concert Hall on October 6 for a moving ceremony to honor the profound impacts and achievements of nine outstanding...
    Posted: October 18, 2016 7:07 AM
  • GRIT-X talks showcase groundbreaking research & achievements

    September 22, 2016 by Max Cole Some of UMBC’s most fascinating research and achievements were shared through an exciting “GRIT-X’ format during the university’s 50th anniversary celebration on...
    Posted: September 23, 2016 8:02 AM