Research at UB
The University of Bridgeport is growing as a research enterprise amidst a diversity of interdisciplinary academic programs and an increasing number of research labs designed to support collaborative research endeavors. These endeavors highlight our role as a think tank for new ventures and a 21st century learning center, with career-oriented, hands-on offerings in the world of STEM-oriented markets, emerging interdisciplinary fields, and international programming.
The University of Bridgeport hosted its first-ever TEDx event on November 12. The event focused on the historical heritage of the city of Bridgeport and how it serves as a model for other communities as humanity confronts a changeful future. The panel speakers included Craig Lennon, UB Dean of Students; Natalie Pryce, Founder, Pryceless Consulting; Tarek Sobh, UB Executive Vice President & Founding Dean, College of Engineering, Business and Education; and Nithin Eapen, founder, Belpointe Crypto Index.