Provost Appoints New Interim Dean

Tarek Sobh, PhD, interim provost, announced that after consulting with program directors, he has named Khaled Elleithy, PhD, interim dean of the College of Engineering, Business, and Education.

UB PhD Candidate Searches for Alien Life with NASA

University of Bridgeport Technology Management PhD candidate Joseph Bango spent time at the NASA Ames Research Center testing instruments to search for alien life that may exist on one of Saturn’s moons, Enceladus.

How to Prepare for Careers of Tomorrow in 10 Steps

Students are now being educated for job titles that do not yet exist. Ten years ago, there was no such thing as an Autonomous Car Engineer, Nanotechnologist, Health-Care Simulation Educator, Social Media Marketer, 3-D Designer, Data Analytics Specialist, Virtual TV/Film/Theatre Set Specialist, Blockchain Developer or an Augmented Reality Designer.

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University of Bridgeport and Marlboro College Announce Merger

UB Launches Course to Meet the Need for Healthcare Simulation Training

This summer the University of Bridgeport is launching a highly innovative engineering course to meet growing market demand for healthcare simulation.

Take two for the win

hen are two individuals a strong enough duo to win a challenge that normally requires a team of four or five?  Answer: when the dynamic duo is Isha and Sushant Singh, two graduate students at the University of Bridgeport. The Singhs, who received a monetary award for their project proposal, presented their ideas to Checkmate Digital of New Haven, Connecticut, their Innovation Challenge Weekend client. According to the company’s website, Checkmate Digital, is a product strategy and design partner for B2B companies.

UB and ARS Team Up and Showcase a New Cloud Robotics Platform at Amazon Web Services CES Booth

Bridgeport, CT, February 6, 2019 – The University of Bridgeport and industry partner Advanced Robot Solutions (ARS), a high visibility robotics and Artificial Intelligence (AI) company, demonstrated an innovative service robot in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) space at the 2019 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, one of the world’s biggest technology events.

In recent months, the University of Bridgeport’s robotics specialists and ARS worked to customize its FURo-D service robot to be built using recently released cloud robotics service, AWS RoboMaker.

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Technology management student a winner at Connecticut Collegiate Business Competition

A University of Bridgeport graduate student who developed a device aimed at keeping people safe and preventing other major disasters has won the Best Presentation Award at the Connecticut Collegiate Business Competition.

Joe Bango was awarded the $500 prize for Downed Standoff Powerline Sensor. The device helps emergency response and utility crews quickly locate, replace, or repair broken power lines, which have caused billions of dollars in damages and massive fires, including recent deadly conflagrations in Northern California.