News Releases

Breakthrough ideas at UB Faculty (and Student) Research Day

Members of the community are invited to explore the frontiers of engineering, science, design, health, and other fields that shape our lives when the University of Bridgeport hosts...

Four from UB are awarded U.S. State Department’s most competitive language scholarship

Four University of Bridgeport students have been awarded U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarships, among the most competitive in the field, to spend...

SASD appoints Max Shangle, design-education expert, as its dean

Max S. Shangle, a longtime leader in the fields of design-education and furniture making, has been named Dean of Shintaro Akatsu School of Design...

UB Trustee Ernest C. Trefz dies at 84

Ernest “Ernie” C. Trefz, a longtime member of the University of Bridgeport’s Board of Trustees whose decades of wise counsel and unwavering generosity were...

UB student awarded National Science Foundation grant

Victor Cabrera, a 20-year-old biology major in his junior year at the University of Bridgeport, has been selected by the University of Chicago's Department...

Dr. Dusan Bogunovic ’04, pioneer developing world’s first broad-spectrum antiviral drug, to speak at...

Alumnus Dr. Dusan Bogunovic ’04, whose pioneering explorations into the world of immunogenetics are creating unprecedented ways to fight a wide spectrum of notoriously stubborn...
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UB to offer new M.A. in Criminal Justice & Human Security

As crime becomes increasingly transnational, demand grows for a new generation of criminal justice professionals trained to address its international consequences. With this in...

UB and Optimus Health Care sign agreement for UB doctors to treat patients

As policymakers and health professionals scramble to address the nation’s opioid epidemic, the University of Bridgeport’s Division of Health Sciences (UBHS) is providing solutions...

Taekwondo Team medals at U.S. Open International

Call it the Silver and Bronze Age for the University of Bridgeport taekwondo team for medaling at the 26th annual U.S. Open International Taekwondo...

UB welcomes six Fulbright Scholars to its graduate programs

Six international students who have been awarded Fulbright Scholar grants to study in the United States have enrolled at the University of Bridgeport to...

UB’s hardiest to plunge into L.I. Sound on behalf of World Wetlands Day Feb....

On February 2, thousands of dedicated individuals will dive, dip, splash, and swim in waters around the world—from the Aegean Sea to the Indian...

UB invites volunteers to 2017 MLK Jr. Day of Service

University of Bridgeport invites the community to lend a hand during Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service on Monday, January 16, when students...

UB online programs among the best, says U.S. News & World Report

University of Bridgeport (UB) online degree programs, celebrated for providing exceptional individualized support for students enrolled in a distance-learning courses, have been named among...

Business school reaccredited by ACBSP

The Ernest C. Trefz School of Business at the University of Bridgeport (UB) has been reaccredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and...

UB student-entrepreneur wins CT Business Plan Competition

Seifallah Mejri, a Fulbright Scholar earning a graduate engineering degree at the University of Bridgeport, has won the coveted Best Venture Enterprise Award at the...
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UB’s Model United Nations team wins highest awards in Kobe, Japan

The University of Bridgeport Model United Nations (UBMUN) team had an outstanding victory at the international conference held in Kobe, Japan over the Thanksgiving...

UB appoints Robert P. Cottle as VP for University Relations

The University of Bridgeport announced today that it has appointed Robert P. Cottle, a longtime leader in higher education and development, as Vice President for...

UB student awarded State Department scholarship

University of Bridgeport undergraduate student Boglarka Jordan has been awarded a U.S. Department of State grant to study in Hungary.Jordan, a junior majoring in...

UB engineering students win big at AAAEA awards event

University of Bridgeport School of Engineering students have won four out of six scholarships presented by the AAAEA (Arab American Association of Engineers and...

UB women’s soccer dominates ECC Awards

For the second consecutive year, the University of Bridgeport women’s soccer team remains the biggest winner of the East Coast Conference, capturing four of...

Loan debt among the lowest for UB grads, study finds

The cost of a college degree can be crippling, but at the University of Bridgeport, students graduate with far less debt than their peers...