News Releases

Care for veterans at UB Clinics

In appreciation of their service to the nation, the University of Bridgeport, through its UB Clinics, will offer free health evaluations and consultations to...

UB professor named Entrepreneur of the Year

Elena Cahill wears many hats.She’s president of Globele Energy, LLC., a commercial and industrial energy-conservation, generation- and brokerage-consulting firm she founded in 2009.She’s a...

Fundraising lunch for post-hurricane Haiti at UB

University of Bridgeport student organizations, along with area restaurants, invite the community to a fundraising luncheon to support the people of Haiti in the...

School of Engineering dean at White House

Dr. Tarek M. Sobh updates government officials on the National Academy of Engineering’s national Grand Challenges for Engineering Campaign and is tapped to make...

UB hosts international tech conference

Engineering professionals, researchers, and students representing some of the world’s leading universities will explore the future of technology when the University of Bridgeport (UB)...

UB celebrates Homecoming Weekend, October 14-16

Jam-packed weekend of fun includes fun run, harvest fair, concertThe University of Bridgeport will celebrate its annual homecoming from October 14-16.Hundreds of alumni are...

CT Skills Challenge comes to UB on October 14

Annual event connects students with state’s tech firms.Connecticut Skills Challenge, a series of coding events that helps tech companies identify and recruit skilled student...

UB student tapped for prestigious leadership program

Saul Almazan is one of 24 students from national pool of applicants selected into the GEAR UP Alumni Leadership Academy Saul Almazan—a University of Bridgeport...

Freshmen succeeding thanks to Bridge Program

UB’s new transition program for incoming students helped them get off to a great startUniversity of Bridgeport’s new Bridge Program makes a dramatic difference...

UB officially opens new residence hall

Ribbon cut and time capsule installed at University HallAfter months of anticipation, University of Bridgeport officials officially opened the newest residence hall on campus...

UB Alumna Gifted “Key to the City”

2016 National Teacher of the Year Recognized by City of BridgeportThe University of Bridgeport will celebrate the presentation of the “Key to the City”...

UB Alumni Association names 2016 Distinguished Alumni

Award winners to be recognized on September 14, when association also presents $10,000 scholarship.  The University of Bridgeport Alumni Association will present four with its...

After Auschwitz: an evening with leading theologian Richard Rubenstein

UB celebrates 50th-anniversary of the publication of After AuschwitzCelebrating the 50th anniversary of the publication of After Auschwitz, one of the most influential and searing...

UB business student wins NABA scholarship

Michael Asmerom, entrepreneur and force of change, awarded by the National Association of Black Accountants Trefz School of Business student Michael Asmerom, a ubiquitous force...

New fiction by author and UB professor Eric Lehman

Shadows of Paris, an exploration of love and transgression, will be released on August 2  Eric Lehman, who has predominantly written historical and personal guides...

Teens get a jump on computer science at UB this summer

Unique program enables students to work with researchers and take analytics and programming classes not offered at most high schools. Samuel Kim wants to make...

UB Fulbright Fellow/South China Sea expert available to comment on Philippines v. China verdict

Dr. Chunjuan Nancy Wei calls for economic and diplomatic solutions in the wake of the Philippines v. China verdictWhile the world watches vigilantly...

Relief from fibromyalgia: advice from leading UB health director

Chronic fatigue and grinding pain affect more than 100 million Americans diagnosed with fibromyalgia. But for most, the cause of their pain may be...

SASD Graphic Design Sweeps Art Directors Awards

UB students and faculty impress judges at the 2016 Connecticut Art Directors Club awards event.Some of the area’s leading art directors like the work...

Big win for SASD

Students from Marsha Matto’s Color Theory class win Third Place at Sherwin-Williams STIR® Design Challenge A group of Interior Design majors from the University of...

UB launches Doctor of Health Sciences program

The University of Bridgeport is proud to announce it is accepting applications for its new online hybrid Doctor of Health Sciences (D.H.Sc.) program to...