News Releases

UB engineering students win first place at the American Society of Engineering Education Competition...

What’s the best way to engineer a win? University of Bridgeport School of Engineering students have the formula: for the third year running, they have...

Governor M. Jodi Rell to receive honorary degree from UB

Governor M. Jodi Rell will receive an honorary degree from the University of Bridgeport at Commencement ceremonies on May 8. Governor Rell will open the...

Gossip Girl’s Nicole Fiscella to speak at the University of Bridgeport’s 100th graduation on...

Actress Nicole Fiscella, better known as Isabel from the hit television show Gossip Girl, will be the keynote speaker at the University of Bridgeport’s...

Governor Rell Announces New Partnership with University of Bridgeport to Grow Jobs

Governor M. Jodi Rell today announced a new initiative to spur the development of high-tech start-ups, fostering additional economic development and stimulating job creation...

UB merchandising students visit NYC’s Garment District for insider’s look at fashion industry

University of Bridgeport fashion merchandising Professor Janet Albert and her Costume History class have visited New York City’s Garment District to explore internship opportunities...

Purple Knights Win 2010 United States Gymnastics Association National Team Title

After finishing as co-United States Gymnastics Association National Team Champions with Cornell in 2009, the University of Bridgeport Purple Knights claimed the outright 2010...

Media Career Series presents award-winning journalist Lennie Grimaldi

Journalist, blogger, author, copywriter and media consultant Lennie Grimaldi offers his insight and advice to University of Bridgeport Mass Communication students as he details...

Panel to discuss environmental sustainability on Thursday, April 8

On Thursday, April 8, the University's International College will convene a panel to discuss environmental sustainability. The event, which will be held in the Arnold...

Twenty-seven employees to receive Distinguished Service Awards from the University of Bridgeport

Soon after he began teaching geology at the University of Bridgeport 40 years ago, a student approached Dr. John Nicholas and asked him why...

Vice Provost of UB Division of Health Sciences Dr. David Brady to speak at...

Dr. David Brady, vice provost of University of Bridgeport Division of Health Sciences and director of the Human Nutrition Institute, will answer many of...

AAER/NAER establishes grant in honor of professor John Mulcahy

The Association for the Advancement of Education Research and National Academy for Education Research (AAER/NAER) has honored business and education professor John Mulcahy by...

UB School of Engineering shares $2.4 million federal grant to develop drones for U.S....

The University of Bridgeport School of Engineering announced today that it has been awarded, as part of an industry and academic consortium, a $2.4...

UB interior design student named finalist in PAVE the Way 3D-Design Challenge

Diego Moreno, a junior interior design major at the University of Bridgeport, has been named one of 12 finalists in the PAVE (Planning and...

UB students interviewed by National Public Radio during University’s MLK event

University of Bridgeport students Hyung Min Jun and Claude Germaine were interviewed by National Public Radio station WSHU as they volunteered during one of...

UB students interviewed by National Public Radio during University’s MLK event

University of Bridgeport students Hyung Min Jun and Claude Germaine were interviewed by National Public Radio station WSHU as they volunteered during one of...

Fones School of Dental Hygiene will provide free dental care for kids and teens...

Fones School of Dental Hygiene will offer free dental cleanings and other care to children and teenagers during Give Kids a Smile, the American...

Congressman Jim Himes to speak at MLK Day of Service program organized by the...

Congressman Jim Himes (D-CT) will speak at the University of Bridgeport on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, January 18, when students honor the...

UB Health Sciences team up with St. Vincent’s Medical Center

The University of Bridgeport Division of Health Sciences has forged a new partnership with St. Vincent’s Medical Center to deliver programs that will enhance...