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UB student’s theatre costumes to benefit in-need students

Vaughn Sims and New Paradigm Theatre team up for a June 4 fundraiser fashion show and an August 20-21 production of Oliver! A Reinvented,...

UB Graduation a “streaming success”

School’s live stream connected families around the world on May 7From Saudi Arabia to Seattle, more than 7,000 family members and friends logged onto...

UB sweeps Northeast ASEE Conference

Student teams bring home three prizes for graduate research while UB professor wins Outstanding Teaching Award at annual event.Engineering students from the University of...

UB graduation to stream live on May 7

Live video stream will allow loved ones around the world to watch 106th Commencement in real time.The University of Bridgeport announced today that for...

UB’s Jahana Hayes wins National Teacher of the Year

School of Education alumna is chosen as America’s top teacher.Jahana Hayes ’14, an alumna of University of Bridgeport School of Education, has been named...

Manish Chowdhary named UB 2016 Commencement Speaker

GoECart founder and UB alumnus to address the Class of 2016 on Saturday, May 7.  GoECart Founder and CEO Manish Chowdhary ’00 will address graduates...

Hillary Clinton spoke at UB

Hillary Clinton made a campaign stop at the University of Bridgeport on Sunday, April 24.She spoke at Harvey Hubbell Gymnasium at 120 Waldemere Avenue.Doors opened at...

An Evening with Mayor Ganim at UB, April 19

Mayor Joe Ganim on “The University of Bridgeport and the Park City: A New Partnership Comes Alive”The University of Bridgeport is proud to present...

SASD honors designer David Kaiser ’76 on April 30

Well-respected industrial designer to be awarded Lifetime Achievement Award for Industrial Design.The Shintaro Akatsu School of Design (SASD) at the University of Bridgeport is...

UB’s Connecticut Promise: lower tuition for CT residents

New affordable-education campaign guarantees state students who enroll at the University will pay tuition on par with public colleges.The University of Bridgeport (UB) has...

SASD designs for Center for Family Justice

Interior design majors to present plans on April 13 to help the non-profit better serve children and teens.A group of student designers from Shintaro...

SOE professor wins CT Women of Innovation Award

Dr. Jani Macari Pallis recognized for academic innovation in engineering.Dr. Jani Macari Pallis, an associate professor of mechanical engineering at the University of Bridgeport,...

UB names new associate provost

Dr. Aaron Perkus to supervise online programming as new associate provost.Dr. Aaron Perkus will be joining the University of Bridgeport (UB) as associate provost...

Executive Speakers Series presents NY Federal Reserve President and more

University of Bridgeport’s popular lectures puts area business leaders in touch with NFL’s Chief Financial Officer and other nationally recognized influencers.Federal Reserve Bank of...

SASD students win big at NY International Auto Show

Industrial design students impress auto industry with their safety devicesA group of industrial design students from the Shintaro Akatsu School of Design (SASD) at...

International Film Festival at UB, April 4-9

Free award-winning movies—plus food, photography, lectures, and more—at the University of Bridgeport’s 40th annual International FestivalThe University of Bridgeport invites the public to special...

Acclaimed environmentalist Aabid Surti at UB, April 13

Founder of the Drop Dead Foundation and award-winning cartoonist on saving the planet, drop by dropAabid Surti, a tireless and wry promoter of environmental...

Celebrating National Poetry Month with UB’s Amy Nawrocki

Award-winning poet and University of Bridgeport professor to read her latest works at several events throughout April.Amy Nawrocki, an award-winning poet and professor at...

Award-winning journalist-PR consultant headed to UB

Lennie Grimaldi to share “War Stories from the Road: Trump & More” on April 5 The University of Bridgeport’s College of Public and International Affairs...

Mayor Ganim and Downtown Special Services host UB researchers

Public invited to view breakthrough research at a reception at the Margaret E. Morton Government Center on April 7.The University of Bridgeport (UB) is...

“The Awakened Eye” with naturalist and author David K. Leff on March 24

Explore commonplace wonders near at hand at UB’s ongoing “Necessary Voices” series.Our world is filled with natural wonders that reveal far more about us...