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Analytics and Systems

Trefz panel discussion on analytics and systems draws standing-room only crowd

With more than 150 attendees packing the Arnold Bernhard Center’s Schelfhaudt Gallery for the March Innovator's Series event this year, it's clear the topic...
Melissa Paredes '18

Spotlight On: Melissa Paredes ’18

A native New Yorker, Melissa Parades '18 included only one out-of-state university during her college application process: the University of Bridgeport. She credits the...
UB's 107th Commencement

A Photo Collage of UB’s 107th Commencement

On May 6, 2017, a packed Webster Arena Bank witnessed the University of Bridgeport's 107th Commencement exercises in person, with an additional 16,000+ viewing...
CPIA Convocation 2017

College of Public and Int’l Affairs honors its best

In recognition of outstanding academic achievement and in tribute to excellence in scholarship, students and their families who supported them to reach this significant...
Pi Sigma Alpha Chapter

Dr. Dave Benjamin named President Designate of New England Political Science...

College of Public and International Affairs (CPIA) Associate Professor, Dr. Dave Benjamin, has been named the President Designate of the New England Political Science...
Trefz Business Club

UB’s Business Club gets down to business

You don't know what or who you will become at UB until "ubecome" it. That's what Melissa Paredes '18 is learning as she heads...
Mading Anyuon '17

Former soldier boy and UB grad student Mading Anyuon speaks on...

Former "lost boy" and current GLDP graduate student Mading Anyuon '17, from South Sudan, talks about the fledgling state of his country and what...
Cortland Mehl '74, '80

Spotlight On: Cortland E. Mehl, ’74, ’80

A lifelong learner with a love of education, history, aviation, and country, Dr. Cortland E. Mehl, '74, '80 has quite a story to tell....
Alumni Art Show 2017

Alumni gather for the love of art, UB and each other...

April 6, 2017 marked the opening of the 6th Annual Alumni Art Show. More than 100 people braved the dreary weather to admire the...
Faculty Research Day 2017

UB’s Faculty Research Day 2017 engages scholars on campus and around...

On March 24, 2017, the University of Bridgeport hosted its annual Faculty Research Day, an interdisciplinary endeavor engaging student and faculty scholars from across...
"Doing Business in China" luncheon and lecture

Guest Lecturer Dr. Shuming Zhao of Nanjing University speaks at Mandeville...

The University of Bridgeport's Ernest C. Trefz School of Business welcomed Nanjing University's Honorary Dean of the School of Business for a two-day visit...
The Boghosians, Circa 1980's

When care of spine and spirit unite

If extreme circumstances propel gifted people to success, then Dr. Karlos Boghosian ’04 got his head start at the age of seven. During the...

UB’s Peace Corps Prep participants make the most of our world

UB students are jumpstarting their careers in international service and gaining an edge in the highly competitive selection process for admittance to the Peace...

Spotlight On: Bryn Hagley ’15

As early as his freshman year, Bryn Hagley '15 considered the Peace Corps as an option upon graduation, but he went back and forth...

Spotlight On: Dennis Thompson ’68

For many colleges students, the coming-of-age undergraduate years are very much about following the beat of one’s own drum, literally. Such was the case...
Fight to Unite Vigil

UB’s student-led “Fight to Unite” Vigil offers healing, hope, and history

Hearts were warmed on the chilly afternoon of Monday, February 6, when nearly 100 members of the University of Bridgeport community gathered at Carlson...

CPIA’s Pi Sigma Alpha awarded 2016-17 Chapter Activity Grant

Pi Sigma Alpha (PSI), the nation's sole honor society for students of political science, has awarded the University of Bridgeport (UB) chapter the coveted...
Mading Anyuon

CPIA at 18th Annual United Nations Conference

Joining over 700 educators and students, the University of Bridgeport College of Public and International Affairs (CPIA) returned to the United Nations on Jan....
Amy Berger

Spotlight On: Amy Berger ’12

Amy Berger '12 has done what many a UB student aspires to do - turn their  thesis project into a career stepping stone. In...

UB alumna, first woman to coach men’s winning volleyball team, is...

Alumna Shilla Omuriwe Buyungo ’05, ’09 is standing patiently in a conference room at Wahlstrom Library, waiting for a photographer to direct her. But...

A scientific approach to human behavior in the workplace

Job satisfaction and dissatisfaction, the match between job opening and ideal candidate, navigating the multinational conglomerate workforce—we are cajoled by the likes of Career...