Stories

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...
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: 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...

Hoop dreams: how one student got a big assist from UB...

Long before he clicked open the e-mail notifying him that he just won the $10,000 UB Alumni Association Scholarship for 2016-2017, Mendel Murray used to...
2017 Soccer Hall of Fame

Alumni Spotlight On: Wolfgang “Wolfie” Woischke ’75

The Connecticut Soccer Hall of Fame (CSHOF) welcomed one of our own at this year’s annual dinner, held at the Radisson in Cromwell, Connecticut...
Nick Roes '74 playing guitar in the top bunk of his dorm room in North Hall, freshman year.

Alumni Spotlight On: Nick Roes ’74, ’83

Nick Roes '74, '83 "was just poking around in a nostalgic mood" when he came across our news site and decided to share his UB...
University of Bridgeport and City of Bridgeport officials unite for the unveiling of "The Bridge"

UB students craft publicity campaign for downtown Bridgeport revival

A city and the university bearing its name are intrinsically bound together. What better way to strengthen that bond than through a semester-long class...
ECNY dinner with Michael Bloomberg

Trefz MBA students meet former NYC mayor Michael Bloomberg at ECNY...

More than 500 prominent attendees were introduced to the University of Bridgeport’s top MBA students at the Economic Club of New York (ECNY) dinner...
University of Bridgeport Model UN

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...

CPIA dean awarded fellowship at Taiwan’s Academia Sinica Institute

The Republic of China Ministry of Foreign Affairs has awarded College of Public and International Affairs (CPIA) Dean Dr. Thomas Ward with a research...

UB staff are some Tough Mudders!

Attracted to mud? Addicted to danger? You may want to join the extreme sport sweeping University of Bridgeport staff at the next scheduled Tough...