Stories

Schine Down!

Over 75 alumni, students, and friends of UB gathered on Sunday, April 26th to say good-bye to Schine Hall and celebrate the new residence...

SASD Auto Safety Competition

Runya Sun, an industrial design major at the Shintaro Akatsu School of Design (SASD) at the University of Bridgeport, won the Grand Prize at...

Open Letter to the 2015 Graduating Class of the Fones School...

Dear Fones School of Dental Hygiene, Class of 2015:Congratulations, you made it! As an adjunct professor of Fones and the daughter of a Fones...

Ph.D. Candidate in Engineering and Computer Science Obtains Her First Patent

As the first female Technical Account Manager and then Licensing Sales Specialist at Microsoft in Saudi Arabia, Reem Alattas '16 knows well how to nudge...

Q&A with Dr. James Lehman, Director of Health Sciences Postgraduate Education

An estimated $500+ billion annual cost to American society. Unnecessary suffering. Enormous loss of human potential. Financial and personal debilitation. These are among the...

Weddings Around the World & More at International Festival Week

As part of the events leading up to the University of Bridgeport's 39th annual International Festival, this month's Coffee Hour on April 7th gave...

Schine’s Shining Demolition!

NOW is the Time to be Part of History at UB! You've all heard all about it - the first new residential hall in more...

Shark University at UB

On the evening of Wednesday, April 15, LifeBridge Community Services hosted its first annual fundraising event in the Schelfhaudt Gallery of the Arnold Bernhard...

UB Veterans Tell Their Story

As we pay tribute to our fallen war veterans this Memorial Day, we invite you to share your stories with us.The University of Bridgeport...

Graduating Senior Looks Back and Ahead

As graduation nears, many seniors start reflecting on their years at UB - what they have done, what they missed out on, and what...

Purple Knights Gymnastics Team Heads Into The 2015 Nationals

The UB women's gymnastics team held a ring ceremony on the afternoon of Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at Wheeler Recreation Center, in honor of...

Taiwan’s Recent Municipal Elections and Their Significance

Dr. Yanmin Yu, Chair of the University of Bridgeport’s Communications Department, delivered the Spring Foreign Language lecture in her native Mandarin on Monday, April...

Community Service, Civic Engagement, and Reflection

On March 15, 2015, 16 students along with two staff advisors took off for a week filled with hard work, community service, and fun...

Project Voice: A Mesmerizing and Magical Evening at UB

on March 28, 2015, the University of Bridgeport's Student Government Association welcomed back famed TED talk speaker and spoken word poet Sarah Kay, and...

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Kurt Tong speaks on the...

by Thomas J. Ward, Vice President for Internationalization, Dean of the College of Public and International AffairsOn Wednesday, April 1, 2015, the University of...

World Hijab Awareness Day

On World Hijab Day, February 1, 2015, a group of UB students got together at a local Panera Bread to discuss the reason behind...

Faculty Research Day 2015

 If research begins with a question - a trail followed and chased for weeks, months, even years - then Beltina Gjeloshi’s began when she...

International Festival Week at UB

Snow may still be in the forecast for the week of April 6 - 11 in Connecticut, but that won't stop the UB community...

The 2015 Alumni Art Show

On Thursday, March 12, 2015, alumni, friends, and family gathered for the opening reception of the Fourth Annual Alumni Art Show. That art show...

Multicultural Women Unite for a Cause

What's not to love? On April 17, 18, and 19, the University of Bridgeport will unite men, women, and all those who believe in...

UB Gymnast Sasha Tsikhanovich’s Loving Tribute to Mom During Her Last...

Like mother, like daughter. Inspiration runs deep in Sasha Tiskhanovich '15, a UB Purple Knight star, whose mother, Natalia Laschenova, is a retired Soviet...

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