Stories

UB Homecoming 2017

More than 2,000 celebrate their UB pride at Homecoming

More than 2,000 alumni returned to the University of Bridgeport on October 6-8 for 2017 Homecoming, a record number for the annual three-day extravaganza. “All...
Undergraduate Research at UB

UB Steps Up Its Undergraduate Research

While the words “research” and “scholarship” may sound intimidating to those outside engineering and the sciences, all students and faculty in fact participate in...
Bill Harris

Summer 2017 Music Performances: Jazz, Opera & More

This summer, musical talent honed at the University of Bridgeport's Music and Performing Arts Program delights thousands across the Connecticut shoreline, as students, alumni,...

Nine scholars emerge at the completion of UB’s first Summer Scholars...

Acupuncture. Psychology. Counseling. World Religions. Chemistry. The research areas of the University of Bridgeport's first Summer Scholars Program underscores the direction UB is heading...
Adam Perez '10

Spotlight On: Adam Pérez ’10

Adam Pérez obtained his B. Sc. in Biology, with a minor in Chemistry, from the University of Bridgeport in 2010 and then went on...
BRBC & UB

The Bridgeport Regional Business Council gets a new look, logo, and...

For Nicolas Mancheno '18, today's the Big Day. The Annual Meeting and Luncheon of the Bridgeport Regional Business Council (BRBC) draws quite a crowd...

UB singers return to Carnegie Hall for their fourth performance

For the fifth spring in six years, University of Bridgeport singers entered a world-class music hall at the invitation of Manhattan Concert Productions (MCP),...
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...

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