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Q&A with Sumaya Islam ’15, International Political Economy & Diplomacy (IPED)

Sumaya Islam '15 began looking for an American university as a transfer student, she longed to meet people from all over the world. She...

Engineering for All!

What Crystal Parks '15 remembers most about going to camp as a kid was the computer room. “You’d always find me in there,” she...

UB Grad Naomi Volain ’83 is Top Finalist for $1M International...

https://youtu.be/Lhw89YdJWJ0 In 1983, she graduated with an M.S. in Biology from the University of Bridgeport with hopes of becoming a dietician. Over the past 17...

The Civil Rights Club President at UB Speaks About Peace, Collaboration,...

As a Resident Assistant, a Student Government Association Officer, and President of the Civil Rights Club, Brinet Rutherford '16 is all about listening to...

SASD Students Take on the Annual 48-Hour Repack Challenge

From 7 p.m. Friday, February 6 to 7 p.m. Sunday, February 8, 2015, 20 industrial and graphic design majors from the University of Bridgeport's...

2nd Annual CASA Re-Entry Conference Held at UB Supports Study Abroad...

Captain of Alternative Spring Break. Student Ambassador of the Purple Knight Society. Executive Secretary of the Student Government Association. Clearly, Khrystian Pereira '17 -...

Eight UB Graduate Students Recognized at the United Nations

by Alona Gaiek '15 and Beltina Gieloshi '15 On January 30, 2015, more than 30 University of Bridgeport faculty and students participated in the annual...

PAI Students Dig In to Help Neighbors Dig Out

  After the flurry of snow came a flurry of good will - thanks to Professor Carolyn McCann and her students at the Physician Assistant...

UB Taekwondo Team Brings Home 12 Medals from National Open Tournament

by Alona Gaiek '15 The University of Bridgeport is proud to welcome back our UB Taekwondo Team from the 2015 U.S. Open Taekwondo Championship, held...
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Renewal at the University of Bridgeport

The University of Bridgeport Offers a Renewed Student Experience on Campus With $50 million invested in capital improvements since 2007, the University of Bridgeport is...

SASD Project Races Ahead of the Storm

There was no time for perfection. Instead, Irving Heredia and his fellow industrial design classmates had two days to learn how to use Arduino...

Professor Robert Riggs on King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia

Breaking News: Middle East Expert Robert J. Riggs, Chair of the B.A. Program in Religion and Politics andAssistant Professor of the M.A. Global Development Program at the...

UB Hosts 11th Annual MLK Day of Service

The University of Bridgeport held its 11th Annual MLK Day of Service on Monday, January 19, 2015, offering 10 projects for the more than...

Q&A with Jill Bassett, Associate Director of Residential Life and Student...

Name: Jill Bassett Title:  Associate Director of Residential Life and Student Conduct; Adjunct Professor, First Year Seminar, University of Bridgeport Education:  M.A. Women Studies, Southern CT...

Lillian Nash Reception, December 17, 2014

On Wednesday, December 17, 2014, the UB community gathered to pay tribute to Lillian Nash, Executive Assistant to the Provost, for 30+ years of...

Q&A with April Vournelis

Director of Campus Security, April Vournelis, has been on staff at the University of Bridgeport for 25 years. We sat down with her recently...

Verite Documentary with Monica Lange

On Thursday, November 20, 2014, the University of Bridgeport welcomed Monica Lange, an award-winning television producer and filmmaker, for a discussion and demonstration on...

Decorating Waldemere with Cheer

Every year, on the Monday after Thanksgiving, we decorate Waldemere, the President’s house, for the holidays. We are preparing for seasonal events and especially...

Trefz School of Business Marketing Majors Attend National Conference

Rebecca Ciullo '15 and Nichole DeLuca '15 were among the first UB marketing majors at the Ernest C. Trefz School of Business to attend...

A Remodeled Website by Dawn Deshotel ’14 Impacts Enrollment at Bridgeport...

 Dawn Deshotel '14, a graduate student of the University of Bridgeport's Shintaro Akatsu School of Design, recently remodeled Bridgeport Hope School's website - proving...

Welcome Back Weekend 2014

To all our alumni, students, families, faculty, staff, and friends who showed their Purple Pride on October 18 & 19 ... Thank you for a...

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