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Next Generation Tech Puts Air Traffic Ahead Of The Weather

Bad weather takes the blame for most air traffic delays, whether it’s a blizzard that is blanketing Buffalo in snow or a Midwestern summer storm that shoots lightning around the airspace.

10/20/2014

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Engineered for Success: Four Women Tell Their Stories of Achievement

Four girls grew up to become accomplished engineers and scientists, one chased amoebas in a creek. Another loved puzzling out math problems. One fed her curiosity through a sash full of Girl Scout badges, while another became enamored with science during a trip to a crocodile farm.

10/20/2014

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‘First In The World’ Grant Program Challenges Colleges To Increase Access And Affordability

The State University of New York Oswego will partner with two area community colleges to help two-year graduates transition into bachelor’s degree programs.

10/20/2014

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After School Programs Are A Growing Part Of STEM Education

After school programs play a crucial role in educating the next generation of scientists, engineers and mathematicians.

10/20/2014

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Entrepreneurship Leads To Success In Baltimore For VP Of Business Development

Entering the world of entrepreneurship can be a little daunting, but VP of Business Development for SpotHero, Alex Kruger, shows how one company was able to build a successful business on a simple idea.

10/20/2014

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Baltimore Nurse Credits ACA With Rapid Job Growth In Nursing Field

The nursing field is projected to need over a million new nurses in the coming years. Bimbola Akintade, of University of Maryland School of Nursing, discusses the opportunities and benefits of a career in this field.

10/20/2014

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Various Types Of Counselors Are In High Demand In Baltimore

The job market in the counseling field is growing exponentially, and there are many specialties to consider.

10/20/2014

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The People Who Took Us To The Moon

This year marks the 45th anniversary of the 1969 landing on the moon and the realization of President Kennedy’s dream.

10/13/2014

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Smart Mouse: Using Your Grip As Your Computer Password

The “Biometric Pressure Grip” is a sensor that measures how hard and how tightly someone holds a mouse, then uses that information as part of a multi-step login process.

10/13/2014

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A Redesigned SAT Will Debut In Spring 2016

The College Board, who administers the SAT, announced earlier this year they are giving the exam a major overhaul and cite eight specific changes.

10/13/2014

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Is Competency-Based Learning The Future Of Education?

The traditional approach to formal education ties students to classrooms. Competency-based education programs grant credentials based on what a student knows.

10/13/2014

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Baltimore Psychologist Uses Imago Therapy To Improve Patients’ Relationships

The field of psychology is projected to grow exponentially, with many different employment opportunities.

10/13/2014

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