Education

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Development Manager Leads Local Girls Tech Summer Camp

The Greater Baltimore region has seen a surge in the number of educational technology firms doing business here, according to reports from the Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore.

08/10/2015

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Experienced Towson Social Worker Specializes In Eating, Mood Disorders

Eating disorders, such as anorexia and bulimia, are complex to treat because they often exist side by side with other illnesses such as depression and substance abuse.

08/10/2015

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Baltimore RN Discovers New Opportunities As She Builds Practice

According to the American Massage Therapy Association, not quite 30 percent of Americans had a massage in the last five years, and if we did, the massage therapist was most likely a female sole practitioner doing so part-time.

08/10/2015

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StoryCorps Turning Thanksgiving Into An Oral History Holiday

As students head back to school, here comes a big homework assignment: StoryCorps wants tens of thousands of teenagers across America to interview a grandparent or elder this Thanksgiving and upload their recordings to the Library of Congress.

08/10/2015

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Frostburg State Gets $2.5M To Develop Nursing Program

The path to a bachelor’s degree in nursing may be getting smoother — and faster.

08/04/2015

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Baltimore Area CEO Wants To Raise Awareness About Data Security

In recent reports, the Office of Personnel Management, which essentially manages the civil service for the federal government, revealed that its computers had been hacked, and the records of over 21 million people who had either applied for government security clearances or were related to them had been compromised.

08/03/2015

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Baltimore Area Project Managers Ensure Goals, Standards Are Met

The most recent Bureau of Labor Statistics report shows that from May 2014 to May 2015, construction was among the growth leaders for the region with a healthy 3.9 percent increase for the time period.

08/03/2015

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UMBC Professor Setting Example For The Next Generation

STEM education — short for science, technology, engineering and mathematics instruction — has taken on new importance as recent reports show the U.S. slipping well behind other industrialized nations when it comes to producing qualified graduates in the STEM fields.

08/03/2015

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Special Needs Teacher Finds Satisfaction Offering Riding Instruction

Ever since IDEA, not only have the numbers of kids served increased, but more kids have health conditions identified as chronic or acute, like tuberculosis, rheumatic fever, asthma, lead poisoning, and diabetes.

07/27/2015

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Baltimore County Social Worker Is A Vital Part Of Mobile Crisis Team

The Baltimore County Mobile Crisis Team is a collaborative endeavor made possible by the Baltimore County Police Department and the Baltimore County Health Department along with the Affiliated Sante’ Group.

07/27/2015

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Former Baltimore Nurse Gets Creative In Her Encore Careers

As baby boomers retire in record numbers from jobs many have held for decades, they are turning to second or what are often called ‘encore’ careers as work options.

07/27/2015

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Art Therapist Believes In The Healing Power Of Creative Process

Art therapy has been cited as particularly helpful in situations where trauma is involved, for the creative process seems to initiate the healing process where words do not; an image, indeed, becomes worth a thousand words.

07/20/2015

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