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The Greater Baltimore Area Is Emerging As A Contender In The New Economy

In the last 10 years, Greater Baltimore has moved from an industrial to a knowledge-based economy.

11/03/2014

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Professor Urges Baltimore Students To “Build Their Network”

A Baltimore business educator shows how to use an educational background to transcend the actual work environment to offer services in the community and other universities.

11/03/2014

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United Way Center Supports Teen Parents, Allows Them To Finish School

The United Way of Central Maryland unveils a new way to help young people

11/01/2014

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The Phantom Tollbooth: The Surprising Tech Behind Highway Toll Lanes

The idea behind automated toll collection seems simple: A car passes through with a transponder, and a radio sensor charges the owner’s account.

10/27/2014

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Still Bringing The Thrills: Behind The Scenes Of Raytheon’s Epcot Ride

Raytheon, a longtime supporter of education in science, technology, engineering and math, created Sum of All Thrills to show the real-life application of concepts such as angles, velocity and kinetic energy.

10/27/2014

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Criminal Justice Graduate Succeeds In Becoming A Baltimore Crime Analyst

Jennifer Burton is a Crime Analyst for the Frederick Police Department and offers some insight in utilizing a criminal justice degree.

10/27/2014

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Baltimore Teacher Discovers His Love Of Teaching, Helps Write New Curriculum

One Maryland teacher discovered his love for teaching somewhat accidentally and discusses how he landed in the classroom.

10/27/2014

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Patience, Hard Work Leads To Success For A Baltimore Cyber Security Professional

Cybersecurity specialists are growing three times faster than the overall IT job market, and “12 times faster than the total labor market.”

10/27/2014

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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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