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College Suspends Drone Use Pending Federal Authorization

The use of a drone purchased by Hood College has been suspended until federal regulators decide whether to grant the school exceptions to the rule on drone usage.

08/07/2015

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College Suspends Drone Use Pending Federal Authorization

The use of a drone purchased by Hood College has been suspended until federal regulators decide whether to grant the school exceptions to the rule on drone usage.

08/07/2015

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Hood College Proposes Its First Doctoral Program

Hood College in Frederick plans to offer its first doctoral program, leading to a Ph.D. in organizational leadership.

06/19/2015

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Frederick High Students Try To Return To Normal After Shooting

Two nights after a pair of students were shot at a high school basketball game, the Frederick cadets are back on the court. But, there’s a heavy police presence at to night’s games with the shooters still on the loose. Christie Ileto reports on conditions of the teenage victims.

02/06/2015

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Hood College Marks Civil Rights Act Anniversary

Students and faculty of Hood College are leading a ceremonial “March on Frederick” to mark the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

09/26/2014

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Hood Holds 122nd Convocation, Last For President

Last Monday was bittersweet for Ron Volpe, president of Hood College.

08/31/2014

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Hood College President Stepping Down

Hood College President Ronald Volpe says he’s stepping down after leading the private, liberal-arts school in Frederick through 14 years of change and growth.

05/23/2014

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4 Md. Colleges Share $10M From Hodson Trust

Four Maryland private colleges are announcing gifts totaling $10 million from the Delaware-based Hodson Trust.

12/17/2013

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Frederick Co. Veterans Adjust To Campus Life

About to graduate from high school without a concrete plan, Meisha Krutar was surrounded by college pamphlets when she heard a friend had joined the military.

11/15/2013

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Hood College Alumna Leaves $644K For Scholarship

A 1933 graduate of Maryland’s Hood College and her husband have left more than $640,000 to the school for the establishment of a scholarship fund.

07/24/2012

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Md. Coaches Learn Sign Language To Help Swimmers

Ask 6-year-old Faith Miller why the Spring Ridge Sharks swim team is different, and she’ll say it’s because of the games she plays and the fun she has.

07/20/2012

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Hood College Student Breaks Language Barriers

Alex Sardi started her volunteer work at Frederick nonprofit Centro Hispano by folding clothes and answering phones. Sardi, a 19-year-old sophomore majoring in Spanish and art history at Hood College, has moved on to teaching English and, over the past few months, grant writing.

05/21/2012

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