Program

STEM

Middle School Program Teams Up With BGE To Expose Students To STEM Opportunities

A program to help low-income middle schoolers from the city get the grades needed to get into college took a field trip Monday.

08/05/2013

witness protection

Curbing The Violence: Federal Program Aims To Get More Witnesses Talking

Witnesses of crimes in Baltimore–threatened, injured, some even killed. Now there’s a new nationwide push to give more protection to witnesses, so prosecutors can put criminals behind bars.

08/01/2013

dog abuse

K-9 Officers Being Trained To Help Animal Control In Cases Of Abuse

Dangerous dogs on the loose, dog attacks and animal abuse. Baltimore’s Animal Control officers–overwhelmed by a flood of recent calls. Now police vow to take action in those cases.

07/25/2013

guns

Dozens Trade In Guns For Computers As Violence Grips Baltimore City

Gangs and guns. Those are the targets for Baltimore City Police as a violent summer continues to grip the city.

07/13/2013

summer theatre

Summer Theatre Program At Bryn Mawr School Offers Unique Twist

Though there are over 35 community theatres in our area, amateur actors say there aren’t enough opportunities to get on stage. Now, a summer theatre at Bryn Mawr offers a unique twist.

07/11/2013

Library, books generic

Michelle Kwan Kicks Off ‘Let’s Read! Let’s Move!’

Olympic figure skater Michelle Kwan read to excited children and cheered them on as she helped kick off the Education Department’s “Let’s Read! Let’s Move!” summer program.

07/10/2013

A majority of Americans said they'd prefer stable Mid East countries instead of ones with democratic government. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak /Getty Images)

U.S. Students In Arabic Program Leaving Egypt

A U.S.-based international education and training organization said Wednesday it’s evacuating 18 Arabic language program students from Egypt to Morocco due to deteriorating security conditions.

07/03/2013

internet

Spy Program Gathered Americans’ Internet Records

The Obama administration gathered U.S. citizens’ Internet data until 2011, continuing a spying program started under President George W. Bush that revealed whom Americans exchanged emails with and the Internet Protocol address of their computer, documents disclosed Thursday show.

06/27/2013

Edward Snowden

Criminal Charges Filed Against NSA Leaker

Criminal charges are brought against the former NSA contractor who explosed two of the government’s top secret surveillance programs.

06/21/2013

bullying

Ulman To Announce Anti-Bullying Program

Howard County Executive Ken Ulman is scheduled to announce a new anti-bullying program. Ulman is set to make the announcement on Wednesday in Ellicott City.

05/01/2013

hands on learning

Hands-On Learning: Thousands Take Part In ‘Pre-K At Play’ Program

Thousands of Baltimore preschoolers venture outside the classroom to take a stroll through Baltimore. It’s all part of a program that sparks learning through hands-on play.

04/25/2013

Photo Credit: nps.gov

Program Cuts Eyed At Antietam National Battlefield

The National Park Service says federal budget cuts will likely cause reductions in ranger-led tours and monument maintenance at the Antietam National Battlefield near Sharpsburg.

03/19/2013

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