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  • Rejected, then erroneously accepted by your favorite college? Move on

    It might have appeared to be an early holiday present when almost 300 prospective Johns Hopkins University students previously denied early admission or deferred for later consideration recently received an email welcoming them to the fold. The trouble...
  • Record competition for stem cell grants means tough choices for state officials

    Record competition for stem cell grants means tough choices for state officials
    The competition for Maryland's stem cell research grants will be stiffer than ever as applications flood in next month, forcing officials to be more selective even as scientists worry that the state's fiscal problems and a new administration in...
  • Outspoken economist could help shape state's future

    Outspoken economist could help shape state's future
    Economist Anirban Basu seems like he's everywhere, his advice and insights shaping local governments, big companies, educational institutions and, now, as a member of Gov.-elect Larry Hogan's transition team, the state's future. In the decade since he...
  • No way bikes are safe on Md. roads

    No way bikes are safe on Md. roads
    When it comes to biking on roadways, I agree with Johns Hopkins University Professor Felipe Pereda: "What I've realized is that (biking is) just impossible to do safely" ("Biking advocates bemoan slow pace of promised safety improvements," Jan. 3)....
  • Robert J. Massa: Pell Grants not only gauge of college support for low-income students

    The Obama administration recently released a draft framework to help students assess the affordability of colleges and their accessibility to low-income students based, in part, by the number of Pell Grant recipients the institution enrolls. This comes...
  • Hopkins to spend $15 million on safety improvements along scenic campus road

    Hopkins to spend $15 million on safety improvements along scenic campus road
    The Johns Hopkins University will spend $15 million in the next year to improve safety for bicyclists, joggers and other pedestrians along one of the most scenic roadways on its Homewood campus in North Baltimore, the school announced Wednesday. The...
  • Hopkins president Daniels urges investment in 'next generation of science'

    Hopkins president Daniels urges investment in 'next generation of science'
    The "next generation of science" is at risk unless major changes are made to increase opportunities for young researchers, Johns Hopkins University President Ronald Daniels wrote in a scientific journal article published Tuesday. Only 1 percent of...
  • Let's talk about sex

    Let's talk about sex
    I took my seat as Andy, the group leader, began the week's session by addressing anonymous questions from the previous week: How can you get AIDS? Can a condom burst? Should I wear two condoms? Andy answered without hesitation: HIV is...
  • Study: Pop music helps ease post-surgery pain for children

    To help children recover from surgery, a dose of "Diamonds" or "Shake It Off" could do the trick, according to a recent study. Research from Northwestern University and Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago asserts that listening to music and...
  • Think differently to avoid choking under pressure

    Think differently to avoid choking under pressure
    With less than a minute left on the clock and his team down by two points, the Baltimore Ravens' Matt Stover jogged onto the field and kicked a 52-yard field goal, icing the game against the Cleveland Browns and securing first place for his team. It was...
  • Maryland nonprofits investing in offshore accounts

    When the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, the Johns Hopkins University and other Maryland nonprofits want to maximize the money they can spend in pursuit of their missions, they do what many wealthy individuals and businesses do. They open investment accounts...