| May 13, 2014
| 9:19 AM
Date: March 23
Her story: Tiane Johnson, 32, grew up in Washington. She attended Goucher College in Towson, where she received a bachelor's degree in communications, and then graduated with a master's degree in broadcast journalism from the University...
| May 13, 2014
| 5:58 PM
William E. Kirwan, who as chancellor of the University System of Maryland over the past dozen years helped oversee the rise of several of the state's public universities to national prominence, will step down from his position as soon as a successor is...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:36 PM
Researchers at the University of Maryland, College Park need more than a laptop, a room of standard servers or even a supercomputer dubbed Deepthought to tackle research exploring Saturn's rings, the earliest galaxies, fire dynamics and drug-resistant...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 11:01 AM
A health care crisis is quietly unfolding in our nation's laboratories. This crisis has developed largely off the public's radar screen. If not resolved, it can adversely impact the lives of every American. The crisis in question: alarming shortages...
| May 15, 2014
| 7:40 PM
With the swearing-in last week of U.S. District Judge George J. Hazel, more than half the federal district judges sitting in Maryland now are appointees of President Barack Obama, marking a generational shift that reflects the state's evolving legal...
| May 18, 2014
| 3:32 PM
Charlotte J. "Jean" Vieta, a former laboratory assistant who later earned a law degree, died May 5 of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease, at her Monkton home. She was 66.
The daughter of William Purdum, an...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The recent commentary regarding home schooling and how students are barred from enrolling in public schools is an amazing article and spot on. I teach at the University of Maryland and see how these students have been excluded from their public school...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Maryland home education policy needs to be updated to give it more flexibility, to the benefit of all students. Current policy requires that students take either all of their classes or none of them at public school, which means homeschool students like...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 4:23 PM
The Loyola Maryland and Navy women's lacrosse teams will battle for the Patriot League championship this weekend, but maybe they should stage an academic competition as well.
Two players from each team were named to the Patriot League All-Academic...
| Apr 18, 2014
The Department of Health is offering free vaccinations. Nasal-spray vaccine is for healthy people age 2 to 49. It is not for pregnant women. The clinics also have the high-dose flu shots for people 65 years of age and older. Pneumococcal...
| May 18, 2014
| 8:49 PM
While Liberty High grad Devin Street spent this weekend in Irving, Texas, at the Dallas Cowboys rookie mini-camp, dozens of current high school football players converged on the Bethlehem Steelers complex on Saturday hoping to become the next Street....