| Sep 4, 2013
| 2:00 AM
The University of Maryland University College expects to be among the first wave of schools this academic year awarding transfer credit to those who have taken — and can prove they learned from — certain "massive open online courses," known as...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Dick Clark is the CEO and president of Clark Leadership Consulting, a national
executive coaching and strategic development firm. He has served in senior
executive leadership positions for 40 years.
Prior to launching Clark Leadership, Dick served...
| Aug 7, 2013
Science reporter Abby Olena was writing about researchers hunting microplastics in Lake Michigan. The Tribune photo desk separately sought to photograph a flotilla of tall ships inbound for Chicago.
As it happened, a group of collaborating scientists...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 9:45 PM
Bongi Rudder, MD, has joined the staff of Sanford Aberdeen Clinic. She is a specialist in hematology and oncology.
As a hematologist, Rudder specializes in studying, diagnosing and treating disorders of the blood, blood-forming organs and blood...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Engineering researchers at the Johns Hopkins University plan to stir an earthquake this month, a temblor as powerful as the 1994 Northridge quake in Southern California — one of the costliest in U.S. history.
It will hit at the University at...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Using an underground neutrino detector in Japan, physicists may have found the key to answering a fundamental question: Why does our universe, as we know it, exist at all?
Scientists have caught tiny, ghostlike particles called neutrinos in the act of...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:57 PM
Molly Halper never dreamed she'd consume her baby's placenta, an organ that serves as a link between mother and fetus and is usually discarded after birth.
"My husband and I used to make jokes" about people who did that, said Halper, who lives in...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 11:17 AM
SUNY Cortland men's lacrosse player Jonathon T. Foltz has been charged with second-degree gang assault in an early-morning attack during Memorial Day weekend in Auburn, N.Y., according to the Auburn Citizen.
Police said Foltz, 21, who is a rising senior...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 11:00 PM
Joseph stars in team's second scrimmage
Junior Derrick Joseph returned the opening kickoff 92 yards for a touchdown in Towson's second scrimmage of the preseason Saturday at Johnny Unitas Stadium, then excelled at wide receiver,...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 6:47 AM
BAY VIEW — Entertainer Paul Reiser began his career as a stand-up comedian and now he is back doing what he loves. After his successful seven-year run of television comedy series "Mad About You," three best-selling books "Couplehood," "Babyhood,"...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 7:46 AM
BAY VIEW -- Actor, writer, comedian and director Paul Reiser will perform in Bay View at 8 p.m. on Saturday, July 6, as part of the Bay View Music Festival's "On the Rocks" Pops Series. His performance will take place in John M. Hall Auditorium.