| May 3, 2014
| 8:11 PM
When a team of researchers from the University of Delaware traveled to Africa two years ago to search for exemplary chickens, they weren't looking for plump thighs or delicious eggs.
They were seeking out birds that could survive a hotter planet....
| Apr 8, 2014
| 6:20 AM
A 1999 C. Milton Wright High School graduate, Lindsay Clendaniel (formerly Dillinger) recently published her first cookbook, "Scoop Adventures - The Best Ice Cream of the 50 States."
Clendaniel, who is a pediatric psychologist by day, spends her off-...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Whether you're a recent college graduate or further down your career path, you might be asking yourself this question. The question isn't "should I or should I not go to graduate school?" It's a question of when should you go.
| Mar 15, 2014
| 2:22 PM
In the two weeks between recent revelations that hackers stole data on students, alumni and faculty from the University of Maryland, College Park and the Johns Hopkins University, nearly 360,000 records were swiped in similar attacks at schools in...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 1:58 PM
The personal information of more than 309,000 students, staff and alumni of the University of Maryland was compromised in a "sophisticated" cyberattack, University President Wallace Loh announced Wednesday.
The breached database held names, Social...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Several area students were recently inducted into the Bowie State University chapter of the Golden Key International Honors Society, recognizing outstanding academic achievement. They include Bowie students Buloebi Aboro, a graduate student pursuing a...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Students graduate from colleges
Cori Chreider graduated from the University of Delaware Jan. 12.
Seth Golob, of Owings Mills, graduated from Ithaca College.
Morgan Bailey and Alex Lenovitz, of Glyndon, Sara Eaton, Amy...
| Jan 26, 2014
Kevin and Debbie Zerner, of Westminster, announce the engagement of their daughter, Stacey Michelle Zerner, of New Freedom, Pa., to Eric Philip Schafer, of New Freedom, son of Philip and Sherry Schafer, of Fort Myers, Fla.
The bride-to-be is a 2009...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 10:45 AM
After two seasons as a walk-on at UNC-Wilmington, which meant his parents were footing most of the bill for college, the work ethic and patience of Shane Reybold of North Laurel was rewarded before his junior year in 2012 when he was put on an athletic...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Benjamin Proctor Jr. has records. He's got documents. He flips through a loose-leaf notebook filled with genealogy charts and historical data about the Mayflower, the Compact, the Native American Indians. The genial retiree from Lutherville with blue eyes...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 1:52 PM
Aileen W. Tobin, who worked for nearly three decades at the Aberdeen Proving Ground's Ordnance Center and School and earlier had conducted research in the field of early reading in children, died Aug. 26 of heart failure at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 5:38 AM
LeAnn Schueneman's 23 fourth-graders will not only be entering a classroom when they come back to school Monday, but also their home away from home, to be known as "Schuville."
"My room is going to be known as Schuville," the first-year teacher at Bel...