| May 24, 2014
| 11:08 PM
The Salisbury women's lacrosse team used a 4-0 run in the second half to pull away from Amherst and win, 8-4, in an NCAA Division III semifinal Saturday in Gettysburg, Pa.
The defending national champion Sea Gulls (22-1) seek their third championship in...
| May 24, 2014
| 6:29 AM
Fresh out of Glenelg High, Alex Taylor joined the Salisbury men's lacrosse team for the 2011 season and promptly sought to unseat All-American Johnny Rodriguez for the starting goalie position.
The Woodbine native didn't succeed. He got only spot time...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 4:03 PM
Professor James Gates delivers his big ideas in analogies and metaphors.
Setting lax standards for schoolchildren in science classes is like teaching them to dunk a basketball on a 9-foot-high hoop, when kids the next town over play with one 10 feet...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The White House has responded to Russian actions in Crimea by taking a number of steps against Moscow: It has ramped up sanctions, verbally denounced the Kremlin's flouting of international law, effectively kicked Russia out of the G8 and given rhetorical...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 2:59 PM
Attacker Gabby Cha wasn't one of the bigger names in Towson's 2013 recruiting class, which among others included a high school All-American and a key player from one of the nation's top-ranked programs.
These days, however, the former Mount de Sales...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:26 AM
The din coming from the high-tech Fab Lab in the HTEC building on the Catonsville campus of the Community College of Baltimore County was nearly deafening last week.
Under the watchful eyes of Jason Hughes protected by safety glasses, a silvery...
| Mar 22, 2014
No. 7 Johns Hopkins scored the last three goals, including Sara Taylor's game-winner with 4:22 left in overtime, as the Blue Jays won an 11-10, come-from-behind victory over No. 15 Georgetown in women's lacrosse Friday night.
The host Hoyas (3-4) led...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 11:26 PM
Senior attackman Matt Gregoire (South River) recorded career highs in goals (six) and points (eight) and sophomore linemate Nate Lewnes (St. Mary's) added a career-best five goals as visiting UMBC defeated Mount St. Mary's, 17-7, on Saturday.
| Mar 24, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Fred Bronstein, president of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, will become the new head of the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University on June 1. His title will be dean, rather than the previous, longtime designation of director, in keeping with...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 9:53 AM
Stevenson has begun to show flashes of the team that captured last year’s NCAA championship, racking up four consecutive wins against perennial contenders Roanoke, Tufts, Nazareth and SUNY-Cortland.
As far as the Mustangs (8-1) are concerned,...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Former Israeli premier Ariel Sharon's death is a stark reminder of the absence of strong leadership in Israel today. More than their differences in physical appearance or demeanor, what distinguished Sharon from current Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:35 PM
There's been a big jump in the number of parents who are giving their children allowances bigger than $10 or $20 a week, according to numbers crunched for Reuters by Baltimore-based money managers T. Rowe Price, which are derived from its annual Parents,...