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2015 Maryland Zoo Teen Volunteer of the Year

This Tiger works on the wild side at The Maryland Zoo

Most of Borowy’s work is with the Animal Embassy, the zoo’s travelling collection of about 60 animals that visit schools, events and daycare centers to teach children about animals.

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A family looks at fossils

Fisher College open house shows kids that science rocks!

During the event, children took part in demonstrations designed to introduce them to different careers in science.

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NPR’s Ira Flatow explains how “science is the new sexy”

Flatow peppered his 150th anniversary Speaker Series lecture with video clips on fracking, global warming and physics from several popular television shows

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Mary Stapleton making a presentation

Dr. Stapleton goes to Washington to talk about STEM strategies

“Mobile Lab Coalition member programs have reached almost a million students already, and are continuing to inspire the next generation in STEM.”

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Fisher dean talks seismic sensors with Carroll County Times

Dean Vanko was quoted on the importance of increasing the number of seismic sensors in Maryland

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John Sivey named Jess & Mildred Fisher College Endowed Professor

“Professor Sivey is garnering national attention for his research, which has important applications to agriculture and the environment.”

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Hermann Smithsonian talk poster

Hermann’s “hot topic” – evolution

Hermann will provide a brief history of the topic before answering audience questions.

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This year's Project ASTRO workshop brought 50 educators to the Maryland Science Center.

Project ASTRO views ‘New Horizons’ on Pluto…from Baltimore!

“We want to help prepare the next generation of scientists, technologists, engineers and mathematicians.”

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A pair of Towson alums wows the Oriole Park crowd!

“We try to add something new harmonically each time to challenge ourselves.”

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Computer science

New ‘Cyber4All’ cybersecurity minor open 4 all undergrads

Cyber4All program will be funded by a two-year, $280,706 NSF grant

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