Towson University Celebrating 150 Years: Dr. Joyce Herold, Coordinator for Off-Campus Student Services

Damian O’Doherty sits down with Dr. Joyce Herold, Coordinator for Off-Campus Student Services at Towson University. Dr. Herold speaks to the valuable relationship between Towson students and the community and the importance of fostering off-campus connections for students and teaching them to be good neighbors and citizens. Dr. Herold’s office enables these connections through community service initiatives like First Fridays in the Village and the Community Ambassador program.... Continue reading
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Towson University Celebrating 150 Years: Dr. David Vanko, Dean of Fisher College of Science & Mathematics, Part 3

TU’s Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Dean Dr. David Vanko and Damian O’Doherty continue their conversation on the college’s amazing growth. Dr. Vanko discusses the need for updated and expanded facilities as a result of increased enrollment and programming. Towson University’s Master Plan includes a new science building, as the current facility dates back to 1965. According to Dr. Vanko, the future of the proposed high-quality learning environment for students depends on the Capital Budget in Annapolis.... Continue reading
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Towson University Celebrating 150 Years: Dr. David Vanko, Dean of Fisher College of Science & Mathematics, Part 2

In Center Maryland's second installment with Dr. David Vanko, Dean of Towson University's Fisher College of Science and Mathematics, he and Damian discuss the college's community outreach programs and the strong town and gown relationship. These programs include placement of teacher preparation candidates in local schools and the TU Center for STEM Excellence in Baltimore's Inner Harbor, which hosts local city school students in its CI Tech lab, among other services.... Continue reading
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Center Maryland Exclusive | Gene Ransom of MedChi: Public Health Challenges

Gene Ransom, CEO of MedChi, sits down with Damian O'Doherty to discuss his non-profit organization's efforts to address the public health crisis of drug abuse and the difficult changes made to the state's Medicare waiver. MedChi is The Maryland State Medical Society, which aims to to serve as Maryland's foremost advocate and resource for physicians, patients & the public health.... Continue reading
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Towson University Celebrating 150 Years: Dr. David Vanko, Dean of Fisher College of Science & Mathematics

Damian O'Doherty speaks with Dr. David Vanko, Dean of Towson University's Fisher College of Science & Mathematics, about the importance of STEM programs to the entire Mid-Atlantic area. Undergraduate and graduate enrollment in STEM majors has skyrocketed, and Maryland benefits from the innovative talent Fisher's graduates bring to the workforce.... Continue reading
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