Education

‘Safe’ teen drinking? Here’s why parents shouldn’t facilitate it.
Originally published in the Washington Post’s online version on Apr. 1, 2019. “Well, we did it when we were their
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Rejections hurt. Here’s how to help your child during college-application season.
Article originally published in the On Parenting section of the Washington Post on March 5, 2019. Anita Walia’s daughter had
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UMD Students Deserve Better
Originally published in the Baltimore Sun on December 13, 2018. Like countless other parents of college-bound high school seniors living
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Two-Sport Wonder
Originally published in the Towson Times on September 5, 2018. Of the nearly 8 million high school athletes in the
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How We Get ADHD Wrong
Originally published in Education Week on February 13, 2018 Today, more than 10 percent of all children ages 5-17 in
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UMBC professors are navigating the startup economy – and finding harmony between research and commerce
Originally published in the Summer 2016 issue of UMBC Magazine. UMBC professor of music Linda Dusman found herself sitting next
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Caroline Blatti Takes Over as Head of All-girls’ Roland Park Country School
Originally published on October 11, 2016 in the Baltimore Sun. On the first day of the 2016–2017 academic year, as
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Meet Julian Baron, weather forecasting wonder-boy
Wondering if you’ll need to rent a tent at an outdoor event you’re having next weekend? Worried that your upcoming
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model united nations conference celebrates 15th anniversary
Clad in business suits and high heels, flocks of young men and women hurry down Baltimore’s Pratt Street toward the
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baltimore-area college seniors entering unstable job market
Zach Parkinson feels fortunate. Even in a stammering economy, the Johns Hopkins University senior knows his entrance into the job
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Partnering to build a better baltimore
On a blindingly sunny day in June, at precisely 8:15 am, a couple of packed school buses pull up to
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Year-round school would benefit kids, economy
The office of Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot recently released a report suggesting that Maryland students start school after Labor Day
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Into the arctic: park school program takes students on research adventure
Picture this: You’re crouched low in a tundra buggy, in the middle of Canada’s Wapusk National Park, an isolated area
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