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 theirRead more. 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 hadRead more. UMD Students Deserve BetterOriginally published in the Baltimore Sun on December 13, 2018. Like countless other parents of college-bound high school seniors livingRead more. Two-Sport WonderOriginally published in the Towson Times on September 5, 2018. Of the nearly 8 million high school athletes in theRead more. How We Get ADHD WrongOriginally published in Education Week on February 13, 2018 Today, more than 10 percent of all children ages 5-17 inRead more. UMBC professors are navigating the startup economy – and finding harmony between research and commerceOriginally published in the Summer 2016 issue of UMBC Magazine. UMBC professor of music Linda Dusman found herself sitting nextRead more. Caroline Blatti Takes Over as Head of All-girls’ Roland Park Country SchoolOriginally published on October 11, 2016 in the Baltimore Sun. On the first day of the 2016–2017 academic year, asRead more. Meet Julian Baron, weather forecasting wonder-boyWondering if you’ll need to rent a tent at an outdoor event you’re having next weekend? Worried that your upcomingRead more. model united nations conference celebrates 15th anniversaryClad in business suits and high heels, flocks of young men and women hurry down Baltimore’s Pratt Street toward theRead more. baltimore-area college seniors entering unstable job marketZach Parkinson feels fortunate. Even in a stammering economy, the Johns Hopkins University senior knows his entrance into the jobRead more. Partnering to build a better baltimoreOn a blindingly sunny day in June, at precisely 8:15 am, a couple of packed school buses pull up toRead more. Year-round school would benefit kids, economyThe office of Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot recently released a report suggesting that Maryland students start school after Labor DayRead more. Into the arctic: park school program takes students on research adventurePicture this: You’re crouched low in a tundra buggy, in the middle of Canada’s Wapusk National Park, an isolated areaRead more.