The Big Bang. The Lean LaunchPad explodes at University of Maryland

Steve Blank

The University of Maryland is now integrating the Lean LaunchPad ® into standard innovation and entrepreneurship courses across all 12 colleges within the University. Impact of the Big Bang on University of Maryland Bioengineering.

Why Trump’s Victory Caused Alec Ross To Run for Governor of Maryland – Five Question Interview

Hunter Walker

My friend Alec Ross is running to be Governor of Maryland. Here you go: Hunter Walk: “Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in” — was it the 2016 Presidential election outcome which started you towards running for Governor of Maryland or had you been considering it prior? The budget for the State of Maryland is $41 billion, with a $17 billion operating budget. I support him and hope you’ll join me, just go to his website to learn more.

New Maryland Startup Unites Brawn and Brains on the Football Field

The Startup Magazine

A new Maryland-based startup, Mixed River , hopes to change that stereotype by building innovative solutions that bring mixed, virtual, and augmented reality to the football field.

Looking For Millionaire Customers and Investors? Head to Maryland

Inc Startups

According to a new report, Maryland has the most millionaires per capita of any state in the nation. The state of Maryland had the most millionaire households per capita in the U.S. in 2013, according to a new report by New York-based research firm Phoenix Marketing International.

TerrAPPins: University of Maryland Contest Seeks Student-Developed Mobile Apps

Campus Entrepreneurship

contest for students at the University of Maryland. By Priya Kumar : Last semester, University of Maryland students received academic credit for creating iPhone apps. A great mobile application (apps for iPhones, iPads, Droid, etc.)

Enchanted Forest, Pygmy Goats, Cinderella's Coach: Meet the Quirkiest Family Business in Maryland

Inc Startups

Featuring animals, rides, and giant sculptures from an old amusement park, Clark's Elioak Farm welcomes more than 100,000 visitors a year


Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News


Top 7 Unrestricted Cash Awards in Business Plan Competitions

NFIB Young Entrepreneur Foundation Blog

Cupid’s Cup – University of Maryland. Cupid’s Cup with Kevin Plank (Under Armor) at University of Maryland is not a business plan competition, but a business model competition. Business plan competitions are booming.

VentureBoard Helps Universities Help Startups


That’s what happened when University of Maryland undergraduates information systems and marketing double major Scott Block and Avi Eisenberger, and computer science major Justin Searles, got together to discuss the challenges of student entrepreneurship.

Few secrets when NC State, Maryland meet in women's NCAA

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

The Wolfpack's Kiara Leslie gets a reunion with her old Maryland teammates RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) AP) — North Carolina State earned another game with a former conference rival.

Charles, Maryland beat Princeton 77-57 in NCAA 1st round

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Kaila Charles scored 20 points and Maryland beat Princeton 77-57 on Friday in the first round of the women's NCAA Tournament RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

McDonald's Hamburglar Sentenced to Prison (Proving Once Again That Crime Does Not Pay)

Inc Startups

Jessica Marie Cross was caught on surveillance video breaking into a Columbia, Maryland McDonald's.

Business Contest Innovation | 2012 Maryland Pinterest Pitch Contest | Gov O’Malley

Campus Entrepreneurship

Today, I learned via a student @georgemasonU that Governor Martin O’Malley of Maryland was hosting a business plan contest on Pinterest. This contest is restricted to Maryland residents, students attending a Maryland University or College and Maryland based businesses.

totalvibration: I’m excited by a lot bands on this year’s MDF.

Mark Birch

metal death metal Maryland Death Fest MDF concerttotalvibration : I’m excited by a lot bands on this year’s MDF bill, but man, Manilla Road…. While I am a big metal head, I have never been much of a death metal fan.

Keyes, NC A&T beat Maryland-Eastern Shore 78-69

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Denzel Keyes scored 21 points on 9-of-14 shooting and grabbed nine rebounds to help North Carolina A&T beat Maryland-Eastern Shore 78-69 on Monday night GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP)

Panthers select WR D.J. Moore from Maryland in first round

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Moore from Maryland with the No. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — The Carolina Panthers have selected wide receiver D.J. 24 overall pick in the 2018 NFL draft, giving Cam Newton yet another option at offense

Maryland, NC State headline NCAA women's field in Raleigh

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Maryland will begin the NCAA Tournament on the road for the first time since 2007. RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) At least the Terrapins were sent to the familiar territory of Atlantic Coast Conference country

Trimble scores 21 as Maryland runs by Charlotte 88-72

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

BALTIMORE (AP) — Melo Trimble had 21 points and Maryland extended its winning streak to five games with an 88-72 victory over Charlotte on Tuesday night

University of Maryland President: ‘I would think’ UNC would receive NCAA death penalty over bogus courses

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHAPEL HILL — University of Maryland President Wallace Loh said during an on-campus meeting last week that he “would think” that the NCAA investigation into UNC-Chapel Hill would ultimately lead to the NCAA levying the so-called “death penalty” against the

Maryland feeling good about chances playing at College Park

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

3 seed in the NCAA Tournament, fourth-ranked Maryland need only win twice at home this weekend to reach the Sweet 16 COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) AP) — Despite its displeasure with being a No.

FSU, Florida, Virginia, Maryland on upset alert in Orlando

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — With Florida State, Florida, Virginia and Maryland playing in the same venue, the Amway Center has the potential to become Upset Central in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday ORLANDO, Fla. (AP)

Maryland's Leslie to play at NC State as graduate transfer

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Maryland guard Kiara Leslie will play next season at North Carolina State as a graduate transfer RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

2 sought in North Carolina homicide arrested in Maryland

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

BALTIMORE (AP) — Police in Maryland say they arrested a couple wanted in a North Carolina slaying after a traffic stop near Baltimore

Morsell scores 18 to lead Maryland past Gardner-Webb 82-60

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Freshman Darryl Morsell scored a career-high 18 points, Kevin Huerter added 15 and Maryland used a balanced attack to beat Gardner-Webb 82-60 on Saturday COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP)

Duke adds Maryland transfer Lexie Brown

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Former Maryland guard Lexie Brown is transferring to Duke DURHAM, N.C. (AP)

Police: Man wanted in NC slaying arrested in Maryland

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Troopers conducting speed enforcement in western Maryland have arrested a man who police say was wanted in relation to a North Carolina slaying HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP)

Maryland women oust Duke 65-55

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Coach Brenda Frese of the Maryland women’s basketball team sat down at the dais and immediately gave a little jab at the Terrapins’ former foes from their days in the ACC SPOKANE, Wash.

Research Sample | Case Study Campus | University of Maryland’s Dingman Center Angels Invest Record Amount

Campus Entrepreneurship

The University of Maryland at College Park is one of the case studies I am producing as part of my research. Here is a press release from the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship: The end of 2011 marked the close of an active year for the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. via Record Year for University of Maryland’s Dingman Center Angels.

NC A&T tops Maryland-Eastern Shore 80-74

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

A&T topped Maryland-Eastern Shore 80-74 on Monday night GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) AP) — Joshea Singleton scored 24 points and N.C.

Winning Contests Helps Startup Beyond the Launch | Univ of Maryland | MIT Enterprise Forum

Campus Entrepreneurship

From Entrepreneur Magazine: In 2006, I got into ACTiVATE, a women’s entrepreneurship training program offered through the University of Maryland. They told us about a business plan competition in the state of Maryland for women-owned companies. BTW, there is a TTO play here as it appears Appell got the ‘Tailwind’ technology from the University of Maryland – Baltimore.

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says his sister has died

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Maryland Gov. ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) Larry Hogan says his older sister has died

Cupid’s Cup 2016 | @UofMaryland @UnderArmour #KevinPlank

Campus Entrepreneurship

In completing my research on high growth ventures created by students the case of Kevin Plank (Under Armour) and the University of Maryland was part of my data collection and highlights many of the ideas uncovered. Cupid’s Cup , the annual business competition sponsored by Plank and Under Armour, completed its final round Thursday April 7 on the campus of the University of Maryland. (At

West Virginia beats Maryland 8-5 in NCAA elimination game

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Braden Zarbnisky and Jimmy Galusky each drove in two runs to help West Virginia beat Maryland 8-5 on Sunday in an NCAA Tournament elimination game WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP)

Amazon, Fresh Direct and More Will Soon Accept Food Stamps Online

Inc Startups

The two-year pilot program will start in seven states: Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Washington, Iowa, and Oregon

Iowa 69

Plank’s Cupid Cup Business Contest at U of Maryland is Open

Campus Entrepreneurship

From the Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland , the application period for the Cupid’s Cup Business Competition is open. From the Smith School: Calling all University of Maryland students and recent alumni who own and operate businesses! Notice, this competition is for those who have launched businesses and reaches to alumni since 2001. I attended the finals last year and it was excellent. I look forward to watching this process over the next 5 months or so.

NC Central pulls away from Maryland-Eastern Shore 83-69

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Rashaun Madison scored 18 points to lead North Carolina Central to its 10 win in a row with an 83-69 victory over Maryland-Eastern Shore on Saturday PRINCE ANNE, Md. (AP)

Snow hampers holiday travel in Maryland

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — A snowfall of up to 7 inches across western Maryland is contributing to numerous traffic accidents across the region on the day before Thanksgiving HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP)

The Latest: Maryland governor declares state of emergency

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) AP) — The Latest on massive winter storm in the Northeastern U.S. all times local

This Company Just Took Transparency To a Whole New Level (And It's Pretty Amazing)

Inc Startups

By leveraging a platform and their own digital prowess, one Maryland digital agency is aiming to shift culture toward total openness regarding professional communication and operations

Maryland-UNC headlines ACC/Big Ten Challenge matchups

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Maryland will visit an old Atlantic Coast Conference rival in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP)

North Carolina Central beats Maryland-Eastern Shore 70-59

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Dajuan Graff scored 21 points, 17 in the second half, as North Carolina Central rolled over Maryland-Eastern Shore 70-59 on Saturday DURHAM, N.C. (AP)

Police chief in Maryland lands new job in North Carolina

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Hagerstown, Maryland, Police Chief Mark Holtzman has been hired to lead the police department in Greenville, North Carolina HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP)

Maryland wins 2nd straight NCAA women's lacrosse title

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Taylor Cummings and Megan Whittle led Maryland to its second straight NCAA women's lacrosse title and record-extending 12th overall, each scoring three goals in the Terrapins' 9-8 CHESTER, Pa. (AP)