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.

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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.

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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.

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

Under Armour's Kevin Plank to Graduates: Passion Is Not a Hashtag

Inc Startups

The University of Maryland graduate shares his secret to succeeding in life as he addresses his alma mater's class of 2016

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.

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)

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

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

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)

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

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)

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)

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)

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)

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.

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.

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.

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

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)

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.

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)

Police documents detail grisly gang slaying in Maryland

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) AP) — Police and court documents describe a slaying in which MS-13 gang members stabbed a man more than 100 times, cut his head off and cut his heart out

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

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)

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)

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.

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)

Walker-Kimbrough, No. 8 Maryland blow by High Point 105-50

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

8 Maryland to a second straight blowout win, 105-50 over High Point on Wednesday nightCOLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) AP) — Shatori Walker-Kimbrough had a career-high 26 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead No.

No. 1 seed Maryland ousts Duke in regional semifinals 65-55

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Joanne McCallie knew Duke needed to be aggressive and use its height to the Blue Devils advantage to hang around with top-seeded Maryland SPOKANE, Wash. (AP)

3 indicted in Maryland human trafficking case

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Elon runner hit by car to return to Maryland hometown

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

ELON, N.C. (AP) AP) — A member of the Elon University cross country team who was seriously injured after being struck by a car in March will be moved home this month

Paige's return lifts No. 9 UNC past No. 2 Maryland 89-81

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

2 Maryland 89-81 on Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) AP) — Marcus Paige scored 20 points in his season debut following a hand injury to help No. 9 North Carolina beat No.

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)

Maryland beats Syracuse 10-8 in NCAA lacrosse semis

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Kristen Lamon scored three goals, Taylor Cummings had two goals and four assists and Maryland beat Syracuse 10-8 on Friday night in the NCAA women's lacrosse semifinals at PPL ParkCHESTER, Pa. (AP)

Maryland beats North Carolina 14-7 in lacrosse quarterfinals

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Bryan Cole matched his career high with five points and fellow midfielder Joe LoCascio had four to help Maryland beat North Carolina 14-7 on in Sunday in the NCAA Division I lacrANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP)

POLL ALERT: North Carolina still No. 1, followed by Kentucky, Maryland; Oregon joins Top 25

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

1, followed by Kentucky, Maryland; Oregon joins Top 25 NEW YORK (AP) — POLL ALERT: North Carolina still No.

Maryland police ID fugitive who killed himself

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

BALTIMORE (AP) — Authorities have identified a Georgia man who they say shot and killed himself in Baltimore after fleeing robbery and kidnapping charges in North Carolina

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.