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Loyola hopes to use community to sell continuing education program
Loyola University Maryland this week launched Aspire, an online education platform for people who want to add to their skills throughout their career.

MICA Game Lab and Shock Trauma are developing VR games for spinal injury patients
The Maryland Institute College of Art’s Game Lab partnered with the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center at the University of Maryland in order to develop virtual reality applications that will aid patients with high spinal cord injuries during their hospital recovery.

Loyola is launching an online learning platform with courses in cybersecurity, data science
A new online learning platform from Loyola University Maryland is launching with the aim of expanding educational opportunities in areas such as tech and business.

Johns Hopkins No. 12 in annual World University Rankings
Johns Hopkins University is No. 12 in the annual Times Higher Education World University Rankings for 2020, which were published online today and include 1,396 colleges and universities from 92 countries.

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Van Hollen Presidents' Award 2019

Senator Chris Van Hollen was awarded the 2019 MICUA Presidents' Award on February 5, 2019 by senior leaders of Maryland’s independent colleges and universities for his unparalleled leadership and remarkable public service in support of higher education.

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