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August 11, 2014 | Staff Writer

Rockville Science Center Opens Offices at Johns Hopkins MoCo Campus

Johns Hopkins University is embarking on a new collaboration with the Rockville Science Center. The university’s Montgomery County campus will house the administrative offices of the Rockville Science Center while the RSC Board of Trustees works to establish a permanent home in the city of Rockville for the center. Meanwhile, the two organizations will work […]

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July 25, 2014 | Staff Writer

Future Engineers Use Their Noodles to Build Bridges from Spaghetti (PHOTOS)

UPDATED, 1:30 p.m., July 25: The winning bridge in the Spaghetti Bridge Contest held July 25 at the Montgomery County campus of Johns Hopkins University held 62 pounds. The winning Rockville team included teens: Sriyuth Sagi, Anthony Garay, JJ Bravo, according to Ellen Poltilove Communications Manager, Johns Hopkins University Montgomery County Campus. The contest tested the teens engineering abilities to […]

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December 11, 2013 | Staff Writer

MedImmune and Johns Hopkins Announce $6.5 Million Collaboration

MedImmune, AstraZeneca’s global biologics research and development arm, and Johns Hopkins University today (Dec. 11) announced they have entered into a five-year, $6.5 million research collaboration. This is a broad-scale, long-term industry-academic collaboration for Johns Hopkins. MedImmune and Johns Hopkins will each contribute funding, personnel and materials to address important scientific questions and exchange knowledge […]

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November 18, 2013 | Valerie Bonk

Local Businesses Showcase Work in Africa (Photos)

One million people die worldwide from malaria each year in an increasing problem that seems impossible to solve. But in Rockville on Monday, Nov. 18, one man stood up in front of a crowded room and said confidently that his small, local biotechnology company is making strides in the clinical testing of a vaccine to […]

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November 2, 2013 | Staff Writer

Montgomery County Hosts Chinese Investors This Weekend

As a direct outcome of the connections developed from September’s China Mission trip led by County Executive Ike Leggett, Montgomery County was chosen as one of only three site visits to showcase investment opportunities to a group of select business executives from China on November 2, after the delegation’s participation in the “Select USA Investment […]

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January 14, 2013 | Staff Writer

Summit on Reducing Gun Violence (Video)

Johns Hopkins University is convening more than 20 global experts on gun policy and violence on Jan. 14 and Jan. 15. Their task is to summarize relevant research and its implications for policymakers and concern citizens. On Day 1, the Summit on Reducing Gun Violence began with an introduction and welcome by Johns Hopkins University […]

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