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Headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland since 1999, Building STEPS is a private non-profit organization developed to expose bright, underserved students to professions that rely on science and technology and to help them excel in these fields where minorities are overwhelmingly underrepresented.
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Budget Analyst - RESI

Budget Analyst - CGIS

Database Developer III

Database Developer IV

Director of Applied Economics and Human Services

Financial and Administrative Director

GIS Specialist

Programmers I, II, III, IV

Project Manager I or II

Research Economist

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Software Developer III

Software Developer IV

Systems Engineer

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department of commerce TU redesignated an EDA University Center by Commerce Department

TU will use $300,000 in grants to continue providing economic development services in western Maryland and Baltimore city

TOWSON, Md. - For a second consecutive competitive cycle, the U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration has designated Towson University an EDA University Center and has awarded TU grants totaling $300,000 for the next three years.

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MD iMap
Building One Map for One Maryland

MD iMapOn August 3, 2008, Maryland's Governor Martin O'Malley gave the keynote speech at the ESRI Executive Leadership Seminar during ESRI's annual user conference in San Diego.

Top-level executives from around the world who attended the seminar heard Governor O'Malley say "...just as mapping was central to our ability to set goals, track performance, and engage in relentless follow-up in Baltimore, it is becoming a major part of everything we are doing at the State level. And because we recognize this, we're using ESRI's software to develop a single, statewide base-map, not only of the Bay, but of our entire State."

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green maritime conference
Register Now - Limited Seating!

Towson University is hosting a Green Maritime Conference focusing on the impact of NEW Green Maritime rules and regulations and how they are applied within and across the maritime industry-vessels, ports and terminal facilities.

Join your colleagues, thought leaders, and policy makers to share experiences and discuss Green Maritime trends in order to identify successful implementation strategies.

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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Towson University
osher"Learning is the only thing that never fails."  So said T.H. White in The Once and Future King.  The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Towson University is doing its part to assist persons over age 50 in continuing to learn.  Founded as the Auburn Society in 1999 as a self-supporting, membership organization, the Institute took its current name when it received the first of three grants from the Bernard Osher Foundation in 2006. 

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