Category Archives: Academics

Feel the Sniffles Coming On?

Have you ever gotten sick right after you have finished something big? (Like, for instance, completing an intense semester of school?) It’s happened to me before so I put on my super sleuth hat and set off to find out … Continue reading

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Champion Your Cause

While it is no secret that the USG campus provides many incredible networking opportunities throughout the year, it is great to note that there are also many other networking opportunities in the broader community, that being a USG student gets you in the door. Continue reading

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A review of the semester

Here is a look back on the highlighted events of the semester. Continue reading

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Simulation & Game Design at the University of Baltimore

University of Baltimore at Shady Grove offers an exciting opportunity to study for a career in game design. The program focuses around the concepts and the designing skills that create the video games that we all love. The major offered … Continue reading

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Tips for using Adobe Photoshop CC

Photoshop CC is a great tool for photo editing. In my major, Communication at the University of Maryland College Park, we do a lot of work with digital media. My courses focus in Adobe Creative Suite which includes, Photoshop, InDesign, … Continue reading

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It’s the final countdown…

Yes, I titled my blog after Europe’s 1986 hit song: The Final Countdown. 😊 I had a couple of things due this past week: a presentation, paper, and an online test. I was mentally prepared to tackle them and felt … Continue reading

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What is the Slight Edge?

In this time of wrapping up classwork and preparing for finals, if you are anything like me, you feel overwhelmed, burned out and well, sick of it all. Don’t take this the wrong way—I love my classes and my nursing … Continue reading

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Getting Close to Finals

Good morning everyone, I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving break with your family and friends! Now that the break is over, it is time to realize the semester is about to end. That’s great! It means we have … Continue reading

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How To Give The Best Presentation Ever

Finals are coming…and you know what that means. Final projects and presentations. Giving a presentation to a whole class can be nerve-wracking, I totally understand. I am a Communication student and fall subject to giving at least five presentations per … Continue reading

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Scholarship & Donor Recognition

On November 17th 2017, the Universities at Shady Grove celebrated the Eighth Annual Scholarships & Donor Recognition Luncheon.  The event was dedicated to honoring the scholarship recipients and donors. There was over $900,000 donated to the students at shady grove. … Continue reading

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