TU Innovates Newsletter

A Focus On Economic & Policy Analysis

With over 25 years of experience providing a wide array of economic and policy analysis services, the Regional Economic Studies Institute (RESI) at Towson University is the trusted expert on Maryland's economy. From analyzing human development index disparities in Baltimore City to studying the economic impacts of natural gas infrastructure spending, RESI empowers public, private, and nonprofit organizational decision-making throughout Maryland.

Each month RESI economists publish Eye on the Economy, in-depth analysis of Maryland's employment numbers. Sign up to have it delivered to your inbox.

Economic Outlook Forum

November 15, 8:00–10:30 a.m., Towson University
Join RESI and business leaders from across the region for the 2018 Economic Outlook Forum. Enjoy breakfast and networking before Chief Economist Dr. Daraius Irani provides the annual economic forecast for our state, followed by Q&A. REGISTER

Better Know Your Ballot

In advance of the 2018 General Election, RESI is providing information about down-ballot items that relate to Maryland’s economic and/or fiscal policies.

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Education Lockbox Amendment

What exactly is the amendment meant to do? Will passing the amendment really make any long-term difference in educational funding? MORE

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Abundance of Bonds Issues

Voters in Baltimore City, Baltimore Co., and Prince George’s Co. will determine which projects will be funded by bond issues over the next two years. MORE

Engaging Our Communities

Dr. Nick Hammond

TU Names Executive Director of Entrepreneurship

Dr. Nick Hammond will serve as a catalyst in the academic and non-academic environments to strategically align entrepreneurial activities across campus. MORE

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Annual Showcase Highlights EdTech

While the main focus of the event is to connect TU Incubator member companies with customers and investors, the EdTech Innovation Showcase also brings strategic partners to campus. MORE

Tips & Tricks

Guide to the Latest ArcGIS Online Updates

Are you an ArcGIS Online user? TU Center for GIS highlights the latest tools and functionality enhancements to help GIS pros navigate the recent update. MORE

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Making the Leadership Choice

Are you a female leader? Do you want to increase your leadership potential? Apply to be part of the fifth cohort of the TU Professional Leadership Program for Women. Applications due November 16. MORE

Increase Your Potential


Online Certified Medical Coding

Online. On your time.
Do you want a rewarding career in the medical field? TU's online course teaches you the skills needed to become a certified medical coder. MORE

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NEW Hybrid PMP Cert Course

Begins January 19, 2019
TU's nine week course prepares students for positions in payroll, bookkeeping, or accounts payable and receivable. MORE

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Online PHR Cert Course

Online. On your time.
Have you been working in HR for at least two years? Want to move into a more leadership role? TU's online PHR course might be the right fit. MORE

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