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Now's the Perfect Time for Online Courses

Certification prep courses are a great way to advance your career. Working them into your busy schedule is another story. Towson University Continuing & Professional Studies makes it easy with a full schedule of online certification prep courses.

Our online courses let you learn on your schedule, whether it's in your favorite coffee shop, library, or at your kitchen table. You won't have to fight traffic, leave work early, or miss important family time. Learn about online course discounts.

What's Driving Our Economy?

Women's Leadership graduation

Economic Outlook Forum: Stranger Things Edition

November 7, 8:30–11:30 a.m., TU West Village Commons

The economy is doing well. The labor market is near full employment. However, dark forces lurk below the surface. Attend the annual Forum and find out how “Stranger Things” will impact our economy. Plus, learn the outcomes of RESI's roundtables on local disparities. REGISTER

Economic Outlook Forum

Eye on the Economy

In this month's report, a look at employment data, impact of Pimlico Race Course, and MDOT's planned capital expenditures. VIEW REPORT

Construction workers on the job

Thrills, chills, and dollar bills

As costumed kids prepare to descend upon neighborhoods, we look at the rise of Halloween's economic impact. MORE

Prepare to Lead

Osher members Annie and Betsy volunteering at project serve

Applications for TU's Professional Leadership Program for Women are due November 15. If you want to increase your leadership potential, apply to be part of our sixth cohort and join Baltimore's growing power network. REQUEST APP

Engaging Our Communities

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Protecting Maryland's voting processes

A partnership with the Harford County Board of Elections empowers election judges to take active, visible roles in election security. MORE

Towson students in a classroom

Measuring and mapping Helping Up Mission's impact

There are estimable costs attached to homelessness, addiction, and incarceration. TU researchers recently measured the impact of Helping Up Mission on our economy and mapped the reach of their work. MORE

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Libraries and community engagement

Librarians aren't just there to shush you. TU librarian Joyce Garczynski says they're the best resource for highlighting community engagement efforts. MORE

Ailey camp students performing

Mapping Towson University's partnerships

TU has 351 active engagements with 540 partner organizations across Maryland and beyond. We mapped their breadth and impact. MORE

Inside Out class in progress

Startup founders highlight student success efforts

TU Incubator member companies Ortus Academy and Induck are having a real impacts on student success and financial literacy. MORE

Inside Out class in progress

Startups bringing new tools to the classroom

Here's a look at 10 Baltimore startups who pitched at TU Incubator's annual EdTech Innovation Showcase. MORE

YAAAS students in TU's CFA

Strength after sixty

Students of TU Osher Lifelong Learning Institute learn the benefits of strength training in Dan Cenidoza's class Strength After Sixty. MORE

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