TU Innovates Newsletter

A Focus On EdTech

As Maryland’s top producer of teachers, TU is constantly working to enhance educational experiences and integrating technological advancements into education. Beginning in 2014, TU Incubator began leveraging this reputation to attract companies who specialize in edtech (education + technology). Today, TU Incubator supports the largest cluster of edtech companies in Maryland, and the mid-Atlantic region. 75% of member companies help innovate in 21st century teaching, learning, and administration, solving today’s K-12, post-secondary, and workforce challenges.

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EdTech Innovation Showcase: Bringing the Steak to A Sizzle

Last Thursday, 150+ people packed TU’s Minnegan Room to learn about the latest edtech innovations from 19 of the region’s top education entrepreneurs who are solving today’s K-12, post-secondary, and workforce challenges. MORE


A Partnership Born in Patience, Persistence, and Pragmatism

An economic development partnership between TU and Baltimore County leads to venture creation. MORE


TU Incubator's Ten Year Impact

Since 2007, TU Incubator has had a $150+ million economic impact, while supporting jobs and internships. MORE


EdTech Stories

Learn how David Yaskin of Faculty Guild has successfully navigated the changing edtech industry. MORE

Continuing Education Courses

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On Your Time. Online.

Refresh your skills, gain new knowledge, and even earn nationally-recognized credentials with certificate programs available entirely online. MORE

Engaging Our Communities

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TU Joins Baltimore Integration Partnership

Involvement marks the next phase for a deeper engagement between TU and Greater Baltimore. MORE


Osher Spotlight: John Dahne

“My wife said, ‘I married you for breakfast and dinner, but not for lunch every day,” so he joined Osher. MORE


Adding Context to GIS APPS

Since launching 10 years ago, Google Street View has changed the way we see and use maps. MORE


Five Helpful Tips for Navigating Windows 10

Switching to Windows 10? Our IT team provides five helpful tips for new users. MORE


Is It Time to Change Jobs?

Changing jobs is difficult. Acquiring a new set of skills can make the transition easier. MORE

An Update on BTU: Partnerships at Work for Greater Baltimore

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What it's about. Where it's going.

This most recent update highlights the goals, activities, impacts, and engagements happening on campus and in our communities to support partnerships. MORE

What's Driving Maryland's Economy?

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'This Is a Dream Job'

TU's Chief Economist Daraius Irani shows why TU continues to matter to Maryland. MORE

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Maryland and the Regional Economy

RESI forecasts that 9,574 Health Care and Social Assistance jobs will open up in 2018–20. MORE

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Nudge, Nudge, Win, Win

Richard Thaler, whose behavioral economics research includes "nudging," won the 2017 Nobel Prize in Economics. MORE

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It's Like Netflix for Theaters

How is the rise of the subscription economy disrupting the movie industry? MORE

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The Amazon Effect

RESI looks at the effect the retail giant has on the U.S. economy. MORE

TU Professional Leadership Program for Women

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Application Deadline November 17

TU's ideal participant is an ambitious professional interested in expanding her knowledge, leadership capabilities, and professional reach in order to take the next step in her career. MORE

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With a focus on fulfilling Towson University's identity and mission as a workforce and economic development driver, the Division of Innovation & Applied at Towson University works to improve the quality of life and the economic vitality of Maryland and its citizens.