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AEGIS STAFF REPORT | June 3, 2013
Harford Community College student Lisa Noll was selected as a member of the 2013 All-Maryland Academic Team. The honor recognizes the scholarly achievements of students enrolled in Maryland's community colleges. Noll was among the more than 1,800 community, technical and junior college nominees for the 2013 All-USA Community College Academic Team this year. Nominations are based on outstanding academic performance and service to the college and the community. Noll serves as the Phi Theta Kappa administrative vice president and is a member of FEA. She is majoring in elementary education and early childhood education with special education and psychology.
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By Chris Anderson and Special to The Baltimore Sun | April 13, 2014
Editor's note: Each week, InsideMdSports.com provides this blog with a Maryland recruiting feature that previously appeared as premium content on its site. For Maryland's spring game, the Terps hosted numerous recruits in the classes of 2015 and 2016 recruits. Fans were watching eagerly, hoping for another pickup. They got some good news, but it didn't come from the class they thought it would, as senior cornerback Denzel Conyers pledged to the Terps. “I was talking to the players about committing and how school goes, and then I had a meeting with coach [Randy]
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By Larry Perl, Baltimore Sun Media Group | April 11, 2014
Roland Park academic team falls short in finals An academic team at Roland Park Elementary/Middle School gained the finals of the National Academic League for the first time, but lost to a team in North Carolina. The championship between a team of 4th, 5th and 6th graders at Roland Park Elementary/Middle and a team in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg school district in North Carolina was staged in Baltimore and Charlotte via teleconferencing on April 10. The Roland Park team competed from the school board meeting room in the Baltimore City public school system's administration building, on North Avenue.
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By Larry Perl, Baltimore Sun Media Group | April 11, 2014
Roland Park academic team falls short in finals An academic team at Roland Park Elementary/Middle School gained the finals of the National Academic League for the first time, but lost to a team in North Carolina. The championship between a team of 4th, 5th and 6th graders at Roland Park Elementary/Middle and a team in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg school district in North Carolina was staged in Baltimore and Charlotte via teleconferencing on April 10. The Roland Park team competed from the school board meeting room in the Baltimore City public school system's administration building, on North Avenue.
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By Joan Jacobson and Joan Jacobson,Staff Writer | May 6, 1993
Susie Samet and Carrie Gifford were philosophical about their team's loss this week in a regional competition that was part of a national academics contest for middle schools.The eighth-graders at Fallstaff Middle School in Northwest Baltimore and 28 of their schoolmates are this city's National Academic League champions. The league pits teams against each other to test their knowledge of geography, science, social studies, math and English.The Fallstaff team lost their first regional contest on Tuesday when they competed by satellite against a school in Pasadena, Texas, a town near Houston.
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May 23, 1999
Two Carroll Community College students were honored by the state recently for their participation in the 1998-1999 All-USA Academic Team Competition for Two-Year Colleges.Marisa F. Myers and Shelby W. Sawyers were members of the All-Maryland Academic Team. For their academic achievements, leadership and community involvement, they were nominated by college faculty to the national team competition sponsored by Phi Theta Kappa and USA Today.Myers, of Sykesville, is married and has two sons.
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By Sherrie Ruhl and Sherrie Ruhl,Staff Writer | February 14, 1993
Brains and brawn are at last getting equal footing, or at least seating. For the first time, the Harford County school system has agreed to furnish buses for academic competitions, as it has long done for sporting events.Members of academic teams at each of the county's nine high schools have had to rely on parents or students for a ride. Teachers couldn't transport the students because of liability concerns, and students were discouraged from driving themselves.The school system announced its decision to allow buses to transport academic contestants at Monday's school board meeting.
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October 12, 1995
Old Mill High School's "It's Academic" team will appear on the quiz show at 1:30 p.m. Saturday on WJZ-TV, Channel 13.Team members are Saul Cohen, Damien Rockwell and Peter Park. The alternates are Steven Calder, Bryan Osborn, Whitney Blake, Matt Quarrick and Shital Chatda.Several of the "It's Academic" team members and alternates are also on the school's math team, which won the county competition Saturday at Anne Arundel Community College.Math team members are Steven Calder, Saul Cohen, Toni Chies, Laura Cooney, Michelle Deschaine, Kajal Pancholi, Jeremy Keil, Andrew Greb, Adam Remager, Bryan Osborn and Shannon Ostiguy.
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January 17, 2001
The student: William Meyerson, 17. The school: Wilde Lake High School. Special achievement: William was one of five Wilde Lake seniors who was named a National Merit semifinalist. School activities: He participates on the Math team, the "It's Academic" team and the Lincoln-Douglas Debate team at school. He is also on the ice hockey team. College plans: William has centered his college focus on the University of California at Berkeley and plans to major in mathematics. At Wilde Lake, he studies math, German and chemistry.
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June 11, 2006
Board of trustees to meet Tuesday The board of trustees of Harford Community College will meet in open session at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Chesapeake Center Board Room. The public may address the board at a specified time. Anyone wishing to speak must complete a request form and return it to Marketing and Public Relations before the meeting. Speakers are limited to three minutes, unless the presiding officer allows more time. Topics must relate to college concerns. To request disability-related assistance, call 410-836-4402 or 410-836-4199 TTY, or e-mail trustees@harford.
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Sports Digest | November 21, 2013
Colleges Terps ' Likely named ECAC D-I special teamer of the week Maryland freshman Will Likely was named the Eastern College Athletic Conference Division I Special Teams Player of the Week. Likely returned a punt 63 yards for a touchdown for the Terps ' first score in their 27-24 overtime road win at Virginia Tech on Saturday. It was the first touchdown of Likely's career and Maryland's first punt return for a score since 2010. Likely averaged 26.5 yards on four punt returns and finished the game with 179 all-purpose yards.
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Sports Digest | November 9, 2013
College field hockey Top-ranked Maryland wins ACC semi in OT Junior Maxine Fluharty scored in overtime to lead top-ranked and top-seeded Maryland to the Atlantic Coast Conference field hockey championship game with a 3-2 win over No. 8 and fourth-seeded Duke on Friday in Newton, Mass. Maryland (19-1, 6-0) led 2-0 at halftime, but Duke (14-6, 3-3) scored twice in the second half to tie the game with a little more than three minutes to play. Fluharty scored the game-winner 3:52 into overtime off a penalty corner.
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AEGIS STAFF REPORT | June 3, 2013
Harford Community College student Lisa Noll was selected as a member of the 2013 All-Maryland Academic Team. The honor recognizes the scholarly achievements of students enrolled in Maryland's community colleges. Noll was among the more than 1,800 community, technical and junior college nominees for the 2013 All-USA Community College Academic Team this year. Nominations are based on outstanding academic performance and service to the college and the community. Noll serves as the Phi Theta Kappa administrative vice president and is a member of FEA. She is majoring in elementary education and early childhood education with special education and psychology.
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Sports Digest | May 29, 2013
Wizards Baltimore's Connelly leaving for Suns job A source with knowledge of the situation confirmed that Wizards director of player personnel Pat Connelly , a Baltimore native, is moving to Phoenix to take an unspecified front office position with the Suns. Connelly has been with the Wizards for the past seven years, including the past two seasons in his role as director of player personnel. He was preceded at that position by his older brother, Tim, who left to become assistant general manager for New Orleans in August 2010.
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Sports Digest | March 8, 2013
Lacrosse No. 17 Stony Brook women roll past Duquesne, 16-3 College women: Frankie Caridi made five saves and No. 17 Stony Brook (3-1) won, 16-3, against visiting Duquesne (2-3) on Thursday. The Seawolves, led by Janine Hillier and Demmianne Cook with five goals each, tied a program record for the fewest goals allowed in a single game for the second week in a row. Stony Brook beat Central Connecticut, 19-3, on Feb. 27. More colleges Terps ' Aronhalt named to ACC all-academic team Maryland guard Logan Aronhalt was named to the All-Atlantic Coast Conference men's basketball all-academic team.
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By Josh Vitale and The Baltimore Sun | February 27, 2013
The Atlantic Coast Conference today announced that Maryland fullback Tyler Cierski, offensive lineman Bennett Fulper, linebacker Cole Farrand and punter Nathan Renfro were named to the 2012 All-ACC Academic Football team. It's Fulper's third selection, Cierski's second selection and Farrand's and Renfro's first selection. The Terps had the fourth-most selections in the ACC. Duke finished first with 21 players. Clemson was second with six players, and N.C. State was third with five. The teams were selected from a pool of 104 eligible student-athletes across the conference's 12 teams, and athletes needed to have earned a 3.0 grade point average in the previous semester and have a cumulative 3.0 average to be considered.
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February 8, 2006
Jake Herring, Chesapeake Sport Basketball BOYS STATS -- Herring, a backup senior center, accepts his role and sets a positive example for the younger players. "Jake has started a few games for us, but is basically a backup who is a hard worker and positive influence on our young team," said first-year coach Andy Lazor, who starts four sophomores. SIDELINES -- An outstanding student, Herring has a 4.2 weighted grade point average and an 1,800 score on the new SAT. He is a member of the National Honor Society and the school's It's Academic team.
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By Natalie Harvey and Natalie Harvey,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | December 15, 1998
BOB JENKINS was selected as Hammond High School's Teacher of the Month for November.Jenkins was nominated by fellow teachers for "his energy and commitment" to students.He works with the ninth-grade social studies team, and he devotes much of his time and energy to the school's "It's Academic" team.The "It's Academic" team won the Baltimore regional competition, besting 80 other teams.Jenkins has set up an innovative project -- Web pages that help students with studying and homework.The Parent Teacher Student Association featured Jenkins in its "Golden Notes" and presented him with with an award.
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By Sports Digest | February 18, 2010
Maryland junior punter Travis Baltz , freshman defensive lineman A.J. Francis , who lives in Severn, and junior offensive lineman Paul Pinegar were among 30 student-athletes named to the Academic All-Atlantic Coast Conference football team. Baltz, a senior in the fall, made his third consecutive appearance on the team, while Francis and Pinegar were chosen for the first time. Men's basketball: One day after being named Patriot League Player of the Week, Navy's Chris Harris was named the Eastern College Athletic Conference Division I Player of the Week for the second time.
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June 11, 2006
Board of trustees to meet Tuesday The board of trustees of Harford Community College will meet in open session at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Chesapeake Center Board Room. The public may address the board at a specified time. Anyone wishing to speak must complete a request form and return it to Marketing and Public Relations before the meeting. Speakers are limited to three minutes, unless the presiding officer allows more time. Topics must relate to college concerns. To request disability-related assistance, call 410-836-4402 or 410-836-4199 TTY, or e-mail trustees@harford.
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