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A Lesson in Stupidity : A Memory

Late October, 2012. We were getting ready for our favorite holiday, Halloween.

We had been operating a small haunted house attraction out of my mother’s house for the past few years and we had all been gathered to have a good time. 1,471 more words

How East Coast Towns Are Keeping Residents Informed After Sandy

Hurricane Sandy left a wake of destruction in its path. Many residents of the hard-hit Northeast are still dealing with the aftermath of power outages and dangerous road conditions. 24 more words


Lourdes basketball went an extra few miles for holiday charity

They were in close quarters and the setting was unfamiliar, so the players were a bit uneasy. The boys basketball team had spent much of the day hammering down low, but now it was imperative Our Lady of Lourdes find ways to space the floor.  971 more words


Paper on a new way to run forecast models with multiple hurricanes at the same time published in Weather and Forecasting

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HWRF is NOAA’s primary model for tropical cyclone (tropical depressions, tropical storms, and hurricanes) forecast. The distance between places where forecasts are made in the model (the grid resolution) must be small to make accurate forecasts. 172 more words

HFIP-Hurricane Forecast Improvement Project

1 in 22,000: The Hurricane Survivor

Ginna Davan, a junior at Towson University, discusses why she decided to major in Psychology and how her love for the subject began after living through and surviving Hurricane Sandy, one of the deadliest hurricanes in US history. 34 more words


Paul Bass Talks Local Journalism

This morning – our second to last day of class in Digital Storytelling – we had a class-wide Skype session with Paul Bass, editor and publisher of the… 455 more words


Pieces of Belmar: A Film to Inspire Gratitude for the Holidays

Imagine if this holiday season, you didn’t have your home—the place where you string up lights and decorations, pull out the tree ornaments, and enjoy delicious family dinners—to return to. 289 more words

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