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The University of Maryland’s Evolution From 'STEM' to 'STEAM'

On Regents Drive, humanities majors find themselves among a never-ending sea of STEM students who exude lack of sleep and different levels of learning.

And according to some, these humanities students can feel uncomfortable, unfamiliar with the terrain of science and engineering majors, and yearn to be around their peers who frequent the area around the Tawes building. 634 more words

College Park Arts

Le Brun, Phillips Collection and the Ming Dynasty protagonists in CaixaForum Barcelona

The Barcelona museum this fall hopes to become “a little Louvre, to host two exceptional projects”

The drawings by Charles Le Brun for Versailles, the masterpieces of the Philipps Collection and Ming dynasty will be the protagonists of the exhibitions of the 2015-2016 season at CaixaForum Barcelona. 494 more words


Revisiting the Jacob Lawrence Show

Of all the thoughts and emotions evoked upon first seeing Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series in its entirety, a major one was, see it again. This time I promised myself to focus less on the history and more on his artistry. 228 more words

Flying Over An Aurora

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly (@StationCDRKelly) captured photographs and video of auroras on June 22, 2015. Kelly wrote, “Yesterday’s aurora was an impressive show from 250 miles up. 15 more words


Dawn Survey Orbit Image 11

A cluster of mysterious bright spots on dwarf planet Ceres can be seen in this image, taken by NASA’s Dawn spacecraft from an altitude of 2,700 miles (4,400 kilometers). 21 more words


Night-Shining Clouds

This image of noctilucent clouds is a composite of several Aeronomy of Ice in the Mesosphere (AIM) satellite passes over the Arctic on June 10, 2015. 40 more words


Fish Tacos with Watermelon Salsa

What’s more synonymous with summer than fresh watermelon?  As the temperatures rise and summer makes its debut, there’s nothing better to satisfy our need for extra hydration and antioxidants.  574 more words