Tags University of Maryland

Classroom QR codes boost contact tracing at U. Maryland

by Emily Bamforth • 10 months ago

Instead of designing seating charts or sign-in sheets, the institution is encouraging students to scan codes that feed information to the health services department.

U. of Maryland switches VPN service, citing 'overly complicated' offering

by Emily Bamforth • 11 months ago

Administrators said a switch from Cisco to Palo Alto Networks will offer granular access to systems and services.

U. Maryland commits $25 million to incubator for quantum startups

by Emily Bamforth • 1 year ago

The university's new Quantum Startup Foundry could give participating companies the ability to work with federal agencies like the Defense Department.

COVID-19 resurgence forces colleges to change reopening plans yet again

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

Record breaking infection rates and expected holiday travel have forced colleges and universities to reevaluate their plans to resume in-person activity.

U. Maryland's new coronavirus tool grades social distancing efforts

by Jake Williams • 2 years ago

Anonymized and aggregated location data from mobile devices shows how well people in each state are complying with stay-at-home orders.