Tags University of Maryland

Classroom QR codes boost contact tracing at U. Maryland

by Emily Bamforth

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

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

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

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

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