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Check out these games by MICA’s new game designer-in-residence

Screenshot from the trailer for "The Locker," an interactive installation made by Lishan AZ.

Earlier this week in Business Buzz, we told you that The Maryland Institute College of Art named Silver Spring native Lishan AZ its first ever Game Designer-in-Residence, and that she plans to work on an interactive experience on Baltimore’s public transportation, using ...

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MICA names a Game Designer-in-Residence

MICA named Lishan AZ as its first Game Designer-in-Residence (submitted photo)

The Maryland Institute College of Art named Lishan AZ its first ever Game Designer-in-Residence, another step forward for the school’s developing game design program. For the first time, this year the school is offering a Bachelor of Fine Arts in ...

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Study: More opioid prescriptions come from lower-ranked med schools

In 2015, 3.6 million Medicare Part D enrollees had drug spending above the program’s catastrophic threshold of $7,062, according to a recent report released by the Kaiser Family Foundation.(phodopus / Depositphotos.com)

Doctors who attend the lowest-ranked medical schools write more opioid prescriptions than doctors who attended the best medical schools, a new study from Princeton University found. “If all general practitioners had prescribed like those from the top-ranked school, we would ...

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Hopkins finishes third in US News hospital rankings

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U.S. News & World Report once again ranked Johns Hopkins Hospital as the top hospital in Maryland and the third-best hospital in the country. Hopkins again finished behind the Mayo Clinic and the Cleveland Clinic nationally, failing to regain the top ...

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