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UM, Flying Dog Brewery unite to help budding hops industry

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Flying Dog Brewery and the University of Maryland’s agricultural school have teamed up to investigate the best way to grow hops, a popular flavoring agent in beer, in the state. For Matt Brophy, the Frederick brewery’s COO, the idea came after some disappointing ...

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Under Armour a finalist for ESPN corporate citizen award

The visitor’s center at Under Armour’s headquarters in Tide Point. A Maryland appellate court last week affirmed the $62,000 in losses awarded to the architecture firm that designed the visitor’s center as part of a contract dispute with the sports apparel company. (Maximilian Franz/The Daily Record)

Normally a sponsor of ESPY winners like Steph Curry, Tom Brady and Jordan Spieth, Under Armour could receive its own award from ESPN on Tuesday night. The company was named one of four finalists for ESPN’s Corporate Community Impact Award. ...

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Rankings: Md. universities among those with best reputations in the world

The University of Maryland has more than 1,200 student veterans on campus. The university's Veteran Student Life office offers a hub for resources for student, staff and faculty veterans on campus, and helps support a seamless transition from military life to civilian college life. (File photo)

Johns Hopkins University and the University of Maryland ranked among those universities with the best reputations in the world, compiled by Times Higher Education. Johns Hopkins finished 21st on the list, just behind the London School of Economics and above ...

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