Feature Stories

If you build it, they will come

March 13, 2015 // 1 Comment

Video Package by Joe Robertson   Nico Trevizo demonstrates his skills at a makeshift skateboard park in Baltimore.Photo by Joe Robertson For local skaters in Baltimore City, the idea of a local skate park is merely a dream. Between Carroll Park, Charm City Skatepark and the Skatepark of [...]

Making people laugh — from stage to street

March 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Victoria Anastasi Towson University alumnus Brandon Broady has always made people laugh. As far back as high school, Broady was nominated as the biggest comedian for his senior superlative. Brandon Broady Now, the 29-year-old Silver Spring native is taking his comedic chops and putting them on [...]

Crime on Burke Avenue makes some students nervous

February 28, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Tyler Beard Some students at Towson University who were victims of crimes committed on Burke Avenue in the last year said they are concerned about other students who live in or pass through the area. Towson senior Rebecca Anderson said she has feared violent crime ever since she was robbed at [...]

Business students compete in The Associate

February 28, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Tim Anderson Towson University senior Juliet O’Connor never thought of herself as a highly competitive person. Yet, she still needed to tell why she was the ideal candidate. “I am the perfect blend of imagination and planning,” she said. In front of a crowd gathered in a Stephens Hall [...]

New art teachers hope to inspire future generations

February 18, 2015 // 6 Comments

By Joe Robertson The Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore is hosting a series of galleries presenting the work of more than 150 graduate students’ thesis projects through May 1. Sharon Kusiak showcases her art work at MICA. The Fox Building on 1303 W. Mount Royal Ave. hosted the [...]

Student turns knitting hobby into business

February 17, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Paige Whipple Jessica Dove’s face lights up as she recounts the nights when she and her best friend spent hours unraveling her knitting yarn. Jessica Dove Dove, who knits items for her up-and-coming accessories business, laughingly admits that she has “way too much yarn,” and can’t seem [...]
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