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Maryland state of mind, [Spring 1997]

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Alternate title:Virus hunter
Digital diplomats
Mapping with a mouse
Higher learning
Rx from an RV
Foreign exchange
Summary:In Virus hunter Robert C. Gallo discusses his research on the AIDS virus and the relationship between research and clinical practice. Digital diplomats discusses the International Communication and Negotion Simulation which is comprised of students at more than 40 colleges and universities in over 20 countries. An ICONS simulation places students in the role of negotiators in teams representing various countries. Mapping with a mouse discusses how Towson State University is using geographic information systems to create maps and assist Maryland counties in planning development. Higher learning discusses Bowie State University's Satellite Operations and Control Center where students get hands-on experience tracking satellites. Rx from an RV examines the well-mobile that travels from the University of Maryland at Baltimore's School of Nursing to communities to provide free health services. Foreign exchange illustrates a program where Russian politicians visit the Maryland General Assembly to observe the legislative process.
Contributor:Gallo, Robert C
Provider:Maryland Public Television
University of Maryland System (1988-1997)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Topical subjects:AIDS (Disease) Research
Geographic information systems Maryland
Community health nursing Maryland
Artificial satellites Tracking
Community development Maryland
Legislators Russia (Federation)
University of Maryland System (1988-1997)
University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute
Towson State University. Dept. of Geography and Environmental Planning
Bowie State University
University of Maryland at Baltimore. School of Nursing
Maryland. General Assembly
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Education
Science, Technology
University of Maryland
Government, Law, Politics
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