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Kathleen Crostic Named Partnerships Manager

The Office of Partnerships and Outreach recently welcomed Kathleen Crostic to our team. As partnerships manager, she will work with partners and TU faculty and staff to support and grow existing and new university-community partnerships. With President Schatzel’s new priority around community engagement and partnerships

TU Represents at CUMU Annual Conference

What a week! Just yesterday, my team and I returned to campus after spending four days in Washington DC, where we hosted the 2016 Annual Conference of the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities (CUMU). This is the largest nationwide meeting of leaders from metropolitan

BTU Community Conversation

Towson University is committed to community engagement and to making positive impacts in the Greater Baltimore region. However, we don’t do that work alone. We it do it through university-community partnerships. Earlier this week, we welcomed community partners to campus for BTU Community Conversation. The

#StudentExperience: Cassidy Cregan

We are back with another #StudentExperience blog post, where we highlight the hardworking students who work within the Division of Innovation and Applied Research at Towson University. Cassidy is a senior studying graphic design at Towson University. She has been working as a student graphic

#StudentExperience: Tyler Howard

In this week’s #StudentExperience blog post, we are highlighting Tyler, a first year graduate student studying counseling psychology at Towson University. Since fall 2015, Tyler has worked as a graduate events and communications assistant with the Office of Partnerships and Outreach and the Coalition of

2016 Towson University Showcase Preview

For the past nine years, Towson University’s Division of Innovation and Applied Research has partnered with Academic Affairs to host the Towson University Showcase. This event brings together faculty and staff with the greater community to discuss ways in which we can partner to solve

David Cross Named Assistant Director of Entrepreneurship

Towson University Division of Innovation and Applied Research welcomed David Cross as assistant director, Entrepreneurship, last month. David has 30 years of diverse experience in economic development, technology transfer, commercialization, and entrepreneurship. He spent nearly 10 years in small business development centers in Georgia and