All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Columbia’

Shooting In Columbia Mall: 3 Dead Including Gunman

Three people including the gunman have died in a shooting in Columbia Mall in Howard County, Maryland, Howard County Police said. The mall is planted in the center of the town, a suburb shared by both Washington and Baltimore. Police arrived on the scene after a call came in at 11:15 AM on Saturday that reported shots were fired. Three …

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Stanford Tops Forbes List Of Top Universities

For at least this year a west coast school can claim supremacy over what is usually viewed as eastern academic superiority. Stanford university in Palo Alto, CA has been named the top university in the country by a recent Forbes list. The list focused on the areas of Student Satisfaction, Post-Graduate Success, Graduation Rate, Nationally Competitive Awards, and Student Debt. …

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NASA to Remember Fallen Astronauts on February 1

NASA announced today that its yearly “Day of Remembrance” for fallen astronauts will be held on February 1. The date marks the 10th anniversary of the day the space shuttle Columbia disintegrated during re-entry into the Earth’s atmosphere. Flags at NASA facilities will be flown at half-staff on that day. The tribute will be used to honor the astronauts who …

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Columbia, MO, Jumps to Google Apps for Government

Google Apps for Government has added another convert to its ever-growing list of government bodies that are switching to Google’s suite of cloud-based apps. This time, the latest member of the Google Apps family is the city of Columbia, MO. A guess blog post from the City Manager of Columbia, Mike Matthes, details how he came to the decision to …

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