The sun rises and crews get to work cutting the plush Riviera Bermuda grass, repainting lines and repairing divots with green dyed sand. As the only Bermuda grass field in the America East Conference, UMBC has to keep it looking its best. And, with the growing success of its soccer program, there’s a good chance the field will see a lot more action this fall.
It starts with a look in the mirror. She places a little make-up here and there; checks her hair; even fixes the slight bend in her wire-frame glasses. Finally, she glances down toward the bottom of the mirror and reads a simple quote: ‘Remember: the customer can hear your smile.’
Maryland faces a growing energy crisis, GBC leaders warned at the organization’s annual meeting on May 7. The state’s power infrastructure is aging and demand for electricity in Maryland is increasing eight times faster than its generating capacity.