Catholic universities in Maryland announce commencement speakers. See who will be speaking at Loyola University Maryland, Notre Dame of Maryland University, St. Mary's Seminary and University and Mount St. Mary's Seminary and University in Emmitsburg
♍ CHIMAMANDA NGOZI ADICHIE (9/15/77) TO BE AWARDED AN HONORARY DOCTORATE BY JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY | The author of widely acclaimed novel, Half of a Yellow Sun, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, hasrecently been named as one the distinguished achievers to be awarded honorary degrees, this year, by the Johns Hopkins University in Maryland, United States. The honorary degrees will be conferred at the university’s commencement ceremony on the 18th of May, 2016.
While we think of the moon as a familiar, unchanging sight, when compared with the other moons in the solar system it's a bit weird. Earth's moon is relatively big compared to our planet, its orbit is far from Earth and its tilt is huge. All of this could be explained by a big collision that took place between the Earth and a Mars-sized object early in the evolution of our solar system, according to University of Maryland researchers. After the big crash about 4.5 billion years ago,