GRO-MD Internship

Tri-County Student Internship Opportunity

Mid-Atlantic Gigabit Innovation Collaboratory Inc. (MAGIC) Announces Build to Scale (B2S) Venture Challenge Tri-County Student Internship Opportunity MAGIC, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization focused on creating a thriving tech ecosystem in Westminster, MD, is proud to announce the launch of a new student research internship opportunity, as part of phase one of it’s federally funded Build…

StartUp Lab

MAGIC Launches StartUp Lab

A New Initiative to Boost Tech Startups in Carroll County, Maryland  MAGIC is excited to announce the launch of StartUp Lab, a pilot program designed to provide valuable guidance and support to STEM startup companies in Carroll County, Maryland. This initiative aims to foster growth, innovation, collaboration, and community within the local tech ecosystem. StartUp…

MAGIC Brings MIT-Born Robotics Program to Westminster

The Mid-Atlantic Gigabit Innovation Collaboratory (MAGIC), a nonprofit organization located in Westminster, Maryland is pleased to announce its partnership with Duckietown to introduce Carroll County students to robotics and AI technology. Created by a 2016 graduating class at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), the robotics learning platform “Duckietown” is an accessible, open source environment…

Announcing Winners of CTF 14

The Mid-Atlantic Gigabit Innovation Collaboratory (MAGIC) is pleased to announce the success of their 14th Capture The Flag (CTF) event that took place this past Saturday, April 15 at Carroll Community College. The beginner-level, international cybersecurity competition saw participation from around the U.S. and internationally. “It was great to see so many students come back…

Nurselynx is Awarded Commercialization Impact Grant

Nurselynx has been awarded a $10,000 Maryland Business Innovation Association (MBIA) Commercialization Impact grant to develop a prototype app to demonstrate the viability of their dedicated healthcare services. Funding will also accelerate the development of a formal app dedicated to servicing families and care facilities throughout the State of Maryland. The purpose of the MBIA…

ANNOUNCING WINNERS OF CTF 13

MAGIC’s 13th Capture the Flag (CTF) event took place on Saturday, October 22 at Carroll Community College. This was MAGIC’s first in-person CTF since 2020. Saturday’s event, which was limited to students within the United States, was one of the most challenging yet.  Outreach efforts for the competition were focused on engaging our rural communities,…

MAGIC IS AWARDED TRUIST FOUNDATION GRANT

The Mid-Atlantic Gigabit Innovation Collaboratory (MAGIC) is pleased to announce that they are recipients of a Truist Foundation Building Career Pathways to Economic Mobility grant of $8,360. This funding will be used to relaunch MAGIC’s data science programming, making it available to Westminster residents free of charge. The purpose of the Building Career Pathways to…

Announcing Winners of CTF 12

MAGIC’s 12th Capture The Flag (CTF) event took place this past Saturday, April 30. The beginner-level, international cybersecurity competition has historically drawn high school and college students from mostly the U.S. and Estonia, along with other countries, but this recent event became a distinct rivalry between students in those two nations. “The top 5 teams…

MAGIC Announces Fiscal Sponsorship of Innovators of Progress

MAGIC Announces Fiscal Sponsorship of Innovators of Progress   MAGIC is pleased to announce its fiscal sponsorship of Innovators of Progress, a Maryland-based entrepreneurship program for full-time vocational, undergraduate, and graduate students. The fiscal sponsorship agreement between the two organizations allows Innovators of Progress to raise funds for their pre-accelerator program under MAGIC’s 501(c)3 status.…