MD University System's Chancellor Could Get $125K KitchenThe University System of Maryland's chancellor could get a $125,000 kitchen renovation in the Baltimore County mansion the system provides for its chief executive.
Maryland Private Universities Launch Financial Aid ProgramA group of Maryland private universities are launching a new financial aid program to match a state grant for students with financial need.
Most Maryland Counties Now Out Of Snow DaysA snow day today could mean another school day in the summer. After having to use several snow days during January's blizzard, many districts are reaching their max.
Harford Co. Reverses Decision To Cancel City School TripsFacing a backlash over a ban on all school field trips to Baltimore, the Harford County school system quickly reverses its course and lifts the controversial ban.
2 College Faculty Fired In Scandal Over Freshmen RetentionA plan to identify freshmen most likely to fail has erupted into a scandal, faculty firings and a demotion at Mount St. Mary's University after the Catholic school's president reportedly likened the students to baby rabbits that should be killed.
Harford Co. Lifts Ban On School Trips To Baltimore CityAn about-face from Harford County schools, as it lifts its ban on field trips to Baltimore City.
Reading Program Offers Children A Chance To Earn Free Admission To National AquariumThe National Aquarium, in partnership with the Enoch Pratt Free Library System and alongside Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, announced today the launch of the Read to Reef Book Club.
School's President Apologizes, Stays; Provost ResignsMount St. Mary's University says its president has apologized and its provost has resigned after some embarrassing publicity about a plan to boost the schools' student-retention rate.
BaltCo Students Get Star Treatment Thanks To Hippodrome PartnershipThe path to becoming a triple threat starts in high school for many actors; students at one Baltimore County school are getting the star treatment, thanks to a partnership with the Hippodrome.
Judge Rejects Proposal To Merge 2 UniversitiesA U.S. District Court judge has rejected a proposal to merge the University of Baltimore into Morgan State University.
Schools In Baltimore Reopen After Massive SnowstormMonday was the first day back to school for many children after last week's blizzard kept many school districts closed the entire week. Those days off have left many district leaders looking at how they may have to revise the remainder of the schools' calendars.
As Baltimore School Enrollment Falls, Funding Cuts LoomPublic schools in Baltimore face the loss of nearly $30 million in funding after enrollment dropped.