Podcast Hosts Discuss Recent Controversies Surrounding Hazing, Greek Life On CampusThis week's standout podcasts include an episode of the Security Brief that examines the issue of college hazing and an installment of the Wavemaker Conversations that takes a lot hazing within the Greek system.
Maryland Universities Implement Spending FreezesSpending freezes are now in place at the majority of Maryland's public universities as they prepare for a projected $900 million state budget shortfall over two years.
2 Universities In D.C. Make Deal To Buy Solar PowerTwo universities in the nation's capital have agreed to a major energy deal to buy more than half their power from three new solar power farms that will be built in North Carolina, the schools announced Monday night.
Colleges Theaters To Create New Civil War PlaysFour major universities are joining theater companies in Boston, Baltimore, Washington and Atlanta in a project to commission new plays, music and dance compositions about the Civil War and its lasting legacy 150 years later.
George Washington University 'Unranked' By U.S. NewsGeorge Washington University on Wednesday lost its U.S. News & World Report ranking as one of the top national universities because the school revealed it had erroneously reported data on incoming students for more than a decade.
Local Universities Bringing Students Home From EgyptUnrest in Egypt. It's day seven of violent protests in the streets. Many Maryland students and university staff members scrambled to get out of the country.