Bowie State University Held Hybrid Graduation Ceremony FridayBowie State University honored its graduates in the school's first-ever hybrid commencement ceremony on Friday.
Morgan State University Among Maryland HBCUs Breaking RecordsMorgan State University is thriving in ways they have never seen with a record-high number of applications and enrollment.
Michael Bloomberg Donates $150M To Johns Hopkins University For Diversity STEM IntiativeBillionaire Michael Bloomberg donated $150 million to Johns Hopkins University.
ViacomCBS And USC Annenberg Establish HBCU Diversity In Journalism Scholarship To Advance Newsroom DiversityRecognizing that Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are a critical driver of the talent needed to meet this demand, the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism and ViacomCBS have created a new scholarship that advances a robust pipeline for Black journalists to both enter and lead in newsrooms.
Maryland Senate Passes $577M Settlement For HBCU LawsuitThe Maryland Senate unanimously passed a measure on Friday for a $577 million settlement to a long-running lawsuit involving the state’s four historically Black colleges.
Morgan State University Receives $110K In COVID-19 Relief From Andrew K. Mellon FoundationMorgan State University has received a $110,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for emergency student support to help deal with financial fallout due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Maryland Lawmakers Introduce Measure Calling For HBCU Lawsuit SettlementThe bill creates a special fund for four historically black colleges and universities.
Morgan State's Band 'Magnificent Marching Machine' To Lead Macy's Thanksgiving Day ParadeFor those of you planning on watching Thursday's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, the very first band you'll see and hear will be Maryland's very own Morgan State University.
Supporters HBCUs Rally In Maryland's CapitalStudents and alumni from Maryland’s four historically black colleges rallied Wednesday for a resolution to a 13-year-old federal lawsuit over disparities in academic programs.
Maryland Lawmaker | Legislation Being Considered To Resolve HBCU CaseA Baltimore County lawmaker is trying to find a way to settle a dispute between historically black colleges and the State of Maryland.
Maryland House Speaker Urges Governor Hogan To Settle HBCUs LawsuitMaryland's House Speaker is urging the state's governor to settle a lawsuit involving four historically black colleges for $577 million.
HBCUs Find Hogan's $200M Offer To Resolve Lawsuit InadequateHistorically black colleges and universities and Gov. Larry Hogan's administration remain at odds over the settlement of a dispute that dates back more than a decade.
Attorney Urges Maryland To Settle HBCUs Case For $577MThe colleges say the state underfunded them while developing programs at traditionally white schools.
A Student Couldn't Find A Babysitter. So His Professor Held His Infant Girl In Class So He Could Take NotesAfter the student explained his situation, his professor offered to hold the baby girl and taught the rest of the class.
Hogan Discusses HBCU Settlement With Black CaucusThe governor says there are offers on the table, and he's hoping both parties can reach an agreement. But he says the state is under a court order to not discuss mediation efforts.