Howard Community College Gets Lion's Share Of Over $25M In Grant Funding For New ConstructionThe community college will receive an $18,458,000 grant to replace its existing athletic and fitness center with two new buildings that will house its athletic department and mathematics department.
Kent Devereaux Inaugurated As Goucher College's 12th President FridayKent Devereaux was inaugurated as Goucher College's 12th president Friday after assuming the role in 2019. The COVID-19 pandemic had delayed the ceremony, officials said.
Morgan State Raises Its Minimum Wage, Makes Contractual Workers Full-TimeMorgan State University will raise its minimum wage to $15 per hour for hourly workers, university President David Wilson announced Tuesday.
Towson University Awards COVID-19 Vaccination Raffle Prizes To Nursing Student, ClinicianTwo winners of a raffle for Towson University students and staff vaccinated for COVID-19 are, quite fittingly, part of the fight against the pandemic themselves.
Bill Would Require Maryland Colleges To Disclose All Course CostsA similar measure was passed in Oregon in 2015, in order to make the material more affordable and accessible to students, Kindra said.
Morgan State Adding State's First Degree Program In Cloud ComputingThe proposed Bachelor of Science in Cloud Computing instructional program would be offered online as well as in a traditional classroom setting.
Goucher College Moves Up To #111 In U.S. News And World Report For National Liberal Arts CollegesIt is now ranked as the #111 National Liberal Arts College in the U.S. News & World Report for best colleges.
Maryland Colleges, Universities Rank High In Annual ListingsAs students get ready to hit the books this fall, those at a number of Maryland colleges and universities can do so knowing they're at some of the best schools in the country.
Md. Higher Education Appointee Doesn't Get Confirmation VoteGov. Larry Hogan's appointee to head the Maryland Higher Education Commission hasn't been confirmed by a Senate panel, which has held its last scheduled meeting this legislative session.
A Redesigned SAT Will Debut In Spring 2016The College Board, who administers the SAT, announced earlier this year they are giving the exam a major overhaul and cite eight specific changes.
Is Competency-Based Learning The Future Of Education?The traditional approach to formal education ties students to classrooms. Competency-based education programs grant credentials based on what a student knows.
Who Is Eligible For Student Loan Forgiveness?The federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF) is an incentive for these graduates to consider taking jobs in public service areas.
College Affordability: Know Your Federal Student Loan Repayment OptionsMore than 70 percent of undergraduate college students take out student loans to help with college costs. The U.S. Department of Education offers several different repayment plans to ease the burden of loan payments for new graduates as they work to establish their careers.
‘Youth CareerConnect' Grants Fund STEM Focused ProgramsCareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.
What You Need To Know About The Pell Grant ProgramThe federal Pell Grant program is the nation’s largest needs-based college grant program.