Former Vice President Joe Biden will speak at Morgan State University’s graduation ceremonies next month, the school announced Tuesday. Biden will keynote the May 20th ceremonies at Morgan’s Hughes Stadium. Three others will be honored as distinguished citizens, including journalist ...Read More »
After weeks of testimony on the appropriate remedy for Maryland’s failure to effectively desegregate its colleges and universities, the parties have tentatively scheduled closing arguments for June. U.S. District Judge Catherine C. Blake ruled four years ago in favor of the ...Read More »
Cory Roscoe knew he wanted to go to a historically black college. The Baltimore native wanted a smaller classroom experience so he could get to know his professors and classmates. “The HBCU, it feel like family,” Roscoe said. “It feel ...
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A Baltimore city jury returned a $200,000 verdict Tuesday against Morgan State University and a former campus police officer who assaulted and pepper-sprayed a campus security guard during a dispute. Angel Watkins was in a relationship with Department of Police ...Read More »
Attorneys traded blame Monday for a failure to find a meaningful solution to inequality among Maryland’s colleges and universities since a federal judge found in four years ago that the university system had failed to effectively desegregate its institutions. U.S. ...Read More »
A Baltimore City Circuit Court jury on Friday awarded $900,000 to a former Morgan State University football player who sued the school after he was the victim of an on-campus shooting in November 2012. Tyrell Okoro’s lawsuit claimed the school ...Read More »
The National Trust for Historic Preservation is naming Morgan State University a national treasure. The trust and the historically black university in Baltimore announced Tuesday that they are partnering to develop a preservation plan that stewards historic buildings, while planning ...
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Morgan State University and Hamilton Lauraville Main Street are possibly partnering on what they believe is a unique way to combine research and economic development. The university, through its Morgan Community Mile initiative, wants to collaborate with the nonprofit to ...Read More »
Students at Maryland’s public colleges and universities – and their parents – can expect to see a 2 percent increase in the cost of undergraduate tuition for the coming year. Lawmakers are expected to give final approval to Maryland’s fiscal ...Read More »