Medicinal botanical company Vitreon America announced Monday it plans to move its corporate headquarters to Baltimore from Virginia, creating 200 full-time jobs over the next five years. In addition to its new headquarters on Wicomico Street, the company also indicated it ...Read More »
Veteran Baltimore radio talk show host Marc Steiner is departing from WEAA-FM radio and from his 24-year radio career to build his nonprofit production company, he announced Wednesday. Steiner, who has had a show on the Morgan State University-affiliated public ...Read More »
Three of Maryland’s historically black universities were selected in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar in Your Community Challenge, designed to find ways to bring solar energy access to low- and moderate-income households. Coppin State University, Morgan State University and ...Read More »
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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