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Towson University seeks to remove names of Carroll, Paca from dorms

Among the nation's Founding Fathers, they were also prominent slaveowners in Md.

Towson University has submitted a request to rename two residential halls, named for prominent historic Maryland politicians who were slaveowners, after convening a committee to review the names last summer. On Wednesday, the Board of Regents Committee on Advancement unanimously approved the request, which will now move on to the full board. The Paca House and ...

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