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Gay students graduate openly at military academies

ANNAPOLIS — Gay students at America’s military service academies are wrapping up the first year when they no longer had to hide their sexual orientation, benefiting from the end of the “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy that used to bar ...

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Law students take part in University of Md., Baltimore commencement

Graduates of the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law received their diplomas Friday afternoon, along with the schools of medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, nursing, social work and the Graduate School at the University of Maryland, Baltimore. After a ...

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University of Maryland, Baltimore honors Class of 2012

Approximately 1,800 students graduated Friday from the University of Maryland, Baltimore. The schools of medicine, law, dentistry, pharmacy, nursing, social work, and the Graduate School, held individual celebrations in the morning, followed by a university-wide ceremony at 1st Mariner Arena. University of Maryland, Baltimore County President Dr. Freeman A. Hrabowski gave the keynote address.

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Working, planning and waiting for ‘the call’

Boatemaa Ntiri-Reid, a third-year student at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, was rushing to class last month when she got the phone call: She had a job after graduation. “My first thought was, ‘I don’t ...

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Strive participants often have histories of drug abuse, criminal activity, homelessness

Harold Ghee knew he had to grow up when his 13- and 8-year-old daughters told him they were tired of only seeing him during brief visits to prison. “I’ve been there for birthdays and holidays. Every time they come to ...

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