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Scholarship to honor slain BSU student moves forward in Senate

This undated photo provided by the U.S. Army shows Richard Collins III. Authorities appealed for patience Monday, May 22, 2017, from two college communities reacting in shock, fear and anger after Sean Urbanski, a white University of Maryland student, was arrested in what police called the unprovoked stabbing of a black Bowie State University student. Police and the FBI are investigating the killing of Collins as a possible hate crime, because the suspect, Urbanski, became a member of a racist Facebook group several months ago. (U.S. Army via AP)

Legislation creating a scholarship to honor 2nd Lt. Richard Collins III was heard and approved by a Maryland Senate committee Wednesday. The black 24-year-old Bowie State University student was killed last May, days before his graduation, at a bus stop ...

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2U offers AmeriCorps scholarships

Landover-based 2U, which provides cloud-based education-related software, announced it has partnered with Habitat for Humanity to provide AmeriCorps Alumni Association members with scholarships to four master’s degree programs enabled by 2U — international relations from American University, public administration and ...

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Comcast Foundation awards scholarships

The Comcast Foundation awarded $109,000 in scholarships to 100 Maryland high school seniors in recognition of their leadership skills, academic achievement and commitment to community service. In a ceremony in Annapolis with legislative leaders, governmental officials and educational community representatives, ...

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