| Mar 10, 2014
| 9:01 PM
U.S. News and World Report ranked the Johns Hopkins University's School of Education No. 1 in the nation for graduate education programs, above two state programs better known as teaching schools: University of Maryland, College Park at No. 26 and...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 10:33 PM
Men's college basketball
Whack rallies Mount to 72-71 win in NEC quarterfinals
Rashad Whack made the game-winning 3-pointer with 2.4 seconds left to lift fourth-seeded Mount St. Mary's (14-16) to a 72-71 victory over fifth-seeded St. Francis (N.Y.)...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 11:42 AM
Walt Fuchs, who taught philosophy at Towson University for more than four decades, died of cancer Feb. 11 in a hospital in Gottingen, Germany. The Towson resident was 71.
Born Wolfgang Walter Fuchs in Berlin and raised in Pittsburgh, he earned a Bachelor...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Don Markus, Jeff Barker and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on three topics from the past week in Maryland sports.
Who's to blame for Maryland not winning close games, Mark Turgeon or his players?
Don Markus: After...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 3:35 AM
Chandra Parker Thacker was called to Eastern York Middle School in November to pick up her daughter Nina, 13, who complained of being short of breath and light-headed in gym class.
Thacker took Nina to the family doctor for a chest X-ray in case the...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 9:55 AM
Loyola's season-opening 16-12 win at Virginia Saturday boosted the Greyhounds to No. 8 in this week's Brine Inside Lacrosse women's media Top 20.
The Greyhounds got six goals from Hannah Schmidt, five goals and two assists from Marlee Paton and 11 saves...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 1:03 PM
Winter is synonymous with snow, Christmas and … lacrosse?
This year, perhaps more than any other, the coldest season and a sport which crowns a national champion on usually the hottest day in May have been linked arm-in-arm.
Since Feb. 1,...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 2:23 PM
The Maryland roster for the Big 33 Football Classic will be announced in early March, but the names of a few local players have already been released.
McDonogh’s Josh Woods, Meade’s Jake Hawk, Fallston’s Alex Helm and Archbishop...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 9:33 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on three topics from the past week in Maryland sports.
What's your take on having not only James Franklin -- but now perhaps Ralph Friedgen -- in the Big Ten...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 10:39 PM
Blast rallies past Syracuse, clinches playoff berth
The visiting Blast scored the last three goals to defeat the Syracuse Silver Knights, 12-10, on Friday night, clinching a Major Indoor Soccer League playoff spot and moving into a...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 6:17 PM
The following Laurel area residents graduated from Salisbury University: Brent Greer, Bachelor of Arts in political science; and Lauren Westermeyer, Bachelor of Arts in psychology.
Dylan Haversack, of Laurel, earned Faculty Honors for fall 2013 at the...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 2:21 PM
The FedEx package lay on the St. Frances football coach's desk, waiting for Nnamdi Egbuaba like an unopened present.
Inside the package was a National Letter of Intent and financial aid document offering Egbuaba — who comes from a Nigerian village...