| Aug 29, 2013
| 8:29 PM
Towson University's championship cheerleading squad has been suspended from competition for the academic year over an alleged hazing incident, school officials confirmed Thursday.
The school declined to provide details, instead issuing a statement...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 1:32 PM
The Towson University cheerleading team is scheduled for an appeals hearing Friday after being accused of hazing and suspended from competing.
The national championship-winning team's hearing will be in front of the school's student appeals committee,...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:10 PM
Towson University cheerleaders disciplined for hazing told administrators Friday they would not make a second appeal after receiving a softened penalty, settling the matter, university officials said.
University officials added that they would not...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 6:25 PM
Towson University's championship cheerleading team will be allowed to practice but not perform after an appeals committee decided to significantly reduce the sanctions over an alleged hazing incident, school officials said Tuesday.
| Sep 12, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Towson University president Maravene Loeschke had a medical emergency during her annual fall address to the campus Thursday afternoon, though she did not need to go to a hospital, her staff said.
Gay Pinder, the university spokeswoman, said Loeschke...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 11:50 AM
Two Towson University students were robbed at gunpoint in their off-campus apartment late Sunday night, Baltimore County Police said.
According to Cpl. Cathy Batton, a police spokeswoman, the two students were sitting in their shared apartment in the...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 9:13 PM
The Johns Hopkins University edged closer to the top 10 of national universities on the U.S. News and World Report annual rankings, which were released Tuesday.
U.S. News moved Hopkins up one spot to No. 12, just behind Dartmouth College and tied with...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:13 AM
Ty Stump led a record-high field of 538 runners across the finish line as the 2009 Catonsville High graduate won the 31st annual Arbutus Firecracker 10K race on July 4 for the second year in a row.
Runners from all over the state and out of state...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 6:09 AM
Melissa Otterbein never has thought of herself as a world-class athlete, just someone who was persistent and worked hard to achieve her goals.
At Towson University, where she was a member of the swimming team, Otterbein made the Colonial Athletic...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:20 PM
After a stint in the military and on his way to earning a bachelor's degree in physics from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Rory Holderness decided he wanted to become a high school teacher.
He enrolled in Towson University's graduate...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 6:40 PM
Frederick native Brad Barber has been promoted to head coach of the Hood men’s lacrosse program, making the 23-year-old the youngest head lacrosse coach in NCAA Division III, the school announced Wednesday.
Barber served as a graduate assistant for...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 3:29 AM
Unlike places such as Montana or Texas with their never-ending skies and wide-open plains, Maryland rewards those who stop and take a closer look. It's a state where views may be best appreciated at the level of an extravagantly petaled flower or detailed...