| May 2, 2013
| 12:09 PM
A groundbreaking ceremony will be held May 30 to celebrate the construction of Towson University's satellite classroom building at Harford Community College.
The announcement comes about two weeks after the Maryland Board of Public Works approved a...
| May 4, 2013
| 6:30 AM
If Towson University is so strapped for funds that President Maravene Loeschke needs to disband her baseball and soccer programs, how can she afford to spend so much on the deluge of TV advertisements that are on the air daily?
No other college in the...
| May 6, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Maravene Loeschke has the full support of the Towson University Foundation, Inc.'s board of directors. In her role as president of Towson University, she is required to ensure that the school is compliant with all federal laws and fiscally responsible...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 4:51 PM
University of Maryland, Eastern Shore officials on Monday said state police are investigating assertions that campus officers took an extended period of time to respond to the fatal stabbing of a student during homecoming weekend.
Edmond A. St. Clair,...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 6:47 PM
Maryland's fight to get out of its $52 million exit fee for leaving the Atlantic Coast Conference in 2014 took an unpleasant — but not unexpected — turn Monday when a North Carolina judge refused a motion by the school to drop a lawsuit...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Coppin State University is unable to pay its adjunct professors on time this month, the latest in a string of problems for the embattled college.
In an email obtained by The Baltimore Sun, Habtu Braha, the interim associate vice president for academic...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 4:40 PM
University of Maryland University College may have overpaid $3.3 million to a marketing contractor, state auditors found in a review that came just before the school's president was placed on indefinite leave and then abruptly resigned.
The misstep was...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 3:43 PM
The University System of Maryland Board of Regents identified two very good reasons not to move forward right now with a merger of Maryland's flagship campus in College Park with its professional schools in Baltimore. The first is that doing a merger...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 3:00 AM
Who says sitting in the back of a packed lecture hall trying to absorb the intricacies of trigonometric functions or the chemistry of organic molecules is the only way to teach aspiring young scientists the tools of their trade? Well, tradition mostly....
| Feb 21, 2012
| 11:14 AM
Recent Baltimore Sun coverage of the trial of a young man accused of killing a fellow student at the University of Virginia while under the influence of alcohol brings necessary attention to a cultural problem that most college and university leaders feel...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 11:14 AM
Some of the hottest fields for research (and those with some of the greatest potential to drive Maryland's 21st century economy) are in the intersection between engineering and medicine. The University of Maryland's engineering program, which is on the...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 9:59 AM
A career biochemist will take the reins of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on July 1, the university announced Wednesday.
Juliette B. Bell, the current provost and vice president for academic affairs at Central State University in Ohio, was...