| Aug 15, 2012
| 5:00 PM
Teachers in Maryland are about to get new help and encouragement to talk about the touchy topic of global warming in their classrooms. The National Science Foundation announced Wednesday that it is awarding $5.8 million for improving climate-change...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 1:40 PM
As fish farming grows to feed a world hungry for protein, there's a hitch — the seas are being scoured of the little wild fish to feed the big captive ones destined for the dinner table.
Researchers in Baltimore think they may have hit upon a...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 5:45 PM
A man accused of killing his estranged wife had tied up another woman in his Highlandtown home before the killing, according to court records, and the captive told police she chewed through the ropes and escaped after the man showed her his wife’s...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 9:00 AM
The University System of Maryland Board of Regents has unanimously accepted the report and recommendations of the special review committee on the revitalization of Coppin State University ("UM regents approve plan to revitalize Coppin State," June 22)....
| Jun 7, 2013
| 8:14 AM
The effective resignation Tuesday of St. Mary's College of Maryland President Joseph R. Urgo undoubtedly will come as a disappointment to the many students, faculty and alumni who shared his vision for the school. St. Mary's is unique among the state's...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 2:14 PM
A professors' group at Coppin State University said Monday that it shared a review committee's improvement goals for the traditionally black college, but questioned why the reviewers didn't address certain funding issues nor a perceived lack of...
| May 30, 2013
| 2:44 PM
Even with temperatures hovering in the 90s Thursday afternoon, state and local dignitaries crowded under a tent to celebrate the start of construction on Harford Community College's new Towson University in Northeastern Maryland facility.
| Feb 26, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Nineteen thousand four hundred thirteen.
Focus on that number. Like so many numbers in news articles, you might easily have skipped over 19,413. But this is an important number for what is happening in Maryland higher education.
According to the Cyber...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Maryland's open meetings compliance board said this week that it not only found that the University System of Maryland Board of Regents violated the state's open meetings act, but also rejected the idea that the transgressions were "at worst technical."...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 6:28 PM
Two years after a Maryland doctor lost his medical license for using a controversial treatment for autistic patients, the state Board of Physicians has suspended his business partner for allegedly writing the same dangerous prescription for several...
| 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...