Daniel B. "Bix" Wheeler, former associate superintendent of physical facilities for Baltimore County public schools, who enjoyed refinishing antique furniture, died Feb. 16 of a brain hemorrhage at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. He was 93.
From the Glenelg social column: "Lee Day, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lee Day is spending 30 days furlough at the home of his parents, after returning from a tour of duty from Vietnam. After his furlough he will return to Fort Carlson, Colorado.
Four presidents at public research universities made a collective $9.2 million in fiscal year 2012, with the top earner of the group making much of his money because he was fired, according to a report released Sunday by the Chronicle of Higher Education.
Fifteen months into his tenure as Morgan State president, David Wilson has already steered the university into some highly visible research partnerships. But he says the university is held back by dilapidated facilities, which can only be updated with heavier investments by the state.