The U.S. Department of Education opened an investigation last week into Morgan State University's handling of a reported sexual assault, as the number of colleges nationwide facing scrutiny for their response to sexual violence claims grows.
Vowing to strengthen Maryland's middle class, Gov. Martin O'Malley signed legislation Monday that will gradually raise the state's minimum wage to $10.10 an hour – his No. 1 priority for the final legislative session of his eight years in office.
The Johns Hopkins University has come under fire for not disclosing an alleged rape at a fraternity house to the campus, as a group of students filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education and dozens of students staged a protest Friday.
By By Carrie Wells, Erica L. Green and Justin Fenton and The Baltimore Sun
A Frostburg State University student was arrested Wednesday after allegedly posting the threat "I'm going to start shooting" on a social media application, though police said he told them he was joking.
Responding to complaints that universities have fallen short in policing sexual misconduct, the White House on Tuesday announced a series of measures intended to pressure college officials to step up efforts to combat rape and assaults on campus.
By By Carrie Wells and John Fritze and The Baltimore Sun
Alex Stoller's apartment on the campus of the University of Maryland, College Park is a melting pot of six roommates from diverse backgrounds – three of whom happen to be men and three of whom happen to be women.
Investigators believe a house fire that killed a Frostburg State University student this month started accidentally, but have still not pinpointed the cause of the blaze, the Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office said Thursday.
Mount St. Joseph senior guard Jordan McNeil sank two free throws with less than one second left in the fourth quarter to tie Calvert Hall in an epic Baltimore Catholic League championship game Monday night at UMBC's RAC Arena.
An early-morning house fire near the Western Maryland campus of Frostburg State University on Friday left a student from Bowie dead and displaced three others, according to the Maryland state fire marshal.
By By Carrie Wells and Kevin Rector and The Baltimore Sun
Banning grain alcohol in Maryland is not a "slippery slope" campaign against alcohol. Prohibition is not returning. This is about preventing young people — many at an age when their brains are not fully developed — from unknowingly ingesting a tasteless, odorless product that can double as a cleaning solvent.
For the first time this spring, college students wanting to take a class at the University of Baltimore with a Pulitzer prize-winning civil rights historian won't be bound by the university they chose to attend.