Students who come to Maryland’s public universities and colleges from out of state will see as much as a 5% increase in tuition next year, after the University of Maryland Board of Regents unanimously approved hikes Friday.
Michael R. Naver, a retired Social Security Administration public affairs specialist who earlier had been an Evening Sun reporter, died Friday of undetermined causes at Gilchrist Center in Towson. He was 86.
William G. "Gil" Smith, a retired veteran Baltimore County public schools educator who worked to protect Monarch butterflies, died March 16 of Parkinson's disease at the Maples of Towson, an assisted living facility for senior citizens. The Timonium resident was 86.
George C. McGinty, Towson University's first women's gymnastics coach, who led the team to postseason competition and a national title, died Thursday of congestive heart failure at his Jarrettsville home. He was 85.
Towson University police have asked students and staff to be on the lookout for a woman in her 50s wearing a multicolored scarf, looking for a date for her son. Students complained to officers she approached them in campus buildings last week, attempting to show them a picture on her cell phone.
Dr. Nadia Dominique Morgan, a Jamaican-born recipient of the 2016 American College of Rheumatology Distinguished Fellow Award and a faculty member at Johns Hopkins Scleroderma Center, was killed in a collision just before 11 p.m. at Falls and Green Spring Valley roads, police said.
Gerstell seniors Carly Merlo and Reece Early recently made their college commitments official during a signing day ceremony. Merlo is headed to Towson for women's lacrosse; Early is bound for the Naval Academy for baseball.
Controversy over expansion of a residence in the Aigburth Manor community Towson — used in part as a religious center for students from Towson University and Goucher College — has been ongoing for more than four years. Here’s a review of some of the actions in the case.
On Nov. 15, two Baltimore County police detectives sat down at a Chick-fil-A to interview three University of Maryland, Baltimore County, baseball players accused of rape, according to investigative notes. The interviews, in total, lasted about an hour.
A look at three serious heatstroke incidents in five years at Maryland colleges: Gavin Class at Towson University, Marquese Meadow at Morgan State University and Jordan McNair at University of Maryland, College Park.
Towson University released its annual report of crime on campus last week showing a rise in stalking incidents and revised its three previous reports to indicate that some crimes, including sexual assault and dating violence, had been undercounted.
After two of its members were allegedly assaulted by men shouting anti-Semitic slurs, Jewish fraternity Alpha Epsilon Pi will be the primary organizer for the event TU Combats Hate on Sept. 13 at Towson University.
Marilyn J. "Jean" Lowry, a Master Gardener and Federated Garden Clubs of Maryland director who was secretary-treasurer of Lowry & Co., died Aug. 29 from multiple myeloma at her Phoenix, Baltimore County home. She was 85.
Judge Kathleen Cox heard arguments Wednesday on whether a building, used by Jewish group Chabad of Towson University and Goucher College and which violates setback covenants, should be demolished or moved.