The tall, lanky patient enters the room bent over and shuffling like a man twice his age. He climbs on a gurney and lies back, head throbbing. Then Carlton Haywood pulls out a bottle of Tums, relief-in-waiting for the nausea he fears will come.
Wabash College in Crawfordsville, Ind., has appointed former Washington College coach Terry Corcoran as its first lacrosse coach. Corcoran brings 31 seasons of experience as a head coach to a Little Giants program that will move from club to varsity status in 2014-15.
Even though young students have a decade or more before they enter the work force, efforts to improve education in science, engineering, technology and math – better known as STEM – are a top priority for business, higher education and political leaders.
Veteran Harford County Public Schools educator Barbara Boksz has spent the past week looking through her options since learning she was one of 46 teachers and other school staffers to lose their jobs, the result of a slew of measures approved by the Board of Education to reconcile its budget for the 2014 fiscal year this month.
Teacher preparation programs in the nation and Maryland are "an industry of mediocrity" that are failing to give young teachers the skills to be successful in the classroom, according to a long-awaited report by a national research advocacy group.
By By Liz Bowie and Erica L. Green and The Baltimore Sun
Want to make some money and help out a good cause at the same time? Join the Perryville Food Lion for its summer yard sale on Saturday, June 22. It's $10 per parking spot – buy as many parking spots as you think you need! All proceeds will benefit the Children's Miracle Network
The bankruptcy that led to the Sparrows Point steel mill's closure upended the lives of thousands in the Baltimore region. Two former steelworkers — and the family of another — on hardship and unexpected happiness in the first year after steel.
No Triple Crown winner this year, no first-female-jockey-to-win, no sunshine? No problem, said those who flocked to Pimlico Race Course and waited out a mid-afternoon downpour to see Oxbow leave behind Kentucky Derby winner Orb to win the 138th Preakness Stakes on Saturday.
The Maryland university system's Board of Regents an overall 2.4 percent increase in tuition and fees for fiscal year 2014 and expressed optimism about the future of Baltimore's Coppin State University.
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.
Seeking to emerge from the long shadow of Gov. Martin O'Malley, Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown will make official Friday what everyone in Maryland politics has known for a long time: He's running for governor.