Gov. Hogan's shift in tone regarding the building of a new Redskins Stadium in Md. is more telling than surprising. Indeed, while there are numerous and significant obstacles for this project, none is as formidable as public opinion.
Minorities only represent 16 percent of the environmental science workforce. This lack of diversity perpetuates the stereotype that black Americans don’t have a place outdoors and further obscures the rich history of how black Americans have worked to preserve and explore nature.
Dr. Charles R. Morrison, a former Polytechnic Institute teacher who later joined the faculty of what is now the Community College of Baltimore County at Catonsville, died Nov. 2 at the Little Sisters of the Poor-St. Martins Home in Catonsville. He was 84.
The shutdown of the federal government means that our national parks -- including Yosemite -- are being closed today. Ironically, the closing of the awe-inspiring California park comes as it celebrates its 123rd anniversary, which is noted in today's Google Doodle.
At funeral services for Nathan Krasnopoler at Sol Levinson and Bros. Funeral Home on Aug. 12, the 20-year-old was remembered by a Johns Hopkins University professor for his "keen and incisive intellect."
By By Frederick N. Rasmussen and The Baltimore Sun