LinkedIn Local Baltimore Donates Over $19,000 To Living Classrooms Foundation

LinkedIn Local Baltimore is a community-based event series and held monthly with all proceeds benefiting Living Classrooms Foundation.

A Story That Began 50 Years Ago: BCCC Virgie Williams

Nearly 50 years later, Williams still works in the library of her Alma Mater. She serves as Assistant Director and Head of Circulation of the Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) Library. She will retire from BCCC on January 1, 2020.

How To Choose Smart Video Games For Your Kids This Holiday Season

How do you make buying decisions that make both kids and parents happy? And how do you choose video games that are fun for kids, but also safe and educational too? Here is what to look for:

5 Tips for A Merry Holiday Home

The holidays come but once a year. Make the most of the season by turning your home into a winter wonderland.

Serena Williams Builds Schools In Jamaica And Africa

Williams built the Marsh Elementary through a partnership with the nonprofit Helping Hands Jamaica, while the schools in Africa were in conjunction with Build Africa.

Communications Class Takes Morgan Students Straight To The Top

“The role of the university is not to produce just practitioners,” said Dr. Marshall. “The role of education is to get students to think about their role in the world, and do something on their own personal convictions. It empowers ...

New President Of Coppin State University Appointed

University System of Maryland (USM) Chancellor Robert L. Caret announced the appointment of Anthony Jenkins, Ph.D., as president of Coppin State University, effective May 26, 2020.

SBLC Receives $400,000 Grant To Prepare Baltimore City Residents For Entry Into A Technical Skills Training Program

SBLC, a Baltimore nonprofit that provides adults with functional literacy, life skills training, career preparation services and several pathways to a high school diploma, has been awarded a $400,000 grant by The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation.

Volunteers Team Up With Students To Make A Match For College Success

iMentor is a national mentorship program that started in the South Bronx of New York City in 1999 by John Griffin, founder of Blue Ridge Capital and two colleagues Richard Buery and Matt Klein. So far, the program has paired ...

Clifton Morgan Helps Fulfill Dreams At Year Up Baltimore

Year Up counts as a college and career development program for low to moderate-income students between the ages of 18 to 24.

2019 Winner Of Ernest J. Gaines Award For Literary Excellence Announced

Now in its 13th year, the Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence is a nationally acclaimed $15,000 prize given annually by Baton Rouge Area Foundation donors to recognize outstanding work from promising African-American fiction writers, while honoring the late ...

PRSA-Maryland Names Morgan Professor As The ‘2019 PR Educator Of The Year’

“Dr. Marshall’s credentials made him an easy pick for Educator of the Year. Not only does he have the teaching kudos to earn the award, he also has leadership skills.” said Lisa Brusio Coaster, President of PRSA-MD. “He has served ...

College Access Program Celebrates 20 Years Helping Baltimore Students Attain Higher Education

Building STEPS, the college access and career development program partners with 15 Baltimore City high schools to find high-achieving students in their sophomore year.

College Scholarship Available For Students Seeking To Help People Impacted By Substance Abuse

Recovery Centers of America (RCA) announced an open application period for students seeking to apply for the Recovery Centers of America Scholarship 2019.

KIPP Academy Surprised With Donation To Support Sports Programs

Mission Tiger middle school sports projects such as the one at KIPP Ujima Village are fulfilled by DonorsChoose. Mission Tiger has helped more than 161,000 kids nationwide get better access to sports by funding middle school sports programs in need.