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VIDEO: Meet the white valedictorian of a historically black college

At first glance, Joshua Packwood is the embodiment of white privilege: He's college educated, married, a father of two and he runs a successful hedge fund in Manhattan.

Baltimore Teacher Network hosts forum on violence in public schools

The Baltimore Teacher Network (BTN) a Baltimore City nonprofit charter school organization will host an open teacher forum on the increase of violence in city schools on Wednesday, April 27, 2016, exactly one year after the civil uprising in West ...

Baltimore City College students present plan for abandoned buildings

In January, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan announced a $700 million plan to tear down thousands of vacant buildings in Baltimore and replace them with new developments.

UMB hosts grand opening of community engagement center

Last summer, after riots and unrest gripped Baltimore in the wake of the death of Freddie Gray, much attention was focused on poverty and city communities that regularly find themselves in the throes of violence.

Young woman inspired to study law to effect change

It was the one college course, “Criminal Law: Theory and Practice,” which most sparked the interest of 23-year old Ashley N. Richardson, but the National Diversity Pre-Law Conference and Law Fair fueled her aspirations even more.

Urban teachers discuss anniversary of Baltimore unrest

One year ago, when Freddie Gray was laid to rest, the city of Baltimore erupted in riots. Protests gripped the city as stores burned, cars were set afire, a Baltimore Orioles game was closed to fans and anger stirred.

Over 100 Maryland high school seniors receive scholarships from Comcast

High school graduation is right around the corner for students in Maryland. Over a hundred high school seniors who are preparing to attend accredited colleges received a helping hand from Comcast through their annual Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program.

WATCH: How I got into eight Ivy League schools

Kelly Hyles is seventeen, a cheerleader, and deciding between Harvard, Yale, Princeton, MIT and others

Stanford students demand more diverse faculty

A group of Stanford students wants the faculty to look a little bit more like them. That is, more diverse.

BCCC celebrates National Robotics Week

Students in Baltimore City Community College’s Robotics/Mechatronics Technology Program are learning how to maintain and operate modern robots.

Financial analyst turned school teacher advocates financial literacy

Robin Woodlon strongly believes that children live what they learn.

Kinder Queen helping children through music

As a child, Inga Davis was a big fan of Kindermusik, an educational musical and movement program that children can listen and dance to while they learn.

Baltimore County student’s education enhanced by cultural immersion

The educational process varies and it has evolved over the years from chalkboards to smartboards and smartphones.

Fairy Tale Festival 2016

FREE events throughout the “Pratt Kingdom” during the month of April including magicians, puppet shows, storytellers and Fairy Tale Balls!

Baltimore Continentals celebrated Black History Month with African American Read-Ins

This year, members of the Baltimore Chapter of Continental Societies, Inc. celebrated Black History Month by participating in over thirty African American Read-Ins in area Baltimore city and county schools, universities, churches, homes and as part of one of the ...

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