Jubilant BCCC graduates determined to pay it forward

There was a lot of whooping, a little bit of hollering and endless hugs and tears of joy on display at the Lyric Opera House this past weekend.

Miss Black Maryland Graduates Dental School

Ashlee Thomas, the reigning Miss Black Maryland USA, is now Dr. Ashlee Thomas.

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Xi Omega Chapter Host 8th Annual Pink Hat Tea to Provide Scholarships to Students in Nation’s Capital

The Pearl and Ivy Educational Foundation, Inc. (PIEF), in partnership with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated®, Xi Omega Chapter, invites you to "It's A Capital Affair" - 8th Annual Pink Hat Tea Scholarship Fundraiser Providing Support to Scholars in Our ...

Baltimore Design School student wins big Artscape prize

Brian High just couldn’t believe it when he was told that he was the winner of the fourth annual Fred Lazarus IV Artscape Prize, known as “The Fred.”

Heart of the School Awards: Night of Celebration for Baltimore City Public Schools Principals

For many students across Baltimore, May is prom time but thanks to the Fund for Educational Excellence, Baltimore City Public Schools’ principals enjoyed a festive and fun spring celebration of their own.

Year Up executive is a homegrown success story

Born and raised in Baltimore, Roland Selby was drawn to the nonprofit Year Up Baltimore, when two of his relatives entered the program and a short time later, a head-hunter approached him about becoming executive director.

Do school dress codes end up body-shaming girls?

Immediately after writing a piece on how shorty shorts and form-fitting shirts are pretty much all you can find from most major mainstream brands when it comes to clothing for girls, I heard several examples of how schools are shaming ...

Reading fosters empathy and more positive social attitudes

Children who read become more productive, participative citizens, according to U.K. Study

Outstanding School Safety Patrollers

AAA’s Mid-Atlantic Foundation for Safety and Education honored 12 elementary school-aged AAA School Safety Patrollers from across Maryland

Comcast awards $119k in scholarships to Maryland’s high school seniors

The Comcast Foundation announced the 2017 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program awards in Maryland.

Baltimore City Students to Prepare for College and Career at Local Arts Organizations with support from Bloomberg Philanthropies

The Bloomberg Arts Internship program is coming to Baltimore this summer, placing 25 Baltimore City rising seniors in paid internships at 14 local arts and cultural institutions. Students will participate in a rigorous six-week program, providing crucial college and career ...

National nonprofit builds first outdoor classroom in Baltimore

School gardens have proven to be more than just a trend, and the blossoming health and education benefits that go along with them have many looking to create additional space.

Morgan State names College of Liberal Arts in honor of alumnus James H. Gilliam, Jr.

During a special ceremony held on campus, Morgan State University President David Wilson, named the university’s College of Liberal Arts (CLA) in honor of the late James H. Gilliam Jr., a prominent lawyer, financier, humanitarian and Morgan graduate.

LPN program at AACC earns high marks

The Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) program at Anne Arundel Community College has earned high marks as one of the top three LPN programs in Maryland for 2017, according to rankings recently released by PracticalNursing.org.

Chevrolet and National Newspaper Publishers Association Offer Journalism Fellowship to HBCU Fellows

Chevrolet is putting more students in the driver’s seat with the expansion of its Discover the Unexpected (DTU) fellowship program. Now in its second year, DTU provides college students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) the opportunity to change ...