Families are still losing the college savings race: More are tucking away money, but they're falling painfully short as tuition continues to climb.
When Nelba Marquez-Greene lost her 6-year-old daughter in the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, she chose to cope with her loss in a unique way: by writing a letter.
For 18 years Dr. Claudia Baquet has been able to secure important grant funding for the Maryland Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) program and its centers (AHECs), which exist to improve the health status of Marylanders through community-academic partnerships that ...
Starting Tuesday, September 10, 2013, McDonald’s® Family Restaurants of Greater Baltimore will celebrate local educators by offering them complimentary Premium Roast Coffee every Tuesday throughout the 2013-2014 school year.
Generation after generation, parents have taught their children to prepare for college now, which often means in elementary school or even earlier.
The school's name may be Mudd, but its diplomas pay off like gold.
The crucial desire to keep America competitive globally and to create jobs has led government officials, celebrities, businesses and others to push for reforms in the “STEM” fields of science, technology, engineering and math.
Jamal Uddin, associate professor of Natural Sciences at Coppin State University, is the recipient of the 2014 Wilson H. Elkins Professorship Award. Founder and director of Coppin State’s Center for Nanotechnology, Dr. Uddin plans to use the funds to continue ...
Julvette P. began abusing drugs at the age of 13. For the next 20 years her life spun out of control, fueled by illegal drugs and alcohol. She cannot remember what put her on the path to self-destruction nor does ...
Former NFL players Jamal Lewis and Duane Starks teamed up with the United Way and Dairy Management Inc.’s “Fuel Up to PLAY 60” program on a community service project at Hilton Elementary School in Baltimore on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 ...
Shelling out more money for a four-year college degree doesn't always mean you'll land a job with a better salary, a recent report found.
A few days ago, I read on Facebook the re-posting of an essay, authored by a young college professor, which discussed the five things students should never say to their professors.
Many years ago I saw George Duke in concert at the old Painter Mill Music Fair in Owings Mills, Maryland. I
Drumming on the beach, moving in time with junkanu dancers and eating heaping plates of mashed plantain soaked in coconut stew -- more than likely these aren't the experiences you imagine while planning a trip to Belize.
This week’s column reminds me of those grade school writing assignments that asked me to compose an essay on how I spent summer vacation.