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Former football star pushes STEM education

Science and professional sports may not always seem to be much of a match, but one former college gridiron star sure makes it appear that the two go together like a quarterback and a wide receiver.

Annapolis Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta holds annual health fair

The Annapolis Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. held the fifth annual health fair at St. Philip’s Episcopal Church in Annapolis on Saturday, March 22, 2014.

Priceless Gown Project creates priceless moments

On Saturday, March 22, 2014, The Priceless Gown Project celebrated its 10th anniversary at the Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor, by creating more priceless moments for hundreds of local junior and senior high school girls.

Paul’s Place program shapes lives of Southwest Baltimore youth

Reflecting on her earlier years, Chanel Dance, a 17-year-old year-old student at Coppin Academy, shared her thoughts about how the after-school Mentor Program at Paul’s Place had changed the course of her life.

UBMC to hold first faith based candidate’s election forum

On Thursday, April 3, 2014, the United Baptist Missionary Convention (UBMC) and Auxiliaries of Maryland, Inc. will sponsor a candidate’s forum for member pastors seeking leadership positions in the faith group.

Tuajuanda Jordan named President of St. Mary’s College of Maryland

By unanimous vote of the Board of Trustees, Dr. Tuajuanda Jordan has been appointed president of St. Mary’s College of Maryland.

Towson University’s debate team claims historic win

Towson University Debate Team members Ameena Ruffin ‘15 and Korey Johnson ’16 won the Cross Examination Debate Association (CEDA) national championship on Monday, March 24, 2014 at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana.

Author reflects on his journey in 'Lessons of Redemption'

No matter what circumstances one endures in life, there is always an opportunity make the best out of any situation. Author Kevin Shird is a testament to how through determination and growth we can all strive for a better life.

Beauty queen eyes law school, the world

It’s hard to believe that Dejanee Fennell was once considered a tomboy.

MAHC presents Gov. Martin O’Malley with Housing Lifetime Leadership Award

The Maryland Affordable Housing Coalition (MAHC) presented the Lifetime Leadership Award to Governor Martin O’Malley for his historic contributions to affordable rental housing during his eight years as Maryland Governor on March 25, 2014 at the Coalition’s annual Housing Day ...

Award-winning Bowie State professor named Visiting Fellow at Harvard

A Bowie State University professor will develop a massive open online course (MOOC) to teach people how to effectively report the news using mobile devices, as one of five 2014 Visiting Fellows from Harvard University’s prestigious Nieman Foundation for Journalism.

AACC Launches Cyber Analyst Program

How your business or organization handles a cyber threat may depend on how well your decision makers understand your cybersecurity team.

Fairmount Bank collecting shoes to help Soles4Souls

Attention anyone with a closet: Those shoes that you no longer want are desperately needed to fight the human tragedy of global poverty.

Applications available for PNC Transformative Art Prize

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts and PNC Bank announce the return of the annual PNC Transformative Art Prize (previously known as the PNC Transformative Art Project).

Town hall brings Maryland candidates to the citizens of Maryland

On Thursday, March 27, 2014 local women’s organizations will bring together the candidates in Maryland’s most high profile races for a Town Hall Forum at Morgan State University in Murphy Fine Arts Center from 6.30 p.m. to 9.30 p.m.