Education

Six Big Decisions the Governor Will Make in the Next Four Years

Voters will decide Tuesday on whether to re-elect Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) or bring change in the form of former NAACP president...

UMD Students Speak Out: ‘As a Terp, I’m Really Embarrassed’

For many students at the University of Maryland, the school’s response to the death of football player Jordan McNair came as no surprise. For...

University of Maryland Uproar: Is This the October Surprise?

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan’s close ties to the University System of Maryland — a body now in full public meltdown following the resignation of...

Laslo Boyd: Individual Tragedy Becomes Institutional Failure

At the end of a chaotic day Wednesday, DJ Durkin is out as the University of Maryland’s football coach; Gov. Larry Hogan has sharply...

Hogan Issues New Statement on U-Md. Controversy, Calls on Regents to ‘Fix It.’

Following 24 hours of nearly universal outrage over the University System of Maryland Board of Regents’ announcement that the University of Maryland’s football coach...

Rep. Brown: U-MD Regents Chairman Must Resign

U.S. Rep. Anthony G. Brown (D) slammed the University System of Maryland Board of Regents Wednesday for its recommendation to reinstate football coach DJ...

Regents’ Recommendation on Football Coach Sets Off Political Firestorm

The controversy over the University of Maryland’s decision to retain Athletic Director Damon Evans and football coach DJ Durkin following the death of a...

Unions Launch Pro-Pittman Ad While Poll Shows Tight Anne Arundel Race

The Maryland State Education Association and Service Employees international Union have launched a $75,000 campaign targeting likely voters in Anne Arundel County in a...

College Park State Senator Gives Vote of Confidence to UMD President

Hours after a damning report about the University of Maryland football program leaked to media outlets Thursday, the state senator who represents College Park...

State: High School Seniors Made Gains on SAT Scores

The mean SAT score for graduating seniors in Maryland public schools increased by 20 points for the class of 2018, according to data released...