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Baltimore Students Team Up For #BlackLivesMatter Street Art Takeover

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.25.2015 | Arts

In 2011, street artist JR made a call to art and a call to action -- a call he hoped would reach people around the world. "I wish for you to stand up ...

Increased Alumni Giving at Public Historically Black Colleges and Universities: The Case of Morgan State University

Marybeth Gasman | Posted 06.17.2015 | Black Voices
Marybeth Gasman

I wanted to dig a bit deeper and find out what Morgan did to have such an impressive alumni giving increase. Here is what I found.

2014 Top 10 Accomplishments on the Historically Black College and University (HBCU) Landscape

Marybeth Gasman | Posted 02.18.2015 | Black Voices
Marybeth Gasman

It's that time of year again - time to look back at the accomplishments of HBCUs. We present those that we think will have the most lasting impact on Black colleges, the students that they serve, as well as the surrounding communities.

Eric Holder Cues HBCU Advocates to Focus on "Subtle" Racism

Jarrett L. Carter | Posted 07.20.2014 | Black Voices
Jarrett L. Carter

Education is the last and most precious commodity in the ongoing pursuit of social justice, and African-Americans should consider more seriously the notion of access to better facilities, racial diversity and larger classes being false signs of opportunity and equality.

Jarrett L. Carter

HBCUs Take On New Focus | Jarrett L. Carter | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices

Morgan State University’s School of Architecture and Planning is at the center of a redevelopment plan for Baltimore City’s northeast corridor. Th...

Top 10 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Accomplishments in 2013

Marybeth Gasman | Posted 02.19.2014 | Black Voices
Marybeth Gasman

Each year we search the nation for the very best of what is happening at HBCUs. This year we found some terrific successes including significant philanthropic contributions, great new programs, and legal and moral victories. Consider our choices and feel free to add your own.

WATCH: Archaeologists Dig Up Earliest Free African-American Settlement In Maryland

The Baltimore Sun | Pamela Wood | Posted 09.25.2013 | Black Voices

In Easton, an untold story of free African-Americans is being discovered through bits of glass, shards of pottery and oyster shells. Piece by piece, ...

Lawsuit Concerning Man Who Ate Brain Won't Be Stopped

AP | JESSICA GRESKO | Posted 07.22.2013 | College

BALTIMORE -- A lawsuit accusing a Maryland college of ignoring signs that a student was violent will go forward after a judge refused Monday to dismis...

Not Our Job To Protect Man From Baseball Bat-Wielding Student, University Claims

AP | JESSICA GRESKO | Posted 05.28.2013 | College

-- A lawyer for a Maryland college is asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit brought by a man attacked on campus by a baseball bat-wielding student, say...

Maryland Cannibal Expected To Plead Guilty, Not Responsible

AP | Posted 04.17.2013 | DC

BEL AIR, Md. -- A Maryland prosecutor says a man accused of cannibalism is expected to plead guilty but not criminally responsible in the slaying of a...

Maryland Cannibal Attack Leads To Lawsuit

AP | JESSICA GRESKO | Posted 03.01.2013 | DC

-- A man attacked by a baseball bat-wielding college student is suing the school where the attack happened, saying it failed to protect the community...

Top 10 Historically Black College and University (HBCU) Successes of 2012

Marybeth Gasman | Posted 03.01.2013 | Black Voices
Marybeth Gasman

In honor of the New Year, we thought we generated this list of the top 10 HBCU successes of the past year. There have been many successes, but these stand out in terms of innovation, boldness, and impact.

Man Shot On Morgan State Campus

Posted 11.30.2012 | College

UPDATE, 5:12 p.m.: Morgan State University police spokesperson Jarrett Carter told the Towerlight that the shooting victim's name has not been release...

'Friends' Bring New Life To Morgan State Chapel

Posted 11.14.2012 | Black Voices

By Jarrett L. Carter, HBCU Digest A crowd of just over 150 worshipers listened transfixed on a warm August morning as Morgan State University Memor...

Confusion, Alarm, and Fear

Celeste Doaks | Posted 11.14.2012 | College
Celeste Doaks

As I prepared to leave my office to start my 5:30 course, caution was in my mind, but overwhelmingly I was concerned. Were any of my students hurt? Were any professors struck by bullets? Was the shooter still on the loose?

Man Shot At Campus Student Center

AP | Posted 11.13.2012 | College

BALTIMORE — Authorities say a man has been shot in the student center on the campus of Morgan State University. Police say the gunman is still a...

Shooting On Morgan State Campus

Posted 09.12.2012 | Crime

Police in Maryland are investigating an alleged shooting incident on the Morgan State University campus in Baltimore, ABC 2 reports. Reports indica...

University Evaluated Cannibal Suspect Before Attack

AP | SARAH BRUMFIELD | Posted 08.09.2012 | College

BALTIMORE — When a Maryland cannibalism suspect had an outburst last year in a Morgan State University computer lab, college officials evaluated...

Beating Victim Convinced Alleged Cannibal Wanted To 'Consume His Organs,' Attorney Says

AP | SARAH BRUMFIELD | Posted 06.05.2012 | Crime

BALTIMORE (AP) -- A victim left partially blinded by a baseball bat attack at a Maryland university now believes a cannibalism suspect in another case...