Governor Larry Hogan’s July 29 COVID-19 Press Conference

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Get some key takeaways from Governor Larry Hogan's July 29 press conference about Maryland's COVID-19 response.
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CCBC to offer free tuition to qualifying students

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By providing students with supplemental aid after the awarding of scholarships, grants and COVID-19 relief funding, CCBC is removing the biggest barrier found in higher education: cost.
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COVID-19 Resources: Planning for a Safe Reopening

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It is important to remember that although we are progressing into reopening, that we continue to fight this deadly virus. It is imperative to follow issued guidelines and adhere to strict safety protocols to protect our employees, our customers, and our communities.
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Greater Baltimore Committee launches COVID-19 Business Recovery Advisory Council to help Baltimore Region’s Economic Recovery

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The council will prioritize identifying and recommending programs, policies and initiatives that can assist small and minority business recovery.
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COVID-19: GBC Coverage and Response

We've compiled a number of resources -- including updates on COVID-19-related legislation and highlighted philanthropic giving by several GBC Member companies -- here to keep you up-to-date on all of the GBC's efforts.
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BBJ: UM Global Campus president: Online education could be key to making college affordable

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"As I look into the future of higher [education], I don't think this will be an online versus onsite dichotomy, I think this will be an affordability issue," Javier Miyares said during a webinar hosted by the Greater Baltimore Committee.
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The Daily Record: Md. university leaders say twin crises are taking a toll on campuses

At a panel discussion sponsored by the Greater Baltimore Committee on June 8, college leaders said they are promoting more mental health options and providing forums for participating in the national conversations about racism.
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Maryland Matters: More Md. universities tentatively planning to reopen their campuses in the fall

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During an online forum June 8 sponsored by the Greater Baltimore Committee, leaders of many higher education institutions in the Baltimore area said they are pursuing a hybrid system, which combines in-person instruction with remote learning.
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New McDaniel College graduate program focuses on in-demand careers due to COVID-19

McDaniel College announces a new Workforce Development Scholarship Program for those interested in pursuing a master's degree to enhance, advance or change careers.
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