Baltimore Sun 2021 Hall of Fame includes GBC Board Members and President & CEO Don Fry

GBC's Don Fry (left) with The Sun's Trif Alatzas
The Baltimore Sun has named Donald C. Fry, President and CEO of the Greater Baltimore Committee, and five GBC Board members to its 2021 Business and Civic Hall of Fame.
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Morgan State receives Apple Innovation Grant to expand silicon and hardware technologies

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Morgan's Innovation Grant will provide funding and other support from Apple for lab space, guest lectures, scholarships and fellowships, faculty training, curriculum support and more.
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BBJ: Whiting-Turner commits $300K to support Morgan State construction, engineering students

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The move comes in response to the financial barriers some of the historically black university's students and their families have faced amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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The Daily Record: Morgan State receives historic $40M donation from venture philanthropist

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Morgan State University, Maryland’s preeminent public urban research university and the state’s largest historically Black college or university, received a $40 million gift on December 15, 2020.
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Morgan State announces no increase of tuition & fees for 2020/2021 academic year

Historically, Morgan has been at the forefront of Maryland’s higher education institutions in terms of the percentage of University resources reallocated and financial assistance provided to students based on need.
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Maryland Matters: More Md. universities tentatively planning to reopen their campuses in the fall

Newsmaker Higher Education panelists
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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BBJ: USM Chancellor Perman: ‘We will not have Covid-free campuses.’

Additional safety measures come with major costs, Dr. Jay Perman explained to a group of Baltimore business leaders during a webinar panel hosted by the Greater Baltimore Committee June 8.
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GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: Higher Education in the COVID-19 Era

Pictured above: Jay Perman, Kim Schatzel, Javier Miyares, Rev. Brian Linnane and David Wilson (left to right) What is the future of higher education? Join the Greater Baltimore Committee; Jay Perman, Chancellor University System of Maryland; Kim Schatzel, President of Towson University; Javier Miyares, President of University of Maryland Global...
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The Daily Record: Four takeaways from David Wilson’s GBC appearance

Dr. David Wilson, Morgan State University
Morgan State University President David J. Wilson addressed the Greater Baltimore Committee’s Newsmaker Speaker Series on Feb. 19.
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