BBJ: Here’s where employers can start in addressing structural racism in the workplace

Bell-McKoy shared some of these essential questions with an online audience of nearly 200 Baltimore businesspeople June 26 during a Greater Baltimore Committee webinar largely focused on the role that structural racism plays in perpetuating wage and other achievement gaps between white and Black folks in America, and in...
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McDaniel College announces Fall 2020 semester reopening plans

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McDaniel College announced key decisions that involve academics, including changes to the undergraduate academic calendar, as well as health and safety, residential life and food service, student support and campus life, and financial matters in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Continue reading
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Morgan State announces no increase of tuition & fees for 2020/2021 academic year

Following a decision that was made prior to the conclusion of the 2020 spring semester, Morgan State University will not be increasing its tuition or fees for the 2020/2021 academic year. Continue reading
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Loyola University Maryland expects to welcome record-breaking Class of 2024

After a challenging spring semester for recruitment due to COVID-19, Loyola University Maryland has exceeded its goal for deposits for the Class of 2024. Continue reading
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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 , 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. Continue reading
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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. Continue reading
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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. Continue reading
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Baltimore City Community College offers free textbooks to students enrolled in summer classes

As a commitment to its students' success, Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) students enrolled in Summer I and Summer II classes are eligible to get textbooks for classes free from BCCC. Continue reading
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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...
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Morgan State University’s School of Global Journalism and Communication earns accreditation

The Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC) voted unanimously to grant Morgan State University’s School of Global Journalism and Communication (SGJC) full accreditation, a first for the school since its launch in 2013. Continue reading
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