Pension Crisis, Future of Work Should Have HBCUs on Philanthropic High Alert

As HBCUs nationwide celebrated commencement ceremonies in recent weeks, two institutions made headlines with extraordinary gifts from their most active philanthropic groups. Morgan State University and Howard University announced gifts […]

Can Maryland HBCUs Survive the State's Higher Ed Mess?

University System of Maryland Chancellor Robert Caret will step down from his post next year, following months of criticism for the handling of a University of Maryland football player death […]

Chorus Grows in Support of Settling Maryland HBCU Lawsuit. But Are They Actually Saying Anything?

Seems like the circles of legislative influences in Maryland are starting to widen in support of a swift settlement for the state’s 13-year federal discrimination lawsuit involving its four historically […]

WATCH: New Morgan State Head Football Coach Tyrone Wheatley's Non-Football Highlight Reel

Former University of Michigan standout and NFL veteran running back Tyrone Wheatley will be introduced as the next head football coach at Morgan State University next week. Wheatley, whose coaching […]

Morgan State Posts 100% Pass Rate on NCLEX Nursing Exam

Morgan State University is the latest historically black college to post a perfect passage rate on the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN), the nationally required test for nursing credentialing. Nine […]

Digest After Dark – Have Ya'll Heard About This HBCU Lawsuit in Maryland?

We discuss the latest phase of the landmark federal lawsuit involving Maryland’s four HBCUs, changes in West Virginia’s higher ed oversight structure, and preview upcoming accreditation decisions.