| Nov 12, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Claudia Diamond must have been one of the fortunate few law school graduates who had the benefit of a significant scholarship or finished her education with no significant debt to repay ("Bar exam does not a lawyer make," Nov. 7). And if she ever provided...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Most ACC schools, including Virginia Tech and Virginia, continue to outpace their Division I and power-conference peers in graduating athletes.
Among the four Division I institutions in Hampton Roads, only William and Mary trumps national averages for...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 5:14 PM
California has shared two conference football championships since 1960. Its basketball team has won one title during that time.
Now the Bears sit atop the Pac-12 Conference schools in the least desirable standings.
Golden Bears athletes have the worst...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 10:30 AM
I support of letter writer Claudia Diamond's idea that new lawyer applicants in Maryland should be required to perform a set number of pro bono volunteer hours before being awarded a license to practice ("Bar exam does not a lawyer make," Nov. 7)
| Oct 25, 2013
| 5:25 PM
UConn got good news from the NCAA regarding Kentan Facey. The highly touted freshman will be allowed to play this year and will have a full four years of eligibility.
Facey announced the news on Twitter at noon Friday. "UConn compliance staff is serious!...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 4:21 PM
I am one of the African American males who, according to The National Academy of Education, make up less than 2 percent of the nation's public school teachers.
It's a statistic that came out just a few months after CNN reported that black male...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 4:06 PM
A Delaware beach resort town that was the scene last June of a teenage party visited by Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler issued a statement Monday criticizing parents who rent homes there for "senior week" celebrations.
| Nov 20, 2013
| 1:45 PM
The Korean War Veterans Memorial in Washington might seem an odd place for a play memorializing a Howard County couple. But on a pleasant summer evening earlier this year, that’s exactly what was showing.
The play was “Unforgettable: Letters...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 9:58 AM
The number of students dropping out of Glendale Unified high schools has declined significantly during the past four years, from 120 during the 2009-10 school year to 35 last year, according to a new report.
However, the number of graduates meeting...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 11:14 AM
The city social services workers who sent dozens of local foster care youth to an unlicensed out-of-state religious school that hands out high school diplomas in exchange for a $500 fee and a single day of tests may have thought they were helping smooth...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Your report about Baltimore City foster care youth sent to earn high school diplomas at Philadelphia's Crooked Places Christian academy "made straight" a dilemma that the City Council's Education Committee and its partners have long anticipated and...