Maryland passes bill adding $577M for HBCUs, potentially ending long-running lawsuit

Maryland passes bill adding $577M for HBCUs, potentially ending long-running lawsuit

Dive Brief:  The Maryland General Assembly passed a bill Sunday that would add nearly $580 million in funding over the next decade to the state’s four historically black universities.  The funding could also end a prolonged lawsuit arguing that Maryland has underfunded its HBCUs and undercut their programs by launching similar ones at predominantly white institutions […]