D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser launched a District wide policy on Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Stalking. (Courtesy Photo)
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District Wide Policy on Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Stalking

THE AFRO — January marks the 15th annual National Stalking Awareness Month. […read more]

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Marvin “The Human Eraser” Webster (Courtesy Photo/Morgan State University)(Courtesy Photo/Morgan State University)
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Morgan Alum’s Hall of Fame Journey to Be Chronicled By ESPN

THE AFRO — After more than four decades since leading the Bears to the historic milestone, Marvin Webster is finally being recognized for his impact on the sport. The “Human Eraser”–as Webster was known because of his ability to block shots during his basketball career–will posthumously be inducted into the Small College Basketball Hall of Fame this November. […read more]

Students of Mary E. Rodman Elementary school, where test scores are making prodigious progress.(Mary E. Rodman Elementary School/Courtesy Photo)
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Baltimore Schools Test Scores Rise, Room for Improvement

THE AFRO — Mary E. Rodman was one of BCPSS’s most troubled schools in 2017-2018 school year. District administrators requested all the school’s teachers reapply for their jobs and many were reassigned to other sites.  Today, Rodman is part of a five-school consortium, called the %100 Project combining efforts to improve the performance of each of the schools. […read more]