Coppin State University Announces Significant Student Enrollment Growth for Fall 2023

BALTIMORE – Coppin State University has experienced overall growth in student enrollment, which is also accompanied by double-digit enrollment growth among key student groups to start the 2023-2024 academic year. According to institutional data, historically black university in West Baltimore experienced a five percent growth in overall enrollment, with 2101 students enrolling during the Fall


Maryland Public Defender Natasha Dartigue: leading the charge for youth rights and racial equality with Maryland’s Child Interrogation Act

By Imuetinyan Ugiagbe, Special to the AFRO On Oct. 1, 2022, the Child Interrogation Act (CIA) took effect in Maryland.  The Maryland General Assembly successfully enacted several changes during its 2022 legislative session. Among these changes was the initiation of the Juvenile Justice Reform Act, aimed at addressing the treatment of children within the criminal