After seeing photos in other yearbooks that shock the conscience today, University of Maryland student Camille Alexander started looking back through old yearbooks in College Park. And she said it didn’t take long to find racist pictures in them.
University of Maryland President Wallace Loh will remain in his position through June 2020, despite his announcement months earlier that he would step down after the fallout over the death of 19-year-old football player Jordan McNair last year.
Less than six months from the planned retirement of University of Maryland President Wallace Loh, the school has yet to begin the search for his successor and WTOP has confirmed that Loh has made it known to the Board of Regents he’s not ready to retire yet.
It’s that time of year when nerves run high around annual performance reviews — but for a certain area university president, things could get particularly awkward.
Rep. Elijah Cummings said after Wednesday’s meeting in Washington he believes Wallace Loh has “done an outstanding job,” and he is hoping he will stay on as president.
The current chair of the Board of Regents, Linda Gooden, told lawmakers that the decision to keep the football coach in place was “a poor decision.”
Nearly a week after the previous chair announced he was stepping down, a new chair was elected Wednesday who promptly apologized to the family of student-athlete Jordan McNair. The board’s reaction to his death has led to a slew of departures from the university’s administration and the football team.
A small group of University of Maryland students at the College Park campus rallied Monday afternoon, demanding institutional changes following the death of football player Jordan McNair.
Maryland’s University System Board of Regents “botched” critical decisions in the wake of its investigation into football player Jordan McNair’s death and needs to undergo a serious review, says Sen. Chris Van Hollen, D-MD.
Another domino fell Thursday in the University of Maryland football scandal as the chairman of the state university system’s Board of Regents announced he intends to resign.
Here is the latest development in the aftermath of University of Maryland football player Jordan McNair’s death.
On My Take, Clinton Yates believes that the University of Maryland made a bad decision keeping the coach and getting rid of the university president after the death of Jordan McNair.
Both DJ Durkin and Athletic Director Damon Evans will return to their positions following weeks of inquiries into the death of Terrapins offensive lineman Jordan McNair. President Wallace Loh will retire in June.
As its self-imposed deadline arrived, the University System of Maryland Board of Regents has not announced a consensus on how the university’s football program should move forward in the wake of the June death of 19-year-old player Jordan McNair.
The departure of members of the athletic department is imminent, and university president Wallace Loh is also said to be on shaky ground. The problems and dysfunction documented in the report involve personnel he hired and was in charge of supervising.
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