Maryland HBCU

Town Hall Meetings

The Maryland HBCU Town Hall series agenda will include an overview of documented, historic racism and discrimination in Maryland's institutions of higher education, panel discussions on the 13-year long lawsuit, and perspectives on the value and significance of Maryland's HBCUs from students, alumni, faculty, advocates, legislators, and the media.

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

6:00 - 8:00 pm

Wiley H. Bates Legacy Center

1101 Smithville St., Annapolis, MD

Moderators:

John B. King

President, EdTrust and

former US Secretary of Education

in the Obama Administration

and

Sharon Y. Blake

Maryland HBCU Advocates,

former President, Baltimore Teachers Union and

2018 Candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Maryland 

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

6:00 - 8:00 pm

Prince George's County

Education Association (PGCEA)

8008 Marlboro Pike, Forestville, MD

Moderators:

Rohulamin Quander

Retired Senior Administrative Judge, District of Columbia and Founder, Quander Historical and Educational Society, Inc.

and

Sharon Y. Blake

Maryland HBCU Advocates,

former President, Baltimore Teachers Union and

2018 Candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Maryland 

Saturday, January 4, 2020 (tent.)

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Baltimore Teachers Union

5800 Metro Drive, Baltimore, MD

Thursday, January 9, 2020 (tent.)

6:00 - 8:00 pm

Windsor Mill MS

8300 Windsor Mill Rd., Windsor Mill, MD

Saturday, January 11, 2020

1:00 - 3:00 pm

Reginald F. Lewis Museum

830 E. Pratt St., Baltimore, MD

Panelists Include:

 

Chief Judge Robert M. Bell (retired)

Morgan State University Alum, first African-American Chief Judge-Maryland Court of Appeals

Pace J. McConkie

Morgan State University's Robert M. Bell Center for Civil Rights in Higher Education

Judge T. Michael Peay

Coppin State University Alum, Organization of American States Tribunal

Delegate Charles E. Sydnor III

State of Maryland-District 44B

Dr. Alvin Thornton 

Associate Provost, Howard University | Chairman, Prince George's County School Board

​Brandon F. Cooper

1st Vice Chair, Maryland Republican Party

Rev. Charles W. McNeill, Jr.

Faith Community Liaison, Prince George's County | Senior Pastor, Unity Baptist Church

Eze. Chinedu Nwokeafor

Morgan State University Alum and Graduate Student, Earl G. Graves School of Business

Kayla Moore

Coppin State University Alum | Teacher, Prince George's County Public Schools

Branndon D. Jackson

Economist and Senior Business Analyst, Exelon

The Maryland HBCU Town Hall series is part of 100 Days of Action! which kicked off on November 13th at the Maryland HBCU Call To Action Rally in Annapolis, MD. The purpose of the Town Hall series is to educate, inform, and inspire citizens to work with Maryland HBCU Advocates and the Maryland Legislative Black Caucus to ensure the successful settlement of the 13-year long federal lawsuit involving The Coalition for Equity and Excellence in Maryland Higher Education.