black colleges http://wrkf.org en Amid A Rough Patch, Howard University Faces Flagging Morale http://wrkf.org/post/hit-wth-rough-patch-howard-university-faces-flagging-morale Howard University, one of the country's most prominent historically black schools, has hit a rough patch in recent months.<p>The school's Faculty Senate recently voted no confidence in leaders of the school's Board of Trustees. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 22:46:00 +0000 Hansi Lo Wang 18376 at http://wrkf.org Amid A Rough Patch, Howard University Faces Flagging Morale Recent Findings Question State Support Of Black Colleges http://wrkf.org/post/recent-findings-question-state-support-black-colleges This week, a federal judge <a href="http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2013-10-08/news/bs-md-black-colleges-rulling-20131007_1_black-institutions-black-colleges-hbcus">found</a> that historically black colleges in Maryland were harmed when better-funded traditionally white institutions offered up the same degree programs in the state.<p>Tricia Bishop of <em>The Baltimore Sun</em> summed up the judge's ruling this way:<p><blockquote><p>"The 60-page opinion ... Thu, 10 Oct 2013 16:40:38 +0000 Gene Demby 17306 at http://wrkf.org Recent Findings Question State Support Of Black Colleges