Bowie State University

File photo of a student shopping for textbooks. (Photo credit: Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

University System of Md. Program Aims to Battle Rising Book Costs

College textbook prices have increased by 812 percent since 1978, according to the American Enterprise Institute, a D.C. based think tank.

09/04/2013

First Lady Michelle Obama delivers the commencement speech during the Bowie State University graduation ceremony at the Comcast Center on the campus of the University of Maryland on May 17, 2013 in College Park, Md. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

First Lady Laments Lack Of Educational Desire In Parts Of Black Community

Michelle Obama is using an address to college students in Maryland to stress the importance of education to the African-American community.

05/17/2013

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Michelle Obama Speaking at Bowie State Graduation Today

Michelle Obama will speak to roughly 600 graduating seniors from Bowie State University.

05/17/2013

File photo of Michelle Obama. (Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

First Lady to Address Graduates at Bowie State University

Michelle Obama’s commencement speaking schedule includes a stop just miles from the White House.

04/11/2013

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