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Loyola University Maryland is a private Jesuit university in Baltimore, Maryland.Established as Loyola College in Maryland by John Early and eight other members of the Society of Jesus in 1852, it is the ninth-oldest Jesuit college in the United States and the first college in the United States to bear the name of St. Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus.
Mount St. Mary's University (The Mount) is a private Roman Catholic university in Emmitsburg, Maryland. It includes the largest Catholic seminary in the United States. The undergraduate programs are divided between the College of Liberal Arts, the Richard J. Bolte School of Business, and the School of Natural Science and Mathematics.
SECU Stadium is an outdoor athletic stadium on the campus of the University of Maryland in College Park, Maryland.It is the home of Maryland Terrapins football and men's lacrosse teams, which compete in the Big Ten Conference.
On March 6, 1856, the forerunner of today's University of Maryland was chartered as the Maryland Agricultural College. Two years later, Charles Benedict Calvert (1808–1864), a future U.S. Representative (Congressman) from the sixth congressional district of Maryland, 1861–1863, during the American Civil War and descendant of the first Lord Baltimores, colonial proprietors of the Province ...
Some faculty members resigned in protest. The New York Times reported in December 1976 that "Queens College, considered the jewel in the university's crown, has been particularly hard hit by the cuts, which have gone to the heart of the faculty." All hiring and building on campus was halted. By 1984 student enrollment had declined to 15,000.
Between 1939 and 1953, Pembroke State was the only state-supported four-year college for Indians in the United States. In 1969 the college became Pembroke State University, a regional university that was incorporated into the University of North Carolina system in 1972. The first master's degree program was implemented in 1978.
St. John Fisher University is a private liberal arts college in Pittsford, New York. It is named after John Fisher , an English Catholic cardinal and saint. It was named St. John Fisher College until July 1, 2022.