Delmarva Today 02-14-2020

Feb 14, 2020

University of Maryland Eastern Shore

We look at historically black colleges and universities as they sue the State of Maryland for financial compensation for the disparity in funding compared to white institutions. Delmarva Public Radio's Don Rush talks with James White, president of the UMES-Tri-County Alumni Association.

In the second half, members of the the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention descended on Annapolis this week to lobby for legislation that would help local community efforts. Delmarva Public Radio's Don Rush spoke with Kat Olbrich, director of the Maryland and Delaware Area for the ASFP, about what they hope to accomplish and the increasing suicide rate in the United States.