Baltimore uprising

Baltimore photographer says pictures can change the news narrative

November 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Billy Owens Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer Photographer Devin Allen spoke to Towson University students on Thursday. Photo by Billy Owens. Only three amateur photographers have ever had their photos used on the cover of Time magazine. One of them, Devin Allen, gave a guest lecture to about 50 [...]

Black Lives Matter activist urges students to get involved

March 15, 2016 // 0 Comments

By D’Angela Dixon Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer Black Lives Matter activist Kwame Rose came to Towson University last week and urged students to get involved in their communities to make the world a better place. “There is no clear pathway to success,” Rose said during his keynote [...]

Workshop explores aftermath of Freddie Gray’s death

November 21, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Ana Hall-DeFoor Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer Baltimore residents who participated in a free workshop Nov. 7 that examined the death of Freddie Gray and media coverage of the protests that followed said they felt inspired by the program and hope to get more involved in their community. “You [...]