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UPDATE: Commencement Speaker Extravaganza: Baseball Players, Hollywood Directors, and More!



Well, we know one person who is not going to be a graduation speaker this year. (That would be Hopkins’s Dr. Ben Carson, who opted not to give the speech at the graduation for the Johns Hopkins Medical School after students protested his homophobic remarks.) Here’s who’s speaking at local schools this year:

Morgan State Prof. Charged with Defrauding Nat’l Science Foundation of $200K


In a down economy, it seems more and more Americans are turning to fraud. And more and more are getting caught. The latest allegations of accumulating wealth under false pretenses are aimed at Morgan State University professor Manoj Kumar Jha, 45. Jha received a total of $200,000 in grant money from the National Science Foundation in 2008 and 2009. Which would be fine, if he had actually been conducting any of the research he claimed he was.