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Juliette Bell will be stepping down as president of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore at the end of June.

The Salisbury Daily Times reports that in her letter of resignation she said that she was proud of what had been accomplished at the institution.

The paper reports that she will be holding a news conference this morning to elaborate on her impending departure.

Bell noted that the historically black college broke into the ranks of the top 20 HBCU’s according to U.S. News and World Report.

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A University of Maryland campus police officer was critically wounded yesterday during a training exercise with Baltimore police.

The officer was shot in the head by his instructor at the Rosewood Center a closed state psychiatric hospital in Owings Mills.

Officials reported it as an accident but did not give out many details including why live ammunition was being used in a training environment.

Meanwhile, the Baltimore City Police Commissioner has suspended training pending a safety evaluation.