Just a little bit of bragging about our faculty, staff, students and alumni.
2015 UB Ethics Bowl Team
Pictured l to r: Therman Morris, Anna Alrub, Raquel Bowing, Abby Salazar (team captain), Fred Guy (faculty coach), Keannu Smith-Brown and Moses Wamalwa
The University of Baltimore's Ethics Bowl team finished in the top five at the Southeast Regional Ethics Bowl held in St. Petersburg, FL on Nov. 14, which qualified them for the National Intercollegiate Bowl to be held in February 2016.
student, Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing and Publishing Arts program
"Lady Brion," an accomplished spoken word poet, was selected to compete in the 2015 Individual World Poetry Slam held October 7-10 in Washington, D.C. Lady Brion placed 26th out of 96 competitors.
professor, Division of Science, Information Arts and Technologies
Alkhateeb was named "Adviser of the Year" at the 2015 Eubie Awards Ceremony. The award recognizes Alkhateeb's dedication to working with UB's Muslim Student Association to provide them with support, guidance and leadership.
associate professor, Klein Family School of Communications Design
Matanle was awarded a Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC) 2015 Individual Artist Award for playwriting. He received a grant for $3,000 to honor his achievement and support further advancement in his career.
assistant professor, Division of Science, Information Arts and Technologies
Walsh was awarded a $42,000 Google Faculty Research Award to support his intergenerational design team, KidsteamUB.