The 15th edition of Vital Signs, a comprehensive statistical portrait of Baltimore and its neighborhoods, is now available. The extensive report uses publicly available data to provide a sweeping view of every city neighborhood, from home vacancies to demographic trends.
Amon Anderson, associate director of Acumen America, an organization that is harnessing the power of entrepreneurship to tackle poverty in the United States, will discuss "How Venture Philanthropy Makes a Difference in America" in the next Merrick Engages talk on April 18.
Seven University of Baltimore students have been selected as finalists for the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation's fourth annual "Rise to the Challenge" Pitch Competition, an opportunity to show off new ideas and concepts for businesses before an audience of consumers and entrepreneurial experts. The event will take place on May 3.
For the seventh time, University of Baltimore students are participating in an invaluable exercise: Building a real-life case study for an actual company facing a problem in its growth, strategic positioning, or capabilities. This time, Barcoding Inc. presented a highly technical problem for the group to work on.
Kathea J. Smith has joined the University of Baltimore's Merrick School of Business as assistant dean for enrollment, academic affairs, and student services. Smith brings more than a decade of student service experience in various Maryland higher education institutions and a passion for student recruitment and retention.