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Student Awareness of Henrietta Lacks Story Forms Basis for Sophomore Seminar

Student Awareness of Henrietta Lacks Story Forms Basis for Sophomore SeminarNovember 26, 2014
An opening reception for an extensive University of Baltimore student-based research project on the life of Henrietta Lacks - a black Baltimore woman whose cells were taken without consent in the 1950s and later used by research universities and for-profit pharmaceutical companies to develop vaccines - will be held on Dec. 1. The event, which will feature papers and other scholarship on Lacks, is free and open to the public.

Law Professor: How Can Maryland Immigrants Benefit from Reform?

Law Professor: How Can Maryland Immigrants Benefit from Reform? November 24, 2014
In an op-ed in The Baltimore Sun, Elizabeth Keyes, director of the Immigrant Rights Clinic at the University of Baltimore School of Law, writes that President Obama's announcement about reforms on immigration policy are an opportunity to improve the lives of many immigrants living in Maryland.

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