In an op-ed in The Hill, Carla Barqueiro, assistant professor in UB's School of Public and International Affairs, and graduate research assistant Katherine Teresa Towey say that the United States should be firm in its efforts to assist Syrian refugees.
Ting Zhang, assistant professor in the University of Baltimore's Merrick School of Business, tells the Baltimore Business Journal that an uptick in local manufacturing is likely due in part to federal incentives for workforce training and development.
For the Nov. 23 edition of UB's 'Divided Baltimore' class, acclaimed author and activist Wes Moore and long-time community leader J.C. Faulk will discuss the future of neighborhood development and revitalization. As always, the class is free and open to the public.
The University of Baltimore is one of more than 200 colleges and universities to sign the American Campuses Act on Climate, a White House-led effort to bring together higher education institutions to call for action on emissions reduction and a more sustainable future.
A new survey by the University of Baltimore's Schaefer Center for Public Policy finds that a large majority of Marylanders believe that police are doing a good job of fighting crime in their locale. But for many, this support is tempered by an impression that officers are not treating blacks and other minorities the same as whites.
The University of Baltimore's Ethics Bowl team has qualified for the National Ethics Bowl in Washington, D.C. next February, by finishing in the top five at the Southeast Regional Ethics Bowl this past weekend in Florida. It's the first time a UB team has qualified.
Spotlight UB, the University of Baltimore's live performance series, will continue its history of providing UB students with a space to perform before a campus audience and the surrounding community during its second annual "Baltimore Voices" event on Nov. 17.