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'Divided Baltimore' Class Returns This Fall

'Divided Baltimore' Class Returns This Fall

August 23, 2016

"Divided Baltimore," a highly successful, experiential-based class launched by the University of Baltimore in fall 2015, will return to campus this fall through the University’s College of Public Affairs.

Langsdale Library Special Collections Presents: 'Meeting Basic Needs: Structural Inequality and Public Services in Baltimore'

Langsdale Library Special Collections Presents: 'Meeting Basic Needs: Structural Inequality and Public Services in Baltimore'

August 22, 2016

Two presentations from the University of Baltimore's Langsdale Library Special Collections, both set for Aug. 31, will provide a historical perspective on Baltimore's ability to meet basic needs in education, public safety, public health and more. The symposium is the result of work by the library's summer fellows, who conducted research into the various agencies and services that met public needs from the 1960s through the 1990s.

Health Systems Management Student Awarded Douglas Sheppard Memorial Scholarship

Health Systems Management Student Awarded Douglas Sheppard Memorial Scholarship

August 19, 2016

Christine Hunter, a senior health systems management student at the University of Baltimore, was awarded the prestigious Douglas Sheppard Memorial Scholarship, sponsored by the Maryland Association of Health Care Executives. The award goes to one graduate and one undergraduate healthcare administration or management student who has exhibited ethical behavior, demonstrated leadership qualities and contributed to their school's knowledge base through active participation in student activities.

Prof. Tiefer's Legal Expertise in Procurement Makes National News, Twice in One Week

Prof. Tiefer's Legal Expertise in Procurement Makes National News, Twice in One Week

August 17, 2016

University of Baltimore School of Law Professor Charles Tiefer's expertise in government contracting and procurement has led him to be a valuable source in two national news articles this week—one regarding a major federal facility at the south Texas border, and the other a growing proxy war involving India and Pakistan.

UB Business Student, Arts and Sciences Alumna Win Top Awards for Entrepreneurs at National Urban League Competition

UB Business Student, Arts and Sciences Alumna Win Top Awards for Entrepreneurs at National Urban League Competition

August 17, 2016

The National Urban League's 2016 Small Business Matters Entrepreneurship Summit, held in Baltimore on Aug. 6, gave awards to two from UB: Takia Ross, B.A. '11, won $10,000 for her presentation on her start-up business, Pretty Mobile. Monique Reid, a student in UB's entrepreneurship program, earned $5,000 for her business, Advanced Laboratory Services.

Prof. Kassner: We Say 'Black Lives Matter'—Because It Needs to Be Said

Prof. Kassner: We Say 'Black Lives Matter'—Because It Needs to Be Said

August 15, 2016

Writing in The Baltimore Sun, Joshua J. Kassner, associate professor of philosophy at the University of Baltimore and director of the undergraduate programs in jurisprudence and philosophy in the Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences, says the "Black Lives Matter" movement has spurred an important conversation about race within his own family.

Arts Students Still Being Accepted for UB's New Partnership with Everyman Theatre, Hippodrome Foundation

Arts Students Still Being Accepted for UB's New Partnership with Everyman Theatre, Hippodrome Foundation

August 11, 2016

It's not too late for arts-oriented students to enroll as part of the University of Baltimore's new partnership with the Everyman Theatre and the Hippodrome Foundation: a performance studies pathway leading to a major in Integrated Arts, with many opportunities to study performance, writing and even the business of theater.

UB Police Receive Reaccreditation

UB Police Receive Reaccreditation

August 11, 2016

The University of Baltimore Police Department has received reaccreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc.

Health and Human Services Professor: Health Outcomes Differ Depending on Social Support Systems

Health and Human Services Professor: Health Outcomes Differ Depending on Social Support Systems

August 9, 2016

Interviewed in HealthDay, Christine Spencer, professor in the School of Health and Human Services and the School of Public and International Affairs and interim dean of the Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Baltimore, says all kinds of health outcomes can be affected by a patient's social support system.

Law Professor: North Carolina Law Was a Clear Attempt to Curb Voting Rights

Law Professor: North Carolina Law Was a Clear Attempt to Curb Voting Rights

August 9, 2016

Professor José Anderson contributed an op-ed to The AFRO about a decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit that invalidated a North Carolina voter law enacted by the state legislature. As other states' similar laws are struck down, Anderson says, "We can only hope this trend continues to banish forever such anti-democratic, unconstitutional illegal practices."

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Last Published 6/9/16