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University of Baltimore Receives EPA Grant to Help Revitalize Urban Watershed

University of Baltimore Receives EPA Grant to Help Revitalize Urban Watershed

July 23, 2014

The University of Baltimore has received an Environmental Protection Agency grant of nearly $60,000 to help clean up a vital portion of the Lower Jones Falls near the UB campus.

'O! Say' Poster Competition Judging Set for Sept. 15

'O! Say' Poster Competition Judging Set for Sept. 15

July 21, 2014

The University of Baltimore will host a special public event on Sept. 15 that will serve as the culmination of its "O! Say, Can You Design a Poster?" competition and provide a platform for the legendary graphic designer, Kit Hinrichs, to deliver a keynote address on the history of the design of the American flag.

Business Professor: It's Never Too Late to Start a New Career

Business Professor: It's Never Too Late to Start a New Career

July 21, 2014

Ting Zhang, assistant professor in the University of Baltimore's School of Public and International Affairs and associate director and research assistant professor in UB's Jacob France Institute, tells Time magazine that more older Americans are recognizing that it makes sense to pursue their business dreams, especially since their fellow seniors also are stepping up to do it.

UB's New President Establishes Scholarship for Baltimore Students

UB's New President Establishes Scholarship for Baltimore Students

July 14, 2014

Kurt L. Schmoke, the new president of the University of Baltimore, has announced a scholarship fund to benefit Baltimore students enrolled in UB's College of Public Affairs. The scholarship is named for Schmoke's younger brother, Murray Alexander Schmoke Jr., who died in a 1994 car accident while volunteering as an English teacher in South Africa.

UB Welcomes Artscape, July 18-20

UB Welcomes Artscape, July 18-20

July 11, 2014

Artscape, the nation's largest free arts festival, will take place on and around the University of Baltimore campus on July 18-20. UB welcomes the more than 350,000 folks who will spend time at this unique gathering of artists, fashion designers, performers and vendors. This year, UB will host Gamescape, a showcase for video games and the endlessly creative people who make them.

UB Foundation Announces Three New Board Members

UB Foundation Announces Three New Board Members

July 9, 2014

The University of Baltimore Foundation has announced the appointment of three new members to its board. The new members, all of whom are alumni of the University of Baltimore, will participate in fundraising and other activities designed to provide financial support to the University.

UB Hosts 5th Annual Baltimore Data Day, July 25

UB Hosts 5th Annual Baltimore Data Day, July 25

June 30, 2014

Baltimore Data Day: Using Indicators for Community Change, a one-day conference designed to help city leaders expand their abilities to use technology and data for the improvement of local communities, will be held on July 25.

Law Professor: Give Adoptees Access to Their Birth Records

Law Professor: Give Adoptees Access to Their Birth Records

June 26, 2014

University of Baltimore School of Law Professor Elizabeth J. Samuels appeared twice in recent coverage by The New York Times of an ongoing effort to change New York state law so that adoptees can access their birth records.

University of Baltimore Declared 'Anchor Institution' by City

University of Baltimore Declared 'Anchor Institution' by City

June 26, 2014

The University of Baltimore has been named one of eight "Anchor Institutions" by the City of Baltimore, joining a coalition of city-based universities and a hospital that provide the essential elements - good jobs, local investments, cultural touchstones and innovative solutions to today's challenges - for strong growth in the city.

University of Baltimore's Schaefer Center for Public Policy Announces New Leadership Advisory Council

University of Baltimore's Schaefer Center for Public Policy Announces New Leadership Advisory Council

June 23, 2014

A new Leadership Advisory Council has been formed for the University of Baltimore's Schaefer Center for Public Policy. The center, housed in UB's College of Public Affairs, includes leaders from the state's public, private and nonprofit sectors.

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