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Faculty Authors Celebration, Oct. 23

October 21, 2013
Contact: University Relations
Phone: 410.837.5739

Every two years, Langsdale Library and the Office of the Provost recognize the book publishing accomplishments of our faculty. This year, Faculty Authors is on Wednesday, Oct. 23, from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., on the second floor of Langsdale Library, 1420 Maryland Ave. Following a brief reception, UB Provost Joseph Wood will offer remarks, and each faculty member who has published a a book since the last celebration will be recognized with a framed copy of their book cover. One framed copy will also be displayed in the library. This event is free and open to the entire UB community.

To R.S.V.P. to the event, visit the UB calendar.

This year's faculty and their book titles are:

Alberto M. Bento and Anil Aggarwal
Cloud Computing Service and Deployment Models, Layers and Management

John Bessler
Cruel and Unusual: The American Death Penalty and the Founders' Eighth Amendment

Barry Brownstein
The Inner Work of Leadership

Laura Bryan
Using Industrial Organizational Psychology for the Greater Good: Helping Those Who Help Others

Tom Carney
Barack Obama: The Fulfillment of an American Dream

Steven D. Cohen
Lessons from the Podium: Public Speaking as a Leadership Art
On the Path to Success: Readings and Resources

Public Speaking: The Path to Success

Eric Easton
Mobilizing the Press: Defending the First Amendment in the Supreme Court

Garrett Epps
American Epic: Reading the U.S. Constitution
Wrong and Dangerous: Ten Right-Wing Myths about Our Constitution

Leigh Goodmark
A Troubled Marriage: Domestic Violence and the Legal System

Michael Higginbotham
Ghosts of Jim Crow: Ending Racism in Post-Racial America

Joshua Kassner
Rwanda and the Moral Obligation of Humanitarian Intervention

Michael Meyerson
Endowed by Our Creator: The Birth of Religious Freedom in America

Heather Pfeifer
Write & Wrong: Writing within Criminal Justice

Steve Scalet
Markets, Ethics, and Business Ethics

Jane Sellman
Introducing the Penny

Jeffrey Ian Ross
The Globalization of Supermax Prisons
Encyclopedia of Street Crime in America

Byron Warnken
Maryland Criminal Procedure

John Willis
Maryland Politics and Government

Cheryl Wilson
Fashioning the Silver Fork Novel

Marion Winik
Highs in the Low Fifties

Ting Zhang
Entrepreneurship & Economic Growth in China

Langsdale Library keeps a list of all the faculty author's book titles in its catalog.

The University of Baltimore is a member of the University System of Maryland and comprises the College of Public Affairs, the Merrick School of Business, the UB School of Law and the Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences.