UB Expresses Support for Families, Loved Ones Following Orlando Tragedy
June 13, 2016
Contact: University Relations
Students, faculty, staff and alumni from the University of Baltimore are joining with millions of others around the world in expressing shock and sadness over the senseless violence that occurred in Orlando this past weekend.
On Monday, June 13 at 12:30 p.m., the University community observed a moment of silence on Gordon Plaza. Community members stood as one to show sympathy and support for those who have been affected by the mass murder.
"UB stands with those who fight injustice, challenge intolerance, and combat hate," said Provost Darlene Smith. "We are committed to creating a campus that is open, accepting and supportive of all people."
Read Baltimore Sun coverage of Marylanders' reaction to the tragedy.