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Prof. Boyd: 'Read (and Write) Better Books' - Don't Waste Time on Authors' Subpar, Superfluous Work

Prof. Boyd: 'Read (and Write) Better Books' - Don't Waste Time on Authors' Subpar, Superfluous Work

July 25, 2017

Writing in The Huffington Post, Betsy Boyd, lecturer in the University of Baltimore's Klein Family School of Communications Design, says that the current trend toward studying the unreleased or posthumously published works of authors may prove to be a scholarly dead end. Writers like the late Edward Albee, who did not want his unfinished work to see the light of day, have a good point, Boyd says.

New Baltimore Interactive Map, Highlighting Arts and Culture, Launched by BNIA-JFI

New Baltimore Interactive Map, Highlighting Arts and Culture, Launched by BNIA-JFI

July 24, 2017

Baltimore Neighborhood Indicators Alliance-Jacob France Institute has launched the GEOLOOM map, an online, interactive portrait of Baltimore City featuring arts and culture information along with community indicators such as census demographics, children and family health, and crime and safety data.

Business School Advising Appointments for Undergraduates Available Aug. 5

Business School Advising Appointments for Undergraduates Available Aug. 5

July 20, 2017

On Saturday, Aug 5, the University of Baltimore's Merrick School of Business will offer advising appointments for undergraduates seeking information and advice regarding classes, majors, etc. Sign up today!

Prof. Sloan to Revise Classic Book on Writing for Lawyers

Prof. Sloan to Revise Classic Book on Writing for Lawyers

July 20, 2017

University of Baltimore School of Law Professor Amy Sloan will revise Richard C. Wydick's Plain English for Lawyers, the classic work that has been described by The New York Times as "the most popular legal text today." Said Sloan, "I'm thrilled to have the opportunity to work on Plain English for Lawyers. It's a tremendous honor to contribute to this legendary book."

Marc Steiner Show Explores Schaefer Center's Faith-Based Development Certificate

Marc Steiner Show Explores Schaefer Center's Faith-Based Development Certificate

July 19, 2017

The July 17 edition of WEAA's Marc Steiner Show explores the Baltimore Faith-Based Development Certificate program, a joint effort by UB's Schaefer Center for Public Policy and Enterprise Community Partners to provide training and technical assistance to houses of worship in Baltimore that want to develop affordable housing and community facilities in the city.

It's 'Game On' as UB's 'Mystic Lands of Gamescape' Opens with Artscape, July 21

It's 'Game On' as UB's 'Mystic Lands of Gamescape' Opens with Artscape, July 21

July 17, 2017

The University of Baltimore will join Baltimore's annual Artscape event with "The Mystic Lands of Gamescape," an interactive showcase for gaming and a celebration of UB's lauded program in Simulation and Game Design, starting July 21.

Latest Edition of Business School Newsletter, Now Online

Latest Edition of Business School Newsletter, Now Online

July 17, 2017

The summer 2017 edition of The Merrick Exchange, the official newsletter of the University of Baltimore's Merrick School of Business, is now available online. Find out what Merrick students, faculty, alumni and supporters are up to, and what's coming up for the school next.

Adjunct Writing Professor Wins Ohio State University Non-Fiction Prize

Adjunct Writing Professor Wins Ohio State University Non-Fiction Prize

July 14, 2017

Anthony Moll, M.F.A. '14, adjunct faculty in the University of Baltimore's undergraduate writing program, is the winner of the 2017 Non/Fiction Collection Prize from literary magazine The Journal. The Non/Fiction Collection Prize is awarded annually to a book-length collection of short stories, essays, or a combination of the two, and carries a cash award of $1,500 and publication with The Ohio State University Press.

UB Student William Shorter Named to USM Board of Regents

UB Student William Shorter Named to USM Board of Regents

July 13, 2017

University of Baltimore student William A. "Will" Shorter has been appointed by Gov. Larry Hogan to serve as the student representative to the University System of Maryland Board of Regents. In this role, he will represent the interests of several thousand students from the USM's 12 institutions.

Summer Philosophy Camp Encourages High Schoolers to Ask 'the Big Questions'

Summer Philosophy Camp Encourages High Schoolers to Ask 'the Big Questions'

July 10, 2017

The University of Baltimore's inaugural Philosophy Camp is encouraging a small group of high school students to ask the "big questions" of life, of themselves and each other.

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