Eusebio Scornavacca, the Parsons Professor of Digital Innovation and director of the University of Baltimore's Center for Digital Communication, Commerce and Culture, has been invited to speak at a conference focused on digital transformation on June 13. The event aims to help professional developing an understanding of how new digital technologies can be leveraged to dramatically improve performance and organizations' business models.
The Schaefer Center for Public Policy in the University of Baltimore's College of Public Affairs will join The Baltimore Sun and WJZ-TV in co-sponsoring four upcoming candidates' forums, including the Democratic Candidates for Governor, the Democratic Candidates for Baltimore County Executive, the Republican Candidates for Baltimore County Executive, and the Democratic candidates for Baltimore City State's Attorney.
This summer, the University of Baltimore's Hoffberger Center for Professional Ethics will host its second annual Philosophy Camp for Teens. Designed for students entering grades 10, 11 and 12, the on-campus day camp will explore the "big questions" of philosophy: What is good and what is evil? How do I know the right thing to do? What is love, friendship, and the real meaning of life? The free camp will take place July 9-13.
Charles Tumosa, director of the University of Baltimore's
Forensic Studies program, was among a panel of experts who appeared on a recent episode of the British podcast Chips with Everything, where he discussed DNA and privacy in the wake of the arrest of the so-called Golden State Killer.
A new Above the Law overview of law schools' effectiveness at placing students in state clerkships finds the University of Baltimore ranked third nationally, behind only Seton Hall and Rutgers in placing the highest number of the most recent graduating class in state and local clerkships.
In a celebration of the University of Baltimore community's literary work, Skelter - a student-produced journal for UB writers - will host a release party, featuring readings by a selection of the journal's contributors, on May 14.
The final results of the 2018 City Nature Challenge are in, and with the help of the University of Baltimore community, the city is holding its own against some much larger (in population and/or square miles) metropolitan areas in terms of observing and reporting on biodiversity.
For the semester's final event in the University of Baltimore's education series covering the history of Martin Luther King's Poor People's Campaign, Distinguised Professor Emeritus Lenneal J. Henderson will present a one-man play about A. Philip Randolph, acclaimed civil rights leader and labor organizer. Henderson will portray Randolph, who organized the 1963 March on Washington and established the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters, the first American Federation of Labor union under black leadership. The event will take place on May 14.