University of Baltimore Prof. Eusebio Scornavacca and 14 UB students recently returned from Paris, France, where they lent their expertise to four French startups as part of the Merrick School of Business Global Field Studies Program. In a partnership with Paris&Co business incubator, the students had to tackle real-life business challenges presented by the partner companies.
The University of Baltimore's Center for Digital Communication, Commerce and Culture welcomes Su Chao, a doctoral candidate in management studies and engineering from Dalian University of Technology in China, as its newest research fellow.
In late May/early June, the University of Baltimore will be "ground zero" for an immersive experience that will bring academic scholars into the heart of Baltimore's struggle with urban poverty. The goal? Bring entrepreneurial solutions to long-standing solutions of economic drift.
Vital Signs 16, a comprehensive statistical portrait of Baltimore and its neighborhoods, marks 16 years of continuous monitoring of community-based quality of life indicators. The latest edition of the report, published by the Baltimore Neighborhood Indicators Alliance-Jacob France Institute (BNIA-JFI), tracks more than 100 indicators that take the pulse of neighborhood health and vitality.
Seven University of Baltimore students have been named finalists for the upcoming "Rise to the Challenge" Pitch Competition. The annual event, now in its sixth year, provides an opportunity for UB undergraduates and graduates, from all schools, to pitch ideas and concepts for new and existing businesses before a live audience.