University of Notre Dame Professor Susan Ohmer, an expert on the power of communication, will discuss the influence of Disney's "princess culture" on American families on Oct. 16, as a guest of the University of Baltimore's Klein Family School of Communications Design.
School of Law Dean Ronald Weich, along with four professors from the school and their guests, will discuss the importance of the U.S. Constitution in the daily lives of Baltimoreans within the context of the Freddie Gray case, as UB celebrates Constitution Day on Sept. 17.
The University of Baltimore's Hoffberger Center for Professional Ethics will join the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to host two events exploring ethical themes inherent in music. Both are free and open to the public.
The publication of LGBT Baltimore, a book of photos and recollections spanning a half century of the history of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people in Baltimore, will be celebrated at UB on Sept. 28. The event will feature photos and artifacts from the GLCCB Collection in UB's Langsdale Library.
Jazz pianist and composer Lafayette Gilchrist will present a special performance, entitled Dark Matter, as part of the University of Baltimore's Spotlight UB series on Sept. 18. The concert will be recorded live.
Divya Hazel, a student in the University of Baltimore's Negotiations and Conflict Management graduate program, recently received recognition for her work in the United States Air Force's Workforce Recruitment Program.
Startup Maryland's "Pitch Across Maryland" bus tour will stop for a rally and business pitch session at UB on Sept. 29. Student entrepreneurs will pitch their best ideas and concepts for new businesses with several successful business leaders.
The Sept. 14 edition of the University of Baltimore class, "Divided Baltimore: How Did We Get Here? Where Do We Go?," will feature three guest lecturers focused on the topic of segregation and the various forms it takes across Baltimore communities.
Steven D. Cohen, assistant professor in the University of Baltimore's Klein Family School of Communications Design, tells the national media outlet Slate that developing public speaking skills can be life-changing.