Thirty years after he proposed a new approach to the nation's drug problems - during a national speech he gave as Baltimore's mayor - University of Baltimore President Kurt L. Schmoke is talking about those remarkably different times in light of the ongoing movement to reform drug laws and bring to a close the "Just Say No" era.
A feature article in JMORE cites the career-spanning work of University of Baltimore School of Law Prof. Michael I. Meyerson as an advocate for minority law students and a strong proponent of a level playing field in all aspects of the legal profession.
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.
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The University of Baltimore community is invited to make a statement about the misconceptions surrounding sexual assault by wearing denim on April 25. Those who participate can check in at the Student Center Lobby for a special token of appreciation and giveaways.
On April 27, 2018, the University of Baltimore will host
Inspired Discoveries, a dedicated session for students to present their research and creative projects before the UB community. Projects may include original work by individuals or teams. Inspired Discoveries is a collaboration of Langsdale Library, the Helen P. Denit Honors Program, the Office of Sponsored Research and the Office of the Provost.
Michael J. Frederick, assistant professor in the Division of Applied Behavioral Science at the University of Baltimore, is receiving attention from around the world for a paper he helped publish on the counterintuitive theory of "biotic revenge."
The Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences, in coordination with Christopher King of Conscious RT, will launch a Dean's Speaker Series, "A Lifetime of Service," featuring talks with local leaders who have positively impacted Baltimore City in their lifetime. It will kick off on May 14 with Beverly Cooper, vice president of The Reginald F. Lewis Foundation.
"Music and Words," a performance that will integrate music by a University of Baltimore faculty member combined with words written by students in UB's M.F.A. in Creative Writing and Publishing Arts program, will take place on May 9.
Two faculty members from the University of Baltimore - Andrea Cantora, assistant professor in the School of Criminal Justice, and John Bessler, associate professor in the School of Law - were among 16 faculty members from throughout the University System of Maryland to be awarded USM Regents Faculty Awards for 2018.
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.