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First-of-Its-Kind Course to Examine 'Universe' of Cinematic Storytelling, Perspectives in Ongoing Marvel Films

First-of-Its-Kind Course to Examine 'Universe' of Cinematic Storytelling, Perspectives in Ongoing Marvel Films

September 16, 2014

A new University of Baltimore course, to be offered in spring 2015, will scrutinize the intricately plotted world of Marvel films—the Iron Man, Thor and Captain America series, characters from the Avengers, and now the Guardians of the Galaxy movie, which is widely expected to be the highest grossing film of 2014. The course, "Media Genres: Media Marvels," will examine how Marvel's series of interconnected films and television shows, plus related media and comic book sources and Joseph Campbell's monomyth of the "hero's journey," offer important insights into modern culture.

President Schmoke on WYPR: 'UB Will Continue to Grow'

President Schmoke on WYPR: 'UB Will Continue to Grow'

September 15, 2014

In an appearance on WYPR's Maryland Morning program, University of Baltimore President Kurt Schmoke says UB will continue to grow as it has over the past decade, meeting the needs of a variety of student populations.

Soprano Buonaiuto Kicks Off Fall Season at UB, Sept. 18

Soprano Buonaiuto Kicks Off Fall Season at UB, Sept. 18

September 11, 2014

Soprano Danielle Buonaiuto and pianist Bethany Pietroniro will perform a range of music to the poetry of ee cummings, as the University of Baltimore's live performance series, Spotlight UB, kicks off its fall 2014 season on Sept. 18.

UB Welcomes Startup Maryland Bus Stop and Rally, Sept. 18

UB Welcomes Startup Maryland Bus Stop and Rally, Sept. 18

September 11, 2014

Now in its third year, Startup Maryland's "Pitch Across Maryland" bus tour will stop for a rally and business pitch session at the University of Baltimore on Sept. 18. Budding entrepreneurs from the University of Baltimore and beyond—specifically, winners of the University's Rise to the Challenge Pitch Competition and the UB Entrepreneurship Fellows—will have a chance to share their ideas and concepts for new businesses with several successful business leaders.

UB Faculty Open M.F.A.'s Fall Reading Series, Sept. 22

UB Faculty Open M.F.A.'s Fall Reading Series, Sept. 22

September 11, 2014

Five professors from the University of Baltimore's acclaimed M.F.A. in Creative Writing & Publishing Arts will read from their own works as UB's Fall Reading Series gets underway on Sept. 22. Faculty members Betsy Boyd, Jane Delury, Kendra Kopelke, Steve Matanle, and Marion Winik each will present selections from their own original writings, including poetry, fiction, essays and personal memoirs.

University Counselors: Attend Program on Challenges of Service Members, Veterans in College, Oct. 31

University Counselors: Attend Program on Challenges of Service Members, Veterans in College, Oct. 31

September 10, 2014

The University of Baltimore and the Center for Deployment Psychology will host a one-day training opportunity for licensed mental health professionals and other staff who work in a college or university setting and who regularly engage with military service members or veterans who are attending school. The credit-eligible program, entitled "Would You Recognize Me If I Weren't in Uniform?," will take place on Oct. 31.

UB Marks Constitution Day with Supreme Court Preview, Sept. 17

UB Marks Constitution Day with Supreme Court Preview, Sept. 17

September 8, 2014

The University of Baltimore will celebrate Constitution Day on Wednesday, Sept. 17 with a preview of key cases that will be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court in the 2014 term.

Business Professor: 'Technology is a Huge Field, But You Have to Keep Up'

Business Professor: 'Technology is a Huge Field, But You Have to Keep Up'

September 8, 2014

In an interview on WJZ-TV, University of Baltimore Merrick School of Business Professor Danielle Fowler says that technology holds career promises for all kinds of students - but they must stay on top of the latest developments in order to succeed.

Schaefer Center's Certified Public Manager Program Hosts Information Sessions for Nonprofit, Public Sector Leaders

Schaefer Center's Certified Public Manager Program Hosts Information Sessions for Nonprofit, Public Sector Leaders

September 4, 2014

The Maryland Certified Public Manager Program, administered by the University of Baltimore's Schaefer Center for Public Policy, will host a series of information sessions for public sector and nonprofit managers who are interested in strengthening their management skills and exploring new ways of improving their organizations.

'Moral Response to the Israeli Palestinian Conflict,' Sept. 4

'Moral Response to the Israeli Palestinian Conflict,' Sept. 4

September 3, 2014

Faheem Younus, the Baltimore president of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA and a senior fellow at the University of Baltimore's Hoffberger Center for Professional Ethics, will present a discussion, "A Moral Response to the Israeli Palestinian Conflict," on Sept. 4.

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