Jane C. Murphy, professor and co-director of the Mediation Clinic for Families in the University of Baltimore School of Law, writes in The Baltimore Sun that low-income families have little choice when it comes to the myriad decisions associated with divorce.
The Washington Post asked Prof. Jeffrey Ian Ross from the University of Baltimore's School of Criminal Justice to analyze the actions of a Texas police officer who was videotaped while breaking up a group of teenagers at a party.
Interviewed on MSNBC, Professor Jeffrey Ian Ross from the University of Baltimore's School of Criminal Justice says that prison officials and inmates, like those in the upstate New York prison where two convicts recently escaped, often have close relationships.
Shelia Higgs Burkhalter, vice president for Student Affairs at the University of Baltimore, received the 2015 National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) Region II Fred Turner Award for Outstanding Service. The award was presented to Burkhalter on June 9 during NASPA's Region II Conference at The George Washington University.
The University of Baltimore's Center for Excellence in Learning, Teaching, and Technology announced that five UB professors will be 2015-16 Fellows for Scholarship of Teaching and Learning. The group will spend the upcoming academic year in an applied research project to investigate the influence of experiential learning on students' ability to understand core concepts in a particular discipline.
The University of Baltimore and Coppin State University are partnering to bring together students and faculty from their respective institutions into a "STEM-rich" environment, where opportunities to teach and learn, grow new and established academic programs, and inspire new job paths for graduates will have a significant impact on Baltimore and beyond.