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Inside the Virtual Classroom: As UB Law Courses Shift to Online Learning, Alumni Step Up to Assist

Students returned to class last week ready for the home stretch of the spring semester. However, like many colleges and universities across the nation, the return to class looked a little different than normal. And some alumni are stepping up … Continue reading

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UB School of Law’s Center for Families, Children and the Courts Adjusts Outreach in Response to COVID-19

While the University of Baltimore School of Law and Baltimore City Public Schools are physically closed but still engaged in the business of education, UB Law’s Center for Families, Children and the Courts (CFCC) staff and Student Fellows are pivoting … Continue reading

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UB Law’s SBA Launches Diversity Council to Foster Inclusivity and Increase Cultural Competency

This post was written by Matthew Michael, a 3L who is director of diversity and inclusion for the SBA. This semester, the UB School of Law’s Student Bar Association launched a Diversity Council. The Council will strive to create opportunities … Continue reading

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The Hon. Mark Scurti, J.D. ’91, Incoming MSBA President, To Be UB School of Law Commencement Speaker in May

The Hon. Mark Scurti, associate judge in the District Court of Maryland, will be the keynote speaker for UB School of Law’s Commencement ceremony on May 18, 2020. Scurti is an alumnus of UB Law, Class of 1991, as well … Continue reading

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UB School of Law LLM Tax Student Wins Federal Bar Association’s Tax Law Writing Competition

Elizabeth Burlington, J.D. ’12, has won first place in the Federal Bar Association’s (FBA) 2020 Donald C. Alexander Tax Law Writing Competition. Burlington is currently enrolled in UB’s LLM Tax program and is assistant director of UB’s Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic. … Continue reading

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UB Law Forum Symposium on Feb. 11 Addresses Relevance of City Charter in Today’s Baltimore

How relevant is the Baltimore City Charter, originally created in 1898, in a 21st-century Baltimore? That is the question a panel of current and former elected officials will address on Tuesday, Feb. 11 at the UB Law Forum Symposium, “The … Continue reading

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PreLaw Magazine Names UB School of Law Tops for African Americans and Students Interested in Public Service Law

The Winter 2020 issue of preLaw magazine, available Jan. 29, recognizes UB School of Law as a top school for diversity, as well as a top school for placing graduates in public service jobs. Specifically, the magazine named UB Law … Continue reading

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