University of Baltmore School of Law Dean Ronald Weich, along with four UB alumni, have been named to the Daily Record's 2014 Influential Marylanders list. The list honors those "who have impacted Maryland's business community and have brought services and success to the region."
Shelia Higgs Burkhalter, associate vice president for Student Affairs at the University of Baltimore, has been named 2014 chair of The Placement Exchange, the largest international student affairs and higher-education placement exchange for student affairs professionals.
Colin Starger, assistant professor in the University of Baltimore School of Law, said on WYPR's Midday with Dan Rodricks show that it is up to citizens to consider how the law should work when it comes to domestic spying.
John Bessler, associate professor in the University of Baltimore School of Law and a noted expert on capital punishment, will speak on the death penalty at the 26th annual Nobel Peace Prize Forum in Minneapolis on March 1.