A $300,000 AT&T Aspire contribution will support the UB School of Law's Center for Families, Children and the Courts and its Truancy Court Program. The AT&T Aspire contribution will be used to help develop, implement and analyze the Truancy Court Program in four Baltimore City schools that serve eighth and/or ninth graders.
Tawny Holmes, a student in the University of Baltimore School of Law, has been named to the board of directors of the National Association of the Deaf, where she will serve as an advisor on education and early intervention issues.
Leigh Goodmark, professor in the University of Baltimore School of Law, director of clinical education and co-director of the school's Center on Applied Feminism, recently served as keynote speaker for a colloquium on her article, "Transgender People, Intimate Partner Abuse, and the Legal System" hosted by Harvard Law School's Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review.
The 2012 Region III National Moot Court Competition will take place Nov. 16-18 at the University of Baltimore School of Law. UB has 21 moot court teams - a number believed to be the largest for any law school in the country. UB's teams compete in 19 different interschool moot court competitions, and two compete in the National Moot Court Competition.