A $1 million gift from Peter Angelos, LL.B. '61, will be used by the University of Baltimore School of Law to strengthen its Baltimore Scholars Program, an intensive, one-on-one approach to enhancing diversity in legal education and in the wider legal community. The five-year-old initiative will be renamed the Fannie Angelos Program for Academic Excellence. Both Peter Angelos and his sister, Fannie Angelos, LL.B. '51, are graduates of the School of Law. The formal announcement of the gift was made on June 10.
Calling all law students: Feeling stressed? Worried about your classes? The University of Baltimore School of Law's "Stress-Free Zone" will be held in the law school lobby on May 3. The event will feature friendly dogs that will help you relax and unwind.
In an op-ed in The Baltimore Sun, University of Baltimore School of Law Professor Michael I. Meyerson calls for the signing of "Grace's Law," a state bill that would prevent someone from repeatedly and maliciously using electronic communications to inflict emotional distress on a minor.
An article in the April 16 edition of Architectural Record focuses on the University of Baltimore's new John and Frances Angelos Law Center, home to the UB School of Law. The building "aims to enhance communication between different occupants," the article says.