Michele Gilman, professor in the University of Baltimore School of Law, has been named a recipient of the University System of Maryland Board of Regents' 2010 Faculty Awards, the highest honor presented by the board to exemplary faculty members.
Ann McKee, nationally-recognized expert and researcher on traumatic brain injury in athletes, will be the keynote speaker in a School of Law symposium, "Traumatic Brain Injury: Implications for Sport and Health," on April 22.
The University of Baltimore has achieved its fundraising goal of $15 million in private funding for the development and construction of its new law building. Additional private funding will be sought by the University for various components of the project, especially those that advance UB's goal of a building that is environmentally sustainable and highly efficient.
A $1 million contribution from Sayra Meyerhoff, J.D. '78, M.S. '04, and her husband Neil Meyerhoff will help match a challenge grant for the construction of a new home for the University of Baltimore School of Law.
Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler will discuss his recent finding that Maryland law and evolving public policy supports the recognition of same-sex marriages as permitted in a handful of other states, in a panel discussion for the School of Law's Law and Public Policy series on March 23.