The University of Baltimore has announced the largest private donation ever received by the institution - a $5 million donation from UB School of Law alumnus Peter Angelos, LL.B. '61. The dollar-for-dollar matching pledge will be used to support construction of a $107 million law building at Charles Street and Mt. Royal Avenue.
The Md. Administrative Office of the Courts has renewed its funding for the Center for Families, Children and the Courts' Truancy Court Program with a grant of $170,000. CFCC plans to establish and operate the TCP in six local schools this fall.
Charles Tiefer, professor in the School of Law and former solicitor and deputy general counsel of the United States House of Representatives, has been named one of three new members of the Commission on Wartime Contracting.
The University of Baltimore School of Law has hired Rebecca Saybolt Bainum as its new director of Academic Services. An attorney and experienced law school administrator, Bainum will be responsible for a host of duties related to law students' academic achievement.