The nation's official Olympic Triathlon Team poster for 2008 is part of a new exhibition, "Art of the Olympiad," now on display in the School of Law Art Gallery. It's just one of several sports-inspired pieces by artist Michael E. Jones, who is also a New Hampshire District Court judge, legal studies professor, formally-trained artist, elite athlete, and former member of the adjunct faculty at the School of Law.
A request for proposal for design of a new facility for the University of Baltimore School of Law has been issued by the University System of Maryland, through its regional service center at the University of Maryland, Baltimore.
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.