Jonathan Kozol, author of several groundbreaking books and a consistent and committed critic of the nation's education system, will present the keynote address during the Center for Families, Children and the Courts' first annual Urban Child Symposium on April 2.
A keynote address by acclaimed author Maya Angelou will conclude the second annual Feminist Legal Theory and Feminisms Conference March 5-6 at the University of Baltimore School of Law. The conference will bring together law students, legal academics, practitioners and activists to explore the concrete ways in which feminist legal theory is (or is not) changing the law.
The School of Law will host its first annual Sports Law Symposium, "From Rookie to Retirement: The NFL Universe in the New Economy," on Feb. 26. Baltimore Ravens President Richard Cass will lead a panel of sports agents, league attorneys, and active NFL players in a scintillating discussion of the economic lives of professional athletes.
The University of Baltimore School of Law's 15th annual UBSPI Auction—proceeds from which go to fund summer stipends for law students working for public interest organizations—will take place on Feb. 6 at The Belvedere.