Detective Sean Suiter: Conspiracy theories and an unsolved death

Shot in the head and killed with his own gun, the murder of Baltimore detective Sean Suiter remains unsolved. By Elia Franco Contributor Following the death of Detective Sean Suiter on November 17, 2017, there has been speculation into his involvement in the case regarding a corruption probe involving the alleged planting of drugs by…

New Social Media Updates You Should Know About

Lawanda Johnson Digital Content Manager In this day and age, social media is impressively ever-changing. No one would’ve ever guessed that a website like Facebook would someday offer live video recording services, nor did we ever think that Twitter users would soon be allowed to tweet more than 140 characters. Furthermore, the fact that we…

10 Days and Four Unexpected Discoveries in Israel

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT: From Tel Aviv to the West Bank: 10 Days and Four Unexpected Discoveries in Israel By: Leonard Robinson, III Contributor Over winter break, I had the opportunity to join American journalism students, who were interested in international affairs and government, tour Israel to take a glimpse into Middle Eastern affairs and life. In this…

Women on two wheels

“Fighting on two wheels and two fronts”  By Laura Melamed Contributor What’s the link between women’s history and bicycles? Let me tell you what I think of bicycling,” said Susan B. Anthony in 1896, “I think it has done more to emancipate women than anything else in the world.” The bicycle became popular in the…

The Budgeting Blues in UB

By: Ricardo Santiago Rodriguez – Staff Writer If you have been keeping up with the UB Digest, you know the University of Baltimore is in a pickle. That pickle being our budget is not looking too hot. Too hot in the sense that we are in some serious need of money. Aren’t we all? On Friday…

Starbucks Announces New Paid Sick Leave Benefit

By Naiya Chapman Contributor On January 24th, 2018, Starbucks announced that they are investing in a new Partner and Family Sick Time benefit. Since we are amidst an intense flu season, employers that offer paid sick leave are greatly appreciated by their employees. Each year, flu seasons can tend to be serious and even deadly….