Karla Shepherd Retires; UB Decides Against Hiring New Diversity Center Director

Karla Shepherd, previously director of the University of Baltimore Culture and Diversity Center for 18 years, bid farewell to the University of Baltimore this past December.  Months later, the university has decided to not fill her position.  “The Division of Student Success and Support Services requested to hire a new director,” said Bill Shnirel, executive…

UB Hopes BPD Can Cure Financial Woes

UB students, this past September, learned that the university had agreed to a deal with the Baltimore Police Department to the tune of more than six million dollars over a five-year period.  The deal was not without controversy. Supporters hailed the deal as a solution to the more than 6 million dollar (6.5 million to…