University of Baltimore Law School professor tests positive for COVID-19.

The Baltimore Sun reported on Monday that Dr. John Bessler, a professor at the Angeles Law School at the University of Baltimore, has tested positive for COVID-19, the latest and most deadly strain of the coronavirus. This makes the first confirmed case within the University of Baltimore. “He is exhausted and sick but a very…

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 Ethics Bowl Wins Regionals; Heads to Atlanta in Spring 2020

UB Ethics Bowl team members will be packing their bags for Atlanta soon as they placed first in the regional ethics bowl contest in Jacksonville, Florida last month. On November 9, 2019, students Jayla Rae Foster, J.C. Lloyd, Hugh Norko (who is also Baltimore editor for the UB Post), and Daniel Gellasch led the team…

UB Online Degree Ranks 5th in Maryland

University of Baltimore has catered to non-traditional students by offering primarily evening and distance learning courses ever since the founding of the university in 1925. Technological advancements have allowed for this legacy to continue with cheap, high quality online degrees.  These efforts have been recognized as the University of Baltimore is the 5th best online…

World Record Holder Attempts to Save Endangered Species

By Taryn Womack It’s the time of year again when the “weirdos” come out of their shells for a moment to hop onto a website and sign up for GISHWHES. What is GISHWHES? That would be the Greatest International Scavenger Hunt The World Has Ever Seen. This Guinness World Record holder has thousands of participants…