When: Tuesday, November 12, 4pm-5pm
Where: UB, Business Center Room 003 (BC003)
In spring 2012, the Council on Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities, a committee of UB’s University Faculty Senate, developed a survey to assess the research climate at University of Baltimore. Join members of the Research Council in a discussion of the findings related to the nature of faculty scholarship at UB, the engagement of students in research and creative activity, barriers and supports, and recommendations to enhance the climate for scholarship at UB.by
Legendary game designer Sid Meier? Check!
Just as legendary turntablist DJ Spooky? Check!
4 minute “lightning presentations” about the future of mobile technology from Baltimore’s best digital gurus? Check!
What more could you ask for? Short of these guys arriving on unicorns riding rainbows, it’s hard to imagine a more interesting event. And it’s happening right here from 6 to 9PM in the Wright Theater. Seating is limited, so RSVP ASAP!by
This fall, the University of Baltimore’s Ampersand Institute for Words & Images will host a series of enlightening and empowering discussions about these phenomena. “The Impact of Technology” will consider this global evolution from a variety of perspectives, inviting UB faculty and special guests to engage in dialogue about this important-indeed, life-changing-development. The following events, all scheduled to take place in the M. Scot Kaufman Auditorium in the William H. Thumel Sr. Business Center (home of the Merrick School of Business), 11 W. Mt. Royal Ave., are free and open to the public:
“What Is Design, and Why Does It Matter?”
Sept. 18, 5:30-7 p.m.
“Is the World a Better or More Dangerous Place Because of Social Media?”
Oct. 9, 5:30-7 p.m.
“Can the Economy Survive the Democratic System?”
Oct. 30, 5:30-7 p.m.
“Has the New Technology Improved the Practice of Law?”
Nov. 20, 2-3:30 p.m.
“What Have We Learned from the Past Four Discussions?”
Dec. 4, 2-3:30 p.m.