• A Conversation with NPR’s Nina Totenberg

    National Public Radio’s award-winning legal affairs correspondent discussed the Supreme Court, her longtime friendship with Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and other issues at the President's Panel on Politics and Policy on
    Feb. 14, 2023.

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  • A Conversation with Mara Liasson and Jonah Goldberg

    President’s Panel on Politics and Policy

    NPR political correspondent and conservative columnist discuss the 2022 midterm election results with UMB President Bruce E. Jarrell, MD, FACS.

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April 25, 2023  |  The University of Maryland, Baltimore and the University of Maryland Medical System unveil ambitious plan to improve the quality of health care on Maryland's Eastern Shore.

March 30, 2023  |  University of Maryland, Baltimore experts review the expected impact of legalized recreational cannabis in Maryland.

February 28, 2023  |  For the second year in a row, the Maryland Carey Law Low Income Taxpayer Clinic (LITC) has teamed up with libraries in Baltimore and Howard Counties to provide free tax guidance to Marylanders.

February 28, 2023  |  Esteemed prevention research scientist will marshal multidisciplinary team to reduce and respond to violence in Baltimore and beyond.

February 15, 2023  |  National Public Radio’s longtime legal affairs correspondent is guest at UMB President’s Panel on Politics and Policy.