ABA honors 5 women for their service to the legal profession

August 15, 2019

The ABA Commission on Women in the Profession established the Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement Awards in 1991 to celebrate female lawyers for their professional accomplishments and support of other women in the legal profession. The annual awards are given in honor of Margaret Brent, the first female lawyer who arrived in the colonies in 1638. She was a master negotiator, an accomplished litigator and a prominent figure in Maryland.

Fall 2019 Diversity Awareness Workshops

July 01, 2019

The Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion invites you to participate in or nominate a faculty or staff colleague for the Fall 2019 Diversity Awareness Workshops

ACE Unveils New Resource on the Status of Race and Ethnicity in Higher Education

February 14, 2019

This news release can be found on the American Council on Education (ACE) website.

A seminal ACE report explores the evolving state of race and ethnicity in the higher education landscape and shows that while the number of students of color on our nation’s college and university campuses continues to rise, gaps in access, attainment, and debt levels remain.