The announcement of Professor Phoebe Haddon as the new dean of the University of Maryland School of Law attracted extensive press coverage in Baltimore.
"Haddon named UM Law's ninth dean," The Daily Record (March 30, 2009)
"Haddon Selected as University of Maryland Law School Dean, Marking First for an African-American," Diverse Issues in Higher Education (April 6, 2009).
"Haddon is First Black Dean of University of Maryland School of Law," The Afro-American newspaper (March 30, 2009).
"University of Maryland Law School Dean Phoebe Haddon Announced" WJZ-TV (April 1, 2009)