From the 2009 News Archive
View Photos and Video from 2009 Graduation
U.S. Congressman Elijah Cummings, a 1976 graduate of the School of Law, delivered the keynote address at the Law School's Hooding Ceremony on May 15, and Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley, a 1988 Maryland Law graduate, spoke at the University of Maryland, Baltimore Commencement ceremony, capping a weekend of celebration.
"Maryland needs your talent and leadership," said Gov. O'Malley, who expressed his pride in being a graduate of the School of Law. "We need your leadership plus the four 'Ss words: skills, security, sustainability, and human spirit. What makes our nation wealthy is not our material things but our moral values. It's about our ideas and ideals and leadership of the human spirit."
See photos from the School of Law's Hooding Ceremony
Watch a video from UMB graduation