Faculty artist Derrick Wang, professional studies, was named to Super Lawyers® 2019 Maryland Rising Stars List for his work in intellectual property law. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. In other news, his opera Scalia/Ginsburg was mentioned in the October-November 2018 issue of Amtrak’s magazine, The National, and in the December 2018 issue of Delta Sky Mag (with a photo from the Oct 2018 Opera North production).
A song by Professional Studies faculty member Derrick Wang is featured on a new recording, Notorious RBG in Song. The collection of world-premiere recordings salutes the life and work of legal pioneer Ruth Bader Ginsburg in celebration of her completion of 25 years on the United States Supreme Court. The album includes the aria, “You are Searching in Vain for a Bright-Line Solution,” from Wang’s opera Scalia/Ginsburg.