Archived articles

baltimore city

Pig politics
Published Fall 2017
New book by Matthew Crenson, professor emeritus in the Department of Political Science, examines how and why Baltimore's political systems work—or don't / Johns Hopkins Magazine
21st Century Cities
Urban policy projects get a lift
Published May 23, 2017
$200K in seed grant funding goes to research on mixed-income neighborhoods, economic inclusion, health and safety
Historian homecoming
Lawrence Jackson named BDP
Published Feb 6, 2017
Historian, author bridges English, History departments and Center for Africana Studies
Development
A 'core' investment in central Baltimore
Published Dec 14, 2016
$10M lending fund will support high-impact development in Homewood Community Partners Initiative neighborhoods
Community
Repairing ties
Published Sept 2, 2016
'The Economist' takes a hard look at the history of Hopkins and Baltimore, Ron Daniels' efforts to renew bond / The Economist
Idea
Not in my backyard
Published Spring 2016
Drug treatment center's aren't always welcome neighbors. But do they bring more crime? / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Community Learning
Poetic change agents
Published Winter 2015
When Dora Malech started mentoring a Baltimore City teen, she had no idea they'd be designing a course together / Johns Hopkins Magazine