Archived articles


Women's history month
Harriet Tubman, real-life action hero
Published March 24, 2018
Maryland-born abolitionist and humanitarian is 'as heroic as it gets,' says historian N. D. B. Connolly
Pathways to opportunity
Published March 24, 2018
Through P-TECH program, Baltimore City students get a free associate's degree and entry-level professional experience
Gayborhood history project
Published March 24, 2018
Tours, reflections, readings, research help students piece together stories of the city's LGBTQ community
Public Health
Hot spot policing effectively reduces Baltimore gun violence
Published March 24, 2018
Report evaluates effectiveness of deterrence programs used in city since 2003
Progress report
BLocal program off to a promising start
Published March 24, 2018 Video
Hopkins, 24 other Baltimore-area companies surpass their three-year goals to build, hire, and buy locally
10 Baltimore startups selected for support
Published March 24, 2018
Social Innovation Lab will provide funding, mentorship, training to selected ventures over next six months
Data-driven look at city's business challenges
Published March 24, 2018
University and city leaders discuss recent report from Johns Hopkins' 21st Century Cities Initiative
21st Century Cities
How Baltimore can help businesses prosper
Published March 24, 2018
New report from 21st Century Cities Initiative examines how funding in Baltimore affects small businesses, economic growth
40 Under 40
Six from Hopkins honored
Published March 24, 2018
Hopkins entrepreneurs, alums earn recognition from 'Baltimore Business Journal'
Urban policy
Medicine grad shares Abell Award
Published March 24, 2018
Proposal suggests using psychotherapy to help break cycle of violent behavior among Baltimore youth