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Committed to Baltimore
Published Summer 2017
Public Service and Social Concern Affinity Group connects alumni with volunteer and engagement opportunities / Johns Hopkins Magazine
'Unpacking Baltimore'
Prejudice and policing
Published Nov 11, 2016
NPR reporter details life, death of Philando Castile, who was fatally shot by police in Minnesota in July following a traffic stop
Day of Service
Community commitment
Published Sept 26, 2016
More than 1,000 volunteers take part in JHU's annual President's Day of Service
Second life
Reboot for old devices
Published May 13, 2016
Student groups restores and donates used computers, aims to expand computer access across Baltimore
Refugee communities 101
Published Feb 4, 2016
JHU students get immersive introduction to issues facing immigrant communities in Baltimore and beyond
Meaningful impact
Published Oct 26, 2015
JHU's Community Impact Internships program honored by governor's office for service contributions
Getting oriented
Charm City crash course
Published Aug 17, 2015
Orientation for first-year students includes full day devoted to seeing, learning about Baltimore
Organizational Behavior
Trial by fire
Published July 22, 2015
Organizations can learn a thing or two from firefighters about coping with unpredictable situations
Community interns make an impact
Published June 29, 2015
Prosecutor Marilyn Mosby to speak to JHU students taking part in city community internships program, which is in its fifth year
Honor roll
Service efforts recognized
Published Jan 14, 2015
JHU among hundreds of colleges, universities honored for role in addressing community challenges through service