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HopkinsLocal
Diversity a cornerstone of new HopkinsLocal goals
Published Jan 29, 2020
University and health system unveil new set of three-year goals to bolster economic opportunity in Baltimore by building, hiring, and buying locally
Save the date
Johns Hopkins Day at Reginald F. Lewis Museum
Published Jan 21, 2020 Photos
All Hopkins affiliates and their families can enjoy free admission to the museum on Saturday, Feb. 8, in celebration of Black History Month
Hopkins helps break ground on new homes in East Baltimore
Published Dec 17, 2019
Johns Hopkins leaders were among civic organizations and developers to celebrate the new and revitalized homes that will be part of Henderson Crossing
'10,000 Small Businesses' celebrates Maryland entrepreneurs
Published Nov 26, 2019
114 small-business owners from across the state honored during ceremony at Morgan State
Arts+Culture
Ballroom glitz
Published Oct 14, 2019
Performers battled, catwalked, and vogued at the George Peabody Library, a grand venue for an event that honored the nearly century-old tradition of the ballroom community
President's Day of Service
Service at scale
Published Sept 23, 2019
More than 800 Hopkins volunteers fanned out to sites across Baltimore as part of the annual President's Day of Service
ARTS
Project combines art, history, scholarly research, and community outreach
Published Sept 20, 2019
Lawrence Jackson's Billie Holiday Project for Liberation Arts aims to document the history of African American life in Baltimore and foster intellectual ties between the university and the community
President's Day of Service
Seeds of lasting change
Published Sept 19, 2019
Through President's Day of Service and other volunteer opportunities, Hopkins volunteers have played a role in transforming Sisson Street Park from a neglected, overgrown city lot into a vibrant and thriving neighborhood gathering spot
Benefits
Homeownership program expands its reach
Published Sept 16, 2019
Community celebration marks the growth of the Live Near Your Work program, which over the past decade has put more than 1,100 Johns Hopkins employees on the path to homeownership in Baltimore City
Summer Jobs Program celebrates 25 years
Published Aug 12, 2019
This summer, the university and health system hired a record-breaking 480 students from Baltimore for jobs at more than 200 sites