The Daily Record: Md. university leaders say twin crises are taking a toll on campuses

At a panel discussion sponsored by the Greater Baltimore Committee on June 8, college leaders said they are promoting more mental health options and providing forums for participating in the national conversations about racism. Continue reading
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Maryland Matters: More Md. universities tentatively planning to reopen their campuses in the fall

Newsmaker Higher Education panelists
During an online forum June 8 sponsored by the Greater Baltimore Committee, leaders of many higher education institutions in the Baltimore area said they are pursuing a hybrid system, which combines in-person instruction with remote learning. Continue reading
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Comcast announces $100M multiyear plan to advance social justice and equality

We know that Comcast alone can’t remedy this complex issue. But you have my commitment that our company will try to play an integral role in driving lasting reform. Together, we hope to help create a more equitable, just and inclusive society.  Continue reading
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New McDaniel College graduate program focuses on in-demand careers due to COVID-19

McDaniel College announces a new Workforce Development Scholarship Program for those interested in pursuing a master's degree to enhance, advance or change careers. Continue reading
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BBJ: USM Chancellor Perman: ‘We will not have Covid-free campuses.’

Additional safety measures come with major costs, Dr. Jay Perman explained to a group of Baltimore business leaders during a webinar panel hosted by the Greater Baltimore Committee June 8. Continue reading
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BBJ: Greater Baltimore business groups issue renewed call to combat systemic racism

The Greater Baltimore Committee, the Open Society Institute and the entire board of the upscale Center Club were among the groups who said they stand ready for change after George Floyd's May 25 murder during an arrest. Continue reading
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Coalition for a Second Chance: How to help with issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic

Resource Guide
There are immediate ways that you can contribute to these organizations who are continuing to work to fulfill their mission and assist individuals who are returning to society from incarceration to obtain jobs, education and job training. Continue reading
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GBC at 65: Highlights Through the Years

1956 and 2020 Directories
The many substantive issues the Greater Baltimore Committee pushed for during its early years included the development of Charles Center, construction of the Jones Falls Expressway, expansion of Friendship Airport, construction of the Baltimore Civic Center and creation of the Maryland Transit Authority. Here are some highlights of the...
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‘In Their Words’ Election Series

In Their Words
In this weekly series, we are sharing candidate positions with you "in their words." Continue reading
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