Reminder: Artscape application deadlines are fast approaching

Have you always wanted to be a part of the Artscape festivities? Then don’t miss the opportunity to participate in this year’s event. America’s largest, free arts festival is seeking visual and performing artists, cultural, fashion and children exhibitors, dance and theater companies and more. The deadlines to apply...

University System of Maryland Foundation appoints new board members

The University System of Maryland Foundation, Inc., announced March 23 the election of two new members to its board of directors: John J. (Jack) Cronin, Senior Vice President of ATK; and Eric E. McLauchlin, a shareholder in the firm of Gessner, Snee, Mahoney & Lutche, P.A. Cronin has served as senior vice president of ATK, a premier aerospace and defense company, since 2006, and currently serves as president of ATK’s … Continue reading

Bankruptcy Attorney Bradford F. Englander joins Whiteford, Taylor & Preston’s Fall Church office

Whiteford, Taylor & Preston LLP (WTP) is delighted to announce Bradford F. Englander has joined the firm as a partner in its Business Reorganizations and Bankruptcy practice in Falls Church, Va. Prior to joining WTP, Englander was a partner with Linowes and Blocher LLP in Bethesda, Md. Englander enjoys a reputation for superior representation of debtors, creditor committees, lenders and other parties, and has served as Chapter 11 Trustee and … Continue reading

Jonathan Murray to speak at College of Notre Dame dinner

“What to do with Your Money – Now” is the topic of a lecture by Jonathan Murray, senior vice president of investments and wealth management specialist, for UBS in Hunt Valley, on April 28, at 5:30 p.m. in Doyle Formal Lounge. With more than 20 years of investment experience, Murray is a widely-acclaimed financial expert, serving as the daily financial analyst on WBAL Radio and WBAL-TV. Along with his twin … Continue reading

BCCC Online Program Manager Edith Sorrell named Instructional Designer of the Year

Baltimore City Community College online program manager Edith Sorrell received the Maryland Distance Learning Association’s (MDLA) Instructional Designer of the Year Award at its March 5 statewide awards ceremony, continuing the college’s tradition of leadership in the field. Distance Learning, in which college-credit courses are delivered online through an interactive forum enabling students to communicate directly with their instructor, submit papers, take tests and collaborate with other members of their … Continue reading

Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts announces Spring and Summer events

Mayor Sheila Dixon and the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts present fun, festive and free activities for spring and summer 2009. From April’s Lotta Art to July’s 28th annual Artscape, there are plenty of tours, exhibitions, festivals, parades, and more to attend. Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower Open Studio Day – Visit artists in their studios and purchase their works in this historic building, 21 S. Eutaw Street. This … Continue reading

Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School presents Leaders + Legends monthly speaker series

Leaders + Legends, a monthly breakfast speaker series, showcases prominent leaders both  from the business and government sectors, allowing them to share their experiences and thoughts on current issues facing the global economy to an audience of business professionals from the Baltimore/Washington DC area and students and faculty of the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School. The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School is dedicated to the mission of developing a new … Continue reading

Marking territory: new banner signs define Baltimore main streets

In partnership with the Baltimore Development Corporation (BDC), boutique design-marketing-PR firm Vitamin has helped give a boost of visibility to Main Streets across the city of Baltimore. Through its studio, located on Highlandtown’s Main Street, Vitamin recently designed environmental banners that are now hanging tall on light posts across nine Baltimore Main Streets. Vitamin coined the campaign line that adorns the banners; “Main Street – Where Baltimore Happens.” The banners … Continue reading

Capitol College reduces summer tuition rates

In order to continue providing access to a quality, affordable and practical education in these difficult economic times, Capitol College will reduce undergraduate tuition rates by 1/3 for the 2009 summer semester. This is Capitol’s third year providing this discount, although the reduction this year might prove to be a relief for some undergraduate students and their parents, whose bank accounts are dwindling due to the current recession. Summer course … Continue reading

AACC offers training in building secure facilities for BRAC employers

Building and construction industry workers can learn how to prepare successful bids to build sensitive and secure buildings needed to house government agencies and homeland security companies relocating to the area as part of the federal Base Realignment and Closure initiatives through a series of courses offered this spring at Anne Arundel Community College. The first course, “SCIF Overview,” $75, is a half-day course offered from 8 a.m. – 12 … Continue reading