Loyola to Host Panel Discussion on Experiences of Immigrant Youth

Loyola University Maryland will host a presentation, The Journey of Immigrant Children, on Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, at 6:30 p.m., in McGuire Hall. The panel discussion will focus on experiences, legal issues, and spiritual perspectives of Central American immigrant youth. The presentation will feature seven panelists, including two speakers...
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Baltimore Attorney, Career Educator Named to BCCC Board of Trustees

Baltimore City Community College announces Lelia Parker, Esq. and Leonor Tannhauser Blum were recently appointed to the college’s Board of Trustees by Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan. Parker is a member of the Litigation Department of Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP’s Baltimore office, where she has a general litigation...
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Johns Hopkins University-Branded Hotel Planned Near Homewood Campus

Plans are taking shape for a university-branded hotel to open across North Charles Street from Johns Hopkins University’s Homewood campus by summer 2021. The 11-story Blackstone building at the corner of North Charles and East 33rd streets, which currently includes 99 apartments, is set to be converted into The...
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The Daily Record and Baltimore Sun honor GBC Board Members

Several GBC Board Members were recently honored by The Daily Record and The Baltimore Sun. The Daily Record’s list of Admired CEOs included GBC Board Members Sandy Hillman, Sandy Hillman Communications; Calvin Butler, BGE; and Brian Pieninck, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield. The Sun’s list of top 25 Women to Watch...
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McDaniel College holds Interviewing Day

McDaniel College’s annual Interviewing Day, which took place on Oct. 2, 2019, provides students the opportunity to “speed interview” with businesses in the Baltimore area, including accounting firms, banks, insurance agencies and investment companies. At the event, students are able to interview for internships or jobs, or to gain...
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CCBC to Host Fall Job Fairs

The Career Services office of the Community College of Baltimore County will host Fall 2019 Job Fairs, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., at CCBC Dundalk on Wednesday, Oct. 16, and at CCBC Catonsville, Wednesday, Nov. 6. These free job fairs are open to CCBC students, alumni and the public,...
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The Baltimore Sun: Have thoughts about Baltimore-area transit? The MTA wants input on its plans for the next 25 years.

By Colin Campbell October 1, 2019 The Maryland Transit Administration is holding a series of open houses later this month — and business leaders are hosting a separate one Tuesday — to ask the public how they think the next 25 years of transit should look for the Baltimore...
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Don Fry Commentary on WBAL NewsRadio: What Kind of Mayor Does Baltimore Need?

Fall is barely upon us, but already the race for Mayor of the City of Baltimore is beginning to take shape and voters need to pay attention. As the city readies for the April 28 primary, the compelling question for voters to consider is: What kind of mayor does...
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Top Transit Experts to be Featured at Event Hosted by GBC and GWP

Join us on October 1, 2019 for the second in a series of events to discuss the development of the Central Maryland Regional Transit Plan by the Maryland Transit Administration with: John Porcari, President, WSP Advisory Services Alicia Wilson, Vice President, Economic Development, Johns Hopkins University Moderator: Scot Spencer,...
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At 40, Maryland Food Bank continues to work to eliminate food insecurity

For four decades the Maryland Food Bank has worked to eliminate what’s called “food insecurity,” the lack of food or the inability of families and individuals to afford or otherwise access enough of it. According to U.S. Census data, Maryland had the highest household median income — $78,916 —...
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