DeRay McKesson,a well-known activist, and educator will speak as part of the Milton S. Eisenhower Symposium. A native Baltimorean, Mckesson is known for his involvement in the Black Lives Matter movement and his candidacy for mayor of Baltimore earlier this year. He is a co-founder of Campaign Zero, a platform that presents solutions to end […]
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In the first half of the 20th century, the Roland Park Company developed the neighborhoods of Roland Park, Guilford, Homeland, and Original Northwood, and it has been recognized for its innovative approaches to urban planning and credited with inventing the suburb. For more information please see the link.
More than 400 participate, linking arms and lining up along Charles Street. Read more about the movement here:
Thursday, October 13,2016 Reception (RSVP ONLY): 5:30 pm-6:00pm Keynote: 6:15pm Community Engagement Roundtables: 7:30pm Location: JHU Interfaith Center (3509 N. Charles St. Baltimore, MD 21218)
The Center for Africana Studies stands in solidarity with the Office of Multicultural Affairs’ General Assembly (OMA GA), a consortium of cultural student groups at Homewood Campus, in hosting the Black Lives Matter Solidarity Demonstration. The purpose of the demonstration is to acknowledge the many acts of violence against Black Lives that have occurred throughout […]
Read about and stream last week’s Race Forum panel discussion here:
Please join us on Thursday, October 13, 2016, for pizza and fun! Located at Mergenthaler 252 at 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. Please RSVP Kanita at firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, October 10, 2016. We look forward to seeing there!
Congratulations to Nathan Connolly whose book, A World More Concrete: Real Estate and the Remaking of Jim Crow South, has been chosen as this year’s winner of the Southern Historical Association’s Bennett H. Wall award for the best book on southern business or economic history published in the preceding two years.
Join us on Friday, September 30, for the semester’s first installation of the African Seminar. Mike Degani and Jane Guyer will give a joint presentation titled, “The Social Infrastructure of Energy in Urban Africa.” Located in Gilman Hall, room 308, 3:30-5 pm
We Stand with Standing Rock We begin with the recognition that Johns Hopkins University exists on Susquehannock, Piscataway, and Lenape land. We also acknowledge the presence and history of Lumbee and Cherokee migration into the region, often alongside African Americans migrating to the region. We honor all who came before, all who are here now, […]