News & Announcements Archive


U. S. – Africa Trade Conference: Tuesday, February 18, 2020

U. S. – Africa Trade Conference: Tuesday, February 18, 2020
U. S. – Africa Trade Conference: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow A Baltimore Port of Entry Case Study Tuesday, February 18, 2020 | 8:00 AM- 5:00 PM | Hyatt Regency Baltimore Inner Harbor 300 Light Street Baltimore, MD 21202 Register African Union Trade Conference Agenda In association with the African Diplomatic Corps and United States Agency […]


Baltimore 1968 Roundtable Discussion Today

Johns Hopkins University and the Lewis present a roundtable discussion with former Black Panther Eddie Conway and lifelong activist Ralph Moore as they discuss their personal experiences as activists in late 1960s Baltimore. Dominique Hazzard, a food justice and youth empowerment activist will moderate this conversation. This program is sponsored by the Billie Holiday Project for the Liberation […]


A Fist Raised At Hopkins. Radical Black Thought Here, Now. event on Nov 21

Join us on November 21 at 6:30 PM in Gilman 132 for A Fist Raised At Hopkins. Radical Black Thought Here, Now Moderated by Ricado Jacobs, JHU PhD student in Sociology Panelist: Leslie King Hammond Curator, Art Historian and Founding Director of the Center for Race and Culture at MICA Robbie Shilliam JHU Professor of […]


1619 to 2019: Confronting the Legacy of Slavery for Health Equity event

Join us from 3 – 6 p.m. on December 11, 2019 at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, for “1619 to 2019: Confronting the Legacy of Slavery for Health Equity in Baltimore and Across the United States. Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is hosting a forum to examine the complex history of […]


Photos from Black Nest event

Photos from Black Nest event
Center for Africana Studies would like to thank all who came out for the meet and greet for our first undergraduate RAP session.


Critical Care Collective Series Breaking Through Public Health Paradigms

Critical Care Collective Series Breaking Through Public Health Paradigms
Join us on Thursday, September 26 in Gilman 132 at 5:30PM Diversity in student and faculty background brings the opportunity of new points of view. But do students accept some prevailing narratives without questioning their basis or without drawing from their own personal background?


Helena Hicks Speakers’ Series

Helena Hicks Speakers’ Series
“Thinking Through Fascism Today by Looking to the Past:From Mussolini’s Italy to Trump’s America” Sunday, Sep 22, 2019 I 3 – 4:30 pm | Sharp Street Memorial Church ROBBIE SHILLIAM Professor of Political Science,Johns Hopkins University Political commentators and human rights advocates have often called Donald Trump’s policies and proclivities ‘fascist.’ Whether one agrees or […]


“Billie Holiday Jazz Concert” on September 7

“Billie Holiday Jazz Concert” on September 7
FREE Concert in the Park! The Billie Holiday Project for Liberation Arts presents: “Billie Holiday Jazz Concert” Saturday, September 7,2019 | 2PM-6PM | Lafayette Square Park, Corner of W Lafayette and N Arlington, Baltimore, MD Performances by Nasar Abadey(Artistic Director/ Percussion), Sheila Ford (Vocalist), Sean Jones (Trumpet), Richard D. Johnson (Piano), and more More Info: […]


Ibram X. Kendi in conversation with Lester Spence

Barnes & Noble at Johns Hopkins University Present An Evening with Ibram X. Kendi in conversation with Lester Spence, discussing and signing “How To Be An Antiracist” Join us 7 p.m. Wednesday, September 4,2019 at Shriver Hall 10 Art Museum Drive, Baltimore, MD 21218 For more information and to register: eventbrite link for reservations or […]