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Eyewitness to History: Documenting a Divided City
(University of Baltimore, 2015-09-14)
This PowerPoint presentation was given during the course lecture for University of Baltimore's "Divided Baltimore: How Did We Get Here? Where Do We Go?" class on September 14, 2015. The presentation introduces the unique ...
Baltimore City Nonprofit Leadership: an analysis of the dynamics of nonprofit leadership and issues of diversity
Nonprofit organizations 501(c) (3)'s serve as valuable assets in their communities. They utilize various revenue and resource streams to accomplish their missions. Many have board members, executives, managers, staff (paid ...
Is the disparity in disciplinary school policies contributing to juvenile DMC?: a study of the Baltimore County School system
The present research examines whether Baltimore County Public Schools [BCPS] are disproportionately disciplining African American students through both in-school and out-of-school suspensions. This study utilizes data ...
Race-Dependent Changes in Attitudes Towards the Police Among College Students in Baltimore
(Journal of Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 2017-09)
Social coalitions enable humans to thrive, but deciding which groups to trust and align with can be a difficult endeavor. In modern societies, citizens who have been victimized are expected to allow professional police ...
What Being “A Real One” Really Means
Being a "real one" and "keepin' it real" are terms that are always tossed around but often misunderstood. Many may claim realness, and yet fail to meet its simple requirements. Earlier this week, I wrote about running into ...
Such Are the Customs of Baltimore: a History of Segregation
(Open Society Institute: Baltimore’s Talking About Race Series, 2015-10-27)
Oct. 27, 2015 -- A History of Segregation in Baltimore -- This talk, given by Elizabeth Nix, a professor at the University of Baltimore, brought examples of structural racism and white privilege to light by talking about ...
Toward a Framework for Detecting Empathy in Public Sector Organizations
Public organizations fulfill critical needs in communities across the United States, such as housing, environmental protection, public education, and more. In this important role, healthy public organizations should be ...
Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh's ‘Healthy Holly’ Book Scandal Comes as No Surprise.
(Salon.com, LLC., 2019-04-09)
Baltimore has caught the attention of the country again.
Baltimore and the Civil War
This paper examines Baltimore at the start of the Civil War and argues that the events that took place in the city set the nation on a path that was more destructive than it would have been otherwise. Sources pertaining ...