Clark Hall construction to
A groundbreaking ceremony will take place Wednesday, Oct. 6, to
celebrate the upcoming construction of Clark Hall, a
state-of-the-art research and teaching facility for biomedical
engineering on the Homewood campus.
The three-story building, designed by Robert
A.M. Stern Architects of New York, will house modern laboratories
and instructional facilities for faculty members associated with
the university's new Whitaker Institute of Biomedical
Engineering. Located near Garland Hall, Clark Hall will also
become the cornerstone of a new quadrangle at the southern end of
the Homewood campus.
Recording the history of Baltimore's civil
When Paul Kramer, an assistant professor of history in the School
of Arts and Sciences, teaches his 50 undergraduate students this
fall about the civil rights movement in Baltimore, he wants them
to get a good grounding in a number of issues relating to that
His students will read and discuss such things
as racism, what makes a city, how segregation laws affected
African Americans, the role that black soldiers returning from
World War II played in the struggle--and a host of other
And then he wants them to hit the streets.
With tape recorders.
The Johns Hopkins University
3003 North Charles Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21218