A&S student is a Rhodes
The interview had been tough. The questions were
challenging, designed as much to see how you would react as
to elicit information.
The competition was tough too. Anyone in
the room, Wes Moore had concluded, was a more than
reasonable choice for a Rhodes Scholarship.
"You were thinking you had done pretty
well, but not feeling as confident as you should," Moore
Then, after deliberating, the selection
committee for a six-state area including Maryland was ready
to announce the four Rhodes winners for its district.
Downtown Center is set to
Baltimore's financial district will soon shine a little
brighter as the university is ready to flip on the switch of
the new Downtown Center of the School of Professional
Studies in Business and Education.
The glass-sheathed facility, located at
the southwest corner of Charles and Fayette streets, is set
to open on Jan. 2, 2001, when intersession classes begin.
The 35,000-square-foot building replaces the former, smaller
Downtown Center located several blocks north at Charles and
Ralph Fessler, dean of SPSBE, said the new
center, an "architectural gem," represents a renewed
commitment to the university's partnership with the downtown
The Johns Hopkins University
3003 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21218