UHI Events and Announcements
Capacity-Building Workshop: "Nuts and Bolts of Monitoring and Evaluation"—Dec. 20
Led by Kristin Mmari, DrPH, assistant professor in the Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health in the Bloomberg School of Public Health, this workshop will teach participants from community organizations monitoring and evaluation concepts, how to describe their programs from an evaluator’s perspective, and more! There are limited seats available for students. Register here.
Community-Driven Research Day – February 16
Community-Driven Research Day is an opportunity for community-based organizations and city agencies to share their research questions and needs with students and faculty from Johns Hopkins and other local universities and to identify potential collaborations. More info.
Turnaround Tuesday Receives Henrietta Lacks Memorial Award
The winner of the 2017 Henrietta Lacks Memorial Award was announced on Saturday, Oct. 7. Turnaround Tuesday is a movement of Baltimoreans United in Leadership Development (BUILD). Staff members and volunteers meet every Tuesday morning to help unemployed and returning citizens re-enter the workforce. By partnering with a variety of institutions in Baltimore, including Johns Hopkins University, they have helped over 350 people gain employment. Read more.
Youth Stoop Storytelling Workshop has been postponed to the fall
Although the June 3rd Youth Stoop Storytelling Workshop has been postponed to the fall, please sign up here to receive an email when a new date has been selected. This workshop will provide Baltimore youth, ages 13-19, an opportunity to learn the art and craft of telling true life stories!
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