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2021 Week 2: Nonprofit Management

RYAN AGHAMOHAMMADI | IMPACT HUB A large part of this second week — now that I’m adjusting to the rhythms of Impact Hub more and more — was about attunement. Whether navigating a mix of working from home or going into the office, or finding a better work-life balance, this…
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2021 Week 1: Nonprofit Management

RYAN AGHAMOHAMMADI | IMPACT HUB This first week at Impact Hub, I hit the ground running — reading and reflecting on Impact Hub’s projects and missions, speaking with the team and the organization’s members, writing and thinking about what it means to both connect people and authentically tell someone’s story….
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2021 Orientation: Nonprofit Management

RYAN AGHAMOHAMMADI | IMPACT HUB This past week of Orientation, I found myself reflecting often on relationship ecosystems, particularly around the following set of questions: how do you show up for your community? How do you show up for those sharing space with you? How do you show up for…
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2019 Orientation: Nonprofit Management

SOFIA CUENCA | CENTRAL BALTIMORE PARTNERSHIP Walking through the Penn-North neighborhood I couldn’t help but notice the attention our mere presence was getting. The looks, the stares, the assurance from community residents that we were “safe,” all seemed to emphasize the idea that we, six undergraduate students from Johns Hopkins,…
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2018 Week 6: Nonprofit Management

EMMA MAXWELL | BALTIMORE CORPS So it’s officially reached the point in the summer where I’m getting really sad about having to leave Baltimore Corps. We were joking in the office today that there’s something called “Baltimore Corps years” (like dog years), where each month you spend with the organization…
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2018 Week 5: Nonprofit Management

EMMA MAXWELL | BALTIMORE CORPS I have never felt as ready for the weekend as I did at the end of this week. Turns out juggling the responsibilities of three other people plus your own internship projects is not as easy as I expected. As any Hopkins student (or really…
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2018 Week 4: Nonprofit Management

EMMA MAXWELL | BALTIMORE CORPS This week went from 0 to 60 real quick. Headed into Monday, my workload was dwindling a bit and I had started to get a little apprehensive about stretching my projects for the remaining four weeks. After this week, though, my fears have definitely been…
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2018 Week 3: Nonprofit Management

EMMA MAXWELL | BALTIMORE CORPS As a now relatively-seasoned rider of the MTA, I’ve settled into a routine on my bus rides. I pop in my headphones, start up an NPR podcast like the slightly basic liberal I am, and spend my (on average) 23 minutes in a nice contemplative…
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2018 Week 2: Nonprofit Management

EMMA MAXWELL | BALTIMORE CORPS So week two is in the books, but it already feels like I’ve been with Baltimore Corps forever (in a good, familiar way, not in a time is dragging on interminably kind of way). I feel like this week I hit my stride on everything…
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2017 Week Six: Nonprofit Management

VICTORIA LI | BALTIMORE CORPS How can we build organizational trust? This was the question that was dead center in the PowerPoint presentation to the entire staff at Baltimore Corps on Tuesday morning’s all-staff meeting. The group was then broken up into groups of three or four to discuss questions…
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