Baltimore Brew Features BUILD and 6th Branch

Baltimore Brew: BUILD asks: Why won’t the city take care of Ambrose Kennedy Park? by Danielle Sweeney July 30, 2014 Residents say they’ve rolled up their sleeves to fix the long-neglected east Baltimore park – city says it’s helping, denies foot-dragging Above: Volunteers who worked to rescue Ambrose Kennedy: (seated) Keith Hammond and Evon Jackson,…

Mira Azarm, Social Design Fellow

Mira Azarm, of MICA’s Masters of Arts in Social Design (MASD) program, discovered something very early in her year-long fellowship as a Social Design Fellow: design shouldn’t be larger than the problem you’re trying to solve. While Mira wore many hats throughout her year-long fellowship–including teaching in the Design Leadership program at MICA and the…

CityLit Project celebrates 10 years

On  June 25th, Chic Dambach stood up at the MICA Brown Center Auditorium podium and read from his memoir, Exhaust the Limits, about his life as a peace-maker. At the conclusion, there wasn’t a dry eye in the house. Dambach spent his adult life dedicated to domestic and international peace efforts, including a stint as Chief of Staff for…