Member News: Announcing Artscape 2023

The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts (BOPA) announces the details of Artscape 2023. BOPA CEO Donna Drew Sawyer unveils plans for Artscape 2023 including new details about the returning festival. “We are so excited to show the City of Baltimore our plans,” says Sawyer. “BOPA aims to continue the Artscape tradition of using the wealth of creative talent to showcase our diversity, boldness, and innovation, and to have … Continue reading


Free Fall Baltimore continues this week with more free arts and cultural events across Baltimore City. This year, The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts (BOPA) provided grants to 50 individual artists and arts organizations to produce arts and cultural events from October 1–31 to coincide with National Arts & Humanities Month. All month long, galleries, venues, and performance spaces across Baltimore City will host performances, workshops, lectures, concerts, … Continue reading

Member News: Loyola celebrates the inauguration of President Terrence M. Sawyer, J.D.

Loyola University Maryland celebrated the inauguration of Loyola’s 25th president, Terrence M. Sawyer, J.D., with a series of festivities that culminated in an Inaugural Convocation on Oct. 12, 2022, in Loyola’s Reitz Arena. The earlier events included an Inaugural Symposium and Student Celebration with fireworks on Monday and a Mass of Thanksgiving on Tuesday. Learn more about Sawyer on his bio page and more about the festivities on the inauguration … Continue reading

Member News: Loyola University Maryland named to Forbes’ list of top colleges

Loyola University Maryland was named to the 2022 list of “America’s Top Colleges” by Forbes. Loyola ranked at No. 298 on the list of 500 colleges, which “spotlights schools that offer an excellent education at a great price, graduate high-earners and propel students to become successful entrepreneurs and influential leaders in their fields,” according to the publication. In addition, Loyola ranked at No. 157 on the Forbes list of private … Continue reading

Member News: Loyola to inaugurate Terrence M. Sawyer, J.D., as 25th president

Loyola University Maryland will hold a series of events culminating in an inaugural convocation Oct. 12, 2022, to formally inaugurate Terrence M. Sawyer, J.D., as the 25th president of the University. Sawyer began as president of Loyola on Jan. 1, 2022, as the first layperson to hold the position. A leader at Loyola for 24 years, Sawyer has served the University in several roles as an administrator and taught as … Continue reading

Sponsor Spotlight: Accenture

Tell us about your company … what would you like GBC Members to know? Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Our 710,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries and 40 industries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, … Continue reading

Member News: $400K grant funds new scientific instrument to expand cell biology research at Loyola

Four faculty members from Loyola University Maryland’s biology department received a $412,470 National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to acquire a specialized cell sorting instrument and launch an innovative flow cytometry core facility that will support Loyola research as well as other local universities and biotech startups. The technology will enable Loyola faculty and students to advance research in many areas of biology including stem cell biology, cancer, and immunology. Click … Continue reading

Member News: MARC Named to Newsweek’s List of America’s Best Addiction Treatment Centers 2022

On Tuesday, August 16th, Newsweek released its list of America’s Best Addiction Treatment Centers. For the third year in a row, Maryland Addiction Recovery Center was named as a top treatment center in the state of Maryland and throughout the nation. As an organization, MARC is also humbled and proud to say that in 2022, we were named the top treatment center in the state of Maryland, ranked Number One … Continue reading

Member News: Real estate attorney Gemar Patterson joins Kramon & Graham

Kramon & Graham, a leading Maryland-based law firm providing litigation, real estate, and transactional services, announced today that Gemar T. Patterson has joined the firm as an associate. Gemar will work with clients on commercial real estate transactions, including acquisition and development of raw land, complex financings, acquisition and leasing of office buildings, shopping centers and industrial sites, and dispositions and negotiation of commercial home builder agreements. For more information … Continue reading