MICA Mondays: RJ Sterling

RJ Sterling is a graduate student at MICA studying comic book artistry. His art, inspired by his love for storytelling, draws on experiences from himself and social conflicts within minority groups. Sterling currently teaches aspiring comic artists and has his own LLC, Hilarious Comics. MICA Mondays is a project of the UB Post (University of…

MICA Mondays: Dylan Jones

Dylan Jones is a senior at MICA studying painting. His art, inspired by his love for sports, draws on experiences from himself and other athletes to include perseverance, injury, defeat, and triumph. MICA Mondays is a project of the UB Post (University of Baltimore) showcasing the talent and work of students and alumni of the…

‘Life and death crisis’ in Baltimore leads Hogan to push crime bills

By: Jeff Barnes ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND — Calling it a “life and death crisis,” — particularly in Baltimore — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, R, announced Thursday he will redesignate his violent crime package as emergency legislation. The emergency designation would allow the legislation, a package of bills led by a measure to increase penalties for certain…

Honoring Emmett Till, House passes bill making lynching a federal hate crime

By: Bryan Gallion and Anna Hovey, Capital News Service WASHINGTON — The House passed a bill Wednesday to make lynching a federal hate crime. The measure was named after Emmett Till, a black 14-year-old who was murdered in Mississippi in 1955.  The final vote was 410-4. Three Republicans and Michigan Rep. Justin Amash, who switched…

The Confessional: Down on Your Luck

The Confessional is the completely anonymous advice blog of the UB Post.  Dear Down On Your Luck, I’m calling you down on your luck because what you’re going through is only temporary. Let me be the first to  say everything you’re going through will get better… eventually because right now it’s going to suck a…