Pub: Free People blog
Date: October 2009
Abstract: Interview about bminus with Free People.
FREE PEOPLE: why did you start b minus designs?
MARC: my friend leah and i came up with the idea for the “bicycles are for lovers” design while goofing around in our dorm rooms our freshman year of college. our school was in a fairly rural part of new jersey, and we both thought tandem bicycles were the coolest things on the planet. we decided to use our design to launch a t-shirt company that would eventually buy us our very own tandem!
Read more: Marc Hummel‘s Bike-Loving Designs.
Pub: The Examiner.
Date: June 2010.
Abstract: An article about bminus, Marc Hummel’s apparel company.
Writing is the best way to express yourself,” the 25-year-old Hummel says. “I like seeing what the kids can do. It’s powerful. I know that the writing skills in our city aren’t very good, so it lifts me up when I see the kids working on their projects and accomplishing something.”
Read more: Philadelphia Designer Marc Hummel Peddles Cycle-Centric Gear.
Pub: Gloucester County Times
Date: August 2010
Abstract: An article about Marc Hummel’s experience as a volunteer tutor and intern at the non-profit writing center, Mighty Writers.
During the school year, Hummel works at the center’s after-school program where he helps kids with homework, engages them in writing- and word-related games, and assigns writing projects. The dozens of students enrolled here also learn how to write poetry, run the student-produced newspaper, and practice other genres of writing….
Link: Marc Hummel‘s art is helping kids write.