Archaeology team digs up unexpected treasures in Egypt.
This new addition to the Homewood campus offers users a “transformative experience.”
An astrophysicist and his team build a sounding rocket—from scratch—in a lab on the Homewood campus.
Climbing to Success in Today's Job Market
After losing his job in Russia, Nikolay Koposov is now a guest professor at the Krieger School.
Student VoicesZachary Athing '13 tutors men in the Baltimore City Detention Center.
Christopher Celenza is the director of the American Academy in Rome, where he's gaining a new view of how the arts and humanities intersect.
When Matthew Porterfield’s eagerly awaited film debuts in early 2013, several Johns Hopkins film majors will be listed in the credits.
QuotableOn July 4, 2012, researchers at the Large Hadron Collider in Geneva, Switzerland, announced the discovery of a new subatomic particle.
Professor Zlatko Tesanovic, widely admired as a theoretical condensed matter physicist, died on July 26.
BookshelfNaveeda Khan wanted "to write a book that had the passion to legitimize Pakistan as a center of intellectual thought and creative expression."
While writing his thesis on Daniel Coit Gilman, Kevin Chun '12 uncovered little-known facts about Johns Hopkins’ first president.
A book—and its author—helped a former bank robber chart a new course for his life.
Since earning her MA at Johns Hopkins in 1979, Louise Erdrich has written 13 novels.
From the DeanFrom the Dean
The nature of free will and moral responsibility is a discussion philosophers have been having for centuries. Now neuroscientists are adding to the conversation.
How do socioeconomic conditions affect life expectancy? Do people in countries with nationalized medicine live longer?
Expert OpinionPolitical Science Professor Michael Hanchard talks about why immigration is such a hot-button political issue.
Prince Zeid Ra’ad Zeid Al-Hussein ’87 offers his unique perspective of the Arab Spring.
Lily Newman '12 traced the fascinating past of medical waste and various views on disposal methods.
Tom Smith '11 is CEO of ESDA LLC, a high-tech startup he created with two friends during their freshman year.
The Krieger School of Arts and Sciences welcomed a talented group of new faculty members in 2012.
Jews on the Move explores the postwar relocation of Baltimore’s Jewish community from the city to the northwest suburbs of Baltimore County.
Christopher Drennen '95 served as lead technical negotiator during the sovereign restructuring of Greece.
BookshelfTake a look at what our faculty has been busy writing.
Classroom EncountersSocial Climbers and Charlatans in American Literature is a popular course in the English department.
Worth A SurfBusinesses want problems solved on the cheap, and soon-to-be college graduates want the attention of prospective employers. Enter MindSumo.
Rafee Al-Mansur and Mohamed Hamouda are producing a documentary film about African-American and immigrant Muslim communities in Baltimore.
Gerri Chester has spent her entire 55-year career as a lab tech in the biology department.
Editor's NoteWelcome to the Fall 2012 issue of Arts & Sciences magazine.