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MSH Spring 2018 Classes

The Medicine Science and Humanities major is sponsoring 3 fantastic classes for Spring 2018. AS.145.201: Clues: Unreasoning the Medical Mystery will be taught by Dr. Alicia Pulionesi. It will analyse how ‘medical mystery’ narratives or detective fiction impacts our thinking about problems and solutions in medicine. Readings will include authors such as Edgar Allen Poe, […]

Spring 2018 MSH Courses

For Spring 2018, the Medicine, Science and Humanities major is sponsoring three Courses. Professor Alicia Puglionesi is offering AS.145.201 Clues: Unreasoning the Medical Mystery, Professor Wilda Anderson is offering AS.145.201 Naturalizing the Human Body in Early Modern France: the Confrontation of Literature, Science and Politics and Professors Evelyne Enders and Lawrence Wissow are offering AS.145.401 […]

Fall 2017 MSH Courses

For Fall 2017, the Medicine, Science and Humanities major is sponsoring two Introductory Courses. Professor Walter Stephens is offering AS.145.103 Men, Women, and Melancholy: Premodern Physiologies of Madness, and Professors Bernadette Wegenstein and Jeremy Greene are offering AS.145.104 Science, Medicine, and Media. In addition the following courses are cross listed with the MSH major: AS.130.259 Ancient […]

The Diving Bell And The Butterfly

The Masculinity Project, The Undergraduate Major Medicine, Science, and the Humanities, and the French Club present: The Diving Bell And The Butterfly on March 30th at 5:00pm in Gilman 50. The Diving Bell

Medicine, Science and Humanities Spring 2017 Course Information

The Medicine, Science and Humanities major is offering one course in Spring, 2017. Dr. William Egginton will be teaching AS 145.102 “The Cosmic Imagination: How Literature Changes our Understanding of the Universe” In addition, the following courses are cross-listed with Medicine, Science, and Humanities: AS 010.420 Leonardo da Vinci: Between Art and Science AS 040.238 […]

Medicine, Science, and Humanities Welcoming Reception

The Medicine, Science, and Humanities (MSH) major held a welcoming reception for declared and prospective majors at the Johns Hopkins Club on September 7, 2016. Faculty and students enjoyed the food and the beautiful setting plus were honored to have Nobel Laureate, Dr. Peter Agre, speak about how his mother imparted to him the importance […]

Sept. 7: Welcome Reception

Join us from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 7 for a welcome reception at the Hopkins Club. Dr. Peter Agree, a 2003 Nobel Laureate and ardent supporter of the liberal arts, and several MSH faculty members will speak. Please note: Shorts, flip-flops, and jeans are not permitted in the Hopkins Club.

Fall 2016 Orientation

The slide set from the Medicine, Science, and the Humanities major fall 2016 orientation is now available. View and download the slides.

Fall 2016 Courses

For Fall 2016, the MSH major will again offer Death and Dying: An Introduction to Medical Humanities (AS 145.101). The course will be team taught by Visiting Professor Evelyne Ender (GRLL), Assistant Professor Joshua Smith (Classics), and Professor Bernadette Wegenstein (GRLL). During pre-registration, the course is open only to upper-class majors and incoming freshmen. The […]