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Date: December 12, 2016
Date: July 18, 2017
Rising senior Alfred Chin is the first Johns Hopkins University student to receive the Astronaut Scholarship, an award founded by the first U.S. astronauts, collectively dubbed the Mercury Seven. Chin, 21, is a neuroscience and biophysics double major. He works in a lab at JHU’s Department of Neuroscience, where his research focuses on the ways […]
Date: July 10, 2017
The honors continue to roll in for a pair of Johns Hopkins student-athletes who graduated last month. Lindsay Cheu and Andy Greenhalgh have earned NCAA Postgraduate Scholarships it was announced recently. The NCAA selected 29 male athletes and 29 female athletes from all winter sports and all divisions and each of the 58 student-athletes will […]
Date: May 30, 2017
Susan Courtney, a brain scientist who has served as chair of the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at Johns Hopkins University for the past four years, will become the university’s next vice provost for faculty affairs, Provost Sunil Kumar announced in a message to university leadership today. Read the full release on The Hub.
Date: May 15, 2017
Two years ago, Brenda Rapp looked out over the crowded lecture hall during her introductory cognitive neuroscience course and saw many students smiling and tapping on their laptops. Which was fine, except that no one smiles at lecture notes. “They were doing email, Facebook, whatever,” says Rapp, professor and chair of the Department of Cognitive […]
Date: January 7, 2017
The Johns Hopkins University will be hosting “Day of Undergraduate Research in Engineering, the Arts & Humanities, Medicine and the Sciences” which will be held on Friday, April 21 from 1-4 p.m. in the Goldfarb Gym, Ralph O’Conner Recreation Center (Homewood Campus).
Date: August 9, 2016
Dr. Shreesh Mysore was selected to receive the 2016-2017 Johns Hopkins Catalyst Award. This honor is accompanied by a $75,000 grant, mentoring opportunities and institutional recognition.
Date: March 18, 2015
Read about how ShapeU pairs small workout groups with personal trainers. Johns Hopkins undergraduates Seal-bin Han Richard Shi, Christine Situ, Jordan Matelsky (Computer Science and Neuroscience major), Oneeb Malik, and Charlie McGeorge make up the ShapeU team.
Date: November 29, 2014
The second cohort of Bloomberg Distinguished Professors was announced this past summer, including neuroscientist Patricia Janak, who studies the biological basis of behavior and associative learning, with a particular focus on addiction. She is a member of the Krieger School’s Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences and of the School of Medicine’s Department of Neurology.
Date: November 20, 2014
Read about the neuroscience major who’s also a published author