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2022-2023 Dean’s Fellows

The Krieger School of Arts and Sciences Dean’s Fellow Program aims to provide the expertise and experience necessary to assist the dean in an area of strategic importance for the work of the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences. A fellow must be a full-time faculty member of the Krieger School and will devote 20 […]


Danielle Speller, Physics and Astronomy, wins prestigious Packard Fellowship

Astronomer Danielle Speller has each been awarded a 2022 Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering, a prestigious early-career award for scientists that provides “flexible funding and the freedom to take risks and explore new frontiers in their fields of study.” Each recipient receives $875,000 over five year. Read the full story on the Hub.


What Economists Really Do

More than just Wall Street types or stock market prognosticators, Johns Hopkins economics faculty and students apply their tools to address the world’s most important issues.


Public Health through an Africana Studies Lens

Get an intimate look into a class a Johns Hopkins through Arts & Sciences Magazine. Students discuss how a recent course, Africana Studies Meets Public Health, is giving them the experience and perspective they need to reach their dreams of creating public health programs that focus on Black women, or work in global humanitarian efforts.


Learning Alongside the Very Best

The Bloomberg Distinguished Professorships summer fellowship program gives Johns Hopkins undergraduates the opportunity to work and conduct research under the mentorship of some of the world’s preeminent scholars.


Summer Research Lab Grows Student Experts

This summer was the fourth year for the JHU Humanities Collaboratory, which provides opportunities for high-achieving humanities students from community colleges and historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) across the country to participate in an intensive and innovative summer research experience. The program is much more than a research program: students and faculty work in […]


Interns Make an Impact on Baltimore Community

Krieger School students spent their summer working in Baltimore nonprofit organizations and government agencies as part of the Center for Social Concern’s paid Community Impact Internships Program. Students interned in person with Shepherd’s Clinic for the Uninsured, Whitelock Community Farm, the Station North Tool Library and much more. Laís Santoro, a junior double majoring in […]


SNF Agora Institute names 11 Visiting Fellows

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Agora Institute at Johns Hopkins has selected 11 Visiting Fellows from diverse sectors, backgrounds, and disciplines to collaborate with faculty, senior fellows, and students during the upcoming academic year. Their works focus on democratic governance, justice advocacy, civic entrepreneurship, and more.


JHU once again a top producer of Fulbright awardees

For the 11th year in a row, Johns Hopkins University appears on Chronicle of Higher Education’s list of top producers for the 2020–21 Fulbright Scholarship application cycle. With 22 of 49 applicants awarded grants across the English Teaching Assistant and Study/Research programs, Hopkins has the third-highest rate of Fulbright grantees among research universities. Read about the students’ Fulbright work on the Hub.


Repairing the STEM Pipeline

The “pipeline” metaphor popular in higher ed STEM fields describes the journey a student interested in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics must take through increasingly specialized studies to become a tenured faculty member. The pipeline is infamous for its gender inequity: Women make up more than half of biology doctorate earners, but only 21% of […]


Christopher Celenza returns to Johns Hopkins as Krieger School dean

Christopher S. Celenza, dean of Georgetown College at Georgetown University and professor of History and Classics, has been named dean of the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences. Celenza’s appointment, which begins Jan. 4, is a homecoming: He first joined the Krieger School faculty in 2005 as a professor in what was then the Department of […]