News Archive

Connecting with the Past

Classics major Astrid Oberbrunner spent last summer translating the handwritten annotations written in Latin at the front of a book printed in 1507. Classics students, like Astrid, are encouraged to pursue research projects that reflect their interests.

AAP launches graduate degree in Geospatial Intelligence

The Krieger School’s Advanced Academic Programs has announced it will launch a new program for a master of science degree in geospatial intelligence in May. Geospatial intelligence informs and influences […]

Major Infatuation: Neuroscience

Neuroscience, a popular major at JHU, is the study of the structure or function of the nervous system and brain. Four students explain why they love their neuroscience major.

Discovery Is…

Learn about the cutting edge faculty research taking place at Johns Hopkins University Krieger School of Arts and Sciences. Topics include CLASS telescope, bats, Egyptian archaeology, cell biology and cancer research, Frederick Douglass, filmmaking, and educational research.

The Krieger School Welcomes New Faculty

Meet the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences talented group of new faculty members, who have specialties ranging from medieval literature to metaphysics to probability and statistics.

Exploring How Bats Navigate

A team of Johns Hopkins University neuroscientists and engineers has won one of 19 National Science Foundation awards intended for research that uses cross-disciplinary approaches to “push the frontiers of brain science.” Researchers will use the $1 million, four-year grant to attempt to determine how free-flying echolocating bats process sound to navigate their environment.

Flight of the working class

Shift away from Democratic Party affiliation among blue-collar voters set the stage for Trump’s 2016 election victory, Hopkins study suggests.

Summer gigs: Going for gold

Marcia Zimmerman, A&S ’19, makes connections, memories representing U.S. at World Maccabiah Games in Israel.

Global (in)security

Krieger School course on global security politics examines issues related to weapons of mass destruction, oppression

What learning research looks like

About 150 educators visited Johns Hopkins this week to meet scientists doing the cutting-edge research that could one day change how they teach

Humanities Center Report: Update

An update on the Humanities Center and the steps being taken based on the Tabb Committee report.