Speak Up For The Public Interest When decisions are being made that affect our health, our safety, or our rights as consumers and citizens, U.S. PIRG speaks up on behalf of the public. Whether it’s a decision about how to address the misuse of our life-saving antibiotics in agriculture, or how to stop the mishandling […]
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AGHI is now accepting applications from PhD students in the 10 humanities departments in KSAS, as well as the Anthropology, Political Theory, and History of Medicine programs, to become AGHI Graduate Research Fellows. These one-semester fellowships: Are tenable in the spring semester Provide a full KSAS stipend, along with tuition costs equal to 20% of […]
Below are photos from The Alexander Grass Humanities recent event, Media + Monsters: Two Centuries of Frankenstein, held on October 31, 2018 at the Parkway Theatre. This event was held to commemorate the 200th anniversary of Frankenstein. Professors from History of Science and Technology, English, the Berman Institute of Bioethics, and Film and Media studies discussed Frankenstein […]
The Alexander Grass Humanities Institute and The Writing Seminars invite undergraduates in the Krieger School, but also those fantasists in the Whiting School, to write a story based on, or inspired by the novel Frankenstein. The writing contest, with an award of $250, and possible publication in The Hopkins Review, is part of a celebration […]
An emphasis on the humanities in medical school trains future doctors to become proficient in the social and cultural context of health care.
If you want to build a team of innovative problem-solvers, you should value the humanities just as much as the sciences, says entrepreneur Eric Berridge. He shares why tech companies should look beyond STEM graduates for new hires — and how people with backgrounds in the arts and humanities can bring creativity and insight to […]
An article by by Thomas G. Burish, discusses questions about accountability — involving robotic self-driving cars, for example — and how they are among the technology-related issues that society must find ways to deal with.
Please join us for a lecture on “The Mind in Love: Reflections on the Universe” by Robert Pogue Harrison from Stanford University. Reception to follow.
If you’re passionate about social change and political movements, don’t miss Nonprofit Career Week: Feb. 12-15. Meet with alumni working for think tanks with various viewpoints, network with local and national nonprofits hiring interns, find out how to work in education without teaching, and connect at the Nonprofit Internship and Career Fair on Feb. 15. […]
The Johns Hopkins University Krieger School of Arts and Sciences is proud to announce the new Mellon Foundation Humanities Collaboratory Fellowship. This fellowship provides doctoral graduate students at JHU the opportunity to join in a teaching and research collaboration with the Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC) that initiates students into undergraduate humanities research while […]