Department: News Archive


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Students Against Climate Change

Issue: Fall 2016

Two Hopkins undergraduates were selected to represent the American Chemical Society at this year’s United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.

Snapshot: From the Office of Michael Edidin

Issue: Fall 2016

Take a peek into the world of this professor emeritus in the Department of Biology, who lectures and writes scholarly articles about antique watches.

Seeing the Numbers

Issue: Fall 2016

Researchers found the visual cortex in blind people is highly involved in doing math, suggesting the brain is vastly more adaptable than previously believed.

Exhibit Explores Impact of World War I on Hopkins

Issue: Fall 2016

The exhibit creates a detailed picture of the service experience of both students and faculty, and the ways in which the campus was transformed by the presence of soldiers-in-training and veterans.

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Tracks

Issue: Fall 2016

Following an archaeologist to Ethiopia

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Dean’s Desktop

Issue: Spring 2016

I continue to be impressed with the focus, drive, and the intellectual curiosity of our students.

Tracks

Issue: Spring 2016

Marching in the bootsteps of an ROTC Cadet.

A New PARADIM in Crystal Growth

Issue: Spring 2016

Johns Hopkins University is establishing a cutting-edge crystal growth facility as part of a national research project to revolutionize technology.

Snapshot: From the Office of María Portuondo

Issue: Spring 2016

Take a peek into the world of this history of science and technology professor, who also happens to be an electrical engineer.

$10 Million Gift Creates Humanities Institute

Issue: Spring 2016

This gift—the largest ever to Johns Hopkins exclusively for the support of the humanities—establishes the Alexander Grass Humanities Institute.