News & Announcements Archive


2012 Commencement: PHS Awards and Honors

2012 Commencement: PHS Awards and Honors
On May 24, 2012, more than 160 public health studies seniors marched across the graduation stage, effectively graduating our largest PHS class to date. Many of our seniors were campus-wide and nationwide award winners.


Interns Make an Impact

Interns Make an Impact
Hopkins undergraduates made their mark in Baltimore last summer, through a new internship program that immerses them in work with urban nonprofit and government agencies. The Community Impact Internships are all about encouraging students to roll up their sleeves and make a difference in the city. In the stories that follow, three public health students tell how much they've gained by giving back.


PHS Major Helps Start Hopkins Community Garden

PHS Major Helps Start Hopkins Community Garden
The garden was the idea of representatives from Real Food Hopkins, a student-run group committed to bringing local, sustainable, humane and fair food to the Homewood campus and the surrounding Baltimore area.


From Cell Proteins to Smoking Cessation

From Cell Proteins to Smoking Cessation
Some Woodrow Wilson Fellows pursue a single topic over several years. Others, like PHS major Karthik Rao, spread their research wealth around.


PHS Major Wins Leadership Award

PHS Major Wins Leadership Award
Rashmi Basapur ’10, winner of this year's Second Decade Society/Florence "Meg" Long Walsh Leadership Award, will spend the next year combining two of her passions—public health and dance—by teaching classical Indian dance at a free boarding school in India.