News & Announcements Archive


Harris Silverstone Named New Academy Professor

Harris Silverstone
The Academy at Johns Hopkins welcomes into their ranks Harris Silverstone from the Department of Chemistry. Professor Silverstone studies and publishes about expansions as tools in quantum chemistry. The Academy now has 25 members.


Joel Grossman, Emeritus Professor of Political Science, Passes Away

Joel Grossman
A renowned scholar of courts and the Constitution, Professor Grossman spent 33 years on the faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison before coming to Johns Hopkins in 1996. He was the author or editor of five books, including The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States. He also authored a number of widely influential articles on courts and constitutional law.


Three New Academy Professors Named

The Academy at Johns Hopkins welcomes into their ranks three new faculty members from the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences. Representing fields ranging from experimental high energy physics to economic theory to social anthropology, these newly retired faculty will join 22 colleagues to bring the number of Academy members to twenty-five.


The Coleman Report at 50: Its Legacy and Enduring Value

The Johns Hopkins University (JHU) School of Education (SOE) is pleased to announce that on October 5 and 6 of 2016, many of the nation’s leading educational researchers will gather to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Coleman Report.


Four New Members Inducted into the Academy

The Academy at Johns Hopkins welcomes into its ranks four new faculty members from the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences. An institute for advanced study, the Academy enables retired professors to pursue research opportunities, conduct and attend academic seminars, and explore other opportunities for continued scholarship. Representing fields ranging from experimental high energy physics […]


Seven New Members Inducted into the Academy

The Academy at Johns Hopkins welcomes into its ranks a record eight new faculty members from the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences. Representing fields ranging from experimental high energy physics to economic theory to social anthropology, these newly retired professors will join 11 colleagues to bring the number of Academy members to 19. [...]


October 24: El Greco Remembered: 1614–2014

Join us for a one-day interdisciplinary conference sponsored by The Academy at Johns Hopkins in conjunction with the Department of Art History. Learn more here.