division archive

School of Arts and Sciences

Plankton problems

November 26, 2015
Rapid growth in population of plankton in northern bodies of water could indicate significant climate change, study shows
Faculty honors

Four named AAAS fellows

November 23, 2015
Hemker, Matunis, Scott, Wendland among 347 new members elected

On diversity in design

November 18, 2015
Graphic artist Jermaine Bell discusses art, representation, and cultural identity

Why mathematics?

November 17, 2015
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JHU mathematician Richard Brown on teaching, theory, and the value of math in a modern world
'The Hunting Ground'

Documentary explores rape culture on college campuses

November 13, 2015
JHU hosts screening, discussion of film released earlier this year

Hitler's last gamble

November 12, 2015
Military historian Antony Beevor details one of WWII's bloodiest battles, the Battle of the Bulge
$2.00 a day

Stories of extreme poverty

November 10, 2015
JHU social scientist Kathryn Edin speaks about her new book
President's Reading Series

'Tap dancing, blackness, and time'

November 4, 2015
British author Zadie Smith shares bits of her unpublished fourth novel, 'Swing, Time'
Not so rare?

Deep-Earth diamond find

November 4, 2015
JHU scientists develop new theory about simpler diamond formation

Blurring lines

October 27, 2015
Baltimore artist, actor Carly Bales on what performance art, theater can learn from each other
Brain training

How Pavlov's bell makes dogs drool

October 26, 2015
Research team studies mouse brain cells to understand relationship between stimuli, delayed rewards

Senior gets math honor

October 22, 2015
Kiyon Hahm one of seven student nationwide to receive Waldemar J. Trjitzinsky Memorial Award from American Mathematical Society
Inspiring inventions

Finalists times two

October 12, 2015
Two JHU teams named finalists in 2015 Collegiate Inventors Competition
Art Talk

An artist of textures

October 12, 2015
Jane Dickson employs unusual mediums such as sandpaper, Astroturf
Ancient ceramics

Mysteries of the Attic

October 9, 2015
Students re-create ancient Greek ceramics