division archive

School of Arts and Sciences

Rewarding behaviors

Why breaking habits is hard

February 11, 2016
Our brains are wired to focus on previously pleasing things, even if we don't realize it
Film screening

Community voices

February 5, 2016
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Documentary 'License to Operate,' produced by JHU alum, explores neighborhoods in crisis
Cognitive science

Broken words

February 1, 2016
Researchers study stroke victims to pinpoint areas of brain that control how we write, spell
30 Under 30

Key player on tax policy

January 27, 2016
Donald Schneider named to 'Forbes' '30 Under 30' list for his work on House Ways and Means Committee
Q+A

Does Planet Nine exist?

January 21, 2016
JHU planetary scientist Hal Weaver discusses new evidence suggesting a giant Planet Nine lurks beyond Pluto
Intersession

Hollywood beginnings?

January 20, 2016
Film students enjoy five-day industry crash course in L.A. as part of Intersession
Intersession

More than 'drunk history'

January 19, 2016
  |   Photos
Popular JHU course tackles beer evolution, appreciation
Q+A

Reviewing the Oscars picks

January 14, 2016
Program in Film and Media Studies director on who will win, who got snubbed
Brain gain

Learning how we learn

January 13, 2016
Scientists, educators gather at JHU to discuss cutting-edge research on human learning
30 Under 30

Quantum matters

January 5, 2016
JHU PhD candidate Guy Marcus among 30 young scientists honored by 'Forbes' / Forbes