Politics+Society

Hearing Their Voices

Tuning in to what young city residents have to say

August 20, 2015 12:00:00 pm
Project gives young people in Baltimore a chance to share their stories in wake of Freddie Gray's death, resulting unrest

ROI in research declining

August 18, 2015 12:43:00 pm
Increased regulation, proliferation of work that can't be reproduced slow progress of new drug approvals, life expectancy gains, researchers say / School of Public Health
Prescription drug abuse

Promising policy solutions

August 17, 2015 11:30:00 am
Florida laws show power of policy tools in fight against prescription drug epidemic, researchers say
Q+A

'Difficult road for justice'

August 26, 2015 12:50:00 pm
New book by JHU grad Ronnie Greene explores police shooting in wake of Hurricane Katrina

CEPAR to study riot response

August 12, 2015 2:30:00 pm
JHU researchers to conduct 'after-action review' of Baltimore agencies' actions amid April unrest / The Baltimore Sun
Funny business

Dean on 'The Daily Show'

August 6, 2015 2:56:00 pm
Jon Stewart, who ends 16-year run as host Thursday, welcomed SAIS Dean Vali Nasr as a guest on three occasions
Women in science

Striking a balance

August 6, 2015 9:45:00 am
Simple steps can lead to more female speakers at scientific conferences, JHU researcher says / School of Public Health
Growth industry

Sky-high garden keeper

July 24, 2015 11:10:00 am
MBA candidate Mehr Pastakia launches company that creates, repairs, maintains green roofs
Medicare at 50

Reflections on successes, failures of Medicare

July 23, 2015 11:50:00 am
Former congressman Henry Waxman kicks off Centennial Policy Scholar Seminar Series at Bloomberg School
Organizational Behavior

Trial by fire

July 22, 2015 12:15:00 pm
Organizations can learn a thing or two from firefighters about coping with unpredictable situations
Retail

Discount double click

June 25, 2015 4:15:00 pm
Loyalty rewards programs work best in online retail, Carey Business School researcher finds
Vertical thinking

Farmers of the future

June 16, 2015 12:30:00 pm
Urban agriculture startup founded by JHU students aims to bring 'vertical farming' to Baltimore
Love and money

'Deadbeat dads' study

June 15, 2015 2:30:00 pm
Many low-income fathers support their children through gifts, not cash, research suggests

From ashes to amity

Summer 2015
After World War II, Germany faced the need to reconcile with its enemies. Other nations could learn from how it did so. / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Burned out

Summer 2015
Nursing is hard. Unaddressed ethical issues make it even harder. / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Alumni Profile

Newshound

Summer 2015
Krieger School alumna Hallie Jackson works as a correspondent for NBC News / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Andrew Nicklin joins Center for Government Excellence

June 4, 2015 12:21:00 pm
Nicklin will serve as director of open data at the university's new Center for Government Excellence, part of JHU's 21st Century Cities Initiative

Education policy institute

May 18, 2015 11:37:00 am
Institute will be led by former New York education commissioner David Steiner
21st Century Cities

Rapid response in wake of Baltimore unrest

May 11, 2015 8:30:00 am
JHU researchers launch 8 new projects investigating activities, dynamics that may have played roles in recent violence
Greek life

Iconic pottery, recreated

May 7, 2015 1:45:00 pm
Students collaborate with expert ceramics artists to recreate the iconic red-figure kylix
Commentary

A life full of injustices

May 7, 2015 10:57:00 am
What is unjust about what happened to Freddie Gray goes far beyond what happened on April 12
Engage Baltimore

JHSPH to host discussion of city public health challenges

May 7, 2015 10:03:00 am
Event will include Rep. Elijah Cummings, Baltimore City Health Commissioner Leana Wen, community leaders
Commentary

Black culture not the problem

May 1, 2015 10:28:00 am
JHU's Nathan Connolly on the economics behind Baltimore's unrest / The New York Times
Race in America forum

A conversation about racism, past and present

April 30, 2015 5:00:00 pm
Acclaimed writer Ta-Nehisi Coates speaks at inaugural JHU Forum on Race in America
Commentary

A time bomb, divided

April 30, 2015 8:55:00 am
JHU's Lester Spence examines the tensions that precipitated Monday's unrest in Baltimore and offers solutions / New York Daily News

New date for race forum

April 29, 2015 7:59:00 pm
Event featuring writer Ta-Nehisi Coates rescheduled for Thursday, will be livestreamed on JHU Ustream channel
Commentary

Bigger than Freddie Gray

April 29, 2015 12:49:00 pm
JHU alum D. Watkins addresses uneasy relationship between Baltimore's black community, police / The New York Times