University News

Earth Day

A campus-wide celebration

April 23, 2015 10:00:00 am
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For the campus-wide Earth Day celebration, sustainable student groups, JHU departments, and local environmental organizations united for a day of reflection and festivities
Getting greener

JHU cuts greenhouse gas emissions 35% over 5 years

April 22, 2015 11:00:00 am
Five-year review shows university's progress, highlights sustainability actions across campuses
In memoriam

Levi Watkins Jr., pioneer in cardiac surgery and civil rights, dies at 70

April 12, 2015 7:50:00 am
He implanted first automatic heart defibrillator in a patient, was instrumental in recruiting minority students to School of Medicine

Jamison elected to AAAS

April 24, 2015 8:05:00 am
Psychiatrist, a leading authority on mental illness, among 197 new inductees to honorary society
Commencement 2015

Eight honorary degree recipients named

April 22, 2015 7:57:00 am
Honorees include longtime Maryland congressman, acclaimed pianist, leader in the fight against infectious diseases
Earth Week

Green Blue Jays

April 21, 2015 9:00:00 am
Awards recognize contributions to JHU's sustainability efforts
Discussion forums

Let's talk about race

April 20, 2015 3:24:00 pm
Writer, Baltimore native Ta-Nehisi Coates to speak as part of JHU Forums on Race in America series
Bright idea

A plan for Tanzania

April 20, 2015 3:15:00 pm
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Team of JHU undergrads wins seed funding for their alternative energy project

New center aims to help cities do more with data

April 20, 2015 11:30:00 am
Center for Government Excellence, established with grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies, is part of JHU's 21st Century Cities Initiative
SOURCE celebration

A decade of service

April 17, 2015 2:30:00 pm
As SOURCE marks its 10-year anniversary, founder Mindi Levin reflects on the center's community work

Carey names two commencement speakers

April 15, 2015 3:53:08 pm
Johnson & Johnson CEO, T. Rowe Price chairman to speak at upcoming ceremonies

Alternate Hopkins history

April 14, 2015 9:05:00 am
Professor writing a history of Hopkins discusses events that could have changed the shape of the university

Two Guggenheim fellows

April 10, 2015 2:46:00 pm
JHU's Haeri, Principe among 175 selected from applicant pool of nearly 3,000
Society of Scholars

15 new members added

April 9, 2015 2:30:00 pm
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Society inducts former Johns Hopkins postdocs, house staff, or faculty who went on to gain marked distinction in their fields

Fresh look for

April 8, 2015 8:24:00 am
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Redesigned university website will debut later this month

SoE's Andrews appointed to 2nd term as dean

April 7, 2015 4:11:00 pm
He is praised for vision, leadership, and commitment to improving the wider community

Recommended statement on academic freedom submitted

April 6, 2015 4:20:00 pm
President Daniels, Provost Lieberman ask university community to provide feedback

JHU mourns death of undergraduate student

April 6, 2015 2:02:00 pm
Junior Rachel Reichner, 20, was studying chemical and biomolecular engineering
Autism Awareness Day

Gilman Hall goes blue

April 2, 2015 9:45:00 pm
More than 130,000 buildings worldwide part of 'Light it Up Blue' campaign

Discovery, Catalyst awards applications near 400

April 2, 2015 1:50:00 pm
New awards will provide $15M in funding over three years for faculty-led research

Top honor for K.T. Ramesh

April 1, 2015 1:55:00 pm
Mechanical engineering professor receives W.M. Murray medal from experimental mechanics society
Bloomberg professorships

Distinguished scholars

March 30, 2015 2:54:00 pm
Casadevall, Chute, Salzberg, Szalay will work to further university's signature initiatives
Commencement 2015

Pixar president Ed Catmull to speak at graduation

March 30, 2015 10:55:00 am
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Five-time Academy Award winner will be among honorary degree recipients at May 21 ceremony

Navigating the postdoc path

March 30, 2015 10:00:00 am
Second annual JHU postdoc retreat looks at a shifting career landscape

'Most influential' dean

March 26, 2015 4:00:00 pm
Texas-based test prep firm names JHU's Patricia Davidson most influential nursing dean in the U.S.
Coming soon

Work begins at 3200 St. Paul

March 26, 2015 8:30:00 am
Project, slated to be completed by August 2016, will feature student housing, restaurants, retailers, including CVS pharmacy
In memoriam

JHU trustee emeritus A. James Clark dies at 87

March 21, 2015 12:35:00 pm
Philanthropist's gifts to university supported construction of Clark Hall, endowed deanship of Whiting School of Engineering

Health IT boot camp

March 16, 2015 2:45:00 pm
Johns Hopkins-based startup Baton among six startups selected for four-month accelerator