University News

JHU.edu wins Webby

April 26, 2016
University's redesigned website named People's Voice winner in School/University category
Commencement 2016

8 to get honorary degrees

April 22, 2016
Honorees will be recognized at universitywide graduation on May 18
Sustainability

Green Blue Jays

April 22, 2016
Office of Sustainability honors those who demonstrate commitment to sustainability principles, action

Financial aid, tuition to rise

April 29, 2016
Undergraduate tuition to rise 3.5 percent, financial aid budget to rise 5 percent this fall
Study Abroad

Four from Hopkins win Gilman Scholarship

April 29, 2016
Study abroad scholarship will fund students' travel to Japan, Peru, France, Senegal, and Jordan for summer courses
Goldwater scholars

Four receive honors

April 26, 2016
Award recognizes exceptional promise in research careers in STEM fields
Campus life

New student housing option

April 22, 2016
Nine East 33rd, located in Charles Village, accepting applications for fall occupancy
Earth Week

Green, with pride

April 21, 2016
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Johns Hopkins honors sustainability efforts with campus-wide Earth Week celebration
Honors

3 elected to AAAS

April 20, 2016
Cherlin, Kolodkin, Greenberg among 213 members of honorary society's 236th class
Staff profile

Faith and Ferguson

April 19, 2016
Asher Kolieboi, JHU's first-year assistant chaplain, expores the intersection of faith and social justice
Sustainability

Report shows progress

April 15, 2016
In advance of Earth Week, JHU updates its progress toward greenhouse gas emissions reduction goal
Scholarships

15 win Fulbright grants

April 14, 2016
Hopkins again among nation's top producers of Fulbright grant recipients
Faculty news

Two named professorships

April 13, 2016
Professors Ko Wang, Phillip Phan named to new endowed faculty positions
Message

Committed to Baltimore

April 13, 2016
University, health system urge Hopkins community to continue to find ways to strengthen, engage city
Little chefs

Recipe for fun, learning

April 12, 2016
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Fourth-graders learn science behind baking bread at JHU's Montgomery County campus
Society of Scholars

16 new scholars inducted

April 12, 2016
Society recognizes former JHU postdocs, house staff, faculty who gained marked distinction in their fields
Philanthropy

New institute for the humanities established

April 11, 2016
$10M gift is largest ever to support humanities research, education at JHU
Idea lab

What's your bright idea?

April 8, 2016
Deadline extended to submit proposals addressing community, diversity, sustainability

Urban League award

April 8, 2016
President Daniels recognized for efforts to create new opportunities for underserved, underemployed individuals in Baltimore
Webby Awards

JHU.edu up for honor

April 6, 2016
University's redesigned website, launched in May 2015, nominated for Webby Award
BLOCAL

Hopkins, others pledge to invest $69M in programs to build, hire, buy locally

April 4, 2016
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Johns Hopkins among 25 businesses teaming up to expand economic opportunities in Baltimore
Rising to the challenge

Peters to lead collaborative global health initiative

April 4, 2016
Global Health Signature Initiative brings together experts to address health issues around the world
President's Day of Service

Volunteers mobilize for day of service

April 3, 2016
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Nearly 700 from JHU pitch in at more than 30 Baltimore-based service sites

Vice provost to depart

March 30, 2016
Cheryl Holcomb-McCoy, vice provost for faculty affairs, named next dean of American's School of Education
Cancer research

Biden: New Hopkins cancer institute will 'bring hope to millions of people'

March 29, 2016
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Vice president among speakers at dedication of $125 million Bloomberg-Kimmel Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy
Cancer research

New institute will study promising approach to cancer treatment

March 29, 2016
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Bloomberg, Kimmel, others give $125M to support research into immunotherapy, which scientists say has potential to end all forms of cancer

Baltimore Scholars Program revamped

March 24, 2016
Changes include greater financial commitment, focus on students with significant financial need
Commencement 2016

Spike Lee to speak at Hopkins graduation

March 23, 2016
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Filmmaker's acclaimed works over three-decade career have challenged assumptions about race, prejudice