Committed to Baltimore

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

State of impairment

April 11, 2016
States must do more to help public universities innovate and prosper, Daniels writes / Bloomberg View

BLocal can change local economic landscape

April 7, 2016
Initiative's co-chairs give overview of effort by 25 local businesses to create economic opportunities in Baltimore / The Baltimore Sun
What I've Learned

The changing American family

April 26, 2016
A conversation with JHU sociologist Andrew Cherlin, who specializes in the study of marriage
Redlining Baltimore

Focus on wealth disparities

April 21, 2016
Panelists discuss barriers to economic inclusion in Baltimore
Staff profile

Faith and Ferguson

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

Bike sharing

April 18, 2016
JHU alum's new book explores how the bicycle reshaped life in America

'Rise' revisited

April 14, 2016
Peabody's Judah Adashi brings his choral reflection on America's civil rights struggles to Baltimore

Finding her happy

April 11, 2016
For neuroscientist and author Wendy Suzuki, learning how exercise affects the brain has been a life-changing experience
Redlining Baltimore

Discussing discrimination, past and present

April 7, 2016
JHU's 21st Century Cities Initiative hosts first of four conversations on Baltimore's deep-seated race issues

Urban artistry

March 29, 2016
Comics artist Ben Katchor on city living, urban sprawl, and art as activism


Spring 2016
I once convinced Sidney Mintz to cook Thanksgiving dinner for me. In August. / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Pledged for life

Spring 2016
Alumni Jim Miller and Doug Harper consider each other brothers, and not just because they were in the same fraternity / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Poor comparisons?

February 24, 2016
Why are death rates climbing among middle-aged whites? JHU sociologist has a theory / The New York Times
Virtual visit

Snowden: 'It's about the world we want to live in'

February 18, 2016
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden says he sees progress on privacy since his massive 2013 intelligence leak

Lotto for learning?

February 12, 2016
CTY's Elaine Tuttle Hansen offers suggestion for truly leveling playing field in college admissions process / Inside Higher Ed

Activism is the new black

February 11, 2016
'Orange Is the New Black' author Piper Kerman discusses prison reform
Flagpole protest

Taking down an 'intolerable' symbol

February 11, 2016
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Bree Newsome, who brought down Confederate flag in S.C., speaks at JHU

Hip-hop and poetry

February 5, 2016
Quraysh Ali Lansana, co-editor of 'The BreakBeat Poets,' visits JHU for free reading Monday

How Zika virus evolves

February 4, 2016
Andrew Pekosz on sexual transmission of ths virus and the difficulty of developing effective treatments
Medical ethics

In short supply

February 3, 2016
Drug shortages force doctors to make difficult ethical decisions
Race in America

Angela Davis urges new thinking on criminal justice

February 3, 2016
Activist, scholar addresses capacity crowd at Shriver Hall

Drinking hot water after sex won't prevent pregnancy

February 1, 2016
Jhpiego educator describes challenges of family planning efforts in Africa
Public health

Zika virus Q+A

January 29, 2016
International health expert discusses disease that is spreading rapidly in Brazil and beyond

Does Planet Nine exist?

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

Warning: Sugar

January 21, 2016
Drink labels could be the nudge many people need to make healthier choices / The Baltimore Sun

Pollution solution

January 20, 2016
VW can do right by replacing diesel-run school buses, School of Public Health experts write / The New York Times