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Diversity

Diversity+Inclusion
Sustained progress toward roadmap goals
Published Sept 12, 2022
Implementation planning is ongoing at both the university and divisional levels, and several key initiatives and programs have been announced over the past several months
Hopkins welcomes first Vivien Thomas Scholars
Published Aug 18, 2022
20 scholars join the university this fall to pursue PhDs as part of a new $150M initiative to address historic underrepresentation in science, technology, engineering, and math fields
Sociology
Study finds happiness in multiracial neighborhoods
Published July 13, 2022
A new study found the majority of residents in surveyed areas said they were happy with where they live
Student honors
Five Johns Hopkins PhD students inducted into Bouchet Society
Published May 18, 2022
Thomas Burnett, Brent Ifemembi, Natalie Joe, Lea A. Marineau, and Gian Carlo Molina-Castro were each recognized for their commitment to academic and personal excellence
Faculty diversity
Key initiative named to honor pioneering Nursing faculty member
Published May 17, 2022
The Gaston-Johansson Faculty of Excellence Program will bring 30 diverse scholars to the university, with a focus on STEM fields
Diversity+Inclusion
A key juncture on Roadmap journey
Published March 9, 2022
The university is continuing the work it began more than six years ago to make JHU a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive place for all, learning from past experience and building a durable foundation
Diversity+Inclusion
University sets new diversity, equity, and inclusion vision, goals
Published Dec 15, 2021
The plan—'Realizing our Promise: The Second JHU Roadmap on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion'—features 24 goals informed and refined by input from the university community
Diversity+Inclusion
JHU outlines vision for a more diverse, equitable, inclusive institution
Published Nov 18, 2021
Faculty, staff, students, and other affiliates are invited to share feedback on the Second Roadmap for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, which builds on the progress of the first Roadmap and envisions an engaged, pluralistic community
Graduate education
Doctoral fellowship program honors legacy of Whiting School alum Percy Pierre
Published Nov 18, 2021
Awards recognize outstanding incoming students from underrepresented backgrounds and will provide monthly stipends, tuition, health insurance, and fees for the first two years of graduate school
Names+Narratives
Hopkins to honor four pioneering figures from its history
Published Oct 29, 2021
Campus buildings, facilities to be named for Ernest Bates, Florence Bascom, Frederick Scott, and Levi Watkins in recognition of their achievements and contributions to the university