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Undergraduate education

Undergraduate studies
Major help for undergrads
Published Feb 13, 2024
JHU's first-ever Major Fair will give undergraduate students a chance to talk to faculty and student representatives from prospective majors and minors
'A new experience of wow'
Published Jan 23, 2023
Upperclassmen reflect on their first semester free of COVID-19 restrictions since spring 2020
Undergraduate education
Course examines sexual and gender identity in STEM
Published Dec 1, 2022
In First Year Seminar, Johns Hopkins undergrads explore the history of LGBTQ people in STEM and how science in turn affects the lives of LGBTQ people
Undergraduate education
Embrace the change
Published June 21, 2021
In a semester when the world still felt hemmed in by the virtual nature of most interactions, Krieger School faculty and teaching assistants had to draw on their creativity to connect with students through screens
University operations
University leaders provide spring semester planning update
Published Oct 1, 2020
In a message to undergraduate students, Provost Sunil Kumar and Vice Provost for Student Affairs Alanna Shanahan discuss the principles guiding decision-making
University operations
Undergraduate instruction, activities move online for fall
Published Aug 6, 2020
Students urged to stay home due to resurgence of COVID-19; JHU increasing financial aid and other supports to offset pandemic's burden
Undergraduate education
Committee outlines new model for undergrad education at JHU
Published Feb 5, 2020
Members of the Hopkins community invited to share feedback on CUE2 draft report online or in person
JHU strengthens support for FLI students
Published May 16, 2019
FLI Network, launched last summer, connects first-generation and limited-income students with resources for college success
Undergraduate education
Nobel laureate touts 'active' science learning
Published April 12, 2018
Stanford physicist Carl Wieman speaks at event hosted by Second Commission on Undergraduate Education
Over coffee, students help shape undergrad experience
Published Feb 14, 2018
At 'Coffee with the Co-Chairs' events, undergrads speak directly to administrators about student life and learning