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women's history month

Women's History Month
'Instruments of change'
Published Aug 20, 2018
How Hopkins' first female undergraduates found their way
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A leading advocate for neonatal health
Published Aug 20, 2018
Virginia Apgar, who earned a master's from JHU in 1959, developed the Apgar Score for assessing infant health
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A Grammy Award-winning virtuoso
Published Aug 20, 2018
Renowned pianist Angelin Chang earned Doctor of Musical Arts degree at JHU's Peabody Conservatory
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NASA space medicine chief aimed for the stars
Published Aug 20, 2018
Award-winning scientist, JHU alum Nitza CintrĂ³n is a noted pioneer for women and Hispanics in science
Women's history month
Harriet Tubman, real-life action hero
Published Aug 20, 2018
Maryland-born abolitionist and humanitarian is 'as heroic as it gets,' says historian N. D. B. Connolly
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A Hopkins trailblazer who dared to dig
Published Aug 20, 2018
In 1893, the future geologist became the first woman to receive a PhD from Johns Hopkins University