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Faculty honors
Four Hopkins researchers named AAAS fellows
Published Nov 24, 2020
Stephen Baylin, Sharon Gerecht, Timothy Heckman, and Elizabeth Stuart recognized for their contributions to their respective fields
Hopkins graduate Vijay Ramasamy named Rhodes Scholar
Published Nov 22, 2020
Ramasamy, who graduated from JHU in 2018 with a degree in public health studies, led the team drafting the state of Kansas' COVID-19 reopening plan
University launches Tenure Advisory Committee
Published Nov 20, 2020
14-member group will advise the president on tenure cases across JHU's seven tenure-granting schools
In profile
The defining power of disruption
Published Nov 20, 2020
Beth Blauer, a core team member of the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center, says her life has been defined by moments of great upheaval. In a recent talk, she explores how to face adversity—and grow from it.
JHU moves toward more flexible, broader undergrad experience
Published Nov 20, 2020
Recommendations of the university's second Commission on Undergraduate Education compiled in 88-page report
Best Inventions
TIME honors Hopkins COVID-19 resource website
Published Nov 19, 2020
The university's Coronavirus Resource Center has become a leading source of centralized data on the COVID-19 pandemic, providing insights for government agencies, the media, and the general public
Faculty awards
Sarah Hörst receives prestigious award from American Geophysical Union
Published Nov 17, 2020
The James B. Macelwane Medal recognizes early career scientists in the field of geological and planetary sciences
Life design
Conference seeks to help students expand their professional horizons
Published Nov 10, 2020
Horizons by Hopkins virtual conference takes place Thursday, Nov. 12 and is open to all Johns Hopkins students
SAIS to launch search for next dean
Published Nov 5, 2020
The school's new leader will succeed Eliot Cohen, whose two-year term will end in June
Faculty news
Robert Slavin named inaugural School of Education Distinguished Professor
Published Nov 5, 2020
He is considered the world's foremost advocate for using evidence to transform educational policy and practice