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Voices+Opinion

Commentary
'A bold assertion of political power and equality'
Published Feb 24, 2018
Historian Martha Jones says Michelle Obama portrait connects former first lady to the complex legacy of black women in the White House / The Washington Post
Commentary
'Black Panther' taps centuries of dreams
Published Feb 24, 2018
Historian N.D.B. Connolly explores the historical inspirations, both real and imagined, for the film's fictional world of Wakanda / The Hollywood Reporter
Puppy pals for ICU patients
Published Feb 24, 2018
Researchers suggest therapy dogs could help patients reach health goals and stay motivated during ICU stays
Finance
'Volatility is back with a vengeance'
Published Feb 24, 2018
Alessandro Rebucci, an expert in international finance, weighs in on a tumultuous week for financial markets
Q+A
Hot or not: U.S. presidents edition
Published Feb 24, 2018
SAIS alum J.D. Dobson and his wife, Kate, co-author an entertaining journey through U.S. political history
Commentary
An interplanetary anthropologist
Published Feb 24, 2018
In tribute to author Ursula K. Le Guin, who died this week, Anand Pandian finds parallels between her work and his / Anthrodendum
Commentary
Knee-capping university research
Published Feb 24, 2018
Daniels: Proposed cap on reimbursement of indirect research costs would deal 'staggering blow to the nation's vital interest'
Lost opportunities for life sciences firms
Published Feb 24, 2018
JHU's Phillip Phan, Dean Wong advocate for open-innovation network in 'Nature Index' commentary
Astrophysics
How fast is the universe expanding? Measurements yield different results
Published Feb 24, 2018
Nobel-winning astrophysicist Adam Riess says dark matter behavior could explain calculation discrepancy / BBC News
Under the weather
Lessons from the 2017 hurricane season
Published Feb 24, 2018
Carey Business School faculty members explore how we might apply the lessons of business and economics to the threat of natural disasters