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Rankings
Johns Hopkins Hospital ranked third in the nation by 'U.S. News'
Published Aug 14, 2018
JHH ranks No. 1 overall in Maryland, among nation's top 10 in 13 specialty areas
Community
'10,000 Small Businesses' and growing
Published Aug 14, 2018
Entrepreneurs graduate from Goldman Sachs program that partners with Johns Hopkins, other schools to provide business education, support services, and access to capital to Baltimore business-owners
Kudos
Heckman receives lifetime achievement award
Published Aug 14, 2018
Physics and Astronomy chair Tim Heckman awarded the Catherine Wolfe Bruce Gold Medal from the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
Hopkins, other schools voice support for diversity in admissions
Published Aug 14, 2018
In court brief, 16 leading universities say they support consideration of race as a factor in the admissions process
Research funding
Hopkins receives $30 million to lead research consortium
Published Aug 14, 2018
Five-year program offers integrated field training to undergraduate, graduate, postdoctoral, and faculty researchers
Planetary science
Exoplanet expert named BDP
Published Aug 14, 2018
David Sing, who heads the largest Hubble research program on exoplanets, will hold appointments in two departments within the Krieger School
Education
Peter Kannam named principal of Henderson-Hopkins
Published Aug 14, 2018
An educator with 25 years of experience, Kannam will lead the Baltimore City-Johns Hopkins partnership school
Graduate education
JHU joins two organizations dedicated to diversity
Published Aug 14, 2018
The National Name Exchange and the Edward Alexander Bouchet Honor Society are dedicated to increasing access to advanced study
University Administration
New vice provost for integrative learning and life design
Published Aug 14, 2018
Farouk Dey, a leading expert in experiential education, will help students connect learning with their life aspirations
Education
Henderson-Hopkins ends school year with a splash
Published Aug 14, 2018
Family Fun Day brings families, community, and teachers to the Henderson-Hopkins School
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