Johns Hopkins Affinity Groups and Communities
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The Aerospace community is meant for engineers and persons who work in some kind of setting with aeronautic matters, or are considering entering a aeronautic field. Events and gatherings are meant for networking and engaging in conversation centered around the aerospace profession.
Arts, Entertainment, Media and Entrepreneurship (AEME)
The Arts, Entertainment, Media and Entrepreneurship Affinity Group provides a venue for Hopkins alumni to connect, to find resources and information, to grow professionally, and to inspire.
The Johns Hopkins Energy Affinity Group is a professional networking group for alumni of all institutions of the university who work in the energy industry. The Affinity works to provide opportunities for alumni in energy to interact in person and virtually and to share information and resources.
The Entrepreneurship Affinity Group provides a venue in which to connect Hopkins entrepreneurs to one other, to resources and information, and to professional and educational programming that helps to fuel innovation, boost creativity and drive success.
The Federal Government Affinity Group was created by alumni working in or for the federal government for the purpose of connecting with, learning from, and advancing their careers through other federally employed Hopkins alumni, students and friends of the university. The group’s aim is to be a community that facilitates the sharing of connections, opportunities, best practices, ideas and resources relevant to working successfully within the federal government sector. The group offers professionally valuable activities and programs, affords its members the strength of the Hopkins Federal Government network, enhances connections to local leaders and experts and ultimately provides a venue for bringing about change in our workplaces, communities and the world. Group activities include regional networking events, lunch-and-learn seminars, one-to-one mentoring and group-wide meetings.
The Finance Affinity Group brings together members of the Johns Hopkins community to create a network of Hopkins professionals working in all aspects of Finance to:
- Build new relationships
- Elevate and leverage current connections
- Provide value and opportunities for alumni, students and the University
- Share information and resources
An exciting new Affinity featuring "theme nights" : fascinating 5 minute mini-presentations sandwiched between informal networking, with food & drink.
The Affinity Group and Communities team has started working with a small group of Hopkins alumni who work in Health Care. We would like to continue to build a JHU Health Care Affinity Group. If you, or someone you know in the greater Hopkins community, are interested in participating in some way, have ideas to share, or would like more information about this or other groups please send a note, firstname.lastname@example.org. We'd be thrilled to hear from you!
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A group for members of the Johns Hopkins community who are focused on the many aspects of HIV/AIDS from research, to policy, to direct care and everything in-between. The group brings together individuals to create opportunities for connecting, networking, professional development, and sharing best practices and resources.
Hopkins Biotech Network
The Hopkins Biotech Network (HBN) Affinity Group aims to enhance and create connections between alumni, current students, and the University to build a robust and vibrant network. Alumni will be provided with an opportunity to give back to HBN and the Hopkins community, and will gain the chance to share and exchange new insights and resources with former advisers and peers, have the opportunity to be recognized for professional achievements, and identify potential new employees.
The Law affinity community is meant for lawyers and persons who work in some kind of setting with legal matters, or are considering entering a legal field. Events and gatherings are meant for networking and engaging in conversation centered around the legal profession.
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Women in Business
Women in Business (WIB) provides the women of Hopkins the opportunities necessary to advance their professional and personal development. WIB works to build a comprehensive network of women professionals at various career levels and industries by engaging Hopkins alumni, students and friends of the university. WIB’s activities are designed to build community, opportunity, resource sharing and personal advancement. Activities include regional networking events, lunch-and-learn seminars, one-to-one mentoring, group-wide meetings and other activities that support group objectives and member goals.