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01/14/2014 - 1:27pm

The Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) has named Cornelius C. Kubler as the new American Co-Director of the Hopkins-Nanjing Center for Chinese and American Studies effective August 1, 2014.

Read more on the SAIS website.

01/13/2014 - 5:55pm

The Chronicle of Higher Education
By Audrey Williams June
January 13, 2014

The critiques of graduate education have been building in recent years: Too many programs, scholars warn, enroll too many people who struggle to make ends meet while in graduate school, take on too much debt, and outnumber the tenure-track jobs they are being trained to fill.

Read more on The Chronicle of Higher Education website.

12/27/2013 - 11:22am

Johns Hopkins University President Ronald J. Daniels and Provost Robert C. Lieberman released a statement Monday, December 23, to university faculty, staff, and students regarding the American Studies Association boycott of Israeli universities.

The statement from Daniels and Lieberman, in full, can be found on The Hub.

10/24/2013 - 3:08pm

Johns Hopkins University volunteers fanned out across Baltimore on Saturday, October 19 to plant, paint, build, and clean up on the fifth annual President’s Day of Service. Nearly 1,000 people, including representatives from 65 student organizations, took part, serving 45 partner organizations, President Ronald J. Daniels said. When the event was first held in 2009, about 200 volunteers pitched in to help 15 organizations, Daniels noted. “Of course, there is one constant—the enthusiasm of our students, faculty, and staff for coming out as one university and joining forces with our partners across the city to bolster our communities,” he said. Read more about the President’s Day of Service on the Hub.

10/15/2013 - 4:21pm

Four teams were chosen from 36 submissions to pitch their products and devices to five venture capitalists at the Mosh Pit Challenge at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School earlier this month. The event was part of the inaugural Innovation Factory Summit, organized by a Carey student group. Above, Michael Fensterstock speaks with a venture capitalist about his product, Aromaflage, an exotic botanical fragrance that doubles as an insect repellent. Read more on the Hub.

10/04/2013 - 10:46am

Robert Lieberman, a distinguished political scientist and former academic administrator at Columbia University, became the 14th provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at Johns Hopkins on July 1.  Read More on the Hub

09/06/2013 - 12:07pm

On Tuesday, September 3 - the first day of the 2013-2014 academic year - Hopkins President Ronald J. Daniels sent the following message to faculty, staff and students to kick off the year. 

Read the full message on the Hub.

08/07/2013 - 9:00am

 

Jazz trumpeter Dontae Winslow, a West Baltimore native and graduate of the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University, returns to Baltimore on Thursday with the Legends of the Summer tour co-headlined by singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake and rapper Jay-Z.

Read more on the Hub

07/16/2013 - 9:07am

 

The Johns Hopkins Hospital has regained the No. 1 spot in the annual U.S. News & World Report rankings of the best hospitals in the nation, which were released today.

Read more on the Hub

07/11/2013 - 1:29pm

Due to changes happening at Microsoft, current Outlook Live users must migrate their email to the Office 365 email system as soon as possible, before their JHED accounts are closed and access to email is lost.  Everyone who could be affected by this will receive an email notification from the Office of Alumni Relations when they need to migrate their accounts.

Find out more about the migration here.