Featured, Schools

Hopkins Taps Veteran Professor to Run Bloomberg School of Public Health

0 Written by: | Friday, Aug 04, 2017 1:43pm

Photo via JHU

After serving on the Johns Hopkins University faculty for the last 38 years, Professor Ellen J. McKenzie will take the helm of the Bloomberg School of Public Health as dean this fall.

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Featured, Ravens Nation

Ravens’ Genius Lineman John Urschel Quits Football, Protecting His Brain

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jul 27, 2017 1:48pm

Courtesy John Urschel/Twitter

At age 26, Ravens lineman John Urschel’s day of playing football are over.

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Featured, Lifeline, Schools

Hopkins Researcher Says National HIV Epidemic Could be Reversed by 2025

0 Written by: | Monday, May 15, 2017 11:42am

A young boy gets tested for HIV. Photo via Wikimedia Commons.

The scourge of HIV’s spread in the United States could soon begin to decline, according to a new study co-authored by a John Hopkins Bloomberg School department chair.

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Hopkins Grabs New Dean of Education School from the University of Iowa

0 Written by: | Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 3:24pm

Incoming Hopkins School of Education dean Christopher C. Morphew. Photo via Johns Hopkins University.

A leading education academic is coming from Iowa to Baltimore to lead Johns Hopkins University’s School of Education.

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Hopkins Scientist: Make Pluto a Planet Again

0 Written by: | Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 3:54pm

Image of Pluto via JHU APL/NASA/Southwest Research Institute

A group of space scientists that included experts at Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab led the mission that brought humans great views of Pluto. More than a year after the pictures from the New Horizons satellite were beamed back, the scientists appear to have taken what they saw to heart. Read More →

Featured, Health and Fitness, Lifeline, Schools

Hopkins Study: Same-Sex Marriage Laws Associated with Drop in Teen Suicide Attempts

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 9:37am

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Could the legalization of same-sex marriage have helped to reduce suicide attempts by U.S. high schoolers? A new study by researchers from Johns Hopkins University’s Bloomberg School suggests so.

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Money & Power, Schools

Johns Hopkins Tops Research Spending, Again

0 Written by: | Thursday, Dec 08, 2016 4:52pm

2,000 Social Security Numbers Exposed to the Internet

Photo via JHU Hub

If it seems like we write about a lot of research coming out of Johns Hopkins, there’s at least a good excuse. Hopkins does spend more than anywhere else. Read More →

Featured, Lifeline

Hopkins Researchers Look to Make Humans Taste Gross to Mosquitoes

0 Written by: | Friday, Nov 04, 2016 4:35pm

Mosquito_2007-2The fact that humans taste sweet to mosquitoes is what fuels the insects’ vampiric quest to suck our blood. Instead of zap all of the mosquitoes, researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine think it’s a matter of taste. Read More →


Terps’ New Football Facility Will Also Be Home to Traumatic Brain Injury Research

0 Written by: | Friday, Oct 21, 2016 5:18pm

colefiendThe hallowed hardwood of Cole Field House in College Park is set to give way to a new center for healing athletes’ injuries. Read More →

Featured, Health and Fitness, Money & Power

Judge Dismisses $1 Billion Lawsuit Against Hopkins — For Now

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016 9:33am


Last year, Johns Hopkins was slapped with a $1 billion lawsuit stemming from an unethical experiment the university was involved in in the 1940s. This week, that suit was dismissed — though it may soon be refiled. Read More →

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