At WSE

Summer 2017

Priming the STEM Pump

Elementary school children in grades three through five across Baltimore City have been receiving specialized instruction in STEM, thanks to a partnership between the city schools and Johns Hopkins’ schools of Engineering and Education

Summer 2017

The Heart as Art

Farhad Pashakhanloo, PhD ’16, spent more than 60 hours creating an image of a human heart, which has been chosen to grace the cover of Nature Reviews Cardiology every month for the next year.

Winter 2017

Artists in Residence–to the Extreme

Jay Gould, a professor of photography at MICA, traded his Mount Vernon studio for space in the Whiting School of Engineering’s Malone Hall as the first Artist in Residence for the Hopkins Extreme Materials Institute.

Winter 2017

Change of Guard at INBT

Professors Sharon Gerecht and Hai-Quan Mao have assumed leadership of Johns Hopkins University’s Institute for NanoBioTechnology, succeeding Peter Searson and Denis Wirtz.

Winter 2017

New Business Minor

Johns Hopkins University has launched an interdisciplinary undergraduate business minor designed to better prepare students for a broad range of careers in the business world and beyond following graduation.

Winter 2017

Solving Cancer’s Spread

Supported by a $9 million grant from the National Cancer Institute, a diverse team led by Johns Hopkins researchers has begun looking for new ways to attack one of the scariest traits of cancer: its frequent refusal to stay in one place.

Winter 2017

Bright Light

Suchi Saria, an assistant professor of computer science, has been named one of Popular Science’s Brilliant 10, the magazine’s annual list of the “brightest young minds in science and engineering.”

Winter 2017

Innovator Under 35

Muyinatu Lediju Bell, an assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering, has been honored by MIT Technology Review as one of its 35 Innovators Under 35 in 2016.