From The Dean

Summer 2014

Dear Whiting School Community

As I write this, the magnolia trees lining the Lower Quad are in full bloom, classes are winding down toward…

Winter 2014

Dear Whiting School Community

After six months serving as the Whiting School’s interim dean, I have the honor and pleasure of introducing our new…

Summer 2013

Message from the Dean

As you may already have heard, earlier this spring I announced my decision to step down as the Benjamin T. Rome Dean of the Whiting School of Engineering in order to take on new opportunities and challenges.

Winter 2013

Message from the Dean

Dear Whiting School Community, Just as the magazine was going to press, we learned that New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg,…

Fall 2011

Letter from the Dean

Every year, I am invigorated by the energy, dedication, and creativity of our engineering undergraduates here on the Homewood campus.

Spring 2011

Letter from the Dean

On March 17, our colleagues at the Applied Physics Laboratory achieved an astonishing feat when the Messenger spacecraft inserted itself into an elliptical orbit around Mercury.

Fall 2010

Letter from the Dean

On the afternoon of September 15, alumni, friends, faculty, students, and staff gathered on the Decker Quad to celebrate the naming of Hackerman Hall, the Whiting School of Engineering’s newest research facility, and to thank Willard ’38 and Lillian Hackerman for their decades of support for the school and Johns Hopkins.

Winter 2010

Letter from the Dean

The devastation caused by the earthquake in Haiti is greater than most of us can comprehend. At the Whiting School,…