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Johns Hopkins Design Day 2016

May 1, 2016

The Whiting School of Engineering’s Design Day, held annually, gives engineering students a forum to present projects and prototypes to sponsors and mentors from industry and government, faculty members, clinicians, and fellow students.

Step Up Week 2016

April 13, 2016

What does it mean to Step Up? Learn more and check out the awesome events of Step Up Week 2016!

Hopkins undergrad helps with design of Ebola protective suit

March 14, 2016

Johns Hopkins undergrads like Shaw Scholar Gabriela Frid participated in a design challenge to create better personal protective equipment (PPE) for Ebola healthcare workers. Having the students work alongside faculty and clinicians, bringing raw creativity and expertise together, allows for the creation of something new, explains Youseph Yazdi, executive director of the Johns Hopkins Center […]

Electric Fish Charges up Research on Animal Behavior

December 15, 2015

An electric eel can generate enough current to stun its prey, just like a Taser. Weakly electric fish can also generate electricity but not enough to do any harm. “Weakly electric fish are unique in that they produce and detect electric fields. They use these electric fields in social communication and to detect objects,” explains […]

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