Bayly Winder, a senior majoring in political science, received a Fulbright grant to Kuwait to study the diwaniyya, intellectual forums. Through visits to a variety of diwaniyyas and interviews with mostly college-aged Kuwaitis, he will research the ways in which this central sociocultural institution is evolving in light of social media and globalization. Winder, who […]
News & Announcements Archive
November 21, 2013
Food and the City By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Professor Adam Sheingate’s Baltimore Food System Research class is featured in Arts & Sciences Magazine. The summer course began as an outgrowth of Sheingate’s tremendously popular Food Politics class (70–75 students are often on the waiting list for one of 15 coveted seats). Click to read the article.
June 21, 2013
Joel Grossman Named Academy Professor By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Three faculty members from the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences have been named professors of The Academy at Johns Hopkins, including political science Professor Joel Grossman. The Academy at Johns Hopkins is an institute for advanced study, where retired professors can pursue research opportunities, conduct and attend academic seminars, and explore other opportunities for continued scholarship. Click to read more.
January 26, 2013
Coming to Grips With ‘Kludgeocracy’ By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
In an interview with Ezra Klein of the Washington Post, Prof. Steven Teles argues that issues concerning the complexity of government, rather than its size, will dominate American politics going forward. The nation has become a “kludgeocracy,” he says, with too many government programs and policies—”kludges”—that are substantially more complicated than the problems they are trying so solve dictate. Click to read the article.
January 26, 2013
Market Irrationality By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
William Connolly’s new book, The Fragility of Things, is featured in Johns Hopkins Magazine. Click to read the article.
November 29, 2012
Immigration Nations By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Prof. Michael Hanchard talks about why immigration is such a hot-button issue. Click to read his piece in Arts & Sciences Magazine.
May 29, 2012
How the Race Will Be Won By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Political Science Associate Professor Adam Sheingate shares his views on some critical, and sometimes overlooked, components of winning a presidential campaign. Read the article in Arts & Sciences Magazine.
May 28, 2012
A Day Late and a Euro Short By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Prof. Nicolas Jabko participates in a faculty roundtable discussion on the economic crisis in Europe…why it started, who it might harm, and how to fix it. Click to read the article in Arts & Sciences Magazine.
May 24, 2011
Exploring Race and Politics Through a New Lens By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The class Black Visual Politics—led by political scientist Lester K. Spence and photography instructor Phyllis Berger—requires photography, but it isn’t an art class. Instead it’s a traditional political science class addressing the politics of black families, the black self, and black spaces that’s combined with a documentary photography class. It’s interdisciplinary and collaborative. Click to read the article about it in Arts & Sciences Magazine.
May 26, 2010
Expert Opinion: Jane Bennett By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Prof. Jane Bennett shares some insights from her new book, Vibrant Matter: A Political Ecology of Things, with Arts & Sciences magazine. Click to read the article.