Congratulations to the 2014–2015 DTF winners Meghan Luhman, Christopher England, Tim Hanafin, Allen Stack, Ayako Hiramatsu, Casey McNeill, and Karyn Wang; and congratulations to the Dean’s Prize Freshman Seminar winners, Ryan Fried, G. W. Jones, Anatoli Ignatov, and Kellan Anfinson!
News & Announcements Archive
January 9, 2015
Political Science Professors to Be Featured on CSPAN2’s ‘Book TV’ By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Nine Johns Hopkins University faculty authors will be featured on C-SPAN2’s Book TV over the next several weekends, beginning with Lester Spence, an expert on race and politics, who will discuss his 2011 book Stare in the Darkness: The Limits of Hip-hop and Black Politics on Sunday at 1 p.m. EST and 10 p.m. PST. Benjamin Ginsberg will discuss his book The Worth of War on Jan. 18 at 1:30 p.m. EST.
November 26, 2014
Political Science Major Featured in Arts & Sciences Magazine By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Political science major Carrie Resnick is studying the campaigns of female gubernatorial candidates in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Texas, and Wisconsin, focusing on the specific challenges these candidates for executive offices face and how women’s issues play in their campaigns.
May 27, 2014
Political Science Major’s Research Featured in Arts & Sciences Magazine By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Political science major Talene Bilazarian’s research evaluates the effectiveness of a counter-extremism initiative in the U.K. that engages with Muslim women to serve as partners in identifying radicalism. Click to read about it in Arts & Sciences Magazine.
May 26, 2014
Learning From History By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Prof. Steven Teles’ class, Policy Errors, Mistakes and Disasters: Learning from Failure, is featured in Arts & Sciences Magazine. Click to read the article.
May 15, 2014
Political Science Major Named Fulbright Scholar By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
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 […]
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.