News at AAP

A New Endeavor by Our Adjunct Mark Zaid, Esq.

Mark Zaid, Esq.

Hello Everyone, There has been quite a bit of coverage the last couple days of one of the endeavors of our adjunct Mark Zaid, who teaches “Legal Issues in Intelligence and National Security.” For those who haven’t seen the announcement of his new project Whistleblower Aid, of which he is co-founder, I pass on a read more…

Odyssey: MCAT Review in January 2018 Now Open for Registration


Enroll Today Course Description The course was developed in close consultation with the Pre-Professional Advising Office at Johns Hopkins. It offers an integrated, interdisciplinary approach to the MCAT, using materials created by veteran instructors, the AAMC, and Examkrackers. The course is directed by Thomas Crain, Senior Lecturer at the Carey Business School who has directed MCAT read more…

Odyssey’s Director, Douglas Blackstone, Speaks with WBJC

Douglas Blackstone

Douglas Blackstone, Advanced Academic Programs’ Odyssey Director, speaks with WBJC’s Judith Krummeck about Fall 2017 course offerings. This fall semester, the Odyssey program at Johns Hopkins University is offering everything from a perspective on South Africa to the appropriate question, “What makes us curious?” with Mario Livio. Listen

Global Security Podcasts: An Interview with Dr. Meir Elran

Dr. Meir Elran

Studying Societal Resilience at Home and Abroad With the cleanup from Hurricane Harvey still in its early stages and with Hurricane Irma plowing its way through the Caribbean aimed at the continental United States, now is a good time to think about societal resilience. In this Global Security Podcast, Mark Stout talks with Dr. Meir read more…

“Develop a Skill or Feed Your Curiosity,” JHU HUB Publishes Article about Odyssey


“Develop a skill or feed your curiosity with Odyssey’s noncredit courses,” JHU HUB publishes an article about Odyssey, the Advanced Academic Programs’ noncredit liberal arts program aimed at lifelong learners. Please see the Fall 2017 semester Odyssey’s Course Catalog. Register now! Fall 2017 highlights include: Perspectives: Two Multi-Speaker Lecture Series (Click here) •  South Africa: The Rainbow read more…

MA in Public Management Ranked in the Top 10 Best Online Master in Public Administration Programs

Advanced Academic Programs’ Master of Arts in Public Management has been ranked in the top 10 Best Online Master in Public Administration Degree Programs by The 30 Best Online MPA Programs: Online Master in Public Administration Johns Hopkins University offers a Master of Arts in Public Management online degree program, designed for working professionals read more…

MS in Research Administration News Updates

Dr. Marianne Woods at the 59th annual national conference of the National  Council of University Research Administrators

Dr. Marianne Woods, Director of the MS in Research Administration program, was asked to be at the “Connect with a Genius” table for the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) conference in Washington DC to allow attendees to sign up and ask questions of outstanding research administrators. Seeba Bhatia, MS in Research Administration student, read more…

Johns Hopkins Magazine Publishes Q&A with Elise Levine

Elise Levine

Elise Levine, the program director of the AAP’s MA in Writing program uses cave diving as an exploration of grief in her arresting new novel, Blue Field. Johns Hopkins Magazine caught up with Elise Levine to talk about music, blue as recurring motif, and the “existential humor” of Joy Williams. Read More

Professors Wynn-Grant, Burgess and Hilgartner Presented Research at the International ICCB Conference

Professors Wynn-Grant, Burgess and Hilgartner presented research at the international ICCB Conference in Columbia, South America. ICCB is recognized as one of the most important international meeting for conservation professionals and students. ICCBs are a forum for addressing conservation challenges. Below are the titles of their research: Serpentine Vegetation Dynamics and Conifer Encroachment in Conjunction read more…