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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…

David Satter’s Op-Ed Article in The Wall Street Journal

David Satter

David Satter, adjunct faculty in the Center for Advanced Governmental Studies, has published his op-ed in The Wall Street Journal: Trump Must Stand Strong Against Putin The president needs to show that the U.S. is prepared to deter Russian aggression.

Amir Poudel Will Be Presenting at Stockholm University

Amir Poudel

Mr. Amir Poudel will be presenting his study, Youth Workshops and Forestry: Case Studies from Nepal, in Stockholm, Sweden. September 29th – October 2nd, 2017, event is organized by University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and hosted by Stockholm University. His work is based on case studies from Nepal where communities have demonstrated ways to retain read more…

Odyssey Fall 2017 Course Catalog Available Now

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See the PDF of our Course Catalog for the Fall 2017 semester. Register now! Fall 2017 highlights include: Perspectives: Two Multi-Speaker Lecture Series (Click here) •  South Africa: The Rainbow Nation? •  Mini-Med School: Aging Well-What We Can Learn from Preventive Medicine All-Day Saturday Program: From Socrates to Plato with Ori Soltes (Click here) Four Great Sonatas (Click here) read more…

Dr. Antoinette WinklerPrins Publishes New Book

Dr. Antoinette WinklerPrins

Dr. Antoinette WinklerPrins has just published an exciting new book in the field of Urban Agriculture (UA). The book opens with an introductory chapter (WinklerPrins) defining urban agriculture and discussing how the topic has been differentially treated around the world, comparing and contrasting UA between the Global North and South. Check it out: Global Urban read more…

The Sports Impact Leadership Certificate Partners with JHU Advanced Academic Programs to Launch Online Training at the Intersection of Sports & Philanthropy

Sports Impact Leadership Certificate

WASHINGTON, DC, June 7, 2017 — SILC, in partnership with Johns Hopkins University Advanced Academic Programs, offers students the opportunity to earn an innovative non-credit certificate with support from a world-class academic institution. A project of the Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers (WRAG), SILC provides leaders in this space the opportunity to Up Your Game read more…

Dr. Rebecca M. Brown Publishes New Book

Dr. Rebecca Brown

Congratulations to Dr. Rebecca M. Brown, Associate Professor in the History of Art and Chair of AAP’s Museum Studies and Cultural Heritage Management programs, on the publication of her newest book, Displaying Time: The Many Temporalities of the Festival of India (University of Washington Press, 2017).

The Hopkins Chapter of the Omicron Delta Epsilon Economics Honors Society Is Being Restored by AAP Applied Economics Students

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AAP student Michael Anderson, in conjunction with a panel of AAP students inducted into ODE at their undergraduate institutions, are working to reconstitute the Hopkins chapter of ODE. Dr. Frank Weiss (ODE inductee, 1970) has agreed to become the reformed chapter’s faculty advisor. The chapter was formed in 1978 and has been inactive for many read more…

Center For Biotechnology Instructor and Three Graduates Published by PLOS ONE

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The Johns Hopkins University Advanced Academic Programs Center for Biotechnology Education is proud to announce the recent publishing of the paper “Patterns of Use and Impact of Standardised MedDRA Query Analyses on the Safety Evaluation and Review of New Drug and Biologics License Applications” by a student group led by AAP instructor Dr. Christopher D. Breder. read more…