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The Honorable Henry Waxman Addresses Symposium

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The Honorable Henry Waxman addressed Wednesday night’s symposia as part of the JHU Leadership Lecture series.  Mr. Waxman recently retired from Congress, after having served for 40 years representing the 33rdCongressional District in California.   Mr. Waxman was a prolific leader on the Hill in the areas of the environment, healthcare, energy, and technology.  He served read more…

Secrecy, Openness and National Security: Lessons and Issues for the Next Administration

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Secrecy, Openness and National Security: Lessons and Issues for the Next Administration   Conference Monday, April 27, 2015 1:00 PM to 5:15 PM   Johns Hopkins University Krieger School of Arts and Sciences Bernstein-Offutt Building 1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW Room LL-7 Washington, DC   Sponsored by: The Center for Advanced Governmental Studies, Johns Hopkins University, Krieger read more…

Understanding the Role of the National Security Council Staff

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The National Security Council (NSC) Staff in its current role as an “honest broker” dates to the Nixon Administration, but what does it mean to be an “honest broker?”  John Gans, who teaches American National Security for the MA in Global Security Studies, discusses his research on this subject with Program Director Mark Stout.  Based read more…

Alumni Feature: Roxana Trimbitas

Roxana Trimbitas: Increasing the International Footprint of Hopkins Biotech Late 2014, Roxana was second author on a paper published in the European Journal of Public Health. The project was completed in Morocco. Roxana, who recently began working as Medical Science Liaison for the Danish pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk, has some things to say about her read more…

Faculty Feature: Tom Colonna

Dr. Thomas Colonna, JD, PhD is the associate program director for our Regulatory and Food Safety Regulation programs. He has published in several areas and has extensive regulatory affairs experience. We asked him a few questions about his background, his career, and his thoughts about our new Food Safety Regulation program: Can you tell us read more…

Student Feature: Justin Chang

Justin Chang, on a Design Team to Fight Ebola On December 12th, 2014, JHU Hub released an article highlighting the accomplishments of the Johns Hopkins team in the Emergency Ebola Design Challenge, who received federal funding for a suit for ebola caregivers. On this team was Justin Chang, a student of the Johns Hopkins University read more…

Dr. Benjamin Ginsberg on CSPAN

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On January 18th CSPAN’s Book TV featured Dr. Benjamin Ginsberg, Chair of the Center for Advanced Governmental Studies, discussing his new book, The Worth of War. Click here to view the CSPAN recording.

Museum Studies Partners with Newseum

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The MA in Museum Studies program hosts an onsite seminar each year. This two-week, intensive, period of on-ground museum study is a required component for graduation. The seminar provides students with the chance to use what they have learned in their prior courses, develop networks with fellow students and museum experts, and explore the latest read more…

Faculty Spotlight: Paul Weinstein Jr.

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Q: You have been the Director of the Public Management program for three years. What are the most challenging and rewarding parts of your job? A: My favorite part of the job remains interacting with students, particularly in the classroom. Too often taking on management responsibilities in academia means one has less opportunities to teach. read more…