News at AAP

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

Omicron Delta Epsilon

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…

Regulatory Affairs Professional Society (RAPS) Career Day 2017

RAPS (Regulatory Affairs Professional Society)

On Saturday, May 13, 2017, AAP students and regulatory professionals experienced an informative, engaging, opportunity filled career day at the Regulatory Affairs Professional Society (RAPS) Mid-Atlantic Region Career Day 2017. Participants were able to meet directly with employers as well as attend multiple career development sessions on our Rockville campus. Associate Program Director Tom Colonna read more…

Paul Weinstein’s Article on How CEOs Could Help Pay for Tax Reform

Paul Weinstein

Paul Weinstein, Director of the MA in Public Management program, publishes a new article in The Hill: How CEOs could help pay for tax reform. When Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Act, it included a requirement that U.S. companies annually report the ratio between their CEO and median worker pay. This modest provision takes effect this year, but read more…

Mark Stout Quoted in Popular Mechanics

Dr. Mark Stout

Dr. Mark Stout, Program Director of the MA in Global Security Studies, Certificate in Science, Technology and National Security, and the Certificate in Intelligence, was quoted in the article, How Many Spies Are Currently Living in the U.S.? To read the entire Popular Mechanics article, click here.

The Preservation of Heritage Sites and the Added Threat of Climate Change

Climate change has been recognized by the Master of Arts in Cultural Heritage Management program at Johns Hopkins University Advanced Academic Programs as a significant threat to both the world’s natural and cultural heritage. The majority of climate scientists agree that the change in the world’s climate is a result of human action, these changes read more…