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MLA Lecturer, Dr. George Scheper, Gave Plenary Talk, “Romancing the Maya,” at Symposium on “Pre-Columbian Cultures”

George Scheper

MLA Lecturer, Dr. George Scheper, gave a plenary talk, entitled “Romancing the Maya,” on November 1 at SUNY College at Old Westbury’s symposium on “Pre-Columbian Cultures – 500 Years after Aztec Tenochtitlan Reality and Reconstruction.” From Dr. Scheper: “Everybody knows about the ‘mystery’ of the Maya: about how a great monumental civilization once flourished in read more…

MLA Student, Dr. Michael T. Benson, Co-author’s Book, College for the Commonwealth: A Case for Higher Education in American Democracy

Current MLA student, Michael T. Benson, has co-authored College for the Commonwealth: A Case for Higher Education in American Democracy with Hal R. Boyd. “Presented as a practical yet persuasive look at why America needs thoughtful reinvestment in its colleges and universities, this study details how helping students can help sustain a healthy, democratic social read more…

Osher at JHU Fall/Winter 2018 Journal

Osher at JHU

The Osher at JHU Journal is published by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Johns Hopkins University under the auspices of the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences two times per academic year. Fall/Winter 2018 Journal (PDF) The Osher Journal is published for the Osher at JHU community. Articles from all members are welcome, subject read more…

October 2018 Advanced Academics Programs Student Newsletter

As the leaves begin to change, AAP students settle into their academic routines. To ensure that the middle of the semester runs smoothly for students, Student Affairs, Career Services, the Library, and Program Directors held events to promote strategies for academic and professional success. View October 2018 AAP Student Newsletter

Odyssey: MCAT Review in January 2019 Now Open for Registration


Enroll Today Course Description This 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…

Paul Weinstein’s Article in RealClear

Paul Weinstein

Paul Weinstein, Director of the MA in Public Management program, publishes a new op-ed in the RealClear Policy: Time to Get DC’s Finances Under Control. In 1995, a Republican-led Congress worked with President Bill Clinton to get the District back on track. They created the District of Columbia Financial Responsibility and Management Assistance Authority — better read more…

Intelligence History Brownbag with Dr. Rory Cormac

Rory Cormac

Dr. Rory Cormac speaking on his new book Disrupt and Deny: Spies, Special Forces and the Secret Pursuit of British Foreign Policy. Dr. Cormac is an Associate Professor of International Relations at the University of Nottingham and a visiting scholar in the Center for Advanced Governmental Studies of Johns Hopkins University Advanced Academic Programs. Date and time:  October read more…

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