Cast call for new theater
John Astin is returning to the Homewood campus. The Hopkins
graduate and actor, who is perhaps best known for his role
as Gomez on The Addams Family television series, has agreed
to teach a workshop called Acting and Directing next
semester, to coincide with the opening of the new student
The undergraduate workshop is being
offered through The Writing Seminars Department in the
Krieger School of Arts and Sciences.
"When Astin attended Hopkins," said John
Irwin, the Decker Professor in the Humanities, "it was
called the Department of Writing, Speech and Drama. This
course is taking the department back to its roots."
United Way campaign goes over the
The 2000 Johns Hopkins United Way Campaign chairs are
pleased to announce that Hopkins has exceeded its overall
goal by nearly 9 percent. With just days to go in the
official campaign, the combined contributions from those at
the university, JHM and APL total $1,950,000.
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