Homewood for the holidays
New December tradition brings hundreds together to
celebrate the season
Bigger and brighter were the themes for Homewood's second
annual Lighting of the Quads, held last Tuesday night.
Lampposts across the campus — on Levering Plaza, the
Beach and the Wyman, Keyser and freshman quads — now
twinkle in white holiday lights, courtesy of the Office of
Facilities Management staff.
JHU launches new schools of business and
Johns Hopkins University trustees, in response to a
$50 million gift for business education, voted Dec. 4 to
establish both an innovative new business school to produce
leaders with broad, interdisciplinary preparation and an
education school dedicated to the most pressing needs of
the nation's public schools.
Steven Knapp to head George Washington
Like most drummers, Steven Knapp has been happy to
help lay down the foundation, keep the beat together, but
stay out of the limelight. Now, Johns Hopkins' provost and
senior vice president
for academic affairs (and sometime percussionist) is ready
to come out from behind his academic kit and take center