Engineering a new way to
It's another typical Friday morning in March: Richard "D.J."
Waddell, a systems architect from the Applied Physics Laboratory,
is trying to get a production review meeting to come to order and
find out if any of the three assembled groups are on schedule.
After reviewing their multicolored Gantt charts (named for their
inventor, a JHU alumnus), which track progress in bar graphs over
time, the group's reaction is unanimous: More time is needed.
"Now," asks Michael Lamason, who runs the
meeting with Waddell, "raise your hands. Who still needs to paint
Peabody's historic hall to honor
Institute's historic North Hall will be renamed
Leith Symington Griswold Hall. This is thanks to a $2 million
gift from Wendy and Benjamin H. Griswold IV in honor of his
mother, Leith Symington Griswold, who, from 1926 to 1936, studied
piano at Peabody Preparatory and at the Conservatory.
The $2 million gift will endow both Griswold
Hall and piano scholarships.
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