Beginning to Bond
The class of '007 arrives at Homewood to start its
The upperclassmen's T-shirts — bearing a suave,
tuxedo-clad JHU Blue Jay — sent the day's message:
"Class of 2007, welcome," they said, "to Hopkins, Johns
Hopkins." Playing up the James Bond theme, movie scores
spun by the recently reborn WJHU provided background music
as the 1,052 incoming freshmen moved onto the Homewood
campus on Friday and Saturday.
New chemistry building opens at
Faculty, staff and students last week began moving
into the new $18 million, 50,000-square-foot chemistry
building on the Homewood campus. The building replaces the
antiquated 40-year-old Dunning Hall.
United Way chairs set 2003 goals
When asked to look ahead to the upcoming 2003
United Way campaign, Martin Abeloff says he's focused on
the little fish in the pond. In a sluggish economy,
fund raising can be a great challenge, he says, particularly
for the smaller community service organization that
traditionally gets scant attention.