A Johns Hopkins University professor criticized her employer for its founder’s ties to slavery in the 19th century. The Baltimore, Md.-based university recently discovered that— contrary to previous claims that its namesake was a Union,…
Topic: Johns Hopkins University
Majority of Colleges find ways to Avoid Tuition Discounts
With many higher education institutions announcing online or virtual instruction this upcoming fall semester, college students and parents urged institutions to slash tuition to make up for the loss of in-class instruction. While several notable…
Johns Hopkins caves to protesters, won’t renew contract to train ICE agents for medical emergencies
Johns Hopkins University, after pressure from student protesters, announced it will not renew a contract with ICE to trains its agents for medical emergencies.
Johns Hopkins Fired Researcher for Using Bolt Cutters to Check on Computer Servers
Johns Hopkins fired a researcher for checking on his computer servers in a building that was occupied by student protesters this past May, he claimed.
Study Claims Trump’s Election could have Affected Rise in Latina Preterm Births
A recent study by Johns Hopkins University researchers claims that Trump’s 2016 election led to more preterm births among U.S. Latina mothers than in the previous year.
Johns Hopkins University Students Chain Themselves to Stairs in Campus Building to Protest ICE, Police
Some Johns Hopkins University students decided to protest the university’s ties to ICE and police officers by chaining themselves to a staircase in an administrative building on-campus.
Johns Hopkins Will Not Break ICE Contacts
Johns Hopkins University will maintain it’s relationship with the U. S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency despite petitions from members of the JHU community that it abrogate such ties.
Border Wall On Campus
They don’t want one on the southern border of the United States but they’ve already sequestered themselves, at least that’s what Tucker Carlson seemed to suggest to Johns Hopkins University Professor Wendy Osefo.
Human Rights Campaign Attacks Johns Hopkins Professor’s Research
Human Rights Campaign, a group representing the LGBT community, criticized a study by Johns Hopkins professor Paul McHugh on gender identity.
Jane Austen at 200: She Gave “Comfort to Whiteness”
Several college professors picked apart Jane Austen, who would have turned 200 years old this year. In a packed room full of female attendees at the Modern Language Association (MLA), the professors criticized Jane Austen’s…