March 11, 2014
The Department of Student Life annually sponsors the Leadership Recognition Program where Homewood students and staff are recognized for excellence in leadership and distinguished service to the community.
Learn about, understand, and interpret wonders in the Bible with the Odyssey course Reports of Healing and Mighty Deeds in the Bible: A Cultural Approach: Wednesdays, March 12, to April 16, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Don't miss John Bolton, former U.S. ambassador to the U.N., speaking at 8 p.m. on Thursday in Shriver. Doors open at 7:30. Event is free and open to the public. Catered College Republicans reception to follow.
Join the Odyssey program for "Einstein's Jewish Science" lecture. Thurs., Mar.13, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Cost-$28.
Korea's young superstar pianist Ji makes his Baltimore debut at 3 p.m., Saturday, March 15, at Evergreen Museum & Library. Limited free seats for JHU students by advance reservation. This concert will sell out; get your tickets now: http://bit.ly/1oFuJvD
EAS presents a workshop on U.S./Japan relations, led by Weston Konishi, CEO of Peace Winds America. The workshop is at 4:30 p.m. today, March 11, in 266 Mergenthaler.
The Hopkins Extreme Materials Institute (HEMI) is pleased to announce its first HEMI Seed Grant Program. The deadline has been extended to 5 p.m. on March 14. Full details at http://hemi.jhu.edu/hemi-seed-grant
The Dept of Anthropology will host a colloquium titled “Law’s Despotic Dominion: Jurisdiction, Perpetuity, and Other Legal Properties" by Associate Professor Justin Richland (University of Chicago) at 4 p.m. today, March 11, in 400 Macaulay Hall.
Last Call for Applications: The deadline for graduating seniors to apply for the university’s annual arts awards is this Friday, March 14. Information and application materials at http://getintothearts.jhu.edu/sudlerprize
Professor Margaret McCarthy, from the University of Maryland School of Medicine, will present a colloquium titled "Surprising Origins of Sex Differences in the Brain" at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 12, in 110 Hodson.
Miss those Krispy Kremes? Stop by the breezeway between 9:30 a.m. and noon today, March 11, and support the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults while indulging in some Krispy Kremes!
What are your thoughts about the United Nations? Join the ASA and CHAI for a movie about the impartiality and corruption at the heart of the UN at 6 p.m. today, March 11, in the Wolman theater.
Enjoy snacks and drinks, and watch this critically acclaimed documentary about the Maldives and its actions (both technological and political) to counter climate change. Wednesday, March 12, at 7:30 p.m. in the Wolman theater.
Join the Catholic Community on Thursday evening for Newman Night at 7:30 p.m. in the Newman Center for desserts and discussions! This week's topic is "We're on a Mission from God—and Your Role Is Irreplaceable." All are welcome.
Undergraduate students (sophomores and above), graduate students, and faculty members are invited to join the Pi Delta Phi French National Honors Society (chapter: Xi Tau) by 5 p.m. on Thursday, March 13.
Relay For Life is hosting a restaurant night at Potbelly tonight, March 11, from 5 to 8! A donation of 25 percent of all purchases will be made to the American Cancer Society.
Dylan Williams, J Street's director of Government Affairs, is coming to campus to speak about his work on Capitol Hill and why leaders in Congress pay attention to student advocacy. Today at 6:30 p.m. in 132 Gilman. http://on.fb.me/1k7VZD3
Sean McMahon, Smithsonian Natural History Museum, will present "Tree Time: How Temporal Scale Frames Forest Response to Climate Change" at noon on Thursday, March 13, in 305 Olin Hall Auditorium.
WorkLife Programs presents "Harnessing the Power of Superfoods," noon to 1 p.m., Tuesday, March 25, on the Homewood campus, and Thursday, March 27, on the East Baltimore campus.
WorkLife Programs presents "Say Goodnight: How to Get a Better Night’s Sleep," noon to 1 p.m., Tuesday, March 25, on the East Baltimore campus.