December 11, 2013
The Fall 2013 issue of "Thoroughfare" is completed and ready for your viewing pleasure! Visit our site, http://web1.johnshopkins.edu/thoroughfare to check out the publication.
Authors from the JHU Press will be signing copies of their latest books. Barnes & Noble Johns Hopkins, Dec. 21, noon to 2 p.m. Free.
Local author and journalist Ericka Blount Danois will be discussing her new book, "Love, Peace and Soul: Behind the Scenes of America's Favorite Dance Show, 'Soul Train.'" Barnes & Noble Johns Hopkins, Dec. 22, 2 p.m. Free.
Effective Monday, Dec. 16, the Homewood-Peabody-JHMI Shuttle will operate on a new schedule.
The 2013 FastForward Entrepreneurship Speaker Series launches at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 12, at the Stieff Silver Building (810 Wyman Park Dr.) with a lecture by Jim Stefansic, BME '94. Info at http://tinyurl.com/ozp9fz7
Johns Hopkins DM is holding a bake sale from noon to 2 p.m. on the Brody Learning Commons terrace to benefit the kids at the Johns Hopkins Children's Center! Yummy treats for a great cause! Perfect for pre- or post-final and study break snacks!
December 10, 2013
You are invited to join us for the first informational meeting in the Digital Lab, Room 204, F. Ross Jones Bldg, Mattin Center, on Wednesday, Dec. 11, at 5:30 p.m. https://www.facebook.com/JHUIreland
Need a break from studying for finals? Come take a break with HOPE on Thursday Dec. 12, at 8 p.m. in Nolan's. We will be showing the movie "Awake" and serving free food!
The Garland Cash Office will be closed on Thursday, Dec. 12.
Love working with kids? Interested in joining the fight against cancer in a new and innovative way? Apply to be a summer camp counselor for kids whose parents have cancer. https://campscui.active.com/orgs/CampKesem#/selectSessions/448702
Come eat sweets and participate in SEED's Social Barometer on Sunday, Dec. 15, from noon to 2 p.m. in the Q-Level lobby area in the MSE Library.
Healthy, right-handed volunteers are needed for a movement study. The study involves moving a robot arm (like a joystick) to play a simple video game. The study takes one hour on the Hopkins medical campus, and compensation is $15.
Now until Dec. 18, the JHU Women's Club Lacrosse team will be collecting clothing donations for St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore. Donate at MSE Library, CharMar, FFC, Charles Commons, Wolman, McCoy, AMR I, and AMR II.
The Courtney Lab is seeking participants for research on memory and attention. Participants will be paid $10/hour for completing behavioral tests of memory and cognition. Participants must be 18 to 35 years of age.
Join us for a panel discussion featuring representatives from Actavis; BD Diagnostics; Gerry Fisher, Life & Career Coach; and JHU Career Center. Pizza and drinks provided (please RSVP!). Friday, Dec. 13, 1–2 p.m., 110 Clark, Homewood campus.
Today is the last day for online voting for Residential Life's "Hug Your RA" Facebook contest! Photo entries are available at tinyurl.com/HugYourRA2013/. Voting ends today, Tuesday, Dec. 10, at 11:59 p.m. and the winner will receive a monetary prize.
Earn money in exchange for your participation in computer-based psychology experiments. You must be 18–35 years of age to participate. http://pbs.jhu.edu/research/Yantis/participate
Deep Water Exercise class preview! All Rec Center members are invited to attend a Deep Water fitness class today, Dec. 10, from 12:15 to 1 p.m. Click below for more info.
Join Vice President Emeritus Ross Jones, your colleagues, and friends of the university at a graveside commemoration on the 140th anniversary of Mr. Johns Hopkins' death: Dec. 24, 10 a.m., Green Mount Cemetery in Baltimore.
December 9, 2013
A memorial service for Keith Baker will be held Monday, Dec. 16, from 2 to 3 p.m. in Owens Auditorium, Cancer Research Building, East Baltimore. Registration requested at http://tinyurl.com/RKeithBaker