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The Washington Post
October 5, 2011
Nobel prize in physics winner Adam Riess explains what ‘dark energy’ means for the average American
Johns Hopkins angle: Krieger School astrophysicist Adam Riess, who won the Nobel Prize in physics on Tuesday, talks about what potential impact fundamental discoveries in science may have in the future.

Science Friday
October 7, 2011
Physics Nobelists Observed An Accelerating Universe
Johns Hopkins angle: Krieger School astrophysicist Adam Riess, who won a Nobel Prize, will discuss the accelerating universe with host Ira Flatow on Friday.

Towson Patch
October 5, 2011
What They're Saying About Adam Riess
Johns Hopkins angle: Neighbors of Nobel Prize winning physicist Adam Riess (of Krieger) react to his win.

The Virginian Pilot
October 6, 2011
A murkier world, thanks to scientists
Johns Hopkins angle: This editorial references the fact that Krieger School astrophysicist Adam Riess won the Nobel Prize in physics.

The Inquisitr
October 5, 2011
“Dark Energy” Pioneers Take Home 2011 Nobel Prize
Johns Hopkins angle: Krieger School astrophysicist Adam Riess won the Nobel Prize in physics on Tuesday.

Big Think
October 5, 2011
Physics Nobel Goes to Big Freeze
Johns Hopkins angle: Krieger School astrophysicist Adam Riess won the Nobel Prize in physics on Tuesday.

Reuters
October 4, 2011
Universe speeding up discovery wins Nobel Physics
Johns Hopkins angle: Krieger School astrophysicist Adam Riess is interviewed about winning a share of Tuesday’s Nobel Prize in physics for his team’s discovery that the expansion of the universe is accelerating due to the presence of a mysterious force called “dark energy.”

WBAL Radio (Baltimore)
October 6, 2011
The Ron Smith Show
Johns Hopkins angle: Host Ron Smith interviews Krieger School astrophysicist Adam Riess, who won the Nobel Prize in physics on Tuesday.

Balltimore Sun
October 3, 2011
Obama needs to do more to keep the jobless in their homes
Johns Hopkins angle: In this opinion piece, Eileen Mauskopf, an associate professor at the Carey Business School, writes about the Obama administration’s mortgage forbearance program.

Daily Beast
October 4, 2011
Can Europe Be Saved?
Johns Hopkins angle: John Quiggin, a visiting professor in the Department of Economics in the Krieger School, co-wrote this column.

Atlanta Journal Constitution – Get Schooled blog
October 4, 2011
In 1987-88, most common experience level of teachers was 15 years. Twenty years later, it was one year.
Johns Hopkins angle: Cites dropout rate research by the Center of Social Organization of Schools.

MIT Technology Review
October 6, 2011
Giving Prosthetics a Sense of Touch
Johns Hopkins angle: Quoted is biomedical engineering professor Nitish Thakor.

PopSci
October 5, 2011
Chemist Once Accused of 'Quasi-Science' Wins Nobel For Quasicrystal Discovery
Johns Hopkins angle: Israeli scientist Daniel Schectman, who won the Nobel Prize in chemistry, did research at Johns Hopkins in the early 1980s.

Cosmos Magazine
October 5, 2011
Chemistry Nobel won with controversial quasicrystals
Johns Hopkins angle: : Israeli scientist Daniel Schectman, who won the Nobel Prize in chemistry, did research at Johns Hopkins in the early 1980s.

Reason.com
October 4, 2011
Why Smart Presidents Do Stupid Things
Johns Hopkins angle: Mentions Paul Wolfowitz, formerly of SAIS.

Space Daily
October 5, 2011
APL Builds On Earth Science Success With New Hosted Payload Proposal
Johns Hopkins angle: APL is mentioned.

Nature News
October 5, 2011
Comets take pole position as water bearers
Johns Hopkins angle: Carey Lisse of APL is mentioned.

The Washington Post
October 5, 2011
Johns Hopkins University’s Center for the Prevention of Youth Violence
Johns Hopkins angle: This article mentions the Johns Hopkins University’s Center for the Prevention of Youth Violence.

Independent Online (South Africa)
October 5, 2011
‘Circumcision is barbaric and stupid’
Johns Hopkins angle: This story mentions an editorial written by Ronald Gray and Aaron Tobian of the Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Fox News
October 5, 2011
Circumcision Funding Cuts Hurt, Doctors Say
Johns Hopkins angle: This article pertains to research by scientists at the Bloomberg School of Public Health.

CBS News
October 5, 2011
Circumcision foes should cut it out, experts say
Johns Hopkins angle: Quotes Ronald Gray, an epidemiologist, and Aaron Tobian, epidemiologist and pathologist, both of the Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Independent Online
October 5, 2011
‘Circumcision is barbaric and stupid’
Johns Hopkins angle: Quotes Johns Hopkins University epidemiologists Aaron Tobian and Ronald Gray.

The Raw Story (AFP)
October 5, 2011
In U.S., debate roils over male circumcision
Johns Hopkins angle: Quotes Bloomberg School of Public Health epidemiologists Aaron Tobian and Ronald Gray.

Pueblo Chieftain (Colo.)
October 5, 2011
Domestic violence conference on tap Thursday
Johns Hopkins angle: Quoted is Jacquelyn Campbell, a professor in the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing.

San Francisco Chronicle
October 5, 2011
When Jesus ate the magic mushrooms
Johns Hopkins angle: This column mentions Johns Hopkins University.

Voice of America
October 5, 2011
New Way to Shock Heart Back to Normal Effective in Animals
Johns Hopkins angle: Quotes Harikrishna Tandri of the School of Medicine.

Wall Street Journal
October 5, 2011
Getting Around the Scan Ban
Johns Hopkins angle: Cardiologists at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine have developed a strategy that may enable many patients with either pacemakers or defibrillators to safely undergo magnetic resonance imaging tests, according to this article. Saman Nazarian, an electrophysiologist at Hopkins and lead author of the new study, funded by the National Institutes of Health, is quoted.

Bangor Daily News (Bloomberg News)
October 5, 2011
Oral sex virus may surpass smoking as cause of throat cancer
Johns Hopkins angle: Maura Gillison, an oncologist at Ohio State University who started researching the oral cancer epidemic more than a decade ago as a fellow at Johns Hopkins University.

Kansas City infoZine
October 5, 2011
Complications of Chronic Kidney Disease Occur Earlier in Children
Johns Hopkins angle: Mentions the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

New York Times
October 3, 2011
A Small Fix for Hypertension: Readers Weigh In
Johns Hopkins angle: In this column, readers’ ideas for low-cost health innovations are judged by Harshad Sanghvi and Jinjie Chen of Jhpiego, an international nonprofit health organization affiliated with The Johns Hopkins University.

New York Times
October 3, 2011
Accounts and People of Note in the Ad Industry
Johns Hopkins angle: An item in this advertising news column states that the Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health released an analysis finding that 9 percent of the radio commercials for alcoholic beverages that ran in 2009 on stations in 75 markets around the country failed to comply with the industry’s voluntary standard for advertising placement.

New York Times
October 3, 2011
How to Steer Toward the Path of Least Treatment
Johns Hopkins angle: Quoted in this story is Roger S. Blumenthal, director of the Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease at Johns Hopkins.

Baltimore Sun
October 3, 2011
Johns Hopkins student sexually assaulted in Charles Village
Johns Hopkins angle: This article states that “a man who said he was armed with a gun sexually assaulted and tried to rape a Johns Hopkins University student early Saturday, an attack that city police said occurred in an alley two blocks from the North Baltimore campus.”

Baltimore Sun
October 4, 2011
Turn life sciences research into jobs
Johns Hopkins angle: This opinion piece notes that Johns Hopkins University is awarded $1.2 billion in federal research funds annually.

bthesite.com
October 4, 2011
Q&A: Baltimore chef Anisha Jagtap to do battle on Food Network's 'Sweet Genius'
Johns Hopkins angle: This feature mentions that Baltimore’s Anisha Jagtap, a contestant on Food Network’s "Sweet Genius" cooking competition show, “studied biomedical engineering at Johns Hopkins University, but dropped out to pursue culinary arts.”

Baltimore Sun
October 4, 2011
Walking to school: Steps toward health
Johns Hopkins angle: This commentary is written by Keshia Pollack is an assistant professor with the Bloomberg School of Public Health’s Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy, and Alicia Samuels, the center's director of communications.

Baltimore Sun
October 3, 2011
Ban children from adult-size ATVs
Johns Hopkins angle: This letter to the editor is written by Stephen Bowman and Alicia Samuels, who are, respectively, an assistant professor and director of communications for the Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy.

Los Angeles Times
October 4, 20
In defense of circumcision
Johns Hopkins angle: This blog post refers to a commentary written by In defense of circumcision by Aaron Tobian and Ronald Gray, two physicians from the Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Gamasutra
October 5, 2011
Video Games Enhancing Physical Therapy For ICU Patients
Johns Hopkins angle: Mentions Dale Needham, medical director of the Critical Care Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Program at Johns Hopkins.

Marietta Daily Journal (Ga.)
October 5, 2011
Star Parker: Congressional Black Caucus teaching wrong lessons
Johns Hopkins angle: Mentions Ben Carson of the School of Medicine.

US News and World Report
October 4, 2011
Health Buzz: Facebook IDs Problem Drinkers
Johns Hopkins angle: Quotes Michael Fingerhood, an associate professor of medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

Kansas City Star
October 4, 2011
Cardiologist follows his heart and stays with inner-city patients
Johns Hopkins angle: Heart specialist Willie Lawrence trained at Johns Hopkins.

Seattle Times
October 4, 2011
Musical training may preserve hearing, deter dementia
Johns Hopkins angle: Johns Hopkins is mentioned as funding this study with the National Institute on Aging.

Tuscon Citizen (Ariz.) (USA Today)
October 4, 2011
Scientists debate memory-dampening drugs
Johns Hopkins angle: Paul McHugh of the School of Medicine is quoted.

Southern California Public Radio
October 4, 2011
California pursues independent case against banks
Johns Hopkins angle: Features Craig Pollack, assistant professor of medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.

Newark Star-Ledger (N.J.)
October 6, 2011
As cancer treatment progresses, cost of care skyrockets
Johns Hopkins angle: Quoted is Lillie Shockney, administrative director of the Johns Hopkins Avon Foundation Breast Center, a nurse and two-time breast cancer survivor.

Sci-Tech Today
October 6, 2011
Scientists Debate the Benefits of Memory Drugs
Johns Hopkins angle: This story quotes Paul McHugh of the School of Medicine.

Los Angeles Times
October 5, 2011
Adele cancels her tour due to vocal hemorrhaging -- is it serious?
Johns Hopkins angle: Quoted in this health blog post is Lee Akst, a laryngologist and director of the Johns Hopkins Voice Center.

Baltimore Sun
October 3, 2011
Video games can help recovery of intensive care patients
Johns Hopkins angle: This health blog item reports that a new Johns Hopkins study found that interactive video games may enhance physical therapy for patients in intensive care.

CNN.com
October 5, 2011
Tori Amos: 20 years after her solo debut
Johns Hopkins angle: In this interview, singer-songwriter Tori Amos discusses her early education at and departure from the Peabody Conservatory.

Theater Jones (North Texas)
October 5, 2011
Words and Music
Johns Hopkins angle: This feature mentions pianist Seth Knopp and lyric baritone William Sharp, both faculty members at the Peabody Conservatory.

Gazette.net (Md.)
October 5, 2011
New economic development director starts in Gaithersburg
Johns Hopkins angle: The Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus is mentioned.

WBFF-TV
October 4, 2011

Top stories: Johns Hopkins Student Sexually Assaulted
Johns Hopkins angle: Coverage of a weekend off-campus sexual assault on a student. Students and university spokesman Dennis O'Shea are quoted.
http://foxbaltimore.com/newsroom/top_stories/videos/wbff_vid_9745.shtml


WBAL-TV
October 4, 2011
Campus On Alert After Sexual Assault
Johns Hopkins angle: Coverage of a weekend off-campus sexual assault on a student. Students and university spokesman Dennis O'Shea are quoted.

WMAR-TV
October 4, 2011
Hopkins student sexually assaulted near campus
Johns Hopkins angle: Coverage of a weekend off-campus sexual assault on a student. Students are quoted.

WJZ-TV
October 4, 2011
Police: Hopkins Student Was Sexually Assaulted
Johns Hopkins angle: Coverage of a weekend off-campus sexual assault on a student. Students are quoted.

Baltimore Sun
October 6, 2011
Sept. 11 blood drive a great success
Johns Hopkins angle: This opinion item about the "Muslims for Life" blood drive campaign in honor of Sept. 11 victims is written by Maaiz Khan, co-organizer for the blood drive at Johns Hopkins University.

Baltimore Sun
October 6, 2011
Police respond to shootings in Charles Village, Lauraville
Johns Hopkins angle: This article reports that a man was shot in the leg early today on St. Paul Street in Charles Village about 50 feet from where a Johns Hopkins University researcher was fatally stabbed in a robbery last year. The piece adds that many students from Johns Hopkins live in the area and that a JHU shuttle bus was picking up students a block away as detectives finished up their investigation.

Toledo Blade
October 5, 2011
Monroe H.S. graduate wins alumni grant
Johns Hopkins angle: Nicholas Tyson is majoring in economics at Johns Hopkins University and runs cross country and track.

Baltimore Sun
October 4, 2011
Bay Area Shuckers to play their first game Dec. 3
Johns Hopkins angle: An item in this sports column states that the Johns Hopkins football team jumped four spots to No. 16 in this week's American Football Coaches Association Division III Poll.

Daily Record (N.J.)
October 4, 2011
Rummo on U.S. Deaf Soccer team
Johns Hopkins angle: Freshman soccer player Nick Cerrone is mentioned.

Maryland Daily Record
October 6, 2011
Judge knows his Ravens’ history… for the most part
Johns Hopkins angle: The subject of this article, U.S. District Court Senior Judge Marvin J. Garbis, is a Johns Hopkins graduate, according to the story.

Discover Magazine
October 2011
Dawn of the BioHackers
Johns Hopkins angle: According to this story, Hugh Rienhoff holds a medical degree from JHU.

PhillyBurbs.com (Pa.)
October 5, 2011
Ernest W. Schlieben (obituary)
Johns Hopkins angle: Schlieben had postgraduate training at Johns Hopkins.

Star Democrat (Easton, Md.)
October 5, 2011
Martha C. Cousins
Johns Hopkins angle: This obituary mentions that Martha Cousins attended the Peabody Conservatory.

Baltimore Sun
October 5, 2011
Dr. Herbert Leonard Warres
Johns Hopkins angle: This obituary mentions that Herbert Warres, a radiologist at what is now the University of Maryland Medical Center, completed additional training at the School of Medicine.

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New York Times
October 6, 2011
Editorial: Fraud and Online Learning
Online courses are particularly vulnerable to student aid fraud, a growing problem that federal officials must move quickly to control.

Diverse Issues in Higher Education
October 6, 2011
DREAM Advocates: Guarded Optimism on New Immigration Policy
A recently issued immigration directive from the Obama administration could pave the way for more undocumented students to stay in the United States but falls short of the much-discussed DREAM Act offering such youth a pathway to citizenship, experts say.

Inside Higher Ed
October 6, 2011
'A Good Investment'
University of Michigan announces plan to use endowment dollars to support start-ups created through university research.

Wall Street Journal
October 6, 2011
College Grads Gain on M.B.A.s
For some companies, a bachelor's degree means cheaper, more malleable workers. And that's just what they need right now.

Chronicle of Higher Education – Tweed blog
October 4, 2011
‘The Only Reason to Win a Nobel’: Free Parking
Saul Perlmutter, the University of California scientist who was named one of three winners of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics, revealed the other great thing about the honor: one of the free parking spaces that Berkeley gives its Nobel laureates.

Inside Higher Ed
October 6, 2011
Occupied, Dissatisfied
Students nationwide -- on some campuses more so than others -- walked out of class in solidarity with the Occupy Wall Street protesters. They say this is only the beginning.

New York Times
October 4, 2011
College Flash Mobs Become Pep Rallies Made for YouTube
Colleges across the country are welcoming students with seemingly spontaneous outbursts of dancing.

Inside Higher Ed
October 6, 2011
Reverse Brain Drain
Congressional panel discusses steps U.S. might take to keep more foreign science and technology students in the country after they earn their degrees.

Chronicle of Higher Education
October 2, 2011
For Women on Campuses, Access Doesn’t Equal Success
The influence of gender is lurking on our campuses—in classrooms, in residence halls, on the bleachers at athletic events. The gender-laden experiences of our students have unanticipated consequences in their own lives and in society as a whole, yet those of us in higher education generally behave as if we live in a "postgender" world.

NPR Morning Edition
October 5, 2011
The Luxurious Revenue College Sports Model - Commentary
The current national model has it that some impoverished kid from the inner city risks concussions and obesity to play football in order to pay for the scholarship of a javelin thrower and the salary of an assistant swimming coach and the plane fare for the volleyball team. That's a disgrace.

Boston Globe
October 5, 2011
Life lessons from Steve Jobs – Column
On the day of his death, it's useful to go back to Jobs' reflections--his attempt to impart life lessons to the young.

Washington Post – College Inc. blog
October 5, 2011
Harvard falls from top spot in global college rankings
For the first time in the eight-year history of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, Harvard has been displaced as the world’s top university. The No. 1 spot in the 2011-12 rankings, released Thursday in Britain, belongs to CalTech.


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