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KriegerSchoolofArtsSciences HopkinsatHome VirtualApril 10, April 10, FridayWATCH: The coronavirus pandemic is causing profound economic upheaval and spurring contentious disagreement about how to balance the management of both the global health care crisis and the consequent financial crisis. As part of the “SNF Agora Conversations: The Politics and Policy of COVID-19” series, join us for a conversation with economists about balancing the trade-offs on health vs. the economy, some of the short- and long-term solutions, and what kinds of lasting changes to the global economy we might expect to see. Guests: Lisa D. Cook is a professor of economics and international relations at Michigan State University. Her research focuses on economic growth and development, financial institutions and markets, innovation, and economic history. As a senior economist at the President’s Council of Economic Advisers during the 2011–2012 academic year, Cook worked on the euro zone, financial instruments, innovation, and entrepreneurship. Kathleen Day is a lecturer at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School who specializes in financial crises and how they spread; corporate governance; and business communication, particularly during crises. A Washington Post business reporter for more than two decades, she is also author of Broken Bargain: Bankers, Bailouts, and the Struggle to Tame Wall Street (2019). Matthew E. Kahn, moderator, is the Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Economics and Business and the director of the 21st Century Cities Initiative at Johns Hopkins University. He is author of several books, including Green Cities: Urban Growth and the Environment (2006) and Climatopolis (2010) and co-author of Heroes and Cowards: The Social Face of War (2009) and Blue Skies over Beijing: Economic Growth and the Environment in China (2016).    /event/SNFAgoraGlobalEcon4102020
 Apr 10, 2020
 12:00 PM
Webcast: SNF Agora Conversations: Understanding the Global Economic Impact of COVID-19
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3400 N Charles St
Baltimore, MD
BloombergSchoolofPublicHealth HopkinsatHome April 22, April 22, WednesdayBrought to you by Hopkins at Home Join Jeffrey Kahn, PhD, MPH, Andreas C. Dracopoulos Director of the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics, for a two-session lecture series in which you explore the ethics of gene editing. During these live sessions, you will reflect on and discuss the ways in which science and ethics are intertwined. The combination of reproductive and genetic testing technologies increasingly allow for parents to select traits in what they hope will be their future children.  This session will use the first case in the world of the creation of a so-called “savior sibling” to help illustrate the ethical and policy issues arising when new combinations of biotechnologies challenge existing limits.   Session 1: Choosing our future children April 22, 5:15 – 6:15 p.m. EDT The combination of reproductive and genetic testing technologies increasingly allow for parents to select traits in what they hope will be their future children.  This session will use the first case in the world of the creation of a so-called “savior sibling” to help illustrate the ethical and policy issues arising when new combinations of biotechnologies challenge existing limits.   Session 2: Editing humanity’s genome April 29, 5:15 – 6:15 p.m. EDT The discovery in 2015 of the ways to use the gene editing technology CRISPR-Cas9 in humans sent shockwaves through both the scientific and science policy and ethics communities, since it created the prospect of moving from genetic testing to genetic modification.  This session will examine some of the implications of a range of potential uses of gene editing technologies in humans, assessing the ethical and policy issues, and what tools and approaches there might be to create a process for International governance as we enter this brave new world. Jeffrey Kahn, PhD is the Andreas C. Dracopoulos Director of the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics, and the Levi Professor of Bioethics and Public Policy.  He is also Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management in the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health.  His research interests include the ethics of research, ethics and public health, and ethics and emerging biomedical technologies.  He speaks widely both in the U.S. and abroad, and has published four books and over 125 articles, and is currently co-PI for the Johns Hopkins Center of Excellence in Ethics and Policy Research on Genomics and Infectious Disease (NIH-NHGRI).  He is an elected member of the National Academy of Medicine and Fellow of the Hastings Center, and has chaired or served on committees and panels for the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control, and the Institute of Medicine/National Academy of Medicine, where he is currently chair of the Board on Health Sciences Policy.  His education includes a BA in microbiology (UCLA, 1983), MPH (Johns Hopkins, 1988), and PhD in philosophy (Georgetown, 1989).manipulating-life-the-ethics-of-
 Apr 22, 2020
 05:15 PM
Manipulating Life: The Ethics of Emerging Biotechnologies
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD
ReunionApril 24, April 24, FridayUPDATE: Homewood's Alumni Weekend 2020 has been Postponed   <03.13.2020 at 2:32 pm eastern> Dear alumni and friends, Johns Hopkins University continues to actively monitor the global COVID-19 outbreak, with particular focus on the health and well-being of the university community, as well as on the continuity of university operations.  We also are fortunate to have some of the world’s best experts in public health, infectious disease and emergency management not only to guide our university response, but to contribute to the national and global response effort.     This afternoon, we have decided to postpone Homewood’s Alumni Weekend 2020. This decision was not easy to make, but we think that it is in the best interest of our Hopkins alumni, staff, students, and community as a whole.   The Office of Alumni Relations will be exploring options to celebrate a reunion with you at a later date and hope to provide those details in the coming weeks. In the meantime, if you have made travel plans, we encourage you to look into cancellation policies. If you have already registered for Alumni Weekend events, we will contact you regarding refunds.    For any questions, please contact the Reunion & Homecoming office at  or 410-516-5185. We will be sending out an email to our entire alumni community this afternoon regarding the change. During this difficult and unprecedented moment, we extend our best wishes for your family’s health and safety.  We know that many of you may not only be personally impacted, but may also be engaged in mitigation, planning, and response efforts around the world.  We are grateful.     While we are disappointed about this postponement, we are thankful for your patience and understanding as we adapt as a community to these new circumstances.  As this global pandemic evolves, we invite you to turn to the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center for the most up to date information and insights from Hopkins experts.  /event/alumniweekend2020
 Apr 24, 2020
 09:00 AM
*POSTPONED* Alumni Weekend 2020
VirtualMay 13, May 13, WednesdaySponsored by Lifelong Learning No matter your age, life stage, bank account balance, or career level, you can learn how to pivot strategically into your next opportunity or grow within your current role. Your best chance of success lies right under your feet. By doubling down on what is already working, you can cut through confusion and move more quickly in a new direction. Pivoting is a mindset and a skill set, and it is one we can all get better at. This webinar will resonate with anyone facing the question of what comes next by providing a methodical plan to move forward, one that you can cycle through as many times as necessary. The Pivot Method is a 4-stage process that will help you: Identify existing strengths, interests and experiences, and define success one year from now Scan the horizon for new related skills, people and projects, without falling prey to analysis-paralysis or compare-and-despair Reduce risk by running small experiments that can provide feedback and help determine resonant next steps Launch with confidence, bolstered by the skills and methodology to adjust seamlessly and continuously as you move in a new direction The webinar will be presented by Jenny Blake, popular author and international speaker, who helps people organize their brain, move beyond burnout, and build sustainable, dynamic careers they love./event/pivot
 May 13, 2020
 12:00 PM
Lifelong Learning (Online) | Pivot: The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One
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Alumni and Guests$25.00
Young Alumni (Classes of 2009-Current Students)$20.00
Homewood Museum
Baltimore, MD
ArtsEntertainmentMediaEntrepreneurship Affinity July 19, July 19, SundaySponsored by Homewood Museum and the Arts, Entertainment, Media, and Entrepreneurship Affinity Indulge your sweet tooth and love of Mozart during an afternoon at Homewood Museum, a Palladian-style, Federal-era mansion renowned for its elegant proportions, fine finishes, and extravagant details. Stroll through the furnished period rooms while enjoying a live performance by pianist Ayal Yariv on the museum's 1804 piano forte. Refreshments, Viennese chocolates, and other delectables will be served in the Wine Cellar. MEET THE PIANIST Ayal Yariv is currently a piano accompanist for the dance program at the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University and is also the director of music at Pilgrim Lutheran Church. He has worked with music, dance, and theater programs at schools such as the Baltimore School for the Arts, Colby College, Loyola University Maryland, Goucher College, and Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School, and has performed at churches and synagogues in Maryland, New York, and Oregon. A native of Jerusalem, Israel, he studied piano at the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance. He also has a bachelor's degree in musicology from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a certificate in music therapy from the David Yellin College of Education. He was a member of the Portland, Oregon band, "Def Schlepper," and is currently involved in a new musical group called, "Minsky Pickup."  All ticket sales are final - ticketed events are non-refundable.  JHAA Event Cancellation and Refund Policybaltimore-md-vienna-at-homewood-
 Jul 19, 2020
 01:00 PM
Baltimore, MD: Vienna at Homewood Museum
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Alumni & Guests$10
Evergreen Museum and Library
Baltimore, MD
ArtsEntertainmentMediaEntrepreneurship Affinity July 23, July 23, ThursdaySponsored by the JHU Arts, Entertainment, Media, and Entrepreneurship Affinity Whether you’re an expert at parsing camera angles and jump cuts or you just want a crash course on film appreciation, this mini-class will allow you to explore the many ways that films make meaning. Participate in a frame-by-frame analysis of a film clip from Bong Joon-ho's Parasite ​and discover how to enhance your viewing experience through an understanding of cinematography, sound, and editing. Parasite is a 2019 South Korean dark comedy thriller following members of a poor household scheming to become employees of a much wealthier family by posing as unrelated, highly qualified individuals. The film premiered at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival, where it become the first Korean film to win the Palme d'Or. The film received numerous accolades, winning four 92nd Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Achievement in Directing, Best Original Screenplay, and Best International Feature Film. At the 77th Golden Globe Awards, the film won the award for Best Foreign Language Film. It also became the first non-English film to win the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Case in a Motion Picture.  The event will be held in the Museum's historic theatre. Lite fare and refreshments will be served during a reception following the event during which guests can meet our speaker, mix, and mingle!  MEET OUR SPEAKER Linda DeLibero is Senior Lecturer and Special Advocate for Alumni and Outreach in the Film and Media Studies program at Johns Hopkins University, where she teaches film history and aesthetics. She was director of the film program from 2001-17 and served as Co-Director of the JHU-MICA Film Centre from 2015-18.  She received an MA in the Writing Seminars at JHU in 1989 and has published on film, media and cultural studies since 1990 in a wide range of publications, including ASAP/Journal, Raritan, Book Forum, The Hopkins Review, The Village Voice, VLS, The Boston Review, In These Times, and Newsday. Her monthly podcasts on film can be heard on Dan Rodericks’ Roughly Speaking, located on the Baltimore Sun website.   JHAA Event Cancellation and Refund Policybaltimore-md-linda-delibero-s-fi
 Jul 23, 2020
 06:30 PM
Baltimore, MD: Linda DeLibero's Film Analysis 101 at Evergreen Museum and Library
Renditions Golf Course
Davidsonville, MD
Affinity September 25, September 25, FridayThe Johns Hopkins Alumni Association, the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School, and Blue Jays Unlimited invite you to attend the 5th Annual JHAA Golf Outing. Alumni, faculty, staff, students, and their guests are all welcome to attend! We'll offer a "gimme" string grab, mulligans for sale, a 50/50 raffle, and a commemorative gift! Courtesy of Charity Golf International, we'll have a professional on-site to take long drives on your behalf on the 5th hole!  Event features include player prizes for: Closest to the Pin, Longest Drive (Men's and Ladies'), First Place, and Second Place!  EVENT SCHEDULE 7:30 am - Registration & Breakfast 8:00 am - Shotgun Start (Scramble Format) 2:30 pm - Lunch Begins 3:00 pm - Awards Ceremony DRESS CODE For Gentlemen, the required attire consists of a collared golf shirt, dress slacks or Bermuda length shorts and non-metal spiked golf shoes. For Ladies, the preferred attire typically consists of a ladies golf shirt, dress slacks or Bermuda length shorts and non-metal spiked golf shoes. PARKING When you arrive at Renditions, pull up to the circle and drop off your clubs, if you are playing. Parking is located next to the circle.  THANK YOU TO OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS     THANK YOU TO OUR PARTNERS 2020-09-25 -- 7 -- 30 -- AM -- 2020-09-25 -- 3 -- 30 -- PM -- Renditions Golf Course -- 1380 West Central Avenue -- Davidsonville -- MD -- 21035 -- USA -- 1 -- -- 144 -- Player Options -- 0 -- 0 Player Options 2020-09-25 -- 7 -- 30 -- AM -- 2020-09-25 -- 3 -- 30 -- PM -- Renditions Golf Course -- 1380 West Central Avenue -- Davidsonville -- MD -- 21035 -- USA -- 1 -- -- 0 -- Sponsorship Options -- 0 -- 1 Sponsorship Options 2020-09-25 -- 2 -- 30 -- PM -- -- -- -- -- Renditions Golf Course -- 1380 West Central Avenue -- Davidsonville -- MD -- 21035 -- USA -- 1 -- -- 0 -- 19th Hole Lunch Session -- 0 -- 0 19th Hole Lunch Session 2020-jhaa-golf-outing
 Sep 25, 2020
 07:30 AM
The 5th Annual Johns Hopkins Alumni Association Golf Outing