News & Announcements Archive

Dr. Veena Das named Fellow to the British Academy

In addition to receiving honorary doctorates from the University of Bern, Switzerland, and Durham University, UK, Dr. Veena Das has been named a Fellow to the British Academy.

Prof. Haeri’s Team Among Winners of 2019 Discovery Award for Proposal

Professor Haeri’s team has been chosen to receive a 2019 Johns Hopkins Discovery Award for their proposal, “Invitation to the Masses: The Russian and Iranian Revolutions and their Arts of Persuasion.” Her team includes Professors Anne Eakin Moss (KSAS) and Narges Bajoghli (SAIS). Details on awardees, found here

Budget Specialist Opening in JHU International Centers & Programs

JHU  International Centers & Programs is currently looking for a Budget Specialist to join their team in Hopkins’ International Centers & Programs Office! If you know someone who understands university accounting systems (esp. SAP) and who wants to work in a small but fun and dynamic office, please share this link to the position description […]

Announcing 2019 Rachel S. Core Award Winners

Each year the GRO issues the Rachel S. Core award to a graduate student(s), for their outstanding service to the graduate student body.  This year they had many qualified nominees, but ultimately the award was given to co-nominees Heba Islam and Marios Falaris, who spent countless hours raising concerns and bringing attention to the #JHToo […]

Faisal Devji, Oxford University

Anthropology 2019 Spring Colloquium Series presents: Faisal Devji, Oxford University “Idols, Commodities and Islam” Tuesday, April 9 Mergenthaler 439 4-6 pm Reception after.

Colloquium Series presents Eduardo Kohn

Anthropology Department 2019 Spring Colloquium presents: Eduardo Kohn, McGill University “Forest for the Trees: Spirit, Psychedelic Science, and the Politics of Ecologizing Thought as a Planetary Ethics” Tuesday, April 2 Mergenthaler 439 4-6 pm Reception to follow

Colloquium Series presents Jonathan Spencer, University of Edinburgh

Anthropology Department 2019 Spring Colloquium Series presents: Jonathan Spencer, University of Edinburgh “Intimate Commitments: Friends, Comrades and Family in the Life of One Sri Lankan Activist” Tuesday, March 26, 2019 4-6 pm Mergenthaler 439 Reception to follow.