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This section contains regularly updated highlights of the news from around The Johns Hopkins University. Links to the complete news reports from the nine schools, the Applied Physics Laboratory and other centers and institutes are to the left, as are links to help news media contact the Johns Hopkins communications offices.

 

Johns Hopkins Researcher Contributes to White House Initiative on School Absenteeism

The Obama administration is enlisting help from the Johns Hopkins University in a just-announced initiative to reduce chronic absenteeism in public schools by at least 10 percent a year.

Clifton Taulbert to Speak to 220 Baltimore High School Students

Students and teachers from the Baltimore Talent Development High School, as well as those from March Middle School and Baltimore Civitas School will visit Johns Hopkins University on Tuesday, Sept. 27, for an inspirational talk, “Making the Impossible Possible,” by Clifton Taulbert, an international best-selling author and entrepreneur.