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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.


MEDIA ADVISORY: Brody Learning Commons Opens at Johns Hopkins’ Homewood Campus

The Brody Learning Commons building, which connects to the university’s Milton S. Eisenhower Library, opened this month, just in time to be used by new and returning students during the Fall 2012 semester. The building, which provides significant new space for individual and group study, is equipped with the latest learning technology. Its architectural design emphasizes glass walls to admit natural light, high ceilings and a variety of seating and study area options, including a 100-seat quiet reading room.

Senate Confirms Dean Winston Tabb’s Appointment to National Museum and Library Services Board

The United States Senate this week confirmed the appointment of Winston Tabb, Sheridan Dean of University Libraries and Museums at Johns Hopkins, to the National Museum and Library Services Board.