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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.


New Johns Hopkins Homewood Museum Tour to Highlight Truths of Slavery

Beginning Feb. 1, the Johns Hopkins University’s Homewood Museum will replace its traditional guided tour with one that gives equal focus to two enslaved families, the Conners and the Rosses, who supported Homewood’s original family, Charles and Harriet Carroll. All tours will be free in February.

JHU Museums Spring Calendar Highlights

March 13, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Heather Stalfort Office: 410-516-8329 Cell: 443-794-9164 hestalfort@jhu.edu TREASURES OF CHINESE EXPORT ART AT HOMEWOOD MUSEUM On view through Apr. 2, 2017 Location: Homewood Museum Cost: Included with paid museum admission and on view as part of the guided tour or by advance arrangement. The first American ship to […]

Homewood Museum Director/curator Named

Julia Rose has been appointed the new Director and Curator of Homewood Museum. Rose is currently the director of the West Baton Rouge Museum and an adjunct instructor in museum studies at Louisiana State University. She will begin her new role at Johns Hopkins University on June 1.

JHU Museums Fall Calendar Highlights

September 9, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Heather Stalfort Office: 410-516-8329 Cell: 443-794-9164 hestalfort@jhu.edu Putting the Neo in Classical: Dressing for the Harvest Ball Sept. 10, 5:30–7:30 p.m. Location: Homewood Museum Cost: $12 public, $8 members, FREE with purchase of Harvest Ball or Fall Frolick after-party ticket. Reserve online through Brown Paper Tickets at http://www.bpt.me/producer/22987 […]

JHU Museums Summer Calendar Highlights

July – September 2015 Exhibition & Programming Highlights

Johns Hopkins Museums Spring 2015 Program Highlights

The Johns Hopkins University museums March through May 2015 exhibition and programming highlights including an edible kitchen garden course with Gertrude’s Restaurant chef John Shields.

Johns Hopkins Museums November to February Highlights

October 27, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Heather Egan Stalfort 410-516-0341, ext. 17 hestalfort@jhu.edu Making a Museum: The Peale Family in Early Baltimore On view December 4, 2014 through May 31, 2015 Location: Homewood Museum Cost: Included with paid museum admission and on view as part of the guided tour or $3 for the exhibition […]

Johns Hopkins Museums Fall Highlights

Johns Hopkins University Museums September – November 2014 exhibition and programming highlights.

JHU Museum July – August 2014 Exhibition & Programming Highlights

Celebrate the 214th wedding anniversary of Charles Carroll Jr. and Harriet Chew Carroll by savoring a traditional afternoon tea at their Federal era country house, Homewood.

Spring 2014 Events for Johns Hopkins University Museums

February – May 2014 Exhibition and programming highlights at the Johns Hopkins University museums.

Johns Hopkins Museums Announce Fall, Winter Programming

October – December 2013 Exhibition & Programming Highlights

Johns Hopkins University Museums: May – August 2012 Exhibition and Programming Highlights

Find out what’s happening at the university’s museums this summer.

Homewood Museum to Host Experts on the American Porch

Homewood Museum at The Johns Hopkins University, in association with AIA Baltimore Architecture Month, presents the 10th edition of its annual Baltimore’s Great Architecture lectures. This year’s series, titled The Porch in America, will be held on the Homewood campus over three consecutive Mondays. “We have pulled out the stops to deliver an exceptionally exciting program for our 10th anniversary series,” said Catherine Rogers Arthur, Homewood Museum director and curator.

Support Homewood Museum with Maryland House & Garden Pilgrimage Ticket

Buying a ticket for the Baltimore County leg of the 2010 Maryland House & Garden Pilgrimage will support the restoration and repair of Homewood Museum’s iconic front portico. Homewood Museum, one of Johns Hopkins University’s teaching museums, is the preservation beneficiary of the Baltimore County portion of the tour, which will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 1.

Homewood Museum Awarded Save America’s Treasures Grant

Homewood Museum at The Johns Hopkins University has been awarded a $186,880 Save America’s Treasures grant to support the conservation and preservation of its south portico.