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  • A suggestion for truly leveling the playing field in college admissions
    In a commentary for Inside Higher Ed, Elaine Tuttle Hansen, executive director for the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth, criticizes the suggestion that schools should assess student essays based on gratitude and "authentically chosen" extracurricular activities. On the surface, these education reform proposals appear to level the playing field for students from economically disadvantaged […]

Lab News


Congratulations to Jake Simson who recently graduated and received his PhD from The Johns Hopkins University. He will be leaving Dr. Elisseeff's lab mid June to pursue his career. Best wishes to … more

2011 Provosts Lecture Series: Jennifer H. Elisseeff, Phd at Johns Hopkins University

Dr. Jennifer Elisseeff, Associate Professor, Jules Stein Chair in Ophthalmology Wilmer Eye Institute, Director of Translational Tissue Engineering Center, Department of Biomedical Engineering, … more