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October 4, 2022

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COURTESY OF AASHI MENDPARA 
SNF Agora Senior Fellow Anne Applebaum detailed how Russia's invasion of Ukraine stems from Vladimir Putin’s belief that the collapse of the Soviet Union was a major disaster.

SNF Agora panelists break down the origins and consequences of Russia's invasion of Ukraine

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) Agora Institute held a pop-up talk focused on the Russian Federation’s invasion of Ukraine on March 3. The conversation was led by SNF Agora Senior Fellows Anne Applebaum and Peter Pomerantsev, SNF Agora Institute Professor of International Affairs Henry Farrell and Desmond M. Tutu Professor of Public Health and Human Rights Chris Beyrer from the School of Public Health. 


COURTESY OF WILL KIRK
The Hopkins Food Pantry is located in The Lab near Homewood Apartments.

Hopkins Food Pantry opens to all affiliates

Beginning this week, any Hopkins affiliate with an active JHED will be able to access a free food pantry in The LaB below Homewood Apartments as the result of a project coordinated by the Office of Student Outreach and Support (SOS).  







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Members planned for a Rare Disease Day panel. 

SGA discusses Rare Disease Day Panel and confirmations

The Student Government Association (SGA) met on Feb. 22 for its weekly meeting to discuss its plans for National Rare Disease Day and confirmed new members to the Communications and Marketing Commission (CMC) and the Women and Gender Minorities Caucus (WGMC).



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Moore graduated from Hopkins in 2001. 

Wes Moore speaks with Hopkins students about his gubernatorial campaign

Maryland gubernatorial primary candidate Wes Moore introduced his platform and views on Baltimore in a virtual meet-and-greet on Thursday, Feb. 17. Senior Isaac Frumkin, who is currently working on voter engagement for Moore’s campaign, hosted the event. Female Leaders of Color, the Black Student Union (BSU) and Hopkins Democrats were part of the conversation, with Professor of Political Science and Sociology Vesla Weaver introducing Moore.


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Students express disappointment over limited ethnic food options at Hopkins dining halls.

Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein discusses human rights intervention at FAS series

The Hopkins Foreign Affairs Symposium (FAS) hosted Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein as part of its 25th speaker series, “Shattered Reality: Reimagining the Future,” on Feb. 17. Department of Political Science Professor of Internal Relations Steven David led the conversation with Hussein, the former United Nations (UN) High Commissioner for Human Rights and former representative of Jordan to the UN.





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SGA members present brought up increasing mental health resources as something to bring up with University President Ronald J. Daniels. 

SGA discusses Office of Sustainability updates and questions for President Daniels

The Student Government Association (SGA) assembled on Feb. 15 to review the junior class Valentine’s Day event, the participation in the Asian and Pacific Islander American Vote (APAIVote) organization, its annual event with University President Ronald J. Daniels, the First-Year Class Council Twosday funding expansion and Office of Sustainability updates.





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