Tag: STEM

Julia Costacurta, ICM undergraduate, named Goldwater Scholar

May 7, 2019

Julia Costacurta, a junior biomedical engineering and mathematics major in the lab of ICM associate director, Sridevi Sarma, is one of three Johns Hopkins University students who has been awarded Goldwater Scholarships for their research and achievements in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math for the 2019-2020 academic year. Read the full article […]

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Girl Scouts earn their engineering patch

March 27, 2019

More than 30 members of the Girl Scouts of Central Maryland spent a day at Johns Hopkins University last weekend thinking like engineers as they designed and built miniature roller coasters out of cardboard boxes, insulation tubing, pipe cleaners, cups, tape, and other everyday materials. Through this fun and competitive activity, the middle school-aged troop […]

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STEM-HEAR: First cohort of students with hearing loss conducts summer research at Johns Hopkins

November 20, 2018

Tilak Ratnanather, associate research professor of biomedical engineering and ICM core faculty member, has partnered with the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Summer Internship Program to provide students with hearing loss opportunities to gain advanced, hands-on experience in STEM disciplines. This year, he launched the STEM-HEAR initiative (STEM for students with Hearing loss to Engage in Auditory […]

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Tilak Ratnanather honored for promoting diversity in STEM

May 16, 2017

Tilak Ratnanather, core ICM faculty member and associate research professor of biomedical engineering, received an honorable mention and a prize of $10,000 for the Provost’s Prize for Faculty Excellence in Diversity. Ratnanather earned this honor for his work developing mentoring programs that provide opportunities in STEM for deaf and hard of hearing individuals. “We still […]

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