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Community and Committee Back Johns Hopkins as Eastside Partner
AISD Trustees to vote tonight, but deal still needs TEA approval
"...poised to vote tonight on a proposal to bring Johns Hopkins Talent Development Secondary program to help turn Eastside..."

May 6, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Eastside and Johns Hopkins Gets the TEA OK
Ed commissioner Williams approves new deal for campus
"...given the OK for Austin ISD to partner with Johns Hopkins and keep the school open...."

June 5, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

AISD Board Picks Johns Hopkins as Eastside Partner
Unanimous vote has community support
"...backed a plan to enter into a partnership with Johns Hopkins Talent Development Secondary Program to help manage the..."

May 10, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

AISD Board Signs With Johns Hopkins, Approves Backup Plan
Board votes 8-0 for one-year contract
"...have formally signed on the dotted line to bring Johns Hopkins to Eastside Memor­ial High School. Now they just..."

May 24, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Eastside Community Hears National Partner Proposals
Major ed groups pitch plans to work with, not take over, high school
"...the short list comprises two nationally recognized groups: The Johns Hopkins School of Education, and the American Institutes for..."

April 22, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Eastside Memorial: The Future of Panther Pride
High schools boss explains path forward with Johns Hopkins
"...speed on their proposal for the campus: To bring Johns Hopkins Talent Development Secondary on as a partner and..."

June 21, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Eastside Partner Search Narrows To Two Contenders
Johns Hopkins and American Institutes for Research are top candidates
"...narrowed last weekend as the final two candidates – Johns Hopkins University's School of Education and the American Institutes..."

April 26, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Eastside Memorial Partner Search Narrows
Potential partners present Saturday on campus
"...Five groups submitted proposals to the district: Johns Hopkins University Research Projects Administration Talent Development Secondary; Turnaround..."

April 19, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Three Plans for Four Eastside Schools
Four schools, three very different plans
"...mathematics) hub in its first year of partnership with Johns Hopkins Talent Development Secondary..."

Feb. 7, 2014 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Eastside Memorial Community: Accentuate the Positive
Supporters hope Education Commissioner sees gains
"...May 6, the Austin ISD board of trustees picked Johns Hopkins Talent Development Secondary program to be their partner..."

June 5, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

If I Had My Way
Guitar hero Evan Johns lives!
"...Watson laughed, "You're not Evan Johns."..."

Sept. 28, 2012 Music Feature by Michael Corcoran

Feel-Good Generations
There's a reason scholar Rachel Maines, the author of The Technology of Orgasm: "Hysteria," the Vibrator, and Women's Sexual Satisfaction has survived the various assualts on her intellectual freedom: She's smart, she's funny, and she also "dances circles around reactionary clod-like thinking."
"...of Orgasm: "Hysteria," the Vibrator, and Women's Sexual Satisfaction (Johns Hopkins University Press, $22 hard) to her mother, who..."

Sept. 10, 1999 Books Feature by Lindsey Lane

How Safe Is Your E-Vote?
Proponents of electronic voting promise no repeat of Florida in 2000, but critics say it could be even worse
"...these doubts: A group of scientists at Rice and Johns Hopkins universities snagged a copy of a Diebold source..."

Feb. 20, 2004 News Feature by Lee Nichols

'Fighting For, Not Against' Eastside
Now the turnaround work begins on troubled campus
"...deal between the Austin Independent School District and the Johns Ho­pkins Secondary Talent Development program for the Eastside Memorial..."

June 14, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

What the Studies Say
Research studies on the various electronic voting systems have stopped well short of enthusiastic endorsement
"...23, 2003, study by computer scientists from Rice and Johns Hopkins universities, specifically focused on a Diebold source code..."

Feb. 20, 2004 News Feature

Dr. Robert Van Boven, the Whistleblower
Lakeway neurologist battles hospitals, officials, and the "culture of silence"
"...distinctions, he was a member of the legendary 1987 Johns Hopkins surgical team that performed a groundbreaking procedure to..."

April 20, 2018 News Feature by Michael King

Eastside Memorial Celebrates
High school meets state standards, first time since 2002
"...Eastside Memorial High School at the Johnston Campus didn't just suddenly become a good school. It's..."

Aug. 21, 2015 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

The Next Round of School Reform
AISD focuses again on Eastside schools
"...is in the first year of a partnership with Johns Hopkins Talent Development Secondary to build up not just..."

Feb. 7, 2014 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Allan Elementary Public Meetings Begin
Public meeting at Eastside Memorial tonight
"...Most recently, they helped in the process of picking Johns Hopkins as the partner entity to help get Eastside..."

Oct. 16, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

A Nightmare on Elm Street
Freddy Krueger is back to disturb everyone's sleep.
"...psychology and philosophy/English – the latter a master’s, from Johns Hopkins no less.) The original Nightmare messed about with..."

May 7, 2010 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Siege Continues
No matter who wins the election, Iraqis awaken to occupation, devastation, and slaughter
"...scientists, led by the School of Public Health at Johns Hopkins University. Based on in-person, on-site surveys in September..."

Nov. 5, 2004 News Column by Michael King

About AIDS
"...year or two. That was the conclusion of a Johns Hopkins University study presented at a major AIDS conference..."

Feb. 21, 2003 Column by Sandy Bartlett

Public Notice: In the Name of Fairness
Times change, and so do schools
"...Albert Sidney Johnston, John H. Reagan, and Sidney Lanier high schools were..."

March 2, 2018 News Column by Nick Barbaro

A Two-Horse Race
Council selects finalists for city manager – public meeting Tuesday
"...position a “unique opportunity.” He’s a West Point and Johns Hopkins grad with degrees in civil engineering and chemistry,..."

Dec. 8, 2017 News Post by Michael King

Council: Meet Your City Manager Semifinalists
Winnowing down the list
"...He's a West Point grad, with additional degrees from Johns Hopkins and Harvard's Kennedy School. Denise Turner Roth..."

Dec. 1, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

AISD Targets Confederate Names
Superintendent Paul Cruz wants new names in place by March
"...was also a poet, and lecturer in literature at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore...."

Nov. 17, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

The Speed of Sound: Breaking the Barriers Between Music and Technology: A Memoir
How the one-hit UK synth-pop entrepreneur transcended the Top 40
"...winding road into professorship of music and film at Johns Hopkins University makes complete sense, even if it's not..."

Nov. 4, 2016 Music Review by Kahron Spearman

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
"...A recent study by Johns Hopkins University reveals since 1981, the number of bike-owning..."

Dec. 18, 2015 Column by Mr. Smarty Pants

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
"...Travis Bradberry, co-founder of TalentSmart, based on research at Johns Hopkins University, if you have a cup of coffee..."

Oct. 17, 2014 Column by Mr. Smarty Pants

Timeline of Key Changes
A decade of changes in Eastside schools
"...1960 Albert S. Johnston High School opens to serve East Austin's primarily African-American..."

Feb. 7, 2014 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

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