Sarah Hoover Leads Special Session for AfterWards

Sarah Hoover

Sarah Hoover, Associate Dean for Innovation, Interdisciplinary Partnerships & Community Initiatives, and author of the recently published Music as Care: Artistry in the Hospital Environment, led an exploration of music as a form of care for AfterWards, a narrative medicine program at Johns Hopkins designed to connect caregivers in more intimate ways to the human […]

Kathleen DeLaurenti Speaks at Library Leaders Forum

Peabody’s head librarian Kathleen DeLaurenti will be speaking at the Library Leaders Forum on Wednesday, October 13 at 1:00 pm EDT in a session discussing the challenges of the ebook marketplace, and their concerns about the future of library collections as content moves digital.

Scott Metcalfe and Theron Feist Awarded JHU DELTA Grant

Scott Metcalfe

Director of Recording Arts Scott Metcalfe and IT Director Theron Feist have been awarded funding from the Johns Hopkins Digital Education and Learning Technology Acceleration grant program. Their project, High-Fidelity, Low-Latency, Networked Collaboration for Applied Music and Dance Education, will explore and expand the use of low-latency collaboration tools for teaching applied music and dance. […]

Sarah Hoover Publishes “Music As Care”

Sarah Hoover

Sarah Hoover (DMA ‘08, Voice), Associate Dean for Innovation, Interdisciplinary Partnerships and Community Initiatives, publishes her first book Music As Care: Artistry in the Hospital Environment on May 3, 2021.

Joe Montcalmo Presents Rethinking Engagement at Curtis Institute

Joe Montcalmo

Joseph Montcalmo, Peabody’s Director of Academic Technology and Instructional Design, was invited to present at the Curtis Institute’s faculty in-service day on January 15, 2021. The hour-long professional development session, titled Rethinking Engagement, provided an overview of teaching using Zoom videoconferencing, how to design engaging assignments, and best practices for balancing synchronous and asynchronous teaching […]

Commendations from Johns Hopkins Board of Trustees

The Johns Hopkins Board of Trustees is formally recognizing employees across the University for their work in response to COVID-19, and has sent notes of commendation to three teams at Peabody whose work was central to the Institute’s successful transition to remote operations. The Information Technology department, led by Theron Feist, and the Academic Technology and Instructional […]

Renée Kelsey Featured in Article

Piano technician Renée Kelsey was featured in an article on Piano Buyer about how she came to be a piano technician and the success she has found in the career.