john hopkins vs johns hopkins : Common Errors in English

About john hopkins vs johns hopkins

The famous university and hospital named Johns Hopkins derives its peculiar name from its founder. “Johns” was his great-grandmother’s maiden name. It is an error to call these institutions “John Hopkins.”

johns hopkins Meaning(s)

  • (n) United States financier and philanthropist who left money to found the university and hospital that bear his name in Baltimore (1795-1873)
  • (n) a university in Baltimore

john hopkins in News


    JOHN HOPKINS/STAFF RELAY TEAM: One dozen runners from Niagara County started a 193-mile relay race along the Ontario shore of Lake Ontario on Friday morning. They will cross the finish line this afternoon in Niagara Falls, Ontario.
    on June 15, 2013 Source: Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

johns hopkins in News

  1. Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Enrolling Students to MPH Degree Program in India

    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, in cooperation with the Indian Institute of Health Management Research (IIHMR), will be enrolling students to its Master of Public Health (MPH) degree program in Jaipur, India, beginning in fall 2013.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Newswise

  2. Johns Hopkins adds Ohio State, Villanova to 2014 men's lacrosse schedule

    In a move to strengthen its schedule, Johns Hopkins announced Wednesday that it had added Ohio State and Villanova to next year’s slate.        
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Baltimore Sun

  3. Florida Hospital, Johns Hopkins team up for kids' heart unit

    Johns Hopkins, the world-renowned hospital and medical school based in Baltimore, added its brand and heart-surgery expertise to Florida Hospital for Children, officials announced today.        
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Orlando Sentinel

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