hopkins hopkins  /ˈhɑp kɪnz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) United States educator and theologian (1802-1887)
  2. (n) United States financier and philanthropist who left money to found the university and hospital that bear his name in Baltimore (1795-1873)
  3. (n) English poet (1844-1889)
  4. (n) English biochemist who did pioneering work that led to the discovery of vitamins (1861-1947)
  5. (n) Welsh film actor (born in 1937)

News

  1. Hopkins students invent stealth breast pump

    Two Johns Hopkins doctoral students won third place in a national biomedical engineering contest for their invention: a quiet, hands-free and discreet breast pump.        
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Baltimore Sun

  2. Hopkins County Humane Society adopts new feral cat program

    Humane Society Officials in Hopkins County are re-releasing feral cats. It's a move to actually reduce the number of strays. The Hopkins County Humane Society recently adopted a new program to help control
    on June 21, 2013     Source: 14 WFIE Evansville

  3. Hopkins catching on quickly

    Hopkins made his presence known immediately.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Anderson Independent-Mail

Quotes

  1. "When Joe fought in Vegas (against Bernard Hopkins), I ran into a lot of people who weren't happy with the arrangements and the way they had to go through all the stops to get there," Jones told BBC Sport Wales. "So I wanted to make it easier...
    on Jul 12, 2008 By: Roy Jones Source: WalesOnline

  2. "Two days later, I got a call about his stroke. My wife and I flew to Johns Hopkins Hospital immediately," Douglas said. "He was in a coma. I held his hand and talked to him. Maybe he heard me. My only consolation is that he did not suffer."
    on Apr 26, 2007 By: Kirk Douglas Source: New York Daily News

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