Define: Intersession

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Post-break blues? Not at Hopkins! Here on the Homewood campus, Intersession is a high-anticipated period of about three weeks in January that is set aside for students to play with the boundaries defining their college experience. Some advance their studies by taking academic classes, some go abroad to expand their global consciousness, and still others spend time working on initiatives of social change and within their home surrounding Homewood: Baltimore City.

But, to many, the most exciting part about Intersession is not only the many different academic and career development opportunities, but amazing access to out-of-the-ordinary college classes like learning to play the banjo, yoga, building your own 3D printer, photography, and more.

How do the students feel about Intersession? Let’s hear it from them:

Watch this student-produced video for a closer look at what Intersession is all about.
Watch this student-produced video for a closer look at what Intersession is all about.

Whether it’s learning how to play a musical instrument, exploring the city of Baltimore in a new context, or studying the history of magic, Intersession invokes a sense of freedom and exploration for many Hopkins students.