February 7, 2017
Embracing its mission as a global university and upholding its Jesuit traditions, Georgetown provides resources to students and scholars affected by President Donald Trump’s Jan. 27 executive order on immigration.
February 6, 2017
Georgetown College honors three faculty members – representing the departments of history, Spanish and Portuguese, and sociology – with the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching at the annual Faculty Convocation.
February 3, 2017
Cognitive neuroscientist Chandan Vaidya uses a $2 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to determine a more personalized approach to treating children with behavior regulation problems, regardless of their psychiatric diagnoses.
February 2, 2017
SFS Senior Claire Reardon (SFS’17) combines her interest in international relations and early childhood education.
February 1, 2017
A panel of legal scholars explore what trade agreements, approaches to international alliances and the war on terror might look like under the new Trump administration during an international law conference at Georgetown.
January 31, 2017
Working with Joan Burggraf Riley, assistant dean for educational innovation at the School of Nursing & Health Studies, Christina Johnson (NHS’17) completes a community health needs assessment focused on mental health and youth in the District of Columbia.
January 30, 2017
The Georgetown Law Student Bar Association receives the top national award from the American Bar Association’s Law Student Division for creating a community of excellence, community engagement and positive images of the legal profession.
January 27, 2017
Georgetown University Medical Center researchers find that in animal studies, a synthesized steroid mirroring one made by the dogfish shark prevents buildup of a lethal protein implicated in some neurodegenerative diseases, including Parkinson's.
January 26, 2017
Two new master’s programs – one designed to give students tools to transform K-12 urban education and the other to provide key concepts in design, innovation, technology and analytics – will begin in the summer of 2017.
January 25, 2017
Georgetown bestows an honorary degree upon Lonnie Bunch, founding director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture.