New Marshall Scholar Plans to Research Brain Cancer, New Therapies
November 29, 2016
Recent Georgetown graduate Seamus Caragher (C’16) becomes Georgetown's most recent Marshall Scholar who will study for the next two years in the United Kingdom.
Recent Graduate Participates in U.N. Sports Summit
July 7, 2016
KiKe Rafiu (C'16), a graduate assistant coach for Georgetown's women’s basketball team, learns during the 2016 United Nations Sports Summit how to effectively address socioeconomic issues by engaging youth in sports.
Graduating Senior Researches Nursing Oncology
May 26, 2016
Hannah Samley (NHS’16) conducts research through her honors project that focuses on the knowledge level and perceptions of oncology nurses regarding music therapy efficacy for cancer treatment-related symptoms.
Georgetown Graduates Thousands During Commencement
May 23, 2016
The university graduates more than 6,200 students in 10 ceremonies during the 2016 Commencement Weekend, May 19-22.
Senior Helps Girls Rise Up in Nigeria Through Sports
May 19, 2016
Georgetown basketball forward Omowumi “Kike” Rafiu (C’16) uses her nonprofit in her native country of Nigeria to empower girls through sports.
Georgetown Celebrates Commencement 2016
May 17, 2016
Georgetown University celebrates the achievements of its graduates and the faculty, family and friends who support and inspire them during 2016 Commencement Weekend, May 19-22.
Senior Convocation Marks Beginning of Commencement Weekend
May 16, 2016
Nearly 1,800 graduating seniors gathered in McDonough Arena today for Senior Convocation, which kicks off Georgetown's 2016 Commencement Weekend.
MBA Student Wins International Leadership Award for Diversity Initiatives
May 11, 2016
Abby Schwartz (G'16) receives the 2016 Graduate Business Forum Responsible Leadership Award during an annual conference in Switzerland for her successful integration of diversity and inclusion initiatives as a leader in the MBA Student Government Association at Georgetown.
Senior Co-Authors Paper on Potential Cancer Treatment
May 10, 2016
Working in the lab of Ronit Yarden, a School of Nursing & Health Studies professor, Jennifer LaPier (NHS’16) co-authored a scholarly paper about the potential of a plant phytohormone to treat several types of cancer.
Georgetown Announces Speakers for 2016 Commencement
May 6, 2016
Jeh Johnson, United States Secretary of Homeland Security; explorer, storyteller and water conservation advocate Alexandra Cousteau; and USAID Administrator Gayle Smith are among those scheduled to speak at the university’s 2016 Commencement May 19-22.