A Conversation with John Idol, CEO of Michael Kors
February 12, 2013
The event is sponsored by G.A.M.B.L.E. and is co-sponsored by the Undergraduate Program Office, McDonough Retail and Luxury Association (MRLA), the McDonough Global Student Association (MGSA), the Undergraduate Marketing Association (UMA), and the Georgetown McDonough Office of Alumni and External Relations.
Obama Appointee, Hillary Clinton Advisor to Head New Georgetown Institute
February 7, 2013
Melanne Verveer (I'66, G'69), ambassador-at-large and director of the State Department's office for Global Women's Issues, has been named executive director for the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security (GIWPS).
Former First Lady, Other Dignitaries Attend U.S.-Afghan Women’s Council
February 6, 2013
U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues Melanne Verveer (I’66, G’69), former First Lady Laura Bush and Georgetown President John J. DeGioia gather on campus with other members of the U.S.-Afghan Women’s Council for its annual meeting.
University's Peace Corps Ranking Goes Up
February 5, 2013
New Kind of Stem Cell Spurs Regenerative Medicine Research
January 30, 2013
Georgetown's Dr. Richard Schlegel and his research team create powerful stem-like cells that could one day make regenerative medicine a reality.
Georgetown Historian Wins Prestigious Latin America Book Prize
January 29, 2013
John Tutino, an associate professor in Georgetown's School of Foreign Service, receives this year's Bolton-Johnson Book Prize from the Conference on Latin American History.
Anti-human Trafficking Symposium to Include Actress, Head of ICE
January 29, 2013
Academy Award-winning actress Mira Sorvino and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director John Morton are among the keynote speakers at the "Anti-Human Trafficking Symposium: Transforming the Coalition."
Undergraduate Will Study Infectious Disease With Churchill Scholarship
January 24, 2013
Eric Mooring (C'13) is one of 14 winners nationwide to win the Churchill Scholarship to study at the University of Cambridge next year.
Professor Explores China's Surge in Green Energy
January 23, 2013
During the past decade, China has emerged as a top user of green-energy technologies despite being a latecomer to the movement, says Georgetown professor Joanna Lewis in her new book.
Dietary Glucose May Drive Tumor Growth in Animal Models
January 16, 2013
An animal study conducted by researchers at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center raises questions about the consequences of glucose on increased activity of an oncogene that drives tumor growth.