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2013 News Archive

  • Georgetown Gives Honorary Degree to Former Ambassador Moses

    January 15, 2013

    Former United States Ambassador to Romania Alfred H. Moses (L’56) received an honorary degree from Georgetown Monday for his work as a diplomat, public servant and attorney.

  • Kaya Henderson poses in front of the United States flag and the District of Columbia flag

    DC Schools Chancellor, Georgetown Offer Executive Leadership Program to Principals

    January 14, 2013

    The university and District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) Chancellor Kaya Henderson (SFS’92, G’07) will announce tomorrow that 25 principals in the city will soon begin a tailored version of Georgetown’s Executive Master’s in Leadership (EML) program.

  • Lisa Brown smile at the camera for a headshot.

    Senior White House Leader to Join Georgetown as General Counsel

    January 11, 2013

    A senior U. S. government leader for nearly two decades who performed top roles in two administrations and served as partner at a major Washington law firm will leave federal service to join Georgetown as its new vice president and general counsel.

  • Chuck Hagel

    Georgetown's Chuck Hagel Nominated for Defense Secretary

    January 8, 2013

    Former Sen. Chuck Hagel (R-Neb.), a Distinguished Professor in the Practice of National Governance at Georgetown’s School of Foreign Service (SFS) since 2009, has been nominated by President Obama to serve as the 24th United States Secretary of Defense.

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    New Universitywide Master's in Global Health Offered This Fall

    January 8, 2013

    Georgetown will offer a new multidisciplinary Master of Science in Global Health (MSGH) this fall that features a strong focus on applied social sector research in developing countries.

  • Armond Esmaili

    Georgetown Medical Student Hopes to Help Others, Study Health Systems

    January 4, 2013

    Armond Esmaili (NHS’11, M’15) first became inspired to pursue a career in medicine in high school after his mother was diagnosed with a rare autoimmune disorder.

  • 2013 John Carroll Award Biographies

    The John Carroll Award is named for Archbishop John Carroll, the first Catholic bishop in North America and founder of Georgetown University. Established in 1951, this award is conferred upon alumni whose achievements and record of service exemplify the ideals and traditions of Georgetown and its founder.