Doctoral Candidate, Veteran, Honored by National Science Foundation
November 5, 2014
Amy Battocletti, a second-year Ph.D. candidate in Georgetown's biology department and a former U.S. Navy aerographer's mate, is one of 11 veterans honored by the NSF in a ceremony today.
New Georgetown Course Looks at Washington, D.C.
November 4, 2014
Washington Confidential, a new Georgetown course, explores how District of Columbia politics is depicted in novels, journalism and film.
Report: Pros and Cons of Screen Time For Children Under Age 3
November 3, 2014
Rachel Barr, associate professor of psychology in Georgetown College, teams up with a national nonprofit to provide research-based guidelines to help parents navigate the world of digital devices and the role the gadgets play in the lives of their infants and toddlers.
Clinton: More Women Working Equals Faster Economic Recovery
October 30, 2014
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks about the power of women’s economic participation during the relaunch of the International Council on Women’s Business Leadership at Georgetown.
Once Homeless, Student Now Advocates for Youth in Same Situation
October 29, 2014
Government major Jimmy Ramirez (C'15) shares his story of growing up homeless in California and works to humanize the issue for all homeless youth.
UVA President Says 'Disruptive' Technology Spurs Higher Education Innovation
October 28, 2014
University of Virginia President Teresa Sullivan said modern technology can provide the 'building blocks' for the future of higher education during the latest Designing the Future(s) of the University speakers series event yesterday.
EPA Head: Climate Change Fight Needs Innovation to Save Economy
October 24, 2014
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy said the United States must utilize innovation to overcome the challenges presented by climate change at today's McCourt School of Public Policy LEAD Conference.
Georgetown Remembers Revered SFS Dean Carol Lancaster
October 22, 2014
The university remembers Carol Lancaster, the former School of Foreign Service dean, who died today and was near and dear to the hearts of countless Georgetown students, faculty, alumni and staff.
Faculty Receive Prestigious Medals as Presidential Fellows at Convocation
October 15, 2014
Georgetown recognizes the teaching and scholarship of three distinguished professors representing the fields of history, law and medicine as well as the tenure achievements of 22 faculty members during Fall Faculty Convocation.
Nigerian Author Adichie Talks About African Issues, Literature
October 10, 2014
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, award-winning author of Purple Hibiscus, Half of a Yellow Sun and Americanah, discussed her career during a talk at Georgetown today.