Science Departments and NIST Establish Grant Framework
July 5, 2016
Physics professor Peter Olmsted along with other professors in the university's science departments establish a new grant framework that will allow the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to more easily collaborate with faculty in Georgetown College.
Hidden Voice Commands Could Attack Your Smartphone, Study Shows
July 1, 2016
Georgetown computer scientists have found that devices such as a smartphone can be attacked through hidden voice commands that are not understandable to humans.
In Mice: Overweight Dads' Daughters Have Higher Breast Cancer Risk
June 30, 2016
Obese male mice and normal weight female mice produce female pups that are overweight at birth through childhood and have increased rates of breast cancer, according to a new Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center study.
Rising Junior Tackles Academics as Student Athlete
June 29, 2016
Junior defensive end Elijah English (NHS’18) balances his academic pursuits in health care management and policy with being a student athlete at Georgetown.
Report Shows Huge D.C. Health Disparities, Makes Recommendations
June 28, 2016
A new Georgetown report that will be submitted to the District of Columbia Commission on African American Affairs reveals sobering statistics about health disparities in the city.
Faculty Experts, Alumni Weigh in on Impact of Brexit Vote
June 28, 2016
Georgetown's School of Foreign Service community talks about the political and economic implications of the historic vote for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union.
Summer Incubator Hosts Student and Alumni Entrepreneurs
June 27, 2016
Students and alumni spend nine weeks developing their entrepreneurial ventures during the annual StartupHoyas Summer Launch Program at Georgetown's McDonough School of Business.
Georgetown Researchers to Evaluate, Transform Education in Tanzania
June 23, 2016
Four Georgetown faculty members will help evaluate Big Results Now in Education, a multifaceted, multimillion-dollar Government of Tanzania-funded reform program to address the country’s educational crisis in primary and secondary schools.
Critical Language Scholarship Winner Studying Arabic in Jordan
June 22, 2016
Margaret Crownover (SFS’18) is one of 12 Georgetown students to receive a 2016 U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship.
Janet Reno Endowment Includes Women’s Leadership Award, Forums
June 20, 2016
Janet Reno’s legacy as America’s first female Attorney General and her advocacy for justice and equality is being honored through a new Georgetown endowment focusing on disadvantaged children, and youth and families involved in the juvenile justice, child welfare and related care systems.