Gold Star Father Khan Speaks at Law Center
October 12, 2016
Pakistani-American lawyer Khizr Khan – father of the late U.S. Army Captain Humayun Khan, who was killed in 2004 in the Iraq war – talks about the Constitution, courage and patriotism during a visit to Georgetown's Law Center.
Panel and Report Advise Next Administration on Driving Government Innovation
October 11, 2016
Public, private and nonprofit leaders explore how the next presidential administration can institutionalize innovation in federal policymaking and discuss a new Georgetown report providing a road map to accelerate the culture of innovation across government.
Psychology Professor Delivers TED Talk on Altruism
October 6, 2016
Psychology professor Abigail Marsh delivers a TED talk on the neurological basis for altruistic behavior and the motivations of people who do extremely altruistic acts.
Senior Deepens Research Experience at World Health Organization
October 5, 2016
Senior international health major Ogechi Nwodim (NHS’17) uses her clinical and public health knowledge to conduct research at the World Health Organization office in the Philippines this fall.
Professor Joins Board at National Human Genome Research Institute
October 4, 2016
Lucile Adams-Campbell, associate director of minority health and health disparities research and professor of oncology at Georgetown's Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, joins the Board of Scientific Counselors for the National Human Genome Research Institute.
SeaWorld, Humane Society CEOs Discuss Values, Importance of Dialogue
October 3, 2016
CEOs from SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment and The Humane Society of the United States talk about their partnership, the importance of dialogue and values-driven business during a discussion at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business.
Nobel Prize-Winning Science is Key to Georgetown Neurotherapeutic Research
October 3, 2016
Nobel Prize-winning science is key to research led by Georgetown's Dr. Charbel Moussa as he and his colleagues examine ways to develop therapeutics to treat neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases.
Veteran Presidential Speechwriters Share Insights on 2016 Candidates
September 30, 2016
A panel of speechwriters from Republican and Democratic campaigns and administrations discuss the rhetoric of presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business.
Resveratrol Appears to Restore Blood-Brain Barrier Integrity in Alzheimer’s Patients
September 29, 2016
Georgetown Medical Center researchers find that Resveratrol, when given to Alzheimer’s patients, appears to restore the integrity of the blood-brain barrier – reducing the neuronal inflammation that can slow cognitive decline.
International Health Senior Conducts Research in Ghana
September 28, 2016
International health major Jack Sardinia (NHS’17) spends the fall semester researching the impact of socioeconomic factors and technology on health as he works in a research clinic in rural Ghana.