Journalists Explore Impact of Anger, Trust and Faith in 2016 Election
September 14, 2016
Journalists who cover religion and politics for PBS, The Atlantic, The Wall Street Journal and other media gather at Georgetown to talk about how anger, trust and faith factor into the 2016 presidential election.
First Ever Go-Go Musical Part of 2016-2017 Performing Arts Season
September 12, 2016
The first-ever go-go musical and a tribute to a lesser known African American composer are only two of the events created by the Department of Performing Arts to engage with the university campus and the Washington, D.C. community.
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg Addresses Incoming Law Students
September 9, 2016
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg talks to Georgetown's incoming class of more than 300 J.D. and LL.M. students about her career advocating for gender equality and the importance of pursuing passions.
New Program Gives Undergrads Genetic Research Experience in Israel
September 7, 2016
Undergraduates in the School of Nursing & Health Studies spend six weeks in Tel Aviv through a new program that focuses on intensive research in genetics, health and society in Israel.
Georgetown to Host Interview Series on Obama Presidency
September 6, 2016
National Security Advisor Susan Rice and Attorney General Loretta Lynch are among those participating in "The Exit Interview" series hosted by the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service (GU Politics) at the McCourt School of Public Policy
Needs of Formerly Incarcerated Women Focus of D.C. Re-Entry Conference
September 6, 2016
Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-District of Columbia) and other city officials gather for a daylong conference at Georgetown's School of Continuing Studies to address the needs of formerly incarcerated women re-entering society.
Infectious Disease Director Talks About Rise in U.S. Zika Cases
September 2, 2016
Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, talks at Georgetown's Law Center about the concerns over increasing Zika cases in the United States.
Georgetown Shares Slavery, Memory, and Reconciliation Report, Racial Justice Steps
September 1, 2016
Georgetown University President John J. DeGioia announces next steps in the university’s ongoing process to acknowledge and respond to its historical ties to the institution of slavery.
Violence Against Women in India Focus of Alumna’s Fulbright Research
August 31, 2016
Chandini Jha (C’16), a recent graduate, will spend the next year researching ways to combat violence against women in India as one of 43 Georgetown student and alumni Fulbright Scholars.
Library of Congress Event to Feature Italian Professor's New Novel
August 30, 2016
Italian professor Laura Benedetti will converse with her former student, Washington Post reporter Emily Langer (C'06), at the Library of Congress Sept. 1 on the faculty member's new novel, Un Paese Di Carta.