Students Save Lives With Award-Winning Campus Emergency Response Care Service
February 27, 2019
The Georgetown Emergency Response Medical Service (GERMS) is one of the first and largest all-volunteer, award-winning student-run university emergency ambulance services in the country.
Paul F. Pelosi Public Service Scholars Program Supports SFS Students Exploring Careers in Public Service
January 10, 2019
An existing program for aspiring public servants has a boost and a new name thanks to the leadership and personal generosity of Paul (SFS’62) and Nancy Pelosi.
Study: Obese Mice Lose A Third of Their Fat Using Natural Protein
December 20, 2018
A study led by Georgetown researchers finds that forced expression of a protein previously investigated for its possible role in cancer showed a significant reduction of fat mass in a laboratory strain of obese mice, despite a genetic predisposition to eat all the time.
Internationally Renowned Georgetown Cancer Epidemiologist Named Washingtonian of the Year
December 19, 2018
Lucile Adams-Campbell, associate director for minority health and health disparities research at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, has been named a 2018 Washingtonian of the Year by Washingtonian magazine.
Students Win Awards for Living Out Jesuit Values In, Out of Classroom
December 18, 2018
Two Georgetown seniors in the College win awards for exemplifying the value of a liberal arts education in the Jesuit tradition.
McCourt's Institute of Politics and Public Service Names Spring Fellows Class
December 14, 2018
The GU Politics Fellows spring class includes a current Republican Congress member, a former Obama administration political advisor, a former Senate Republican communications staff director, an executive director of the 2018 Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and a Washington Post opinion writer.
Georgetown Hoya Student-Athletes Mark Banner Season for New Records, Milestones
December 14, 2018
Georgetown’s nearly 700 student-athletes, who play a total of 29 sports, have the best fall season in recent history with each sport hitting significant milestones and setting new records.
Global Health Senior Researches Early Childhood Development Services in Australia
December 13, 2018
Michaela Hitchner (NHS’19) recently returned from her semester-long research practicum in Australia, where she executed her own qualitative study on early childhood development services available at the Townsville Aboriginal and Islander Health Service.
Georgetown Lombardi Director Receives High Distinction as Academic Inventor
December 11, 2018
Dr. Louis Weiner, director of the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, is among the National Academy of Inventors' 2018 class of fellows selected for one of the “highest" professional distinctions for academic inventors demonstrating "a prolific spirit of innovation."
Results Are In: ‘Campaigning for Office' Course a Success Among Law Students
December 10, 2018
Georgetown Law professors Alicia Plerhoples and Zakiya Thomas teach Campaigning for Public Office, a nonpartisan simulation course that takes students through developing a brand, building a base, fundraising, ethics, developing a five- to 10-year plan and more.