GU-Q Men and Women's Basketball Teams Met with NBA Player Alonzo Mourning
August 13, 2014
I am proud to have met and practiced with a Hoya NBA star such as Alonzo Harding Mourning. Not only did he talk to us about the best four years of his life being in Georgetown, he also talked about his personal challenges during his lifetime when he had to undergo a kidney transplant and was back on the court playing within nine months.
Georgetown Women, Peace and Security Award Presented to Lady Ashton
July 1, 2014
The European Union's Lady Catherine Ashton received the 2014 Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security Global Trailblazer Award last week in Brussels.
Gifts Fund $5 Million Renovation of Special Collections Research Center
April 28, 2014
Georgetown's most valuable books, manuscripts and artwork will be moved into the state-of-the-art Suzanne Deal Booth and David G. Booth Center for Special Collections next spring, thanks to gifts from generous donors.
Alonzo Mourning Elected to National Basketball Hall of Fame
April 7, 2014
Former Georgetown University men's basketball All-American Alonzo Mourning (C'92) was one of five players, coaches and teams selected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Monday at a press conference in North Texas, the site of the 2014 NCAA Final Four.
Henry Fernandez, Wall Street Alliance Honoree 2014, Georgetown University
March 21, 2014
The 14th Annual Wall Street Alliance Scholarship Dinner was held on Thursday, February 27, 2014, at The Waldorf Astoria in New York City. It was our great pleasure to honor two very deserving Georgetown alumni this year.
University Maintains Strong Financial Aid Commitment as Tuition Increases
March 4, 2014
Georgetown will increase its financial aid by $7.9 million for the 2014-2015 academic year with $4.4 million budgeted for undergraduate need-based support, while raising undergraduate tuition by 4.3 percent.
New Social Impact and Innovation Center Fund with $10 Million Gift
February 11, 2014
Georgetown celebrates the launch of its new Beeck Center for Social Impact & Innovation with a symposium featuring key thought leaders in the social innovation industry. Watch video of the symposium.
New McCourt School of Public Policy Gets Historic Launch
October 8, 2013
Georgetown officially launches the McCourt School of Public Policy with a formal academic ceremony on the historic steps of Old North, where 14 presidents have spoken.
Georgetown University Receives $100 Million to Create New Public Policy School
September 18, 2013
Georgetown University today announced that it will make a transformational impact on the field of public policy through a gift of $100 million. The gift, from Frank H. McCourt, Jr. (C’75), is the largest in the university’s history and will endow the McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University.
Compton Presents Work, Earns Top Score at Research Event
March 8, 2013
A federally funded nurse and neuroscientist at the School of Nursing & Health Studies showcased her research March 4 at the MedStar Health Research Institute 2013 Research Symposium.