First University-Wide Women's Forum Attracts Alumni, Students and Faculty
May 9, 2018
More than 500 alumni, students and faculty gather for the first university-wide Women’s Forum, where participants share their experience and expertise in leadership, entrepreneurship, law, social justice and the sciences.
Four Graduates Win Prestigious Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowships
May 8, 2018
Georgetown alumnae Anastasia Burnett (C’15), Stephanie Arzate (SFS’15), Yassitoungou Tamdji (SFS’11) and Anna Jozwik (G’17) are among 30 graduates nationwide selected for the highly competitive Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship.
Georgetown Selected as New Academic Home of National Urban Fellows
May 7, 2018
An organization that has helped professionals of diverse backgrounds, those of color and women become leaders in the public and nonprofit sectors is making Georgetown's McCourt School of Public Policy its new academic home.
Georgetown Qatar Seniors Reflect on Four Years of Learning, In and Out of Classroom
May 7, 2018
Four Georgetown University in Qatar students from the Class of 2018 reflect on their journeys toward achieving their undergraduate degrees before the university's May 3 commencement ceremony in Doha, Qatar.
Georgetown Announces 2018 Commencement Speakers
May 4, 2018
Secretary-General of the United Nations António Guterres, Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-District of Columbia) and former MIT president Susan Hockfield (G’79) are among those scheduled to speak at the university’s 2018 Commencement ceremonies May 17-20.
'Meditations on the Life of Christ’ Book by Georgetown Professor Receives MLA Award
May 2, 2018
The Modern Language Association honors English and medieval studies professor Sarah McNamer with an award for her latest book, Meditations on the Life of Christ: The Short Italian Text.
Madeleine Albright: Georgetown’s Treasured Professor Active as Ever
May 1, 2018
“I was in Madeleine Albright’s class,” is the single most common response given when School of Foreign Service alumni around the world are asked what they remember most about SFS.
Event Celebrating LGBTQ Graduates Marks 10th Anniversary
April 27, 2018
Georgetown celebrates its 10th Lavender Graduation, which recognizes LGBTQ students who will graduate next month at Commencement 2018.
Reimagining Georgetown’s Sustainable Future Includes ‘Doing More Good’
April 26, 2018
During strategic planning sessions in advance of Earth Day, faculty, university community members, students, and sustainability experts explore ways to deepen alignment between Georgetown’s sustainability efforts, its core mission and Jesuit tradition, and Pope Francis’ encyclical, Laudato Si.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Inaugurates Lecture Series Named in Her Honor
April 26, 2018
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg inaugurates a new lecture series named in her honor by participating in a conversation talk with two Georgetown Law faculty members who are Ginsburg's authorized biographers.