Georgetown's Global Health Center Receives $3.5 Grant for Biosecurity and Pandemic Preparedness
March 23, 2017
The Open Philanthropy Project awards a $3.5 million grant to the Center for Global Health Science and Security at Georgetown University Medical Center to support research focused on improving U.S. and international biosecurity and pandemic preparedness policies.
School of Continuing Studies Offers Tuition Benefits to Federal Employees
March 21, 2017
Georgetown’s School of Continuing Studies creates an alliance with the U.S. Office of Personnel Management to provide scholarships to eligible federal employees across the country.
Panelists at Georgetown Examine Catholic Response to Refugee, Immigrant Crisis
March 21, 2017
Panelists at an event sponsored by Georgetown’s Catholic Social Thought and Public Life Initiative yesterday evoke the teachings of Jesus in discussing how to respond to the current refugee and immigrant crisis.
Medical Students Celebrate Match Day With Blue, Gray and Green
March 20, 2017
The Georgetown Class of 2017's more than 190 medical students discover, as others do across the country, where they will spend their residencies during Match Day, which this year fell on St. Patrick's Day.
Award-Winning Author Adichie Explores Faith, Feminism at Georgetown Event
March 17, 2017
Award-winning author of Americanah Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie discusses faith and feminism with Paul Elie, senior fellow at the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs, during the Faith and Culture Series at Georgetown.
Georgetown’s New Mission and Ministry VP Embraces Interreligious Dialogue
March 16, 2017
Mark Bosco, S.J., an associate professor of English and theology at Loyola University Chicago, becomes the next vice president for mission and ministry at Georgetown on August 1.
Conference Weighs Ethical Health Implications for Transnational Patients
March 15, 2017
Georgetown's Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics hosts a conference with an international team of experts to address the needs of transnational patients, in coordination with the Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science.
Students Form Investment Fund for Publicly Traded Real Estate Debt, Equity
March 14, 2017
Undergraduate students undergo a 12-week training program with alumni and secure $100,000 in seed money to form the Georgetown University Public Real Estate Fund, which will invest in publicly traded real estate debt and equity in partnership with the Steers Center for Global Real Estate in the McDonough School of Business.
GEMALaw Celebrates 10th Anniversary With Symposium
March 13, 2017
Alumni in the entertainment and media industries gather to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the law division's Georgetown Entertainment and Media Alliance, also known as GEMALaw, with a daylong symposium that included representatives from Fox Sports, the NBA, Raycom Media and more.
Professor's Book on Undocumented Children Receives Choice Award
March 10, 2017
Anthropology professor Susan Terrio receives the Choice Outstanding Academic Title distinction for her book on the plight of undocumented children in the United States who fall into temporary government custody.