International Health Senior Conducts Research in Ghana
September 28, 2016
International health major Jack Sardinia (NHS’17) spends the fall semester researching the impact of socioeconomic factors and technology on health as he works in a research clinic in rural Ghana.
Physics Professor Joins Research Team for Major 3D Printing Project
September 26, 2016
Physics professor Peter Olmsted and a team of researchers led by Johns Hopkins University and the National Institute of Standards and Technology receive $1.6 million to fund a major research project to study the properties of polymers used in 3D printing.
Georgetown's Disability Studies Cluster Spans Disciplines
September 20, 2016
The Georgetown University Disabilities Studies Course Cluster critically analyzes the concept of disability across different cultures, time periods and academic disciplines.
University Begins Series on Condition of African American D.C. Residents
September 16, 2016
An event yesterday in the Wilson building brought together key stakeholders from District health agencies, the District of Columbia City Council, community health providers and health care professionals, is the first of a Georgetown series called The State of African Americans in DC.
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.
‘Facebook’ for Early Modern Lit Finds Relationships Among Authors
August 29, 2016
Six Degrees of Francis Bacon, a kind of Facebook mapping the British early modern social network, is the brainchild of Georgetown English professor Daniel Shore and scholars at Carnegie Mellon University.
NEH Funds Professor’s Book Project on Anti-Racist Anthropologist
August 29, 2016
Charles King, a professor at Georgetown’s School of Foreign Service and chair of the Department of Government, receives an NEH grant for a book project on the work of a group of early 20th-century social scientists and their fight against racism and other forms of prejudice.
University to Help Strengthen Paraguay’s Higher Ed Sector
August 25, 2016
Georgetown’s Center for Intercultural Education and Development (CIED) teams up with the Graduate School to implement a program designed to strengthen Paraguay’s higher education sector.
Prestigious Journal Picks Georgetown Doctor's Work as Landmark Study
August 24, 2016
Cancer Research picked an article by Georgetown's Dr. Todd Waldman as one of its “landmark” studies in the journal's 75th-anniversary edition.
Georgetown Professor Looks at 40 Years of Studying Terrorism
August 9, 2016
Professor and director of Georgetown's Center for Security Studies Bruce Hoffman talks about terrorism, security studies, and the future of Georgetown's security studies program.