‘Stubborn Trust’ Led to Paris Agreement, U.N. Climate Change Leader Says
April 8, 2016
U.N. global climate change leader Christiana Figueres receives an honorary degree from Georgetown and reflects on her role in last December’s Paris Agreement among 195 countries to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Grad Students Evaluate Policy Projects in the Dominican Republic
March 23, 2016
Students in Georgetown's McCourt School of Public Policy travel to the Dominican Republic over spring break to evaluate the effectiveness of local water and education projects.
Georgetown Receives National Award for Interior Architecture
February 2, 2016
The American Institute of Architects recognizes Georgetown with the 2016 Institute Honor Award for Interior Architecture for its School of Continuing Studies space located in downtown Washington, D.C.
Georgetown Faculty, Students Attend U.N. Climate Change Conference
December 21, 2015
A delegation to the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference included two Georgetown professors and two students, who talk here about their experience.
Faculty Members to Speak in Paris Alongside Climate Change Talks
November 30, 2015
Two Georgetown faculty members - Joanna Lewis and Vicki Arroyo – will speak in Paris alongside events of the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference. The talks began today and run through Dec. 11.
Five Things to Know About the U.N. Climate Talks
November 30, 2015
Joanna Lewis, associate professor at the School of Foreign Service, explains five things we should all know about the U.N. climate change talks beginning today in Paris.
Georgetown and State Department Co-host Religion and Climate Symposium
November 11, 2015
Faith leaders, scholars and policymakers met at Georgetown and the State Department this week to address the complex intersection of faith, science and policy surrounding global climate change.
Georgetown Co-Hosts Sec. Kerry’s Climate, Clean Energy Investment Forum
October 20, 2015
Secretary of State John Kerry and President John J. DeGioia sit down to talk about climate solutions and clean energy during a two-day conference that also features Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz.
Energy Secretary Moniz Speaks as Part of Climate Forum at Georgetown
October 19, 2015
Secretary Moniz speaks at Georgetown on the second day of Secretary of State John Kerry’s Climate and Clean Energy Investment Forum and participation by university leaders and faculty members.
Women and Climate Change Symposium, Report Calls for Inclusion
October 16, 2015
U.N. Special Envoy for Climate Change Mary Robinson joins a panel at Georgetown to talk about the important role women need to play developing plans for global climate change solutions.