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.
Students Work to Shape Innovative Sustainability Solutions for Georgetown
September 15, 2015
Students and faculty and staff advisors explore how to make the Georgetown campus more sustainable during an all-day workshop sponsored by the university’s student association, the Beeck Center for Social Impact and Innovation, and the Office of Sustainability.
Papal Visit Spurs Georgetown Events, Scholarly Commentary
September 1, 2015
Georgetown marks the first visit of Pope Francis to the United States with activities and events while scholars share their expertise on the pontiff, his visit and the future of the papacy.
Georgetown Engages Renowned Sustainability Expert to Help Set Goals
August 20, 2015
Architect and sustainable development pioneer Bill McDonough led a workshop at Georgetown this week, urging community members to embrace creative sustainability efforts in keeping with the university’s Catholic and Jesuit traditions.
University’s Beeck Center Helps White House Raise Funds for Clean Energy
July 7, 2015
Georgetown’s Beeck Center for Social Impact and Innovation recently helped the White House and the Department of Energy (DOE) raise $4 billion that will be invested directly into clean energy solutions and companies.
EPA’s Gina McCarthy Participates in Georgetown Encyclical Panel
July 2, 2015
EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy will participate in a conversation on “Pope Francis’ Encyclical on the Environment: A Dialogue on its Moral and Policy Challenges” on July 1 at Georgetown.