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.
Pope's Encyclical on the Environment
June 17, 2015
Georgetown scholars reflect on the release of Pope Francis' encyclical on climate change and the environment.
Sustainability and Georgetown
Georgetown addresses critical sustainability challenges in our local and global communities through approaches reflecting its Jesuit heritage, core mission of research and education and its commitment to justice and the common good.