Events

August 22 - 28, 2017

Tuesday, August 22

International Graduate Orientation (IGO)

International Graduate Orientation (IGO) 9am

Orientation events for graduate students include required immigration and compliance and cultural adjustment sessions, employment guidelines, Welcome...

Georgetown University  
Project Management (Managers)  2 Days August 22nd & 23rd

Project Management (Managers) 2 Days August... 9am

This is a 2 day workshop, August 22, and August 23, 2017. 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM each day Project Management is more than just scheduling and organizing. It's...

Healey Family Student Center  
Project Management (Mgrs.)

Project Management (Mgrs.) 9am

Description This is a 2 Day workshop Project Management is more than just scheduling and organizing. It's managing scope, risks, stakeholders, resources...

Healey Family Student Center, Herman Room  
Dissertation Defense: Nicholas Boylston

Dissertation Defense: Nicholas Boylston 10am

Candidate Name: Nicholas Boylston Major: Theological and Religious Studies Advisor: Paul Heck, Ph.D. WRITING THE KALEIDOSCOPE OF REALITY, THE SIGNIFICANCE...

New North, 107  
Preparing for the Upgrade to Echo360 Cloud

Preparing for the Upgrade to Echo360 Cloud 11am

In August, University Information Services (UIS) will be upgrading the university’s lecture capture service to a new version, Echo360 Cloud. This webinar...

 
Dissertation Defense: Isabelle Kaplan

Dissertation Defense: Isabelle Kaplan 11:30am

Candidate NameL: Isabelle Kaplan Major: History Adviser: Michael David-Fox, Ph.D. Title: THE ART OF NATION-BUILDING: NATIONAL CULTURE AND SOVIET POLITICS...

Edward B. Bunn, S.J. Intercultural Center, 662  
Creating Quizzes with Formative Feedback

Creating Quizzes with Formative Feedback 12pm

* Designing self-study quizzes with multiple-choice questions and various types of answer feedback using Canvas (with its built-in quiz creation feature) and...

 
ITDD Workshops: Creating Quizzes with Formative Feedback

ITDD Workshops: Creating Quizzes with Formative... 12pm

The Instructional Technology Design & Development (ITDD) division of Dahlgren Memorial Library invites you to two workshops on designing online content for...

Instructional Technology Lab (ITL) on the lower level of Dahlgren Memorial Library in the Preclinical Science Building at Georgetown University Medical Center  

Wednesday, August 23

CNDLS Canvas Days

CNDLS Canvas Days

The Center for New Designs in Learning & Scholarship (CNDLS) and University Information Services (UIS) invite you to Canvas Days, August 23 and 24, an...

 
Dissertation Defense: Carrie Leonard

Dissertation Defense: Carrie Leonard 11am

Candidate Name: Carrie Leonard Major: Neuroscience Advisor: Maria Donoghue, Ph.D. Title: Distinct Roles for EphA7 Isoforms in Cortical Dendritic...

Medical and Dental Building, SW 107  
Dissertation Defense: Nicholas Rosa

Dissertation Defense: Nicholas Rosa 12pm

Candidate Name: Nicholas Rosa Major: Chemistry Advisor: Sarah Stoll, Ph.D. Title: SYNTHESIS AND PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF EUROPIUM CHALCOGENIDE...

Reiss Science Building, 238  
PhD in Government Info Session

PhD in Government Info Session 2pm

The on-campus information session consists of a presentation and question and answer period. This is a great opportunity to see the university, learn more...

Edward B. Bunn, S.J. Intercultural Center, ICC 662  

Thursday, August 24

CNDLS Canvas Days

CNDLS Canvas Days

The Center for New Designs in Learning & Scholarship (CNDLS) and University Information Services (UIS) invite you to Canvas Days, August 23 and 24, an...

 
DEADLINE DAY FOR 9/14 GHUCCTS IRB COMMITTEE MEETING

DEADLINE DAY FOR 9/14 GHUCCTS IRB COMMITTEE...

All submissions must be submitted by 8/24/2017 to be accepted for review at the 9/14/2017 meeting.

 
Dissertation Defense: Valerie Darcey

Dissertation Defense: Valerie Darcey 10am

Candidate Name: Valerie Darcey Major: Neuroscience Advisor: John W. VanMeter, Ph.D. Title: Investigating the Relationship Between Long Chain Omega-3 Fatty...

Medical and Dental Building, SW 107  
I-NSO Ambassador Training

I-NSO Ambassador Training 12pm

Lunch and training workshop- For I-NSO Ambassadors Only

Car Barn, 230  
Dissertation Defense: Susette Ingram

Dissertation Defense: Susette Ingram 1pm

Candidate Name: Susette Ingram Major: Chemistry Advisor: Sarah L. Stoll, Ph.D. Title: SYNTHETIC APPROACHES TO METAL CHALCOGENIDE NANOSTRUCTURES Both...

Regents Hall, 451  
Georgetown University Bereavement Support Group

Georgetown University Bereavement Support Group 1pm

All members of our community experience life changes, often very unexpectedly, some very unhappy and coinciding with other major changes like starting your...

Makom Gathering Space in Leavey Conference Center, North Hallway down from Cosi and Starbucks  

Friday, August 25

International New Student Orientation (I-NSO)

International New Student Orientation (I-NSO)

Orientation events for undergraduate, OGE exchange, SFS-Q and transfer student include required immigration and cultural adjustment sessions, Welcome...

Georgetown University  
KL2 Junior Faculty Scholars Program Online Informational Sessions

KL2 Junior Faculty Scholars Program Online... 11am

Online Informational Sessions to discuss the Georgetown- Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences applications for the KL2 Junior...

 
Zoom Training Webinar

Zoom Training Webinar 12:30pm

This workshop is offered online only. The workshop offers faculty and staff the opportunity to gain a working knowledge of web conferencing with Zoom at...

 
Systematic Review & Meta Analyses: Procedures and Statistical Techniques

Systematic Review & Meta Analyses:... 1pm

The lecture will provide a broad overview of the procedures and methods for the conduct of meta-analyses. OBJECTIVES Understand the meaning and primary...

Howard University Hospital, 4-WEST, Clinical Research Unit, Room 100  
Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis: Procedures and Statistical Techniques

Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis: Procedures... 1pm

The lecture will provide a broad overview of the procedures and methos for the conduct of meta-analyses. The seminar is FREE and open to all! Light lunch...

Howard University Hospital, Room 100  
Canvas Training Webinar: Building Your Course

Canvas Training Webinar: Building Your Course 2pm

This workshop is offered online only, as a webinar. Canvas is Georgetown's new learning management system, available now for all Georgetown Faculty....

 
Soulcycle NYC

Soulcycle NYC 6:30pm

 

Saturday, August 26

NSO Chaplains' Tea

NSO Chaplains' Tea 9am

Students, parents and families are invited to meet Georgetown's chaplains for a reception and conversation during New Student Orientation. All are welcome!

Dahlgren Quad  
On-Campus Information Session

On-Campus Information Session 10am

The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences is hosting an on-campus information session on Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. The session will...

Car Barn, 427  
Sacred Space Tour

Sacred Space Tour 11am

Students, parents and families are invited to tour the sacred spaces on campus during New Student Orientation. This tour will be guided by the University...

Dahlgren Chapel of the Sacred Heart  
OGE's NSO Open House

OGE's NSO Open House 1pm

OGE welcomes all first year students and their families to the study abroad open house!

Car Barn 2nd Floor  

Sunday, August 27

Protestant Worship and Welcome Breakfast

Protestant Worship and Welcome Breakfast 9am

Join us for a worship experience that celebrates the vibrant and diverse Protestant community at Georgetown. We then invite you to mingle with the Protestant...

Dahlgren Chapel of the Sacred Heart  
Welcome Hindu Āratī

Welcome Hindu Āratī 9am

Hindu Life welcomes you and your families to join in a short Āratī to bless the new school year, followed by breakfast and networking with students from the...

Healey Family Student Center - Social Room  
Welcome Jewish Student Bagel Brunch

Welcome Jewish Student Bagel Brunch 9am

Please join us for this casual and scrumptious opportunity for new students and their families to meet and schmooze with new and returning Jewish students,...

Leavey Center, Makom  
Welcome Mass

Welcome Mass 9am

All are invited to attend this Catholic liturgy to welcome new students and their families.

McDonough Arena  
Welcome Muslim Student Brunch

Welcome Muslim Student Brunch 9am

New students and families are invited to this breakfast reception to meet the Muslim Life staff and returning students.

McShain Large  
New Student Convocation

New Student Convocation 12pm

Georgetown officially welcomes its first-year and transfer students during this academic ceremony.

McDonough Gymnasium  

Monday, August 28

CCT Fall 2017 Orientation

CCT Fall 2017 Orientation 8:30am

CCT welcomes new students with a full day program of orientation activities.

Healey Family Student Center, Social Room  
Power and Sample Size for Multilevel and Longitudinal Study Designs

Power and Sample Size for Multilevel and... 9am

The Georgetown-Howard University's Center for Clinical and Translational Science is delighted to sponsor and support a 3-day power and sample size workshop. ...

Louis Stokes Health Science Library, Room 138  
Power and Sample Size for Multilevel and Longitudinal Study Designs

Power and Sample Size for Multilevel and... 9am

The Georgetown-Howard University's Center for Clinical and Translational Science is delighted to sponsor and support a 3-day power and sample size workshop. ...

Louis Stokes Health Science Library, Room 138  
Power and Sample Size for Multilevel and Longitudinal Study Designs - A Short Course for Researchers

Power and Sample Size for Multilevel and... 9am

The Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science is delighted to sponsor and support a three-day power and sample size...

Louis Stokes Health Sciences Library, Room 138  
Fall 2017 Biomedical Orientation

Fall 2017 Biomedical Orientation 9:30am

The Biomedical Fall 2017 Orientation is mandatory for all incoming students. Please note that the Biomedical Orientation does not conflict with OGS...

Georgetown Hotel and Conference Center (part of the Leavey Center), Salon H  
Dissertation Defense: Xiaowan Zheng

Dissertation Defense: Xiaowan Zheng 10am

Candidate Name: Xiaowan Zheng Major: Physics Advisor: Edward Van Keuren, Ph.D. Title: MULTIMODAL MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGE FUSION AND FLUORESCENT...

Regents Hall, 351  
Zoom Training Webinar

Zoom Training Webinar 11:30am

This workshop is offered online only. The workshop offers faculty and staff the opportunity to gain a working knowledge of web conferencing with Zoom at...

 
Canvas Training Webinar: Building Your Course

Canvas Training Webinar: Building Your Course 12:30pm

This workshop is offered online only, as a webinar. Canvas is Georgetown's new learning management system, available now for all Georgetown Faculty....

 
Preparing for the Upgrade to Echo360 Cloud

Preparing for the Upgrade to Echo360 Cloud 4pm

In August, University Information Services (UIS) will be upgrading the university’s lecture capture service to a new version, Echo360 Cloud. This webinar...

 
SCS Military-Connect Student Open House

SCS Military-Connect Student Open House 4:30pm

Georgetown University’s Veterans Office would like to welcome all incoming and returning Military Hoyas, including service members, veterans, military...

School of Continuing Studies, Overlook (one floor up from Main Entrance)  

August 22 - 28, 2017