Events

September 21 - 27, 2018

Friday, September 21

Coffee and Conversation with Dean Norberto Grzywacz

Chat with the Dean of the Graduate School over coffee.

Amos Beimel (Ben-Gurion University)

Secret-Sharing Schemes and Conditional Disclosure of Secrets A secret-sharing scheme is an algorithm in which a dealer distributes shares to parties such...

DC Jazz, Dignity, and Human Rights

Join the Library Associates on Friday, September 21 for a special program entitled DC Jazz, Dignity and Human Rights. In partnership with the Department of...

Global Social Justice Summer Research Symposium

Attend the annual Global Social Justice Summer Research Symposium hosted by the Center for Social Justice and featuring summer social justice-based research...

Instructional Continuity Tools Webinar

Open to all Georgetown faculty and staff, these online sessions will cover how to use lecture capture, web conferencing, and other available tools for...

Friday Music Series: Pepe Gonzalez and Imani

FRIDAY MUSIC SERIES Co-presented with the GU Library Associates and the Special Collections Research Center These local jazz legends open the series, with a...

Interviewing Well

This workshop will cover the basics of interview preparation, including practicing sample questions and learning strategies for polishing your responses.

Experiential Education Expo hosted by Center for Social Justice

Attend the Experiential Education Expo poster session hosted by the Center for Social Justice to hear about the community and social justice based...

From Civil Rights to Black Lives Matter: The Struggle for Black Dignity in the Age of Trump

Robert M. Groves, Provost William M. Treanor, Executive Vice President and Dean of the Law Center, and Edward B. Healton, Executive Vice President for Health...

BIOLOGY GRADUATE STUDENT SEMINAR SERIES

Weekly Graduate Student Seminars (WIPS) and Graduate Development Workshop. Please join the Department of Biology on Friday, September 21, 2018, at 3:30 pm...

Coffee & Conversation with the Grad Dean

Graduate students are invited to drop by for an open hour of coffee (and tea), snacks, and friendly chat with the Dean of the Graduate School. Join us most...

Linguistics Speaker Series: Omri Abend

UCCA: A computational approach to cross-linguistic semantic representation Analyzing large volumes of text in various languages and mapping them into a...

Physics Department Picnic

Physics majors, minors, graduate students, staff, and faculty are invited to the annual fall picnic. In case of rain, the rain the picnic will be held on...

Truth or Fiction? How to Tell the Story of Slavery in Eighteenth-Century Britain

A Presentation by Simon Newman

4pm
Svanda Theatre: "Protest" and "The Debt"

Friday, September 21 at 8 p.m. Saturday, September 22 at 4 p.m. (talkback following) Two one-act plays: Protest By Václav Havel Translated from Czech by...

DC Jazz, Dignity, and Human Rights

Join the Library Associates on Friday, September 21 for a special program entitled DC Jazz, Dignity and Human Rights. In partnership with the Department of...

Saturday, September 22

Svanda Theatre: "Protest" and "The Debt"

Friday, September 21 at 8 p.m. Saturday, September 22 at 4 p.m. (talkback following) Two one-act plays: Protest By Václav Havel Translated from Czech by...

Svanda Theatre: "Pankrác '45"

Saturday, September 22 at 8 p.m. (talkback to follow) Sunday, September 23 at 2 p.m. Pankrác '45 By Martina Kinská Translated from Czech by Barbara...

Sunday, September 23

Svanda Theatre: "Pankrác '45"

Saturday, September 22 at 8 p.m. (talkback to follow) Sunday, September 23 at 2 p.m. Pankrác '45 By Martina Kinská Translated from Czech by Barbara...

Monday, September 24

Career Exploration Seminar for Freshmen

Start your career planning in community with other Freshmen. You’ll walk away with a better sense of the importance of story, skills and strategy in your...

Tony Blair Institute for Global Change Information Session

We work with governments and leaders of fragile, developing and emerging states to enhance their effectiveness. We are focused on helping governments and...

(Free) Biostatistics & Bioinformatics Consultation Services

COMPLIMENTARY (FREE) Statistical, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Consultation Services offered by the Department of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, and...

Dissertation Defense: Young-A Son

Candidate Name: Young-A Son Major: Linguistics Advisor: Lourdes Ortega, Ph.D. Title: Measuring Heritage Language Learners’ Proficiency for Research...

Tras la Perla

Tras La Perla CARLOS VIVES' SOCIAL IMPACT PROJECT Carlos Vives is a Grammy Award winning-Colombian singer and composer, best known for his fusion of pop...

Tuesday, September 25

Canvas Open Office Hours

Open to all Georgetown faculty and staff, these open office hours give you the opportunity to ask your Canvas questions in-person. There is no need to...

Career Exploration Seminar for Freshmen

Start your career planning in community with other Freshmen. You’ll walk away with a better sense of the importance of story, skills and strategy in your...

Canvas Migration Support

Do you need help moving from Blackboard to Canvas? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online sessions provide guidance for migrating...

Career Chat with Developing Radio Partners & EMPEA

Join GU Law Alumna Ann Marie Plubell for a career chat to discuss her diverse professional experiences. Ann Marie is currently the Chairwoman of the...

Latin America's "Pink Tide" Governments and Recent Conservative Inroads

Tuesday, September 25 join CLAS for in insightful discussion on current political trends led by one of the most preeminent Latin Americanists in our...

Hora del Café: Spanish Coffee Hour

Come practice your Spanish w/ other students and faculty at the weekly Spanish coffee hour.

NSF Grant-writing Workshop Fall Series

Part 1: Overview of the grant-writing process for GRFP applicants

Russian Conversation Hour

Russian conversation hour for those learning the language.

Chaplains' Tea

Join the Campus Ministry Chaplains and staff for tea, snacks, and conversation.

Careers in Humanitarian Aid Coffee Chat

Are you considering a career in humanitarian aid? Come to this informal coffee chat where Father Ryscavage, a Jesuit priest on campus, will share insights...

Prayer for Peace & Justice

Following Chaplains' Tea, join us for an interfaith prayer for Peace and Justice. Prayer is led by a different member of our staff each week.

The Aspen Institute Information Session

The Aspen Institute is an educational and policy studies organization based in Washington, DC. Its mission is to foster leadership based on enduring values...

Applicant & Alumni Regional Information Sessions & Reception: Atlanta

Join McCourt representatives and alumni in your area! Each of these regional events will begin with a short Admissions information session which will run...

Admissions Information Sessions

The McCourt School holds several information sessions each fall and spring for prospective students to learn more about our programs. Our information...

Aminatta Forna in Conversation with Sharon Gelman

Aminatta Forna is Lannan Foundation Chair of Poetics and Interim Director of the Lannan Center. An award-winning author, her latest novel is Happiness...

Wednesday, September 26

Career Exploration Seminar for Sophomores

Start your career planning in community with other Sophomores. You’ll walk away with a better sense of the importance of story, skills and strategy in your...

Introduction to REDCap

REDCap is a secure web application to allow users to build and manage online surveys and databases, and to support data capture for research studies. This...

Migrate to Panopto from Echo360

Georgetown University has finalized an agreement with Panopto, a cloud-based lecture capture service, to replace services previously provided by Echo360....

Lumina Analytics Information Session

At Lumina Analytics, we believe that publicly available data can be harnessed and used in ways that are extraordinarily valuable; ways that allow us to...

Writing Effective Resumes and Cover Letters

Whether you are just starting to put a resume together, or want some help polishing your cover letters, come learn more about how to make your documents work...

Russian Conversation Hour

Russian conversation hour for those learning the language.

Aspen Institute Information Session

The Aspen Institute is an educational and policy studies organization based in Washington, DC. Its mission is to foster leadership based on enduring values...

HAPI Hour Seminar: Opioid Clinical Practice Guidelines - History, Development, and Future

The Health and the Public Interest (HAPI) Graduate Program would like to invite the GU Community and the public to the next installment of the HAPI Hour...

  Berenar Català: Catalan Coffee Hour

Come practice your Catalan w/ other students and faculty at the weekly Catalan coffee hour.

Center for Social Justice Workshop: The Danger of the Single Story

The Center for Social Justice invites you to participate in its Fall 2018 CSJ Workshops series. On Wednesday, September 26, Emily Cotton will present, "The...

Thursday, September 27

Canvas Open Office Hours

Open to all Georgetown faculty and staff, these open office hours give you the opportunity to ask your Canvas questions in-person. There is no need to...

Career Exploration Seminar for Sophomores

Start your career planning in community with other Sophomores. You’ll walk away with a better sense of the importance of story, skills and strategy in your...

CENTILE presents the IAMSE Fall 2018 Webinar Series - Evolution and Revolution in Medical Education: Technology in the 21st Century

The Fall 2018 IAMSE Webinar series explores the role of multiple technologies in supporting and guiding the evolution of 21st century medical education. This...

CNDLS Digital Learning Webinar Series: Teaching and Learning with Georgetown Domains

Georgetown Domains is more than a platform for creating online portfolios; it is an opportunity to introduce your students to meaningful, impactful,...

BIOLOGY DEPARTMENTAL SEMINAR SERIES

Weekly Departmental Seminar Series. Please join the Department of Biology on Thursday, September 27, 2018, at 12:30 pm for a talk by Dr. Amy Zanne The...

Clinical Research Network September Meeting

New Radiology Service Request Process Susan Ascher, MS, Radiology, MGUH Allie Moses, MedStar-Georgetown OnCore Trainer Box Training: Overview of features...

Knowing your Worth: Setting the Stage to Negotiate

Don’t be caught off guard when you finally receive an offer for that internship or job you worked hard to earn. The ability to communicate your value and...

Canvas Migration Support

Do you need help moving from Blackboard to Canvas? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online sessions provide guidance for migrating...

Bate-papo: Portuguese Coffee-Hour

Come practice your Portuguese w/ other students and faculty at the weekly Portuguese coffee hour.

Kehinde Ajayi, World Bank -- gui²de Seminar Series

The gui²de Seminar Series is a weekly seminar featuring guest speakers presenting cutting edge research in development economics.

German Department Kaffeestunde

Please join German exchange student Viktoria for a weekly Kaffeestunde! All levels are encouraged to come practice their German with a native speaker. Snacks...

German Department Kaffeestunde

Please join German exchange student Viktoria for a weekly Kaffeestunde! All levels are encouraged to come practice their German with a native speaker. Snacks...

U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Information Session

Join the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) for an information session to learn about the Presidential Management Fellows Program. The session will cover...

Euskeraren ordua: Basque Coffee Hour

Come practice your Basque w/ other students and faculty at the weekly Basque coffee hour.

Washington Ancient Mediterranean Seminar

Kelcy Sagstetter, Assistant Professor, Department of History, US Naval Academy, will be speaking on: "Solon of Athens: The Man, The Myth, The Tyrant?". ...

Exhibition Opening at the Maria & Alberto de la Cruz Art Gallery

Join us for the opening of the Maria & Alberto de la Cruz Art Gallery’s inaugural exhibition, Jeffrey Gibson: DON’T MAKE ME OVER. At 6:30 Gibson will...

Psychology Experience in Non-Academic Careers - Information Session

Are you a Psychology Major, worked in the Psychology Department, or maybe just always had an interest in Psychology? Are you unsure of what to do after...

September 21 - 27, 2018