Events

April 24 - 30, 2019

Wednesday, April 24

14th Annual Women & Wine

Women & Wine brings together a community of strong and influential women for an evening of wine, networking and inspiration. The event, which features a...

Dissertation Defense: Givi Melkadze

Candidate Name: Givi Melkadze Advisor: Pedro Gete, Ph.D. Major: Economics Title: Essays on Uncertainty and Credit Market Frictions Chapter 1 studies the...

Dissertation Defense: Stephan Pikner

Candidate Name: Stephan Pikner Major: Government Advisor: Desha Girod, Ph.D. Title: Militarized Politics and Indiscriminate Counterinsurgency Why do some...

Introduction to Tableau

Learn the basics of Tableau and how to use it to create effective data visualizations for research, articles, presentations, posters, and other scholarly...

FOR WHAT IT'S WORTH: Reading with author Thorsten Nagelschmidt and translator Tim DeMarco

Join the German Department on Wednesday, April 24 at 2:00 pm for a reading and discussion with author Thorsten Nagelschmidt and translator Tim DeMarco from...

Arabic Conversation Hour

Come by to grab a cup of coffee or tea, meet some new friends, and practice your Arabic!

Russian Conversation Hour

Russian conversation hour for those learning the language. Refreshments are provided.

HAPI Hour Seminar: Medicaid and the Role of the Costs

The talk will examine the role of judicial policy in shaping Medicaid over more than 5 decades. Particular focus will be given to the current high-level...

Study Abroad 101

Study Abroad 101 will provide you with information about the Office of Global Education and study abroad at Georgetown! This session provides an overview of...

Turkey's Foundation Anthropologically Unlocked: Atatürk's History Thesis

Co-Sponsored by the Department of History and the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies Associate Professor Hans-Lukas Kieser is an historian of the late...

Thursday, April 25

Networking 101

Do you hate networking? Do you think LinkedIn is lame? Do you wonder what good an informational interview can do—or even what it is? Come spend an hour at...

Faculty and Staff Headshots

The university photographer is hosting multiple sessions this spring for faculty and staff headshots: 4/9, 4/25 and 5/21. Sessions are free for faculty and...

CNDLS Digital Learning Webinar Series: Canvas & Learning Analytics

Join CNDLS for our final Digital Learning Webinar of the spring semester, Canvas & Learning Analytics. This webinar will introduce faculty to Canvas course...

Clinical and Translational Research Informational Sessions

Participants will be given an overview of the MS-CLTR program with topics including careers in Clinical and Translational Research, the admissions process,...

Rebecca Dizon-Ross, University of Chicago Booth School of Business -- gui²de Seminar Series

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

Bate-Papo: Portuguese Coffee Hour

Looking for an informal environment to practice your Portuguese? Attend a Coffee Hour hosted by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese in ICC 4th floor!

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...

Lavender Graduation

Lavender Graduation is a special ceremony for LGBTQ and Ally undergraduate and graduate students to acknowledge their achievements, contributions, and unique...

Press Pause with Yasmin Zuch & Kelsey Lawrence

Press Pause offers space to engage contemplative practices deriving from diverse faiths, traditions, and cultures. These weekly sessions aim to provide an...

Public Opening Reception for Senior Art Majors Exhibition

Join the graduating art majors as they celebrate the public opening of their exhibition. Image by Layla Gorgoni

Regime Change in Taiwan? The Qing-Japanese Transition Viewed from the Hengchun Peninsula

It is a truism of Taiwan historiography that the Qing dynasty failed to govern the “Aborigine District” in the island’s mountainous interior. In contrast,...

Sigma Delta Pi Initiation Ceremony

Join the Department of Spanish and Portuguese for the Sigma Delta Pi initiation ceremony! Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society, is...

TBS Workshop Responsible Conduct of Research Series: Use of Human Subjects

How to Write an Effective Institutional Review Board Application Guest Speaker: Mary Young, MD Division of Infectious Diseases Georgetown University

Georgetown University Jazz Ensemble

Paul Bratcher, Music Director Soul Food Join the Georgetown University Jazz Ensemble for its spring performance featuring popular Big Band arrangements from...

Friday, April 26

BIOSTATISTICS SEMINAR SERIES

Speaker: Ming Yuan, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Statistics, Columbia University Abstract: "I see yellow; therefore, there is colocalization.” Is it...

Dissertation Defense: Montserrat Lau

Candidate Name: Montserrat Lau Major: Spanish Thesis Advisor: Barbara Mujica, Ph.D. Title: Cervantes e Historias Psicosomáticas Amatorias: Don Quijote, un...

Dissertation Defense: Kin-Ping Jeremy Wong

Candidate Name: Kin-Ping Jeremy Wong Major: Economics Advisor: John Rush, Ph.D. Title: Essays on the For-Hire Vehicle Industry In chapter 1, I present a...

SHELTER AND SHIELD: THE PERSIAN SCHINDLER, THE POLISH REFUGEES, AND THE STORY OF JEWISH AND CHRISTIAN REFUGEES IN IRAN IN WWII

The Georgetown University Persian language and Culture Program and the Jalinous Endowment for Persian Language and Culture invite you to an exclusive...

Georgetown Teletandem Initiative

Dr. Telles has been a visiting professor, workshop leader and lecturer in several universities in the Americas, Asia and Europe in the areas of CALL,...

Dissertation Defense: Md Jahurul Islam

Candidate Name: Md Jahurul Islam Major: Linguistics Advisor: Elizabeth Zsiga, Ph.D. Title: Phonetics and phonology of 'voice aspirated' stops: Evidence...

Instructional Continuity Tools Webinar

Do you want to learn how to use online Instructional Continuity tools? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online workshops will...

The 14th Semi-Annual GU-CS Graduate Research Presentation Day

Friday April 26 ; STM 326 ; (1-4 pm) 1) Hao-Ren Yao, Der-Chen Chang, Ophir Frieder, Wendy Huang, and Tian-Shyug Lee. “Graph Kernel Prediction of Drug...

Friday Music Series — Trio: Harbert, Hamley, Ashby

Prof. Ben Harbert, Chris Hamley, and Lucas Ashby adapt art music to two electric guitars and drum set, creating tapestries of interlocking patterns. McNEIR...

Dissertation Defense: Son Le

Candidae Name: Son Le Major: Economics Advisor: Axel Anderson, Ph.D. Title: Essays on Matching and Wage Inequality Recent empirical analyses emphasize...

GUPDA Postdoc Research Symposium

Join us for the 2nd Annual GUPDA Postdoc Research Symposium for Research Talks, Posters, and Reception. Find out more information on the GUPDA website or...

Biotechnology Program Open House / Info Sessions

This event is for students who are interested in learning more about our dynamic One year MS or 10-credit BioBusiness Certificate programs at Georgetown...

Hebrew Conversation Hour

Come to the ICC Mug on Fridays between 3 and 4 to get a free drink and conversation in Hebrew

Seeking Liberty after the Haitian Revolution: Local Economies and Family Strategies of Formerly-Enslaved Women in Haitian Santo Domingo, 1809-1821

A GIGH US History Workshop with Dr. Maria Cecilia Ulrickson (Morgan State) and Dr. Andrew Walker (Wesleyan University) This talk considers how Afro-descent...

Dissertation Defense: Veli Safak

Candidate Name: Veli Safak Major: Economics Advisor: Axel Z. Anderson, Ph.D. Title: Essays on Uncertainty and Credit Market Frictions This dissertation...

Liberal Education and Leadership: a Conversation

A significant event focused on the intersection between business leadership and core values inherent in a liberal education. Feautring two distinguished...

Saturday, April 27

Free Exam Week Group Fitness Classes

Try out one of our Group Fitness classes for that perfect stress reliever during exam season! All classes will be FREE for current Yates members, Saturday,...

Become a Spinning® Instructor

Get certified and inspire others! The comprehensive Spinning Instructor Certification - live training day will give you all the hands-on tools you need to...

Georgetown University Jazz Festival

Paul Bratcher, Music Director Bring a blanket and join us for a day of great music at the Georgetown University Jazz Festival. WHITE-GRAVENOR PATIO/COPLEY...

Georgetown University Schola Cantorum: Mass – with Gregorian Chant

Georgetown University Schola Cantorum Directed by Candy Bartoldus, Ph.D. Mass – with Gregorian Chant First Sunday after Easter (Saturday Vigil) Please join...

La Plaza Hoya: Fiestas de mi Pueblo (Hoya Square: Celebrations of my Town)

Ballet Folklórico Mexicano de Georgetown (student-produced event) La Plaza Hoya: Fiestas de mi Pueblo (Hoya Square: Celebrations of my Town) Directed by...

Sunday, April 28

Center for Social Justice annual Celebration

The annual Center for Social Justice Celebration takes place the last Sunday evening of the Spring semester. For the AY2018-2019, the Celebration is...

Free Exam Week Group Fitness Classes

Try out one of our Group Fitness classes for that perfect stress reliever during exam season! All classes will be FREE for current Yates members, Saturday,...

Mad Dogg Spinning® Continuing Education: High Intensity Training

Stay ahead of the pack! Boost your teaching skills while earning AFAA and CECs continuing education credits with this Spinning® workshop. High Intensity...

Georgetown University Chamber Music Ensembles Program

Spring Concert Prof. Netanel Draiblate, Director Profs. Netanel Draiblate and Grace E. Kim, Coaches

Guild of Bands

Professor David Murray, Director Spring Concert Performance featuring all of the ensembles of the Guild of Bands. Selections will include original music...

World Percussion Ensemble

(student-produced event) Professor David Murray, Director Spring Concert In an exciting program of rhythmic exploration, the World Percussion Ensemble...

Monday, April 29

Free Exam Week Group Fitness Classes

Try out one of our Group Fitness classes for that perfect stress reliever during exam season! All classes will be FREE for current Yates members, Saturday,...

DC CTSA Consortium Spring Regulatory Conference

The DC CTSA Consortium, a partnership between the Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science (GHUCCTS) and the Clinical and...

Dissertation Defense: Todd McKay

Candidate Name: Todd McKay Major: Linguistics Advisor: Jeff Connor-Linton, Ph.D. Title: More on the Validity and Reliability of C-Test Scores: A...

Red Cross Adult First Aid/CPR/AED Certification

Gain the skills and confidence necessary to perform life-saving procedures when they're needed most! Participants who successfully complete this course will...

Euskeraren Ordua: Basque Coffee Hour

Looking for an informal environment to practice your Basque? Attend a Coffee Hour hosted by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese in ICC 4th floor!

FREE BIOSTATISTICS AND BIOINFORMATICS CONSULTATION SERVICES

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

Press Pause with Bhante Nimaladaja

Press Pause offers space to engage contemplative practices deriving from diverse faiths, traditions, and cultures. These weekly sessions aim to provide an...

Tuesday, April 30

Free Exam Week Group Fitness Classes

Try out one of our Group Fitness classes for that perfect stress reliever during exam season! All classes will be FREE for current Yates members, Saturday,...

The Blossoming Spirits: Noh Lecture-Performance

Experience and learn about the classical Japanese theater of Noh with Kinue Oshima, the first female Noh actor from the Kita School, and her brother Teruhisa...

Donut Worry

Exams getting to you? Donut Worry! Be happy! Stop by and pick up a free slice of pizza and a donut to enjoy! (You donut want to miss this.) Sponosored by:...

Biotechnology Program Open House / Info Sessions

This event is for students who are interested in learning more about our dynamic One year MS or 10-credit BioBusiness Certificate programs at Georgetown...

Hora Del Café: Spanish Coffee Hour

Looking for an informal environment to practice your Spanish? Attend a Coffee Hour hosted by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese in ICC 4th floor!

Canvas Migration Support Office Hours

Do you need help moving from Blackboard to Canvas? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online office hours provide assistance with...

Russian Conversation Hour

Russian conversation hour for those learning the language. Refreshments are provided.

2020 Census: Race Counts

The decennial census is the basis for the allocation of political representation, billions in federal resources, and decision-making in the public, private,...

Berener Catalá: Catalan Coffee Hour

Looking for an informal environment to practice your Catalan? Attend a Coffee Hour hosted by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese in ICC 4th floor!

Chaplains' Tea: The Department of Athletics

Join Campus Ministry's chaplains and staff and our guest, the Department of Athletics. We'll bring the tea and snacks, you bring the conversation....

Coffee, Cookies, and Conversation with the Grad Dean

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

Physics Colloquium: Mining the Sky: Discovering the Unexpected

Prof. Tony Tyson, University of California, Davis Fueled by advances in software, computation, microelectronics, and large optics fabrication, a new type...

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.

April 24 - 30, 2019