Events

December 7 - 13, 2017

Thursday, December 7

CCT Fall 2017 Open House

Wondering if Georgetown University's Communication, Culture & Technology is the program for you? Find out at CCT's Fall 2017 Open House! Talk to students,...

Dissertation Defense: Gordon Shannon​

Candidate Name: Gordon Shannon​ Major: Philosophy Advisor: Mark C. Murphy, Ph.D. Title: Association Theory: An Aristotelian Defense of...

Italian Department Panettone Event!

The Italian Department Cordially invites you to our ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY & PANETTONE EVENT! December 7th 2017 11:00 a.m. to 1:00...

Zoom Training Webinar

Georgetown faculty and staff, come gain a working knowledge of web conferencing with Zoom. Learn to schedule, invite participants, and host your own Zoom...

Creative Spark Book Club: Bird by Bird

Join us for our fall book club (September 14 - December 7) as we enter Anne Lamott's classroom in Bird by Bird: Instructions on Writing and Life. Whether you...

Walk with Charles

No need to change your clothes or shoes. Just show up and stroll. This walk is approximately 1 mile. Go at your pace. Just go. Every Thursday, 12:30pm, Healy...

Dissertation Defense: Zhongyu Mou

Candidate Name: Zhongyu Mou Major: Chemistry Thesis Advisor: Miklos Kertesz, Ph.D. Title: THE PANCAKE BONDING IN ORGANIC RADICALS Interaction between two...

Blackboard Open Lab

Open to all Georgetown faculty and staff, these online drop-in hours give you the opportunity to talk through specific Blackboard questions with UIS-Edtech...

gui²de Seminar Series

The gui²de Seminar Series features guest speakers presenting cutting-edge research in development economics.

CCT 2017 Holiday Party

Time for more CCT selfies! Celebrate the season and the end of the fall semester. Come eat, drink, and be merry with your fellow CCTers!

German Department Holiday Party

Join the German Department for our annual holiday party, featuring Weihnachtsstollen und andere Leckereien!

Political Theory Speaker Series with Guest Speaker John A. Hall (McGill/Princeton)

The Political Speaker Series is a workshop for scholars at Georgetown and beyond working on the intersections of political theory, hosted by the Department...

On-Campus Information Session

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

The Physics of Star Wars

Love Star Wars? Interested in science? Explore what physics concepts have to say about lightsaber technology, interplanetary travel, alien species, and more....

GUerrilla Improv Show

GUerrilla Improv is hosting a FREE improvisational comedy show! Come see GUerrilla Improv's final show of the semester!

GU Schola Cantorum - Gregorian Chant Choir

Directed by Candy Bartoldus, Ph.D. Ancient Chants on Peace and Justice The GU Schola Cantorum celebrates its first performance with this program of...

Discussion with Jason Moran: Exploring "American Classics"

As part of an ongoing series of events exploring "American Classics," celebrated musician, composer and artist Jason Moran will discuss his ongoing...

Friday, December 8

Ugly Sweater Fun Run

Join us on Friday, December 8, 2017 for our first annual Ugly Sweater Fun Run! Help us donate to a good cause, Capital Area Food Bank, by registering to...

Instructional Continuity Tools Webinar

Georgetown faculty and staff, come learn about lecture capture, web conferencing, and other tools available for Instructional Continuity. These workshops are...

Dissertation Defense: Elizabeth Lee

Candidate Name: Elizabeth Lee Major: Infectious Diseases Advisor: Shweta Bansal, Ph.D. Title: Epidemiological Inference and Surveillance with High...

Canvas Open Lab

Open to all Georgetown faculty and staff, these online drop-in hours give you the opportunity to talk through specific Canvas questions with UIS-Edtech...

Friday Speaker Series: Suzanne Evans Wagner, Michigan State University

Subject: The New Normal: Supra-Local Sound Change in Michigan Abstract: A major finding of the Atlas of North American English project (Labov, Ash & Boberg...

Saturday, December 9

Sunday, December 10

University Advent Mass

This annual celebration includes a procession from Dahlgren Quad to Gaston Hall, Mass and a reception. Music is provided by the combined choirs of the...

Monday, December 11

December Canvas Days 2017

CNDLS and UIS invite you to explore and learn about Canvas, Georgetown’s newest course management platform, at Canvas Days, December 11 & 12. This series of...

December Canvas Days

CNDLS and UIS invite you to explore and learn about Canvas, Georgetown’s newest course management platform, at Canvas Days on December 11 & 12. This series...

Campus Ministry Student Forum Meeting

The Campus Ministry Student Forum advisory board will meet with the presidents/heads of the faith groups under the CMSF advisory board umbrella to discuss...

Dissertation Defense: Robert Mevissen

Candidate Name: Robert Mevissen Major: History Advisor: James Shedel, Ph.D. Title: Constructing the Danube Monarchy: Habsburg State-Building in the Long...

Canvas Open Lab

Open to all Georgetown faculty and staff, these online drop-in hours give you the opportunity to talk through specific Canvas questions with UIS-Edtech...

Instructional Continuity Tools Webinar

Georgetown faculty and staff, come learn about lecture capture, web conferencing, and other tools available for Instructional Continuity. These workshops are...

Tuesday, December 12

GUAbroad #TakeoverTuesday

Follow @GUAbroad on Snapchat to see a day in the life of a Hoya abroad.

New Employee Benefits Orientation

All newly hired benefits-eligible faculty, staff, and academic administrative professionals ("AAPs") must attend a Benefits Orientation session. While you...

December Canvas Days

CNDLS and UIS invite you to explore and learn about Canvas, Georgetown’s newest course management platform, at Canvas Days on December 11 & 12. This series...

Canvas Open Lab

Open to all Georgetown faculty and staff, these online drop-in hours give you the opportunity to talk through specific Canvas questions with UIS-Edtech...

Dissertation Defense: Katy Hull

Candidate Name: Katy Hull Major: History Advisor: Michael Kazin, Ph.D. The Machine Has a Soul: American Sympathizers with Italian Fascism Americans...

Dissertation Defense: Teresa Duncan

Candidate Name: Teresa Duncan Major: Chemistry Advisor: Richard G. Weiss, Ph.D. Title: Hydrogels and Organogels from Partially Hydrolyzed Poly(Vinyl...

Putting stigma in context: Social determinants of LGBTQ health

Speaker: Charles Burton, Yale School of Public Health Title: Putting stigma in context: Social determinants of LGBTQ health Host: Psychology Department

Online Admissions Chat

Ask Us Remotely. Please join McCourt School staff and students in an Online Chat where you can get answers to your questions on academic affairs, admissions,...

Campus Ministry Study Break: Chaplains’ Tea & Conversation

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

Dissertation Defense: Joshua Kraut

Candidate Name: Joshua Kraut Major: Linguistics Advisor: Heidi Hamilton, Ph.D. Title: Voicing Belief : An Exploration of Constructed Dialogue in Religious...

Prayer for Peace and 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.

Wednesday, December 13

Dissertation Defense: Gracia El Ayle

Name: Gracia El Ayle Major: Chemistry Advisor: K. Travis Holman, Ph.D. Title: Complexation of Air Gases in Small Cryptophanes The...

CS COLLOQUIUM: BO WAGGONER (University of Pennsylvania)

Title: Buying and Learning from User Data, Privately Abstract: In this talk, I'll propose systems that purchase data from people for use in machine...

Admissions Webinar: I Submitted My Application, Now What?

The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences is hosting a webinar for prospective graduate students on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 from 12:00 to 12:30 p.m....

Zoom Training Webinar

Georgetown faculty and staff, come gain a working knowledge of web conferencing with Zoom. Learn to schedule, invite participants, and host your own Zoom...

Mechanisms of CBT,  Technological Innovations, and  Diversity Considerations:  Integrating Three Lines of Research

Speaker: Anu Asnaani, University of Pennsylvania Title: Mechanisms of CBT, Technological Innovations, and Diversity Considerations: Integrating Three Lines...

Blackboard Open Lab

Open to all Georgetown faculty and staff, these online drop-in hours give you the opportunity to talk through specific Blackboard questions with UIS-Edtech...

Mind-Body Connections: Risking Love and Practicing Radical Tenderness

"There is no intimacy without vulnerability." - Brene Brown. "We need a Revolution of Tenderness." - Pope Francis Risking love is to risk being...

Faculty Development Monthly Meeting: Updates on Mentoring

The Faculty Development Committee presents: Nady Golestaneh, PhD, MSc, Director of Research Department of Ophthalmology, and Assistant Professor, on the...

Hanukkah Menorah Lighting

The campus community is invited to join Rabbi Gartner and President Degioia in celebrating Hanukkah with the lighting of the Menorah. Refreshments will be...

December 7 - 13, 2017