Events

April 21 - 27, 2017

Friday, April 21

DEADLINE DAY FOR 5/12 COMMITTEE C IRB MEETING

All submissions must be submitted by 4/21/2017 to be accepted for review at the 5/12/2017 meeting.

 
Dissertation Defense: Maggie Liu

Candidate Name: Maggie Y. Liu Major: Economics Advisor: Anna Maria Mayda, PhD Title: Three Essays on The Formation and Mobility of Human Capital in...

Zoom Training Webinar

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...

Medical Education Journal Club

Georgetown School of Medicine's Office of Student Research hosts a series of Journal Clubs on select Fridays to focus on research in Medical Education. All...

Putting Together the Medical School Application

Speaker: Ellen Drosdick, MS, Georgetown CAM program '16 In this workshop we will go through the AMCAS medical school application and discuss strategies to...

Instructional Continuity Tools Webinar

This workshop is offered online only, as a webinar. This workshop will give faculty and staff the opportunity to gain a working knowledge of lecture capture,...

School of Foreign Service Undergraduate Program Prospective Student Session

Come meet with an Academic Dean in the SFS to learn more about our academic support, curriculum, and more. Familes are welcome to attend, but please select...

Friday Music Series:  Josh Quillen and Kendall Williams, steel pan

Josh Quillen has forged a unique identity in the contemporary music world as all-around percussionist, expert steel drum performer (praised as “softly...

Study Abroad 101

The Office of Global Education presents information about study abroad at Georgetown, including more information on requirements and the application process....

Dissertation Defense: Fouad Pervez

Candidate Name: Fouad Pervez Major: Government Advisor:Michael Bailey, Ph.D. Title: Three Papers on Politics and International Dispute Settlement There...

Colloquium Talk

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY Department of Mathematics & Statistics Modeling spatial covariance using the limiting distribution of spatio-temporal...

Psi Chi Spring Lecture: Diversity and Identity: Two Analytical Approaches

Speaker: Jennifer Wessel -- Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Maryland Title: Diversity and Identity: Two Analytical...

The Forgetting and Rediscovery of Soviet Machine Translation

Michael D. Gordin from Princeton University This is an event of the Russian History Seminar Series Please email GUHistory@georgetown.edu for the...

Georgetown University South Asian Society Spring 2017 Formal

It's finally here - the spring formal you've been waiting for. We're finally shaking things up and taking SAS Spring Formal off campus. This year, Formal...

Lebanese Taverna Dinner

Book your ticket now to join us for a taste of Lebanon at one of the best Mediterranean restaurants in DC!

 4th Annual Georgetown Latin American Film Festival

The Georgetown University Latin American Film Festival and the SFS LatAm Council invites Georgetown University students, faculty, staff, alumni,...

Science and Policy in the Era of the Trump Administration

We are pleased to announce that the following panelists will be joining us: Jeffrey Mervis, Science Policy Reporter for Science magazineDr. Joseph Majkut,...

Bayanihan 2017: Isang Pamilya

As Club Filipino's annual dance showcase, Bayanihan is an enchanting night out filled with tons of delicious local D.C. Filipino cuisine representative of...

Divorcees, Evangelicals, and Vegetarians

Co-presented by Georgetown University Department of Spanish and Portuguese and the Davis Performing Arts Center El Retablo Divorcees, Evangelicals, and...

Divorcees, Evangelists, and Vegetarians

A hilarious comedy by the highly-acclaimed Venezuelan playwright Gustavo Ott, Divorcees, Evangelists, and Vegetarians (Divorciadas, evangélicas y...

Stupid F###ing Bird

Thursday-Saturday, April 6-8 at 8 p.m. Sunday, April 9 at 2 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, April 19-22 at 8 p.m. (student-produced event) MASK AND BAUBLE DRAMATIC...

Saturday, April 22

Special Olympics Field Day

Come join the Special Olympics Club and Best Buddies for a Field Day in support of our Spread the Word to End the Word Campaign.

Beach Camping Trip

Join Georgetown Outdoor Education for a camping trip to Assateauge Island National Seashore! Absolutely no experience required! Necessary gear will be...

Third Annual Sustainable Oceans Summit

On Earth Day, April 22, 2017, the Third Annual Sustainable Oceans Summit will examine the ways in which individuals can facilitate change through...

EMPL Open House

Join us to learn more about Georgetown University's McCourt School of Public Policy offers an Executive Master's in Policy Leadership (EMPL) program.

Earth Day Recycled Fashion Pop Up

In partnership with environmental nonprofit Waterkeeper Alliance, I am planning a recycled fashion pop up (like a yard sale) in a tent in red square on Earth...

Hoyas March for Science

We'll assemble on Regents Lawn (the grass between Regents and Hariri Buildings). We'll leave campus at 10am and walk as a large group to the National Mall -...

Kayaking Trip

Come and join Outdoor Education for some kayaking along the Potomac River! This day trip is a great way of getting off-campus and enjoying the new Spring...

India Ideas Conference

On April 22, the Georgetown University India Initiative will host its inaugural India Ideas Conference. The day-long event will feature panel discussions,...

Earth Day Glover Archbold Park Clean-Up

Join the Office of Sustainability, the Georgetown Community Partnership, and the Student Athlete Advisory Committee to help clean up your local neighborhood...

​​​​​​​Georgetown University Jazz Festival

Professor Aaron Broadus, Music Director Bring a blanket and join us for a day of great music from local and Grammy Award-winning artists at the Georgetown...

SFS Grad Council Kickball Tournament

Come join us end this semster with our final event: a Kickball tournament between all SFS graduate programs on Copley Lawn!

The Philodemic Society Merrick Dinner

The Merrick Debate is our annual event honoring the best speakers in the Society. The winner of the debate receives the Merrick Medal, the only non-academic...

CASA Philanthropy Concert

Several Georgetown student groups would perform (a capella, dance, etc) and all proceeds would go to the charity CASA

Abissa 2017: Rhythm of the Continent

Join the African Society of Georgetown as we present ABISSA 2017: Rhythm of the Continent, a cultural showcase that celebrates the spirit, beauty, and...

Divorcees, Evangelicals, and Vegetarians

Co-presented by Georgetown University Department of Spanish and Portuguese and the Davis Performing Arts Center El Retablo Divorcees, Evangelicals, and...

Divorcees, Evangelists, and Vegetarians

A hilarious comedy by the highly-acclaimed Venezuelan playwright Gustavo Ott, Divorcees, Evangelists, and Vegetarians (Divorciadas, evangélicas y...

Stupid F###ing Bird

Thursday-Saturday, April 6-8 at 8 p.m. Sunday, April 9 at 2 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, April 19-22 at 8 p.m. (student-produced event) MASK AND BAUBLE DRAMATIC...

​​​​​​​GU Orchestra with the GU Concert Choir

GU Orchestra with the GU Concert Choir Prof. Angel Gil-Ordóñez, Music Director - orchestra Prof. Frederick Binkholder, Music Director - choir José Antonio...

Georgetown Improv Association

(student-produced event) Georgetown Improv Association The Georgetown Improv Association invites you to a night of unscripted, unrehearsed, and unbelievable...

Sunday, April 23

John Carroll Weekend 2017: Austin

Join the Georgetown family as alumni, faculty, staff, and friends gather in the Lone Star State. With so many beautiful things to see, taste, and experience,...

London Marathon with Jesuit Missionaries

Every year, Jesuit Missions (JM) sponsors a team of 25 runners in the London Marathon, who are given an automatic place in the Marathon in exchange for...

Great Falls Day Hike

Come and join Outdoor Education for a local day hike to Great Falls! This day hike is a great way of getting off-campus and enjoying the new Spring...

Nina Brekelman Memorial Run/Walk

This coming June, it will be two years since Nina Brekelmans, a MAAS alumna, died in a tragic fire just weeks after graduation. Nina was passionate about the...

Graduate School of Foreign Community Kickball

Kickball for all the grad students from the school of foreign service

5th Annual GU NASC Pow Wow

Please join the GU Native American Student Council at their 5th Annual Pow Wow. The Pow Wow is open to all and will bring together students, community...

5th Annual NASC Pow Wow

From 12 pm to 5 pm, we will host Native dancers and craft vendors while our emcee narrates and educates the audience on the significance behind dances as...

Members’ Exclusive Brunch

This exclusive event is to thank you for being a member. We will have bottomless mimosas, coffee, tea, breakfast pastries, fruit, eggs, bacon, sausage, and...

Spring Reading

The CWC is hosting its semesterly reading! Come hear members share what they've been working on this semester and eat lovely cookies

The Great Druze Revolt of 1925 and the Syrian Diaspora

You are cordially invited to a talk presented by Professor Reem Bailony, 2016-2017 American Druze Foundation (ADF) Postdoctoral Fellow. Abstract: In July...

Monday, April 24

WWI History - Holland & Belgium

On this 10-day journey through the waterways of Holland and Belgium, discover the picturesque architecture, charming towns, and centuries of history that...

Donut Panic- Grad Student Study Break

The semester is almost over, but finals are just beginning! Stop by the Graduate Student Lounge in Car Barn for coffee, donuts, study tips and comiserate...

Managing Hierarchy with Giacomo Chiozza

"Managing Hierarchy: Domestic Political Institutions and the Sources of Patron Influence" with Dr. Giacomo Chiozza Monday, April 24th, 10:00am-11:00am About...

Dissertation Defense: Theodore Picou

Candidate Name: Theodore J.Picou, III Major: Biology Advisor: Heidi Elmendorf, Ph.D. The Hydrodynamic Model of Giardia lamblia Attachment Giardia lamblia...

Honors Thesis Presentation

Student: John Hocter Title: Integrative Genomic Analysis for Improved Prediction Abstract: Advances in high-throughput technologies have led to the...

University of Oxford Information Session

Find out more information about studying abroad for a year at the University of Oxford. We'll go over both the program and the application process during...

Zoom Training Webinar

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...

Komal Sachdeva Thesis Presentation

Digitizing #PublicReach: How Indian Government leverages social media presence for government communication Over the past few years role of social media has...

Biking 101

Come learn the basics of safely navigating point A to point B in the DC metropolitan area. Taught by League of American Bicyclists-certified instructor,...

CRITICS Speaker Series- Christian Davenport (Michigan)

The Current Research on Issues and Topics In Comparative Scholarship (CRITICS) series is co-sponsored by the Department of Government and the Mortara Center...

Canvas Training Webinar: Building Your Course

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

Mariam Karimi Thesis Presentation

ICTs and the GCC: Economic Infrastructure and Policy Control The six monarchies of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) have the advantage of a robust...

School of Foreign Service Undergraduate Program Prospective Student Session

Come meet with an Academic Dean in the SFS to learn more about our academic support, curriculum, and more. Familes are welcome to attend, but please select...

Spring Middle Eastern Film Series: Turkish - Korkuyorum Anne

**Food & Drinks will be provided** Flyer When: 2:00pm Where: CCAS Boardroom (ICC 241) Korkuyorum Anne (in Turkish with English Subtitles) Directed by...

A conversation, reception, and book signing with Nancy Weiss Malkiel, Ph.D., Author of "Keep the Damned Women Out": The Struggle for Coeducation in conversation with Carol Benedict, Ph.D

About Nancy Weiss Malkiel, Ph.D. Nancy Weiss Malkiel, Ph.D., is Professor Emeritus of History at Princeton University, where she was the longest-serving...

Study Abroad 101

The Office of Global Education presents information about study abroad at Georgetown, including more information on requirements and the application process....

Myanmar: Voices from Civil Society

Join Prof. Mickey Bergman in a dialogue with three civil society leaders from Myanmar. Ms. Win Sandar Soe is the Secretary of the Interfaith Youth Coalition...

Entrepreneurial Biotechnology Pitch

MS Biotechnology students will pitch their projects on startup companies. Judges will evaluate their work. Open to the public.

Tuesday, April 25

EMHSA Capstone Presentations

The members of first graduating cohort of Georgetown’s Executive Master’s track in Health Systems Administration program are presenting their Capstone...

Team Building & Employee Engagement  (Managers)

The Team Building and Employee Engagement workshop focuses on the importance of each team member and the impact he or she has on overall team performance....

GMS Financial Training:  Requisitioner

This training is a hands on class for Requisitioners on how to create Requisitions and Receipts in GMS. System Demonstration & Activities Create...

2016-2017 STIA Honors Theses Presentations

Presentation Timelines: 11:00 to 11:30 - Shalina Chatlina Title: “Extrapolating ideological divisions in the Indian public sphere through political Twitter...

Dissertation Defense: María Mónica Vallin

Candidate Name: María Mónica Vallin Major: Spanish and Portuguese Dissertation Advisor: Verónica Salles-Reese, Ph.D. Title: PARA DESTRUIR POR EL GUSTO LA...

Trust Conference / America Forum

Join us in the fight against human trafficking and modern-day slavery at Trust Conference America. There are free tickets still available for this...

2016-17 ISD Graduate and Undergraduate Fellows Colloquium

Please join us as the 2016-17 ISD Graduate and Undergraduate Fellows present their research. Tuesday, April 25 12:00-5:00 pm Mortara Center (36th and N...

Bioinformatics Seminar Series

Cockayne Syndrome: Does deficient repair of transcribed genesprotect against carcinogenesis? Professor James E. Cleaver, Ph.D Dermatology & Pharmaceutical...

Seminar Series: Dr. James E. Cleaver

Cockayne Syndrome: Does deficient repair of transcribed genesprotect against carcinogenesis? Professor James E. Cleaver, Ph.D Dermatology & Pharmaceutical...

Post-Baby Workplace Transitions: Strategies for New Moms and Employers

Having a baby and going back to work can throw anyone's life off kilter. If you're an expectant or new mom, join this webinar to learn practical and...

The Nexus Between Humanitarian Assistance and Military Intervention

Please join ISIM and Global Human Development Program on Tuesday, April 25th at 12:30pm in the Arrupe Hall Multipurpose room, as we host a discussion on the...

Blackboard Training Webinar: Building Your Course

This workshop is offered online only, as a webinar. The following are some of the topics that will be covered during this webinar: - how to make your...

Russian Conversation Hours

Russian conversation hour for those learning the language

Chaplains' Tea

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

Chaplains' Tea

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

Dissertation Defense: Francisco Gallegos

Candidate Name: Francisco Gallegos Major: Philosophy Advisor: William Blattner, Ph.D. Title: The Phenomenology of Moods: Time, Place, and Normative...

Instructional Continuity Tools Webinar

This workshop is offered online only, as a webinar. This workshop will give faculty and staff the opportunity to gain a working knowledge of lecture capture,...

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.

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.

Federal Government Jobs Working Group

Interested in internships or full-time opportunities with the US Government? In process or looking for advice along the way? Bring your questions and learn...

Federal Government Jobs Working Group

Interested in internships or full-time opportunities with the US Government? In process or looking for advice along the way? Bring your questions and learn...

German Department Kaffeestunde

Please join the German Department for Kaffeestunde, every Tuesday from 5:00-6:00 pm. All levels are encouraged to come practice their German with native...

Permanent Residency Workshop

We invite students and scholars to join us in learning about the permanent residency applicaiton process. This workshop will focus on the process of applying...

Tuesday Workshop

The Creative Writing Club hosts two workshops at 8 pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Come read members' work, do fun writing exercises, and meet other...

Wednesday, April 26

SFS German Oral Proficiency Exams

The next SFS German Proficiency Exams will be held April 26-28, 2017. Registration is from 4/5 - 4/16, 2017. Please sign up on the sheet posted on ICC 468-A...

EMHSA Capstone Presentations

The members of first graduating cohort of Georgetown’s Executive Master’s track in Health Systems Administration program are presenting their Capstone...

Iron Tech Lawyer Competition

Learn more about the competition here: http://www.georgetowntech.org/irontechlawyer/

GMS Financial Training:  BAR Summary Reconciliation Open Lab (Law Center)

This lecture and hands on training will review the Georgetown Management System (GMS) Budget to Actuals Summary (BAR) Review process. Employees will sign on...

GMS Financial Training:  BAR Summary Reconciliation Open Lab (Law Center)

This lecture and hands on training will review the Georgetown Management System (GMS) Budget to Actuals Summary (BAR) Review process. Employees will sign on...

Canvas Training Webinar: Building Your Course

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

De-Mystifying NGOs: How (and Why) to Find Work at a Nonprofit

Join us for a presentation on entering the NGO sector with Catherine Messina Pajic. A career-long recruiter, fundraiser and program director for nonprofits,...

Georgetown University Farmers' Market

An ON-Campus Farmers' Market, meaning fresh food at your fingertips. Why local produce?... it's fresher than the conventional transnational produce found in...

Introduction to Canvas

Canvas is a new learning management system at Georgetown. The Instructional Technology Design & Development (ITDD) division of Dahlgren Memorial Library is...

Lunch with Dr. Adam Hanieh

You're invited to join Dr. Adely and Dr. Adam Hanieh, Senior Lecturer at SOAS, University of London for lunch.

Zoom Training Webinar

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...

Iron Tech Lawyer Competition

Learn more about the competition here: http://www.georgetowntech.org/irontechlawyer/

EMHSA Capstone Presentations

The members of first graduating cohort of Georgetown’s Executive Master’s track in Health Systems Administration program are presenting their Capstone...

Russian Conversation Hours

Russian conversation hour for those learning the language

Argentina: Nueva Etapa, Nuevos Desafíos

El Centro de Estudios Latinoaméricanos de la Universidad de Georgetown, el Latin American Initiative y el Latin American Board le dan la bienvenida al Sr....

Argentina: Nueva Etapa, Nuevos Desafíos

El Centro de Estudios Latinoaméricanos de la Universidad de Georgetown, el Latin American Initiative y el Latin American Board le dan la bienvenida al Sr....

Blackboard Training Webinar: Building Your Course

This workshop is offered online only, as a webinar. The following are some of the topics that will be covered during this webinar: - how to make your...

Spring Middle Eastern Film Series: Persian - Facing Mirrors

WEDNESDAY APRIL 26TH- PERSIAN When: 3:30pm Where: CCAS Boardroom (ICC 241) Facing Mirrors - Aynehaye Rooberoo Rana has chosen a path in order to support...

Perseverance in the Parish?

As part of the Dahlgren Chapel Sacred Lecture Series, Darren Davis, Ph.D. will speak about religious attitudes from an African American Catholic perspective....

'Persona non Grata' movie screening & discussion

Join the Walsh School of Foreign Service, the Center for Jewish Civilization, the BMW Center for German and European Studies, and the Asian Studies Program...

Theta Alpha Kappa Induction Ceremony

Please join us! Theta Alpha Kappa is the national honor society recognizing academic excellence in the fields of theology and religious studies. ...

Is Fast Fashion Sustainable?

Featuring: Rebecca Ballard, Founder and CEO, Maven WomenBennett Freeman, Senior Advisor, Know the ChainPietra Rivoli, Professor, Georgetown University...

Maksoud Series: Regional Inequality & Uneven Development in the Arab World

Part of the Clovis Maksoud Lecture Series, this talk will be given by Adam Hanieh of SOAS at University of London.

Maksoud Series: Regional Inequality & Uneven Development in the Arab World

Join us for the fourth installment of the Clovis Maksoud Lecture Series: Regional Inequality & Uneven Development in the Arab World A Talk by Dr. Adam...

Democratic Socialists of America and Turning Point USA Debate

Democratic Socialists of America is a political and activist organization; through campus and community-based chapters DSA members use a variety of tactics,...

Refugee Quilt Showcase

Join GU Arab Society and No Lost Generation in a showcase of quilts handwoven by Syrian and Iraqi refugees who share their stories. Be prepared to discuss...

Wednesday Workshop (Cancelled)

Cancelled The Creative Writing Club hosts two workshops at 8 pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Come read members' work, do fun writing exercises, and meet...

Thursday, April 27

DEADLINE DAY FOR 5/18 COMMITTEE B IRB MEETING

All submissions must be submitted by 4/27/2017 to be accepted for review at the 5/18/2017 meeting.

 
SFS German Oral Proficiency Exams

The next SFS German Proficiency Exams will be held April 26-28, 2017. Registration is from 4/5 - 4/16, 2017. Please sign up on the sheet posted on ICC 468-A...

Problem Solving/Decision Making Workshop

Doug Hensch, MAOM, brings a wealth of experience and passion to the work he provides for his clients. His philosophy is simple: Set meaningful goals....

GMS Financial Training:  Journal Preparer Refresher

Journal Preparer is a key role in creating and uploading accounting journals in the Georgetown Management System (GMS). This is a hands on training session...

Coaching Sessions with Careerly Founder Hira Fernando

This is the last day this semester to grab 30 minutes with Career Coach Hira Fernando, Founder of Careerly, to develop strategies to secure a job or...

Blackboard Training Webinar: Building Your Course

This workshop is offered online only, as a webinar. The following are some of the topics that will be covered during this webinar: - how to make your...

Ashoka Summer Internship Information Session

Ashoka's signature fellows program supports social entrepreneurs all over the world, and our work in education transforms schools and learning spaces into...

Study Abroad 101

The Office of Global Education presents information about study abroad at Georgetown, including more information on requirements and the application process....

Internship Poster Presentations

MS Biotechnology students will present their spring internship projects. Judges will evaluate their work. Open to the public. Light refreshments available.

Canvas Training Webinar: Building Your Course

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

gui²de Seminar Series with S Anukriti

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

Financial Crimes Enforcement Network Internship: Informational Interviews

The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) is currently recruiting for a summer intern. FinCEN is a bureau of the U.S. Department of the Treasury...

FourBlock Veteran Career Advising

Georgetown University and Four Block collaborates to support military-connected students at Georgetown University. Throughout the 2016-2017 academic year,...

How Innovation Occurs in Government

Join the Gelardin New Media Center and STIA as we welcome Alexis Bonnell, Division Chief of Applied Innovation of the U.S. Global Development Lab of USAID,...

Lavender Graduation

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

Lavender Graduation 2017

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

Georgetown Continuing Studies English | Campus Information Session

We invite you to learn how Georgetown Continuing Studies English (CSE), the university's part-time English as a Second Language (ESL) program, helps adult...

GJIA 18.1 Print Edition Launch with Sarkawt Shamsulddin

Join the Georgetown Journal of International Affairs, the flagship publication of the School of Foreign Service, at the launch event for our 18.1 Print...

​​​​​​​GU Chamber Music Ensembles

Professor Netanel Draiblate, director Netanel Draiblate and Grace E. Kim, coaches String Quartet No. 1 “From My Life” in E minor by Bedrich Smetana Jeffrey...

April 21 - 27, 2017