Events

July 17 - 23, 2017

Monday, July 17

Canvas Training Webinar: Building Your Course

Canvas Training Webinar: Building Your Course 11:30am

Canvas is Georgetown's new learning management system available now for all Georgetown Faculty. Topics that will be covered include (note: topics can be...

 
School of Foreign Service Undergraduate Program Prospective Student Session

School of Foreign Service Undergraduate Program... 1pm

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...

McGhee Library  

Tuesday, July 18

#SummerSnaps at VLB - The Brain & Beauty in Art

#SummerSnaps at VLB - The Brain & Beauty in...

Follow @GuAbroad on Snapchat and join our summer participants LIVE from Villa Le Balze. Get a first-hand look at what our summer programs are like and...

The Villa Le Balze  
GUAbroad #SummerSnaps

GUAbroad #SummerSnaps 8am

Join the Office of Global Education on Snapchat (@GUAbroad) as Georgetown students show us a day in the life during their summer study abroad programs!

GUAbroad Snapchat  
Georgetown University Center for Children and Families July 18-20, 2017

Georgetown University Center for Children and... 12pm

Please join us for our annual conference located at the Washington Marriott Georgetown (1221 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC 20037). Agenda and additional...

Washington Marriott Georgetown  

Wednesday, July 19

Tanzania Adventure

Tanzania Adventure 12am

From the Serengeti Plains to the spice island of Zanzibar, join the GUAA Travel Society from July 5-19, 2017 on a small group adventure in Tanzania.

 
Blackboard Training Webinar: Building Your Course

Blackboard Training Webinar: Building Your Course 11:30am

Blackboard is one of Georgetown's learning management systems. The following are some of the topics that will be covered during this webinar (note: topics...

 
ADMISSIONS PROSPECTIVE STUDENT WEBINAR

ADMISSIONS PROSPECTIVE STUDENT WEBINAR 12pm

The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences is hosting a webinar for prospective graduate students on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 from 12:00 to 12:30 p.m. Please...

 
Gender & Development in the Arab World

Gender & Development in the Arab World 12pm

The Center for Contemporary Arab Studies (CCAS) invites you to join us in Room C204 at the Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies Campus for a...

School of Continuing Studies, Georgetown University, C204  
Women and Development in the Arab World

Women and Development in the Arab World 12pm

The Center for Contemporary Arab Studies invites you to join us in Room C204 at the Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies Campus for a lunchtime...

Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies  
Zoom Training Webinar

Zoom Training Webinar 1pm

This workshop offers faculty and staff the opportunity to gain a working knowledge of web conferencing with Zoom at Georgetown. These workshops are geared...

 
Summer Ice Cream Party

Summer Ice Cream Party 4pm

Re-connect with faculty, students, and campus staff and welcome some new students from the Community Scholars Program to campus.

Riggs Library  
Navigating Gender, Sexuality in Healthcare

Navigating Gender, Sexuality in Healthcare 5pm

This workshop session will focus specifically on issues of gender and sexuality in healthcare. We will use real life case studies and small group discussion...

 

Thursday, July 20

DEADLINE DAY FOR 8/10 COMMITTEE B IRB MEETING

DEADLINE DAY FOR 8/10 COMMITTEE B IRB MEETING

All submissions must be submitted by 7/20/2017 to be accepted for review at the 8/10/2017 meeting.

 
DEADLINE DAY FOR 8/10 GHUCCTS IRB COMMITTEE MEETING

DEADLINE DAY FOR 8/10 GHUCCTS IRB COMMITTEE...

All submissions must be submitted by 7/20/2017 to be accepted for review at the 8/10/2017 meeting.

 
Bagels with the Deans NYC

Bagels with the Deans NYC 7:30am

MSB Deans are bringing the bagels to the Big Apple!

 
Using Art to Enhance Observation Skills, Patient Care, and Provider Communication

Using Art to Enhance Observation Skills,... 8am

Learning Objectives: Understand how working with art can improve skills of observation and perception Describe images quickly and concisely for more...

Goldberg Auditorium  
Polarized America: Origins and Remedies

Polarized America: Origins and Remedies 9am

American politics and voters are currently at the highest stage of polarization since the Civil War. As a result of the heightened state of the partisan...

Georgetown University  
Dissertation Defense: Tonghe Wang

Dissertation Defense: Tonghe Wang 10am

Candidate Name: Tonghe Wang Major: Computer Science Advisor: Calvin Newport, Ph.D. Title: Fairness for Distributed Algorithms In this thesis, we explore...

St. Mary's Hall, 326  
GMS Financial Training:  Expense Preparer

GMS Financial Training: Expense Preparer 10am

This lecture and hands on training will provide an overview on creating expense reports in the Georgetown Management System (GMS). Employees will sign on to...

Dubin Room 156  
Dissertation Defense: Mariko Uno

Dissertation Defense: Mariko Uno 11am

Candidate Name: Mariko Uno Major: Linguistics Dissertation Advisor: Lourdes Ortega, Ph.D. Title: Developing Question Constructions in Japanese as A First...

Poulton Hall, 230  
Canvas Training Webinar: Building Your Course

Canvas Training Webinar: Building Your Course 12pm

Canvas is Georgetown's new learning management system available now for all Georgetown Faculty. Topics that will be covered include (note: topics can be...

 
Blackboard Training Webinar: Building Your Course

Blackboard Training Webinar: Building Your Course 1pm

Blackboard is one of Georgetown's learning management systems. The following are some of the topics that will be covered during this webinar (note: topics...

 
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  
Dinner-time Professionals evenings

Dinner-time Professionals evenings 6:30pm

We bring in professionals from the DC area who have backgrounds in science but who work now in government or in NGOs. The goals of these sessions are to...

Regents, 551  

Friday, July 21

On-Campus Information Session

On-Campus Information Session 9:15am

The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences is hosting an on-campus information session on Friday, July 21, 2017 from 9:15 to 10:30 a.m. The session will be...

Car Barn, 427  
Science Skills Workshops.

Science Skills Workshops. 12pm

Topics to be covered include: responsible conduct of research; taming the literature; applying to grad school and applying for fellowships; writing an...

Regents hall, 511  
Zoom Training Webinar

Zoom Training Webinar 12:30pm

This workshop offers faculty and staff the opportunity to gain a working knowledge of web conferencing with Zoom at Georgetown. These workshops are geared...

 
School of Foreign Service Undergraduate Program Prospective Student Session

School of Foreign Service Undergraduate Program... 1pm

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...

McGhee Library  

Saturday, July 22

Gardening with KEEN

Gardening with KEEN 10am

Get outdoors and help children with special needs work on a community garden!

 

July 17 - 23, 2017