Events

November 9 - 15, 2018

Friday, November 9

Decolonizing the Museum – Transnational Comparisons

In 2016, the National Museum of African American History and Culture opened in Washington, DC, against the background of intense debates about public...

Operation Gratitude

In honor of GU's Military Awareness Month, Yates Field House will be hosting a table for all members to stop by and create letters, thanking our past and...

Workshop on Computing for Physical and Mental Health

The ever-increasing volume of health-related and medical data, available from diversity of sources, both challenges and provides opportunities for...

F-1 Pre-Completion Off-Campus Authorization Session

Learn about F-1 on-campus employment, Curricular Practical Training (CPT), Pre-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT), Work with an International...

Study Abroad 101

Learn more about study abroad, including how to get started, the nuts and bolts of the application process, and financial basics. Sign up here...

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...

Post-Conflict Reconstruction & Community Development: Indonesia and Afghanistan

Development programs typically begin by identifying gaps that development programs will be able to fill. Much of the model depends on building up the...

Panopto Open Office Hours

This online session is led by Panopto and offered every Friday at 1pm ET.. Come with specific questions for our expert to answer! Click the link here to...

Friday Music Series: Paul Bratcher Quartet

Pianist Paul Bratcher and friends present the music of Cedar Walton, a longtime member of Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers who contributed many...

Historicizing the One Percent

A presentation by Jonathan Dewald

2:30pm
Hebrew Conversation Hour

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

Coffee, Cookies, and Conversation with the Grad Dean

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

Linguistics Speaker Series: Kai von Fintel

Sentences with an *if*-clause and a desire predicate have a "restricted" reading that claims that among the worlds described by the *if*-clause, the attitude...

Post-Cinema, Artificial Creation, and the Concept of Animation: From Frankenstein to Ex Machina

The Georgetown Film and Media Studies Program invites you to an upcoming talk by Professor Shane Denson (Stanford University) in honor of the 200th...

Weekly Graduate Student Seminars (WIPS) and Graduate Development Workshop. 

Please join the Department of Biology on Friday, November 9, 2018, at 3:30 pm for a talk by our graduate student Victoria Morrissette from Dr. Ronda Rolfes's...

Meet CCT Alumni, Session 2

CCT alumni will be in the Lounge to talk about their journey post-CCT and offer advice for students preparing for their own careers. On November 9, our...

Red Flag Wounded:  Historians, Stalinism, and the Soviet Experience

A Presentation by Ronald Grigor Suny.

5pm
A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Thursday-Saturday, November 1-3 at 8 p.m. Sunday, November 4 at 2 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, November 7-10 at 8 p.m. MASK AND BAUBLE DRAMATIC...

For colored girls who have considered suicide/ when the rainbow is enuf

Friday, November 9 at 8 p.m. Saturday, November 10 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Black Theatre Ensemble (student-produced event) For colored girls who have...

Our Class

Thursday-Saturday, November 8-10 at 8 p.m. Sunday, November 11 at 2 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, November 15-17 at 8 p.m. GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY THEATER &...

Our Class

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY THEATER & PERFORMANCE STUDIES PROGRAM Our Class Written by Tadeusz Slobodzianek Adapted by Norman Allen Directed by Professor Derek...

Georgetown Improv Association

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

Saturday, November 10

Decolonizing the Museum – Transnational Comparisons

In 2016, the National Museum of African American History and Culture opened in Washington, DC, against the background of intense debates about public...

Operation Gratitude

In honor of GU's Military Awareness Month, Yates Field House will be hosting a table for all members to stop by and create letters, thanking our past and...

For colored girls who have considered suicide/ when the rainbow is enuf

Friday, November 9 at 8 p.m. Saturday, November 10 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Black Theatre Ensemble (student-produced event) For colored girls who have...

Graduate Fairs: NMUN-DC Opportunity Fair

McCourt will be hosting tables at a number of Graduate Fairs across the globe.

Diamante Fashion Show

Georgetown Univerarity Fashion Show Hosted By Georgetown Aspiring Business Leaders and Entrepreneurs: Feauturing 8 Designers, Local Dancers, and...

DC A Cappella Festival 2018  (hosted by Phantoms)

(student-produced event) The DC A Cappella Festival (DCAF) is the annual concert co-hosted by two of Georgetown’s most charismatic groups: the Phantoms, GU’s...

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Thursday-Saturday, November 1-3 at 8 p.m. Sunday, November 4 at 2 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, November 7-10 at 8 p.m. MASK AND BAUBLE DRAMATIC...

For colored girls who have considered suicide/ when the rainbow is enuf

Friday, November 9 at 8 p.m. Saturday, November 10 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Black Theatre Ensemble (student-produced event) For colored girls who have...

Our Class

Thursday-Saturday, November 8-10 at 8 p.m. Sunday, November 11 at 2 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, November 15-17 at 8 p.m. GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY THEATER &...

Our Class

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY THEATER & PERFORMANCE STUDIES PROGRAM Our Class Written by Tadeusz Slobodzianek Adapted by Norman Allen Directed by Professor Derek...

Sunday, November 11

Operation Gratitude

In honor of GU's Military Awareness Month, Yates Field House will be hosting a table for all members to stop by and create letters, thanking our past and...

Our Class

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY THEATER & PERFORMANCE STUDIES PROGRAM Our Class Written by Tadeusz Slobodzianek Adapted by Norman Allen Directed by Professor Derek...

Our Class

Thursday-Saturday, November 8-10 at 8 p.m. Sunday, November 11 at 2 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, November 15-17 at 8 p.m. GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY THEATER &...

Monday, November 12

Operation Gratitude

In honor of GU's Military Awareness Month, Yates Field House will be hosting a table for all members to stop by and create letters, thanking our past and...

F-1 Post-Completion OPT Information Session

Learn about F-1 Post-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT) work authorization, the 24 STEM OPT Extension, Social Security Numbers (SSN) and tax...

Snacks, Suitcases, and Solutions

It's a casual drop-in style meeting where students can come get their questions answered about studying abroad and particularly highlight some of the more...

(Free) Biostatistics & Bioinformatics Consultation Services

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

All The Glittering Prizes

Please join our distinguished panel of judges for an animated discussion about the behind-the-scenes process of judging some of the literary world’s most...

Summer in Amman Info Session

Georgetown’s summer program in Amman, Jordan is designed to accelerate your knowledge and proficiency of standard Arabic in an intensive and immersive...

Georgetown University Veterans Day Ceremony and Reception

Celebrate Veterans Day with GUSVA, Hoya Battalion ROTC, and the campus community with keynote speaker, General George W. Casey (U.S. Army, Retired, F'70). A...

Hypothermia Outreach Team (HOT) Training

The Hypothermia Outreach Team (HOT) of the Center for Social Justice walks routes in Georgetown on cold winter nights to help prevent hypothermia in the most...

#MeToo in History

Join Professors Katherine Benton-Cohen, Marcia Chatelain, Amy Leonard, and PhD students Kate Dannies and Benan Grams for a casual, informative conversation...

#MeToo in History

A roundtable discussion by faculty and graduate students in the History Department, with Q&A.

Tuesday, November 13

Operation Gratitude

In honor of GU's Military Awareness Month, Yates Field House will be hosting a table for all members to stop by and create letters, thanking our past and...

2018 GUMC Convocation

The 11th Annual GUMC Convocation will bring together faculty, students and staff for a unified celebration of academic prowess, recognizing unique and...

J-1 Employment Authorization Session

Learn about J-1 on-campus employment, J-1 Academic Training (AT), Social Security Numbers (SSN) and tax basics. Discuss authorization opportunities with an...

CLAS Summer Programs Info Session

Description:Planning on studying abroad this coming summer? Want to learn the differences between our Brazil, Chile and Colombia programs? Then join us for...

Leveraging the Hoya Network

Georgetown University alumni are doing incredible work across the country and around the world. Explore tools to connect with other Hoyas through LinkedIn,...

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...

Admissions Webinars

Webinars will be hosted by McCourt representatives from Admissions and Student & Academic Affairs who will provide additional information regarding McCourt's...

Hora del Café: Spanish Coffee Hour

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

Russian Conversation Hour

Russian conversation hour for those learning the language.

Chaplains' Tea with the Jesuits

Join the Jesuits and Campus Ministry's chaplains and staff for tea, snacks, and conversation at Chaplains' Tea. Immediately after, please join us for the...

Divination, Astrology, and Prophecy

Miraculous Epistemologies in Islamic Alexander Legends

Physics Colloquium: Bouncing and Emergent Cosmologies from Hamiltonian Analysis of Asymptotically Safe Quantum Gravity

Fr. Gabriele Gionti SJ, Vatican Observatory Recent results based on renormalization group approaches to Quantum Gravity suggest that the Newton's and...

Coffee Q&A with Gunther Stern

Join Georgetown Ministry Center’s first Director for coffee and snacks. Gunther directed the center for almost thirty years, and still regularly participates...

Coffee Q&A with Gunther Stern

Join Georgetown Ministry Center’s first Director for coffee and snacks. Gunther directed the center for almost thirty years, and still regularly participates...

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.

A Conversation with Phil Klay and Paul Elie on the Ignatian Imagination (Jesuit Heritage Month)

On November 13, Georgetown University will welcome author, and former U.S. Marine, Phil Klay to the Hilltop for a conversation about his life, his Jesuit...

Summer in Beijing Info Session

Administered by Hamilton College and hosted by Minzu University of China (MUC) in Beijing, the innovative ACC Summer Program is designed for students seeking...

Study Abroad 101

Learn more about study abroad, including how to get started, the nuts and bolts of the application process, and financial basics. Sign up here...

Summer in Cape Town Info Session

Venture to a cosmopolitan city that is still emerging from decades of apartheid, and is marked by its history of legal and racial discrimination, inequality...

Summer in Rome Info Session

Join us on an exciting journey through the ancient city of Rome. On this two-week program, you will delve into the classical history of the Eternal City,...

SmartGridfor UrbanFood Systems:an Innovative Approach to Connect Nutritional, Environmental, and Social Needs

A symposium on SmartGrid for Urban Food Systems to respond to a critical challenge that urbanization poses, discuss innovative approaches, and address the...

Mini Medical School

Mini Medical School is an eight-week seminar during which Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC) faculty cover various areas of biomedicine during a...

Wednesday, November 14

Operation Gratitude

In honor of GU's Military Awareness Month, Yates Field House will be hosting a table for all members to stop by and create letters, thanking our past and...

Free Group Fitness Day

Join us for our FREE Group Fitness Day this Wednesday, November 14! All classes will be offered for FREE for current Yates Field House members. Spin - Zumba...

Sit Back and Relax: Yates Seated Chair Massage Event

Come by Yates Field House for a FREE 15-minute chair massage! Offered once a month on a first come, first serve basis from 11:00am-6:00pm.

Creating Dashboards and Visualizations with Google Data Studio

Google Data Studio is a free data visualization tool that makes it easy to create interactive dashboards and reports. After this hands-on workshop,...

Executive Master in Policy Leadership (EMPL) Online Information Session

Join us for an online information session to learn more about the Executive Master in Policy Leadership (EMPL) program at Georgetown

Migrate to Panopto from Echo360

This online session will assist Georgetown University faculty and staff in migrating any lecture capture recordings from Echo360 to Panopto. All media...

ARABIC AND ISLAMIC STUDIES GRADUATE COLLOQUIUM

“From Cairo to Kabul and Back Again: Exploring Early 20th Century Women’s Movements through the Movement of Women”

Panopto Basics

This online session is designed for new users and beginners who would like to learn how to use the Panopto software. This webinar is led by Panopto. To...

Large-scale Analysis of Climate and Landcover Data | Manipulating and Analyzing Climate and Landcover Data

Join the Massive Data Institute (MDI) and the Georgetown Environment Initiative (GEI) as we provide the second workshop of this series! GEI's Dr. Leslie Ries...

Building Entrepreneurial Ecosystems in Latin America

According to the World Bank, 4 out of every 10 young Latin Americans desire to become entrepreneurs - and the region is taking notice. Whether in the...

Russian Conversation Hour

Russian conversation hour for those learning the language.

Consciousness at the Margins: Public Lecture by Professor Kathryn Sophia Belle

Join the Center for Social Justice for the second lecture in our Consciousness at the Margins speaker series. Professor Kathryn Sophia Belle, Associate...

Summer in Barcelona-Language Info Session

Explore politics, history, and the arts in the dynamic city of Barcelona, the political and artistic heart of Catalonia. On this program, you’ll combine...

HAPI Hour Seminar: Health Journalism in the Digital Age

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.

Study Abroad 101

Learn more about study abroad, including how to get started, the nuts and bolts of the application process, and financial basics. Sign up here...

H-1B & Post-Graduation Visa Options: Framing Your Status for Prospective Employers

Join Helen Konrad of McCandlish Holton, PC for a presentation on the H-1B ''lottery'' and other alternatives for U.S. work authorization following the...

Thursday, November 15

Graduate Fairs: Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall (JBM-HH) Military Career & Education Expo

McCourt will be hosting tables at a number of Graduate Fairs across the globe.

Operation Gratitude

In honor of GU's Military Awareness Month, Yates Field House will be hosting a table for all members to stop by and create letters, thanking our past and...

Beyond Coal? Exploring Variations in Global Protests Against Proposed Coal-Fired Power Plants

Join the Energy and Climate Policy Research Seminar for a discussion with Professor Jennifer Hadden from the University of Maryland.

Global Refugees and Migration in the Twenty-first Century: Policies and Narratives of Inclusion

Since 2000, the numbers of refugees and displaced persons have skyrocketed worldwide. These population movements have created vast challenges for the...

Bate-papo: Portuguese Coffee-Hour

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

CSJ ABCs

Learn about CSJ and how to get engaged in issues of homelessness at our monthly CSJ ABCs, featuring Apple Pie, Button-Making, and Community. This event is...

F-1 Pre-Completion Off-Campus Authorization Session

Learn about F-1 on-campus employment, Curricular Practical Training (CPT), Pre-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT), Work with an International...

Prospective Student Online 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,...

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...

CSJ ABCs: featuring Apple Pie, Button-Making, and Community

Learn about Center for Social Justice and how to get engaged in issues of homelessness and our Hypothermia Outreach Team at our monthly CSJ ABCs, featuring...

Edward Miguel, Berkeley -- 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...

China's Grand Strategy from Mao Zedong to Xi Jinping

Before the CCP came to power, China lay broken. Today it is a force on the global stage, but its leaders remain haunted by the past. Sulmaan Khan will tell...

5pm
Euskeraren ordua: Basque Coffee Hour

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

StartupHoyas MED: Digital Health Startups & The Online Physician

StartupHoyas MED Fireside Chat Series Dr. Nate Gross (Co-Founder, Doximity & Rock Health) Digital Health Startups & The Online Physician Please join us...

What Could I Do? Questions for today from Our Class

a pre-show discussion sponsored by the Gender+ Justice Initiative and Georgetown University's Theater & Performance Studies Program Guests will discuss the...

Jesuits and Science: A Lecture with Fr. Gabriele Gionti, S.J. (Jesuit Heritage Month)

Jesuits and Science – A Lecture with Fr. Gabriele Gionti, SJ on “The Scientific Tradition of the Jesuits” - weather permitting, a stargazing reception will...

Our Class

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY THEATER & PERFORMANCE STUDIES PROGRAM Our Class Written by Tadeusz Slobodzianek Adapted by Norman Allen Directed by Professor Derek...

Our Class

Thursday-Saturday, November 8-10 at 8 p.m. Sunday, November 11 at 2 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, November 15-17 at 8 p.m. GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY THEATER &...

November 9 - 15, 2018