Georgetown College Events

December 7 - 13, 2018

Friday, December 7

Dissertation Defense: Jeneffer England

Candidate Name: Jeneffer England Major: Chemistry Advisor: Rodrigo Maillard, Ph.D. Title: A Switch in Folding Energy Landscape Governs the Allosteric...

Psychology Colloquium: Media’s Role in Exacerbating American Muslim Relations

Speaker Muniba Saleem Assistant Professor of Communication University of Michigan Ann Arbor Title Media’s Role in Exacerbating American Muslim...

Religion, Politics and Culture Workshop

This bimonthly interdisciplinary workshop brings together faculty, graduate students, and postdoctoral and affiliate fellows to present and discuss...

CS Colloquium: Shay Moran  (Princeton)

On the expressiveness of comparison queries Comparisons are a classical and well studied algorithmic tool that is used in a variety of contexts and...

Careers for Linguists in User Experience Research and Design

Greg Bennett, a GU MS-Sociolinguistics alum, applies interactional sociolinguistics to building chatbots, or conversational virtual agents. He will talk...

Coercion and the State: the Old World Origins of New World Servitude and Slave Laws

Early Modern Seminar with Jennifer Wells

4pm
Schola Cantorum: Ancient Advent Chants

Directed by Candy Bartoldus, Ph.D. With special guest Alison Mondel, soprano Ancient Advent Chants Gregorian Chants from early Manuscripts (e.g., 10th...

Saturday, December 8

World Percussion Ensemble

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

Monday, December 10

German Department Holiday Party

Celebrate the end of the semester with the German department, Weihnachtsstollen, and other delicious treats!

​​​​​​​ Guild of Bands

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

Tuesday, December 11

Digital and Sensors course (PHYS 245/517): Autonomous Robotic Vehicle Competition

There will be an autonomous robotic vehicle competition, pitting a team of 7 undergraduate students against a team of 7 graduate students, as a final project...

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.

Summer at Villa Le Balze Info Session: Plague, Tuscany, & the Globalization of a Disease

Interested in history, biology, or art history? Come learn more about this exciting 3-week multidisciplinary summer course at Georgetown's Villa le Balze in...

Baker Scholars Program Information Session

Started more than forty years ago by Fr. Royden B. Davis, S.J., Dean of the College, the Baker Scholars Program was funded by an initial gift from the family...

Wednesday, December 12

Russian Conversation Hour

Russian conversation hour for those learning the language.

  Berenar Català: Catalan Coffee Hour

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

Thursday, December 13

Dissertation Defense: Stephanie Wong

Candidate Name: Stephanie Wong Major: Theology and Religious Studies Adviser: Peter C. Phan, Ph.D. Title: From Subjects to Citizens of the State and of...

Bate-papo: Portuguese Coffee-Hour

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

Understanding China's African Ties in a Historical Context

Asian in Depth Seminar with Howard French

4pm
Euskeraren ordua: Basque Coffee Hour

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

December 7 - 13, 2018