December 7 - 13, 2018

Wednesday, December 12

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.

Friday, December 7

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...

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...

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...

Tuesday, December 11

Hora del Café: Spanish Coffee Hour

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

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...

Friday, December 7

Research Grand Rounds: "Epidemiology of Heart Failure"

MedStar Health Research Institute (MHRI) and the Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science (GHUCCTS) present Monthly...

Sunday, December 9

University Advent Mass

University Advent Mass will begin with a procession from Dahlgren Quad to Gaston Hall. Please join us for refreshments in Dahlgren Quad, immediately...

Tuesday, December 11

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

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

CSJ ABCs: Apple Cider + Holiday Cookies, Button-Making, and Community!

Study by for a study and work break and enjoy some Apple cider + holiday cookies and Button-making and Community! Learn about our Hypothermia Outreach Team...

Thursday, December 13

TL1 Translational Biomedical Science Program Online Info Session

Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science (GHUCCTS) is offering an online informational session to provide information...

Friday, December 7

Study Abroad Open House

Take this time to come speak with your advisors about studying abroad. Feel free to ask questions about where you can study abroad and what this experience...

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...

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...

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...


Informating regarding the Andretta Summer Research Fellowship and 100 Projects for Peace Award for students interested in conducting research on a social...

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

Early Modern Seminar with Jennifer Wells


Monday, December 10

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...

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,...

German Department Holiday Party

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

Thursday, December 13

Translational Biomedical Science (TBS) Workshop

Career Opportunity Series: Looking beyond the bench: Career Opportunities in Drug Development with Dr. Willis Lonzer, III Senior Medical Science Liaison in...

Tuesday, December 11

December Dash

Join us on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 for our second annual Ugly Sweater December Dash! Help us donate to a good cause, Capital Area Food Bank, by...

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...

Study Days Chaplains' Tea

Take a study break and join Campus Ministry's chaplains and staff for Chaplains’ Tea. Immediately after, feel free to join us for our weekly Prayer for Peace...

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.

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...

Wednesday, December 12

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...

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...

The Health Equity Seminar Series: Cultural and Linguistic Competence - Implications for Clinical Research

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute at Children’s National (CTSI-CN) proudly presents: The Health Equity Seminar Series: Cultural and...

MS Health and the Public Interest Program Webinar Information Session

The M.S. in Health and the Public Interest (HAPI) program will be hosting a live online webinar on Thursday, December 13 that starts at 3pm EST and lasts one...

Understanding China's African Ties in a Historical Context

Asian in Depth Seminar with Howard French


Monday, December 10

​​​​​​​ 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...

Friday, December 7

Religion, Politics and Culture Workshop

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

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), and friendly chat with the Dean of the Graduate School. Join us...

Monday, December 10

(Free) Biostatistics & Bioinformatics Consultation Services

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

Tuesday, December 11

Russian Conversation Hour

Russian conversation hour for those learning the language.

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

Bate-papo: Portuguese Coffee-Hour

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

Euskeraren ordua: Basque Coffee Hour

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

December 7 - 13, 2018