Events

August 25 - 31, 2018

Monday, August 27

(Free) Biostatistics & Bioinformatics Consultation Services

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

Wednesday, August 29

Accelerate Your Career at The Jackson Laboratory

Join the Jackson Laboratory for an exclusive webinar just for Georgetown! Heather Dillon, University Relations Specialist, The Jackson Laboratory, will...

Thursday, August 30

BIOLOGY DEPARTMENTAL SEMINAR SERIES:

Weekly Departmental Seminar Series. Please join the Department of Biology on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 12:30 pm for a talk on Inferring the Ancestry of...

Bed Bath & Beyond Carnival Trip

Georgetown Weeks of Welcome & Interhall Council have rented out the Chinatown Bed Bath & Beyond just for you! Come play games, eat food, and buy all your...

Tuesday, August 28

Bioinformatics Internship Presentations

Enriched miRNA-mRNA pair pathways in hepatocellular carcinoma for patients of different racial backgrounds Amber Alley Dr. Habtom Ressom, Department of...

Bioinformatics for Immuno-Oncology and Translational Research

Bioinformatics for Immuno-Oncology and Translational Research - a short course. In this course, we cover major applications of Big Data, bioinformatics and...

Thursday, August 30

Campus Ministry Open House

Campus Ministry invites all students to drop by the Open House, meet our chaplains and staff, see what the department has to offer, ask questions about the...

Canvas Migration Support Office Hours

Do you need help moving from Blackboard to Canvas? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online sessions provide guidance for migrating...

Tuesday, August 28

Canvas Migration Support Office Hours

Do you need help moving from Blackboard to Canvas? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online sessions provide guidance for migrating...

Center for Social Justice Open House

Georgetown University Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching & Service (CSJ) invites Class of 2022 Hoyas to our NSO Open House! Get to know CSJ's 100+...

Sunday, August 26

Convocation Ceremony

Convocation is one of the most treasured traditions for new students and families during NSO. This is the ceremonial matriculation of new students into the...

Convocation Ceremony

Convocation is one of the most treasured traditions for new students and families during NSO. This is the ceremonial matriculation of new students into the...

Friday, August 31

Dissertation Defense: Megan Huizenga

Candidate Name: Megan Huizenga Major: Pharmacology Advisor: Patrick Forcelli, Ph.D. Title: Efficacy and safety profile of cannabinoid-targeted compounds...

Wednesday, August 29

Dissertation Defense: Stephen DeVito

Candidate Name: Stephen DeVito Major: Tumor Biology Advisor: Rabindra Roy, Ph.D. Title: Novel Base Excision Repair And Hypoxanthine In Live Human...

Monday, August 27

Downtown Military-Connected Open House

Georgetown University’s Veterans Office would like to welcome all incoming and returning Military Hoyas, including service members, veterans, military...

Tuesday, August 28

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...

Georgetown University Department of Performing Arts open house

Meet with Department of Performing Arts students and faculty to receive information on performing opportunities in music, theater, and dance throughout the...

Monday, August 27

Graduate Financial Aid Drop-In Hours

All graduate students are invited to drop by the Car Barn (Room 410) on Monday, August 27, 2018 from 12 noon until 4:00p.m. to meet with Financial Aid...

Tuesday, August 28

Graduate School New Student Induction

All new main campus graduate students are encouraged to attend the Graduate School's New Student Induction program where Georgetown University Deans, the...

Friday, August 31

Help-a-Hoya

Lost? Need directions? Want some GWOW swag? Head to our tables on Healy Lawn, Regents Lawn, and outside Arrupe! Our Welcome Ambassadors & staff members would...

Thursday, August 30

Help-a-Hoya

Lost? Need directions? Want some GWOW swag? Head to our tables on Healy Lawn, Regents Lawn, and outside Arrupe! Our Welcome Ambassadors & staff members would...

Wednesday, August 29

Help-a-Hoya

Lost? Need directions? Want some GWOW swag? Head to our tables on Healy Lawn, Regents Lawn, and outside Arrupe! Our Welcome Ambassadors & staff members would...

Tuesday, August 28

Invited podium talk by Dr Yuriy Gusev at Immuno-Oncology summit

Dr. Yuriy Gusev from the Innovation Center for Biomedical Informatics at Georgetown University will be an invited speaker on Day 2 of this conference . The...

Wednesday, August 29

Main Campus Military-Connected Student Open House

Georgetown University’s Veterans Office would like to welcome all incoming and returning Military Hoyas, including service members, veterans, military...

Tuesday, August 28

Mass of the Holy Spirit

The Mass of the Holy Spirit is a tradition among Jesuit academic institutions dating to 1548 in which the community gathers to thank God for the gifts of...

Wednesday, August 29

Migrate to Panopto from Echo360

Georgetown University has finalized an agreement with Panopto, a cloud-based lecture capture service, to replace services previously provided by Echo360....

Saturday, August 25

NSO Chaplains' Tea

Students, parents and families are invited to meet Georgetown's chaplains for a reception and conversation during New Student Orientation. All are welcome!

Tuesday, August 28

NSO Closing Ceremony

This final event of NSO marks the beginning of your Georgetown experience. Learn about the values and traditions that form our home on the Hilltop. You will...

NSO Destination: D.C.

Meet with your OA group as you explore what Georgetown and the surrounding DC area has to offer during your years on the Hilltop. Get any last questions...

Sunday, August 26

NSO Diagon Alley Performing Arts Showcase

Lights, Camera, Accio! Come join us in the HFSC Great Room for a magical showcase of Georgetown’s various performing arts groups, including A Capella,...

NSO Goodbye Lunch

New students, families, staff, and faculty are all invited to gather together for a boxed lunch at the respective campus locations. This is the final planned...

NSO Goodbye Lunch

New students, families, staff, and faculty are all invited to gather together for a boxed lunch at the respective campus locations. This is the final planned...

NSO Hindu Āratī

Hindu Life welcomes you and your families to join in a short Āratī to bless the new school year, followed by breakfast and networking with students from the...

Monday, August 27

NSO Hogsmeade Scavenger Hunt

Join other transfer students in a scavenger hunt of Monumental proportions around DC’s Hogsmeade (aka the National Mall)! Prizes await those who reign...

Sunday, August 26

NSO Hoya RealTalk & I Am Ready

Hoya RealTalk: An interactive performance about the choices, challenges, and changes experienced by students during their time on the Hilltop. I Am Ready: A...

NSO Hoya RealTalk/I Am Ready

Hoya RealTalk: An interactive performance about the choices, challenges, and changes experienced by students during their time on the Hilltop. I Am Ready: A...

Saturday, August 25

NSO Information and Services Fair

Get your questions answered and learn more about the services Georgetown and our DC partners offer.

NSO Jesuit Values Panel

Campus Ministry chaplains speak to the Class of 2022 about the University’s Jesuit values and how they shape life at Georgetown.

Sunday, August 26

NSO Jewish Student Bagel Brunch

Please join us for this casual and scrumptious opportunity for new students and their families to meet and schmooze with new and returning Jewish students,...

Tuesday, August 28

NSO Magical Transfer Kayaking

Take a break from the Hogwarts Castle with a tour of the Georgetown Waterfront via kayaks. Come explore why we call ourselves “swift Potomac’s lovely daughter!”

Monday, August 27

NSO Marino Family International Writers’ Academic Workshop

Join author Madeleine Thien, President DeGioia, Provost Groves, the University Librarian, Georgetown faculty and your classmates for a lecture and discussion...

Sunday, August 26

NSO Muslim Student Welcome Brunch

New students and families are invited to this breakfast reception to meet the Muslim Life staff and returning students.

Saturday, August 25

NSO Night Out at Platform 37th & O

Join your fellow new witches and wizards for a fun night at Platform 37th & O! There will be a themed photo booth, a dancefloor, refreshments, games, GU swag...

Monday, August 27

NSO Pep Rally

Join us as we get excited for the upcoming 2018-2019 Hoya Basketball Season with a Pep Rally led by NSO and Hoya Blue! Come support and see Coach Ewing and...

NSO Pluralism in Action

Explore diversity at Georgetown through the personal stories of your fellow Hoyas. Pluralism in Action is a night that celebrates the myriad of paths and...

Sunday, August 26

NSO Protestant Worship & Welcome Breakfast

Join us for a worship experience that celebrates the vibrant and diverse Protestant community at Georgetown. Afterwards, we invite you to mingle with the...

Monday, August 27

NSO QUADwizard Cup

We all loved the Triwizard Cup in Happy Potter and the Goblet of Fire, so come out to the Southwest Quad and wind down with us for a casual and relaxed...

Saturday, August 25

NSO Sacred Spaces Tour

Check out Georgetown's worship and contemplative spaces

NSO Transfer Block Party

Come meet fellow transfers and enjoy some of DC’s best dessert trucks! Play in the transfer volleyball tournament or just hang out on a hammock. Also, join...

NSO Transfer Welcome Session

Get a star-studded welcome to the Transfer Experience with a Mocktail Happy Hour and panel discussion with fellow new transfers and previous transfers.

Sunday, August 26

NSO Welcome Mass

All are invited to attend this Catholic liturgy to welcome new students and their families.

Saturday, August 25

NSO Welcome Session

Meet your Orientation Advisor (OA) and get excited for the next few days!

Wednesday, August 29

RefWorks 101 @ DML

Dahlgren Memorial Library (DML) invites you to learn about RefWorks bibliographic management tool available to the Georgetown community. This workshop...

Thursday, August 30

Rob Pruitt's Flea Market

A flea market, where the commercial and creative collide, where diverse vendors come together to sell their various wares at affordable prices. There's...

Wednesday, August 29

Rob Pruitt's Flea Market

A flea market, where the commercial and creative collide, where diverse vendors come together to sell their various wares at affordable prices. There's...

Thursday, August 30

Walk with Charles

No need to change your clothes or shoes. Just show up and stroll. This walk is approximately 1 mile. Go at your pace. Just go. Every Thursday, 12:30pm, Healy...

Tuesday, August 28

Welcome Back Jack! BBQ Lunch

After the Graduate Student Convocation and information sessions, plan to step outside and enjoy the free 'Welcome Back, Jack!' BBQ lunch to kickstart your...

August 25 - 31, 2018