Events

December 3 - 9, 2019

Tuesday, December 3

Spring 2020 - Waitlist Runs

Waitlist will run each weekday (exclude holidays) at 3pm as seats become available beginning November 4 through January 16. Students awarded seats will have...

Faculty and Staff Headshots

The university photographer is hosting multiple sessions this spring for faculty and staff headshots: 9/25, 10/23, 11/05 and 12/03. Sessions are free for...

Russian Conversation Hour

Russian conversation hour for those learning the language.

Chaplains' Tea with the Alwaleed Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding

Join Campus Ministry's chaplains and staff as we welcome the ACMCU for tea, snacks, and conversation.

Physics Colloquium: Evolution in space

Prof. Daniel Weissman, Emory University What determines how quickly populations can adapt? How can we infer population dynamics from genetic sequencing...

Prayer for Peace and Justice

Join Campus Ministry's chaplains and staff for an interfaith prayer for Peace and Justice. Immediately following Chaplains' Tea.

Wednesday, December 4

Spring 2020 - Waitlist Runs

Waitlist will run each weekday (exclude holidays) at 3pm as seats become available beginning November 4 through January 16. Students awarded seats will have...

Tuesday, December 3

Study Abroad 101

Come to the Office of Global Education's Study Abroad 101 session to learn about our various programs and how to apply. Follow the link to RSVP:...

GU Aging and Health Program: Secrets of the Blue Zones Kitchen

Building on decades of research, longevity expert and best-selling author Dan Buettner debuts his first cookbook—a blend of National Geographic photography,...

Georgetown University Mini-Medical School

Join us as we journey through relevant health topics with an all-star cast of some of our Medical Center’s top faculty and researchers. Our course schedule...

Wednesday, December 4

Annual Internship Panel

Wanting to figure out what an internship entails and how to get one? Unsure what to do for the summer? Wanting to know what kind of opportunities you can...

Dissertation Defense: Volodymyr Ryzhkovskyi

Candidate Name: Volodymyr Ryzhkovskyi Major: History Advisor: Michael David-Fox, Ph.D. Title: Soviet Occidentalism: Medieval Studies and the Restructuring...

Creating Dashboards and Visualizations with Google Data Studio @ DML

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

Graduate Admissions Webinar | General

General Admissions webinars cover the same content as an on-campus session: background about Georgetown, the application process, financial aid, and some...

Euskeraren Ordua: Basque Coffee Hour

Looking for an informal way to practice your Basque? Attend a coffee hour hosted by the Spanish and Portuguese Department in ICC 400! Coffee, tea, and snacks...

Russian Conversation Hour

Russian conversation hour for those learning the language.

Bate-Papo: Portuguese Coffee Hour

Looking for an informal way to practice your Portuguese? Attend a coffee hour hosted by the Spanish and Portuguese Department in ICC 400! Coffee, tea, and...

Thursday, December 5

Spring 2020 - Waitlist Runs

Waitlist will run each weekday (exclude holidays) at 3pm as seats become available beginning November 4 through January 16. Students awarded seats will have...

Wednesday, December 4

Study Abroad 101

Come to the Office of Global Education's Study Abroad 101 session to learn about our various programs and how to apply. Follow the link to RSVP:...

American Indians for Saint-Domingue? Exile and Geopolitics after the French and Haitian Revolutions

A Modern European History Seminar. Co-sponsored by the BMW Center for German and European Studies, the Georgetown Institute for Global History, and the...

Experience. Film Screening: Waste Land

The Georgetown University Art Galleries are pleased to co-present a film screening of the award-winning documentary Waste Land with the Core Pathways Program...

GU Dance Company Fall 2019 Works In Progress Concert

Raina Lucas, Artistic Director Ethan Knecht (SFS '20), Student Director Georgetown University Dance Company, GU’s oldest dance organization and...

Thursday, December 5

Intelligence Community Whistleblowers: Key Viewpoints

The topic of whistleblowers has dominated the news and public conversation lately, along with widely differing viewpoints of their role and approval in the...

Analytics Student Showcase

Please join us for the Final Project Poster Session of ANLY-590: Neural Networks and Deep Learning. Our students will be showcasing what they have learned...

Canvas Migration Support Office Hours

Do you need help moving from Blackboard to Canvas? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online office hours provide assistance with...

Hora Del Café: Spanish Coffee Hour

Looking for an informal way to practice your Spanish? Attend a coffee hour hosted by the Spanish and Portuguese Department in ICC 400! Coffee, tea, and...

Persian Conversation Hour (Intermediate / Advanced)

Come practice your Persian with our Persian students.

Esther Duflo, MIT -- gui²de Seminar Series

The gui²de Seminar Series features guest speakers presenting cutting-edge research in development economics.

German Department Kaffeestunde

Please join German Department exchange students from Trier, Louisa and Jana, for the final Kaffeestunde of the fall semester! All levels are encouraged to...

Friday, December 6

Spring 2020 - Waitlist Runs

Waitlist will run each weekday (exclude holidays) at 3pm as seats become available beginning November 4 through January 16. Students awarded seats will have...

Thursday, December 5

Summer in Lisbon Study Abroad Info Session

Georgetown in Lisbon: Art, History, Language, and Society Info Session December 5, 2019 4:00 – 4:50 PM ICC 116 Director: Professor Vivaldo Santos Learn...

Persian Corner

Persian Tea, Conversation, Snacks, and Games. Speakers of all backgrounds, dialects, and levels are welcome!

Vanessa de la Torre (G'11) presents her book "Love Stories in War Fields"

For sixty years, Colombia experienced an internal armed conflict that killed more than 220,000 people and uprooted more than 6 million. In 2016, the...

Annual Costan Lecture Series in Early Christianity

6thAnnual Costan Lecture in Early Christianity Sarah Coakley University of Cambridge and Australia Catholic University “Sensing God? Retrieving...

TBS Grant Writing Workshop: How to Write an Effective NIH Biosketch

Grant Writing Workshop (GWW) Series: How to Write an Effective NIH Biosketch Guest Speaker: Dexter Lee, PhD, Howard University This event is open to...

Power and Language with Juan Gabriel Vásquez

The Lannan Center for Poetics and Social Practice presents “Power and Language” with Juan Gabriel Vásquez in conversation with Marie Arana (Author and...

Friday, December 6

The Wealth of Nature Presents: Podcast Listening Hour

Catering by Whole Foods will be provided for attendees. Please note that this event is BYOB, in the theme of sustainability. Thus, we will not be serving...

Dissertation Defense: Laura Beth Bell

Candidate Name: Laura Beth Bell Major: Linguistics Advisor: Paul Portner, Ph.D. Title: Illocution on Twitter: The Construction and Analysis of a Social...

December Dash

'Tis the season for giving and Yates Field House is proud to offer an opportunity that brings together our exceptional community! Join us on Friday, December...

L'heure du thé (French Tea Hour)

Join the French Cultural Association for free French food and conversation every Friday at l'heure du thé (tea hour) where you can meet fellow students...

Psychology Colloquium: Poverty, Parenting, and Screen Time: Implications for Healthcare

Speaker Suzy Tomopoulos, MD FAAP Associate Professor of Pediatrics NYU School of Medicine Bellevue Hospital Center Title Poverty, Parenting, and Screen...

Study Abroad 101

Come to the Office of Global Education's Study Abroad 101 session to learn about our various programs and how to apply. Follow the link to RSVP:...

Friday Music Series: Harbert, Hamley, Ashby Trio

Prof. Ben Harbert, Chris Hamley, and Lucas Ashby adapt art music to two electric guitars and drum set, creating tapestries of interlocking...

Instructional Continuity Tools Webinar

Do you want to learn how to use online Instructional Continuity tools? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online workshops will...

Chiacchiere E Caffe

Come practice your Italian with other Italian students and native speakers. Enjoy a free coffee offered by the Department of Italian.

MS Biochemistry Poster Presentations

Please join the MS Biochemistry and Molecular Biology for our tri-annual Poster Presentations in the Pre-Clinical Science Building Corridor C! Our Fall 2019...

Persian Conversation Hour (Beginners)

Come practice your Persian with our Persian classes.

German Department Holiday Party

Celebrate the end of the semester and Nikolaustag with Weihnachtsstollen and other delicious treats! We will present German department awards starting at...

BIOLOGY GRADUATE STUDENT SEMINAR SERIES

Weekly Graduate Student Seminars (WIPS) and Graduate Development Workshop. Please join the Department of Biology on Friday, Dec. 6, 2019, at 3:30 pm for a...

‘The Present Great Scarcity Off Provisions’: Famine and Unrest in Jamaica in the 1760s

A GIGH Early Modern Seminar with PhD Candidate Kate Steir.

Lessons and Carols

Come celebrate the season with Campus Ministry at the annual tradition of Lessons and Carols for Advent and Christmastide. Featuring the Georgetown...

GU Dance Company Fall 2019 Works In Progress Concert

Raina Lucas, Artistic Director Ethan Knecht (SFS '20), Student Director Georgetown University Dance Company, GU’s oldest dance organization and...

Graduate Student Holiday Party

Come join us on Friday, December 6th from 8:00 p.m. – midnight for an evening of holiday cheer, champagne, and supporting a good cause. GradGov’s 5th...

Saturday, December 7

Georgetown Winter RUNderland

You are cordially invited to the 3rd Annual Winter RUNderland at Georgetown University! Come get in the holiday spirit with family and friends with our...

Dissertation Defense: Anita Kondoyanidi

Candidate Name: Anita Kondoyanidi Major: History Thesis Advisor: Michael David-Fox, Ph.D. Title: The Disillusioned Humanist: Maxim Gorky and the Russian...

Georgetown University Schola Cantorum Latin Mass – with Gregorian Chant

Please join the GU Schola Cantorum at a Novus Ordo Latin Mass. This academic year the Music Program offered instruction to students, staff, and faculty...

Mind Games

Nomadic Theatre presents Mind Games By Paul Elliott Directed by Alicia Tacoronte (MSB ’20) A wealthy psychiatrist delves into the mind of one of his...

Posada: Camino a Belén (The Way to Bethlehem)

Ballet Folklórico Mexicano de Georgetown Winter Showcase BFMG’s winter showcase is intended to reflect a Mexican posada—a nine-day festive anticipation of...

Black Movements Dance Theatre Fall Dance Concert

Alfreda Davis, Faculty Artistic Director DIRECTOR’S CHOICE 2019: Come and enjoy the richness of great music as we celebrate LEGENDS in music. Join us as we...

Georgetown Improv Association

Since 1995 the Georgetown Improv Association has been bringing the Georgetown community unscripted, unrehearsed, and unbelievable improvised comedy. This...

Sunday, December 8

GUerrilla Improv Open Practice

Come join GUerrilla Improv at our open practice! No experience is required, come to laugh, learn about improv and make new friends!

Monday, December 9

Spring 2020 - Waitlist Runs

Waitlist will run each weekday (exclude holidays) at 3pm as seats become available beginning November 4 through January 16. Students awarded seats will have...

Sunday, December 8

Mind Games

Nomadic Theatre presents Mind Games By Paul Elliott Directed by Alicia Tacoronte (MSB ’20) A wealthy psychiatrist delves into the mind of one of his...

Monday, December 9

Study Abroad Journalism Opportunity

International Journalism- Reporting from Florence (JOUR-355) invites students to take on the role of a reporter gathering multi-platform information to...

Canvas, Part I: Creating and Managing a Course (for GUMC)

This Canvas workshop is for GUMC faculty and staff. In this workshop, participants will learn the Canvas skills for: Creating and managing course...

FREE BIOSTATISTICS AND BIOINFORMATICS CONSULTATION SERVICES

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

Berenar Catalá: Catalan Coffee Hour

Looking for an informal way to practice your Catalan? Attend a coffee hour hosted by the Spanish and Portuguese Department in ICC 400! Coffee, tea, and...

Dissertation Defense: Zhi Chen

Dissertation Defense: Zhi Chen Major: Economics Advisor: John Rust, Ph.D. Title: Flickering Quotes in Crypto-currency Trading This paper provides a...

Arabic Film Showing, الميدان

'The Square' is an intimate observational documentary that tells the real story of the ongoing struggle of the Egyptian Revolution through the eyes of six...

Festividades en Centroamérica

Tamales (all kinds), Pupusas, Yuca Frita con Chicharon, Platanos, Pan Dulce, Abuelita, Charamuscas, Jamaica, lotería, musica, familia. Sound like home? Feast...

December 3 - 9, 2019