Events

March 12 - 18, 2019

Monday, March 18

 Lina Meruane

Lina Meruane (Chile, 1970) has published fiction and essays, including Las infantas (short stories, 1998), the novels Póstuma (2000), Cercada (2000), Fruta...

Friday, March 15

BIOLOGY GRADUATE STUDENT SEMINAR SERIES

Weekly Graduate Student Seminars (WIPS) and Graduate Development Workshop. Please join the Department of Biology on Friday, March 15, 2019, at 3:30 pm for...

Thursday, March 14

Bate-Papo: Portuguese Coffee Hour

Looking for an informal environment to practice your Portuguese? Attend a Coffee Hour hosted by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese in ICC 4th floor!

Tuesday, March 12

Berener Catalá: Catalan Coffee Hour

Looking for an informal environment to practice your Catalan? Attend a Coffee Hour hosted by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese in ICC 4th floor!

CS Colloquium: Elad Yom-Tov (Microsoft Research)

Screening for cancer using a learning internet advertising system Studies have shown that the traces people leave when browsing the internet may indicate...

Caine Prize Reading featuring Makena Onjerika

Join us for a reading featuring Makena Onjerika, Winner of the 2018 Caine Prize for African Writing. Kenyan writer Makena Onjerika is the 2018 winner of...

Thursday, March 14

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...

Tuesday, March 12

Chaplains' Tea: Program on Justice & Peace

Join Campus Ministry's chaplains and staff and our guest, the Program on Justice & Peace, for Chaplains' Tea. We'll bring the tea and snacks, you bring the...

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...

Thursday, March 14

Curator’s Tour for Students

Want to learn more about the Glenn Ligon exhibition? Attend a 30-minute tour with Al Miner, Director/Chief Curator of the GU Art Galleries.

Tuesday, March 12

Dahlgren Chapel Sacred Lecture: Sharing the Journey with Immigrants: A Reflection on Human Goodness

The 2019 Spring Dahlgren Chapel Sacred Lecture Sharing the Journey with Immigrants: A Reflection on Human Goodness Donna Markham, OP, PhD, ABPP President &...

Dissertation Defence: Darius Gaymon

Candidate Name: Darius Gaymon Major: Tumor Biology Advisor: Michael Johnson, Ph.D. Title: ROS-Mediated Matriptase Activation Contributes to ER-Negative...

Dissertation Defense: Darius Gaymon

Candidate Name: Darius Gaymon Major: Tumor Biology Advisor: Michael Johnson, Ph.D. Title: ROS-MEDIATED MATRIPTASE ACTIVATION CONTRIBUTES TO ER-NEGATIVE...

Thursday, March 14

Dissertation Defense: Lara Bryfonski

Candidate Name: Lara Bryfonski Major: Linguistics Advisor: Alison Mackey, Ph.D. Title: Task-Based Teacher Training: Implementation And Evaluation In...

Monday, March 18

Dr. Gus Casely-Hayford, Director of the Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art

March 18th, 7:00 PM | Keynote speech by Dr. Gus Casely-Hayford, Director of the Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art Introduced by Aminatta Forna....

Wednesday, March 13

EXECUTIVE MASTER IN POLICY LEADERSHIP (EMPL) ONLINE INFORMATION SESSION

Join the McCourt Executive Education team for an online information session to learn more about the Executive Master in Policy Leadership (EMPL) program at...

Monday, March 18

Euskeraren Ordua: Basque Coffee Hour

Looking for an informal environment to practice your Basque? Attend a Coffee Hour hosted by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese in ICC 4th floor!

FREE BIOSTATISTICS AND BIOINFORMATICS CONSULTATION SERVICES

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

Thursday, March 14

Film Screening: Anna

Saxophonist Khris Royal's ancestors Nace and Biby Butler were among the people sold by the Jesuits of Maryland down to plantations in Southern Louisiana in...

Sunday, March 17

Finding Your Voice: Carmen Rosenblatt Fitzsimmons

A dynamic speaker series to honor Women's History Month featuring women in ministry to empower, inspire, ignite, and illuminate the voices of women of every...

Friday, March 15

Friday Music Series: Khris Royal and Dark Matter

Co-sponsored with Georgetown College, Film & Media Studies Program, American Studies Program, and CNDLS Saxophonist Khris Royal's ancestors Nace and Biby...

Tuesday, March 12

Georgetown College Live Registration Info Session

Registration for Fall 2019 will be live for the first time. The Georgetown College Dean's Office will hold several live registration information sessions for...

Saturday, March 16

Georgetown Improv Association

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

Thursday, March 14

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...

Wednesday, March 13

HAPI Hour Seminar: The Diabetes Evidence Wars-1997 to 2019

The Health and the Public Interest Graduate Program is pleased to invite the community to the HAPI Seminar Series, a forum in which students, faculty, and...

Friday, March 15

Hebrew Conversation Hour

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

Tuesday, March 12

Hora Del Café: Spanish Coffee Hour

Looking for an informal environment to practice your Spanish? Attend a Coffee Hour hosted by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese in ICC 4th floor!

Thursday, March 14

Jesus, Jews, & Jihad: the Misremembered Christ & the Sick Soul of the West, the Annual Gstalder Lecture

Join Harriette Hemmasi, Dean of Libraries, the Library Associates and the Center for Jewish Civilization for the Annual Ellen Catherine Gstalder Memorial...

Friday, March 15

Linguistics Speaker Series: Naomi Feldman: Modeling Early Phonetic Learning

Naomi Feldman, University of Maryland Modeling early phonetic learning from spontaneous speech Most models of language acquisition have used idealized...

Wednesday, March 13

M.S. in Aging & Health On-Campus Event for Prospective Students

Join us at one of our upcoming events this Spring to learn more about the M.S. in Aging & Health program. Talk to faculty and students from the Aging &...

Tuesday, March 12

M.S. in Aging & Health Webinar

Join the MS in Aging & Health program for an informative webinar. Learn more about the program, merit-based scholarships, and a Q&A with the Director, Dr....

Monday, March 18

Mentor Training for Clinical and Translational Researchers

The Entering Mentoring seminar, developed by the Wisconsin Program for Scientific Teaching at the University of Wisconsin -Madison, engages research mentors...

Tuesday, March 12

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...

Thursday, March 14

Paul Novosad, Dartmouth College

The gui²de Seminar Series is a weekly seminar featuring guest speakers presenting cutting edge research in development economics.

Tuesday, March 12

Physics Colloquium: 10 Hard Puzzles of the Soft Airway Surface Layer

Prof. Michael Rubinstein, Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, Biomedical Engineering, Physics, & Chemistry Department, Duke University,...

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.

Monday, March 18

Press Pause with Safoura Nourbakhsh

Press Pause offers space to engage contemplative practices deriving from diverse faiths, traditions, and cultures. These weekly sessions aim to provide an...

Wednesday, March 13

Priya Ramrakha: A Talk With Shravan Vidyarthi

Join the African Studies Program to discuss the life, work, and forgotten archives of Kenyan photojournalist Priya Ramrakha, featuring Shravan Vidyarthi on...

Friday, March 15

Religion, Politics and Culture Workshop

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

Tuesday, March 12

Russian Conversation Hour

Russian conversation hour for those learning the language. Refreshments are provided.

Wednesday, March 13

Russian Conversation Hour

Russian conversation hour for those learning the language. Refreshments are provided.

ShareStream Upgrade

The ShareStream upgrade brings new and easy-to-use media streaming tools to your Canvas course. Open to all Georgetown University Faculty and staff, these...

Tuesday, March 12

ShareStream Upgrade

The ShareStream upgrade brings new and easy-to-use media streaming tools to your Canvas course. Open to all Georgetown University Faculty and staff, these...

Thursday, March 14

ShareStream Upgrade

The ShareStream upgrade brings new and easy-to-use media streaming tools to your Canvas course. Open to all Georgetown University Faculty and staff, these...

Friday, March 15

Study Abroad 101

Study Abroad 101 will provide you with information about the Office of Global Education and study abroad at Georgetown! This session provides an overview of...

Wednesday, March 13

Study Abroad 101

Study Abroad 101 will provide you with information about the Office of Global Education and study abroad at Georgetown! This session provides an overview of...

Thursday, March 14

TBS Workshop: Grant Writing Workshop (GWW) Series

How to Write a Nongeneric Mentorship Plan and Impactful Cover Letter and Letters of Support & Collaboration with Dr. Kathryn Sandberg, Georgetown University

Friday, March 15

Wednesday, March 13

The Future of Higher Education in America: A Conversation with Chad Wellmon and Dean Chris Celenza

Please join us for a conversation about American higher education with Davis Chair Visiting Professor Chad Wellmon, leading voice in contemporary critical...

Sunday, March 17

The Jewish Queen Lear

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY THEATER & PERFORMANCE STUDIES PROGRAM IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THEATER J The Jewish Queen Lear Jacob Gordin's Mirele Efros English...

Saturday, March 16

The Jewish Queen Lear

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY THEATER & PERFORMANCE STUDIES PROGRAM IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THEATER J The Jewish Queen Lear Jacob Gordin's Mirele Efros English...

Wednesday, March 13

The Jewish Queen Lear

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY THEATER & PERFORMANCE STUDIES PROGRAM IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THEATER J The Jewish Queen Lear Jacob Gordin's Mirele Efros English...

Friday, March 15

The Jewish Queen Lear

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY THEATER & PERFORMANCE STUDIES PROGRAM IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THEATER J The Jewish Queen Lear Jacob Gordin's Mirele Efros English...

Monday, March 18

The Jewish Queen Lear

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY THEATER & PERFORMANCE STUDIES PROGRAM IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THEATER J The Jewish Queen Lear Jacob Gordin's Mirele Efros English...

Tuesday, March 12

The case of second-generation Spanish speakers in the United States

On the relationship between salient linguistic information and social perception: The case of second-generation Spanish speakers in the United States Please...

Thursday, March 14

Windows into Translation (WiT) "Targeting protein-protein interactions as experimental and therapeutic tools"

Department of Medicine presents: Windows into Translation Seminar Series "Targeting protein-protein interactions as experimental and therapeutic tools"

March 12 - 18, 2019