Events

March 13 - 19, 2019

Wednesday, March 13

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...

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...

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 &...

Russian Conversation Hour

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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.

Dissertation Defense: Lara Bryfonski

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

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...

Paul Novosad, Dartmouth College

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

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!

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"

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...

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...

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Hebrew Conversation Hour

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

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...

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...

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...

Georgetown Improv Association

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

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...

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

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...

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...

 Lina Meruane

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

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...

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....

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 19

Free Group Fitness Day

Join us for our FREE Group Fitness Day! All classes will be offered for FREE for current Yates Field House members. Spin - Zumba - Yoga - you name it! Grab a...

Africa Imagines: Reversing the Gaze

Through the West’s dominance in global media, we are used to viewing the world through a Western gaze, and through that gaze Africa south of the Sahara has...

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!

Russian Conversation Hour

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

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!

Chaplains' Tea with the India Initiative

Join Campus Ministry's chaplains and staff and our guest, the India Initiative, 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...

Discussion with Jason Moran and Alicia Hall Moran: Two Wings: The Music of Black America in Migration 

GU Distinguished Artist in Residence Pianist Jason Moran and his wife mezzo-soprano Alicia Hall Moran will discuss the process of creating their concert Two...

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.

IHS: The Capitalist Perestroika: Ronald Reagan's Restructuring of the Global Economy and the Cold War

Join Fritz Bartel of Yale University for a discussion on Reagan's role in the global economy during the Cold War on March 19 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in...

Allyship Workshop

Ever had the experience of cringing over an insensitive remark or discourteous behavior toward someone else, but not knowing whether or how to object or...

Connecting with LGBTQ Alumni

Transitioning from college to work life can be challenging, especially for LGBTQ students. This event provides an opportunity to reflect with and learn from...

The Spirituality of Chant, presented by Sr. Maria M. Kiely OSB, PhD

Georgetown University Schola Cantorum The Spirituality of Chant Presented by Sr. Maria M. Kiely OSB, PhD Since completing her PhD, Sr. Kiely has served as...

Film + Discussion: Milli's Awakening

In partnership with Georgetown University's BMW Center for German and European Studies and the Department of German, the Goethe-Institut Washington will host...

Dr. Dambisa Moyo, Global Economist

March 19th, 7:00 PM | Closing keynote by Dr. Dambisa Moyo, Global Economist Moderated by Scott Taylor Reception to follow, 2nd Floor Healy Hall Lannan...

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...

Mysticism in the Ordinary: The Call of Meditation in a Distracted Age

Georgetown University’s John Main Center for Meditation and Inter-Religious Dialogue University will host the Spring 2019 John Main Lecture on Tuesday, March...

March 13 - 19, 2019