Academic Events Events

March 28 - April 3, 2019

Thursday, March 28

Persian Corner

Please join us for Persian Tea, Conversation, Snacks, and Games. Speakers of all backgrounds, dialects, and levels are welcome! Funded in part by the...

Georgetown Entrepreneurship Challenge - Medical Campus

Have an awesome health care startup idea that should be heard? Want to hear from incredible entrepreneurs in the health care industry? Join StartupHoyas MED...

Friday, March 29

Dissertation Defense: Kruti Vekaria

Candidate Name: Kruti Vekaria Major: Psychology Advisor: Abigail Marsh, Ph.D. Title: Generosity Across Time and Space: Examining the Roles of Temporal...

German Department - 2019 Blitzlicht Conference

The German Department of Georgetown University is pleased to announce the 2019 Blitzlicht Conference, featuring 5-10 minute presentations from undergraduate...

Hebrew Conversation Hour

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

Cold Summer of '53 - Movie Screening

"Cold Summer of 53" (Холодное лето 53-го) (1988) is an impressive story of two political exiles struggling for survival in a distant village in the north of...

Monday, April 1

Dissertation Defense: Alexandria Marsters

Candidate Name: Alexandria Marsters Major: Linguistics Advisor: Natalie Schilling, Ph.D. "Hate Speech Leads To Hateful Actions": A Corpus and Discourse...

FREE BIOSTATISTICS AND BIOINFORMATICS CONSULTATION SERVICES

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

Tuesday, April 2

Russian Conversation Hour

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

Physics Colloquium: Hybrid Forecasting of Complex Systems: Combining Machine Learning with Knowledge-based Models

Prof. Michelle Girvan, University of Maryland In recent years, machine learning methods such as "deep learning" have proven enormously successful for tasks...

Lecture with Dr. Andrea Geier, Max Kade Visiting Professor

Please join the German Department for a lecture with Dr. Andrea Geier titled "Als Geisteswissenschaftler*in auf Twitter? Über Wissenschaftskommunikation in...

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...

Wednesday, April 3

Dissertation Defence: Raymond Rounds

Candidate Name: Raymond Rounds Major: Government Advisor: Andrew Bennett, Ph.D. Title: Sourcing Air Supremacy: Determinants of Change in the International...

Dissertation Defense: Daniel Threet

Candidate Name: Daniel Keith Threet Major: Philosophy Advisor: Henry S. Richardson, Ph.D. Title: Relational Egalitarianism and Informal Social...

Dissertation Defense: Jeffrey Cohn

Candidate Name: Jeffrey Cohn Major: Physics Advisor: James Freericks, Ph.D. Title: Exploring Nature with Quantum Simulators and Digital Quantum...

Dissertation Defense: Dario Sansone

Candidate Name: Dario Sansone Major: Economics Advisor: Garance Genicot, Ph.D. Title: Essays in Applied Microeconomics My dissertation focuses on...

Russian Conversation Hour

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

March 28 - April 3, 2019