Events

February 22 - 28, 2020

Saturday, February 22

Greek Kafeneio

Looking for an informal and fun way to practice Modern Greek? Join as for conversation and coffee(free)every Friday!

Georgetown University Dance Company Spring Concert

Prof. Raina Lucas, Artistic Director Ethan Knecht (SFS ‘20), Student Director Georgetown University Dance Company, GU’s oldest dance organization on campus...

Hedda Gabler

Mask and Bauble Dramatic Society By Henrik Ibsen Adaptation by Patrick Marber Directed by Margaret Gleason Produced by Advait Arun Henrik Ibsen's most...

Sunday, February 23

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, February 24

Chinese Language Table

Come and practice your Chinese language skills. Beverages provided!

Japanese Language Table

Come and join us for informal conversations in Japanese. Beverages provided!

How to Write a Press Release

How do politicians and organizations decide what to say? What is the process for releasing policy proposals, press statements, or tweets? Join Rachael Parry,...

Dissertation Defense: Bonnie Carney

Candidate Name: Bonnie Carney Major: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Advisor: Dean Rosenthal, Ph.D. Title: Hypo-Pigmented Burn Hypertrophic Scar...

PhD Defense: Bonnie Carney

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Abstract: Despite good acute burn management, hypertrophic scars (HTSs) can develop, and HTS has been...

German Department Kulturstunde

Have you ever wondered… … what contemporary German Rap music sounds like? …how to cook/bake German food? … what phrases like „Chabos wissen wer der Babo...

Press Pause with Anna Naiyapatana

Press Pause serves as a space to engage contemplative practices that derive from diverse faiths, traditions, and cultures. Sessions provide an accessible,...

Tuesday, February 25

Breathe, Unwind & Restore: A Stress Management Workshop

Are you feeling stressed about upcoming exams? Overwhelmed by your thesis or capstone? Learn practical ways to approach midterms from mindfulness expert...

The Impact of John Henry Newman: Celebrating the Canonization of an Anglican and Catholic Saint

John Henry Newman (1801-1890) inspired many while living and has continued to inspire long after his death. An Anglican churchman, known for his sermons and...

The Amen Corner: The Life and Legacy of James Baldwin

James Baldwin’s play The Amen Corner tackles the role of the church in the black community. Baldwin, author of the breakthrough novel Go Tell It on the...

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...

Chaplains' Tea with the Buddhist and Silk Road Studies Initiative

Join Campus Ministry's chaplains and staff as we welcome the Buddhist and Silk Road Studies Initiative for tea, snacks, and conversation.

Physics Colloquium: Universal dynamics far from thermodynamic equilibrium

Joaquin Rodriguez Nieva, Stanford University Abstract: Quantum matter away from thermodynamic equilibrium can host a rich class of dynamical phenomena that...

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, February 26

Undergraduate First-Year Student Advisory Grades and Upperclass Student Deficiency Reports Due in Registrar's Office

Undergraduate First-Year Student Advisory Grades and Upperclass Student Deficiency Reports Due in Registrar's Office

Tuesday, February 25

Making $ense of Study Abroad:Expect the Unexpected

Make the most of your study abroad experience by enhancing your planning, financial, and budgeting skills for day-to-day living and weekend trips.

Tina Chang and John Murillo Reading

Please join us for a reading and talk featuring Tina Chang and John Murillo. Tina Chang is the author of the poetry collections Hybrida (2019), Of Gods &...

DNC South Carolina Debate Watch Party

Ahead of the 29th’s primary election in South Carolina, watch the 10th Democratic debate featuring the remaining lead candidates: Biden, Bloomberg,...

Wednesday, February 26

Korean Language Table

Come and speak with us in Korean. Beverages provided!

Road to 2020

Join us the evening of Wednesday, February 26, for a panel discussion focusing on the Road to 2020. Featuring Michael Steele (former chair of the RNC), Terry...

McCourt School Policy Breakfast with Bill Shpiece

The McCourt School will invite Bill Shpiece for a Policy Breakfast.

canvas

Do you need help with Canvas? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online office hours are designed to answer your Canvas questions...

Introduction to REDCap @ DML

REDCap is a secure web application to allow users to build and manage online surveys and databases, and to support data capture for research studies. This...

HAPI Hour Seminar: Coronavirus: Past, Present and Future

The M.S. Health & the Public Interest Program is pleased to present Dr. Erin Sorrell for a seminar session later this month. All Georgetown community members...

Celebrate EveryBODY

In recognition of National Eating Disorder Awareness (NEDA) Week at Georgetown University, we invite you to Celebrate EveryBODY with us at both of our...

Haitian Creole Speaking/Learning Hours

Come find out about the linguistic and cultural diversity of Francophone spaces. Open to speakers of all levels. Every Wednesday 6-7pm in the French Dpt...

Carolyn Forché: a Conversation on Resistance and Memory

Poet and Professor Carolyn Forché will be in conversation with NPR's Book Critic Maureen Corrigan and discuss her latest book What You Have Heard Is True A...

Underbelly: Performance Making and Environmental Illness Exposed

A zoom presentation by artist Julie Laffin in conversation with Professor Jennifer Fink.

Blood at the Root

Written by Dominique Morriseau Directed by Simi Sonubi (COL ‘20) Produced by Jaylen Simmons (COL ‘23) Blood at the Root is a prodigious ensemble play...

Thursday, February 27

Celebrate EveryBODY

In recognition of National Eating Disorder Awareness (NEDA) Week at Georgetown University, we invite you to Celebrate EveryBODY with us at both of our...

Dissertation Defense: Shannon Mooney

Candidate Name: Shannon Mooney Major: Linguistics Advisor: Jennifer Nycz, Ph.D. Title: Child Acquisition of Sociolinguistic Variation Children enter...

Massive Data in the Context of Refugee and Immigration Crises with Carleen Maitland

The Massive Data Institute and the Institute for the Study of International Migration is pleased to invite you to a discussion on Massive Data in the Context...

CNDLS Digital Learning Webinar Series: Discussion-Based Assessments

While many of us are familiar with basic online discussions and may even have used them, this webinar is designed to help faculty at all levels of...

Lecture Capture with Panopto (for GUMC)

Increase student engagement by using Panopto, the lecture capture software that allows you to record, post, and reuse your class lectures, and allows...

Celebrate EveryBODY

In recognition of National Eating Disorder Awareness (NEDA) Week at Georgetown University, we invite you to Celebrate EveryBODY with us at both of our...

BIOLOGY DEPARTMENTAL SEMINAR SERIES:

Weekly Departmental Seminar Series. Please join the Department of Biology on Thursday, 2/27/2020 at 12:30 pm for a talk by Dr. Seema Lakdawala, Assistant...

Decolonization Now

As part of the Decolonization Now series, the Department of English and the Global Medieval Studies program will be hosting two talks during a lunchtime...

 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...

Diskrepanzen der Grünen - eine Partei zwischen Programmatik, Realpolitik und Projektion

Lecture with Professor Matthias Fechner, University of Trier Since the turn of the millenium, the Green Party has enjoyed a remarkable period of success in...

Dissertation Defense: Hanwool Choe

Candidate Name: Hanwool Choe Major: Linguistics Advisor: Cynthia Gordon, Ph.D. Title: Online Family Talk: Technology, Identity, and Discourse in Korean...

OPT Application Mechanics: F-1 Off-Campus Authorization Workshop

This conversation with an IS Advisor and your fellow F-1 Students will deepen your understanding of the off-campus authorization available to you after your...

Physics Colloquium: Towards quantum computation with topological qubits

Jukka Vayrynen, Microsoft Station Q, UC Santa Barbara Abstract: Quantum computers promise to revolutionize computing by performing certain tasks...

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...

Asia in Depth Seminar with Sing-Chen Lydia Chiang

An Asia in Depth Seminar with Sing-Chen Lydia Chiang (Boston College)

Preparing medical students in caring for people with memory loss

Julia Langley, MA, Faculty Director, Arts and Humanities Program

Celebrate EveryBODY

In recognition of National Eating Disorder Awareness (NEDA) Week at Georgetown University, we invite you to Celebrate EveryBODY with us at both of our...

 Political Pageturners: A Very Stable Genius

From Pulitzer Prize winners Carol Leonnig, Washington Post’s national investigative reporter, and Philip Rucker, White House bureau chief, comes the new...

TBS Workshop @ Georgetown University

Grant Writing Workshop (GWW) Series: Peer Review Discussion on Career Development Plans

REWA Meet and Greet

Come learn about the Religion, Ethics, and World Affairs Minor (REWA) from alumni, current students, and Berkley Center staff. This informal gathering is...

Blood at the Root

Written by Dominique Morriseau Directed by Simi Sonubi (COL ‘20) Produced by Jaylen Simmons (COL ‘23) Blood at the Root is a prodigious ensemble play...

Friday, February 28

Arabic Conversation Sessions

Please join the Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies (AIS) for our weekly Arabic Conversation Sessions. These are free zero credit conversation sessions...

Urbis et Orbis: An Inaugural Georgetown- McGill Collaborative Symposium

To commemorate the signing of an interdepartmental exchange agreement with McGill University, Georgetown College and the Department of French and Francophone...

Chen Hu, Ph.D.

Speaker: Chen Hu, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Division of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Johns Hopkins...

French Conversation  Hour

Join us for French snacks and conversation! All levels of French are welcome.

Noah Smith (UW)

https://homes.cs.washington.edu/~nasmith/

GU Aging and Health Seminar | The Biggest Issue with Serving an Aging Population, and How Goodwin House is Bringing Solutions

The GU Aging & Health Program is pleased to present Robert Liebreich for a seminar session next month. All Georgetown community members and the public are...

GU Aging and Health Seminar | The Biggest Issue with Serving an Aging Population, and how Goodwin House is Bringing Solutions

As our country and the world ages, the lack of a workforce to serve the aging population is the greatest challenge faced by the industry. Hear how one local...

Friday Music Series: ​​​​​​​Nation Beat 

Co-sponsored with the Department of History In Nation Beat’s cross-cultural explorations, brass band and percussion explode in a jazz-infused, funkified New...

German Poetry and the Challenges of the Anthropocene

Roundtable panel with Matthias Fechner, Friederike Reents, Rainer Grübel, and Henrieke Stahl In recent years, many German-language poets have responded to...

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 Caffè

Italian students gather each friday for coffee and conversation.

CS Colloquium: Noah Smith (UW)

Language and Context I'll start this talk by summarizing the latest breakthrough in natural language processing: contextual word representations, giving a...

Greek Kafeneio

Looking for an informal and fun way to practice Modern Greek? Join as for conversation and coffee(free)every Friday!

BIOLOGY GRADUATE STUDENT SEMINAR SERIES

Weekly Graduate Student Seminars (WIPS) and Graduate Development Workshop. Please join the Department of Biology on Friday, Jan. 10, 2019, at 3:30 pm for a...

English Honors Thesis Proposal Workshop

Learn about inspiring Honors projects from current students, enjoy some delicious treats, and get all the information you will need to write a successful...

Requiem Mass – for the Souls of the Faithfully Departed of Georgetown University

Georgetown University Schola Cantorum Latin Mass – with Gregorian Chant All welcome to attend this Latin Mass with the GU Schola Cantorum, which offers...

Blood at the Root

Written by Dominique Morriseau Directed by Simi Sonubi (COL ‘20) Produced by Jaylen Simmons (COL ‘23) Blood at the Root is a prodigious ensemble play...

February 22 - 28, 2020