Events

Friday, November 17

International Education Week

From November 13th to 17th, International Education Week (IEW) is an opportunity to celebrate international education and exchange worldwide. This joint...

Global Health Security Seminar Series: the Role of the World Bank in Advancing Global Health Security

Following the recent Zika and Ebola outbreaks, The World Bank Group (WBG) established the International Working Group on Financing Preparedness, which found...

Doctoral Project Defense: Jenna Benyounes

Candidate Name: Jenna Benyounes Major: Nursing Thesis Advisor: Julia Lange Kessler, DNP Title: Examining Clinician Attitudes on Sexual Health Assessment...

Resilience for Georgetown University Staff

What is the difference between people who fail and those who succeed? Research from the last 30 years suggest that it’s not education, training, or...

Dissertation Defense: Daniel Simonson

Candidate Name: Daniel Simonson Major: Linguistics Advisor: Anthony R. Davis, Ph.D. Title: Investigations of the Properties of Narrative...

Doctoral Project Defense: Ellen Mullarkey

Candidate Name: Ellen Mullarkey Major: Nursing Advisor: Colleen K. Norton, PhD Title: The Effects of Art Therapy on Hypertension in Black American...

Doctoral Project Defense: Becky Mitchell-Vaughn

Candidate Name: Becky Mitchell-Vaughn Major: Nursing Advisor: Maureen Kirkpatrick McLaughlin, Ph.D. Title: Education and Training for the Prevention of...

A Conversation with Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award Laureate Alfredo Romero

CLAS is honored to welcome back to the Hilltop Mr. Alfredo Romero (CLAS'94), a distinguished CLAS alum. Alfredo Romero was born in Caracas, Venezuela, and...

A Conversation with Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award Laureate Alfredo Romero

A Conversation with Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award Laureate Alfredo Romero CLAS is honored to welcome back to the Hilltop Mr. Alfredo Romero (CLAS'94),...

Dissertation Defense: Alaina Pearce

Candidate Name: Alaina Pearce Major: Psychology Advisor: Chandan J Vaidya, Ph.D. Neurocognitive Deficits in Pediatric Obesity In the United States, 20%...

Hypothermia Outreach Team (HOT) Training

Hypothermia Outreach Team Training in White Gravenor in White Gravenor 201B. Learn more information please check: https://csj.georgetown.edu/homelessnessweek

Passport Fair

Whether you are applying for your first passport or need to renew, the upcoming Passport Fair hosted by the Office of Global Education is the chance to get...

Doctoral Project Defense: Courtney Pladsen

Candidate Name: Courtney Pladsen Major: Nursing Advisor: Edilma Yearwood, Ph.D. Title: Effects of an Education Intervention on Implementing a Social...

CS Colloquium: Ben Van Durme (JHU)

Universal Decompositional Semantics The dominant strategy for capturing a symbolic representation of natural language has focussed on...

Soft Matter Seminar: Fracturing Gels with Bubbles

Dr. Edwin Chan, Mechanics of Polymers and Interfaces, NIST Abstract: The fracture behavior of thermoreversible biopolymer gels, such as gelatin gels, is...

Doctoral Project Defense: Nicole Srednicki

Candidate Name: Nicole Srednicki Major: Nursing Thesis Advisor: Margaret Slota D.N.P. Title: Exploring a Change in Meditation Practice Using...

Doctoral Project Defense: Randulf Erguiza

Candidate Name: Randulf V. Erguiza Major: Nursing Advisor: Irene Jillson, Ph.D. Title: Effect of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Education on Sexual...

Doctoral Project Defense: Nicole Fontenot

Candidate Name: Nicole Marie Fontenot Major: Nursing Advisor: Krista White, Ph.D. Title: Using Evidence-Based Debriefing to Combat Moral Distress in...

Earth Treks Climbing

Join OE for an Earth Treks indoor climbing trip. $20 includes transportation, entry to the gym, equipment, and belaying by the OE staff. Already have a...

Religion, Politics and Culture Workshop

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

Doctoral Project Defense: Amy Larson

Candidate Name: Amy Larson Major: Nursing Advisor: Ella T. Heitzler, Ph.D. Title: Effect of an Educational Intervention for Healthcare Providers on Body...

Blackboard Training Webinar: Building Your Course

Georgetown faculty and staff, come learn how to build your course in Blackboard. The following are some of the topics that will be covered: how to make...

Dissertation Defense: Brendan Sheridan

Candidate Name: Brendan Sheridan Major: Computer Science Advisor: Jeremy Fineman, Ph.D. Title: Parallel Scheduling with Batching This work provides and...

 Friday Music Series: Brent Green

Self-taught animator Brent Green will present his films--which have screened at Sundance and been showcased in museum collections at MoMA and the American...

Interdisciplinarity and research on NSF programs: Implications for impact and funding

For those of you strategizing the angle for your next NSF proposal, you'll want to attend this!

Colloquium Talk Series

Title of Talk: Mathematical Models for the Propagation of the Cane Toad Speaker: Nils Caillerie, Georgetown University Date: Friday, November 17th, 2017 @...

Hunger and Homelessness Week - Street Sense Poetry and Art Slam

Come and enjoy poetry by people who are or have experienced homelessness. During the week of November 13, 2017, the Center for Social Justice host a Hunger...

A Conversation with Architect and Educator, Meejin Yoon, MIIT Architecture Head

Georgetown University, Department of Urban Planning and Course 704.1 Why Architecture Matters in collaboration with MIT Architecture Alumni invite you to a...

Rangila Staff and Faculty Ticket Sales 2017

This link is for the Friday, November 17 show which will run from 7:00pm - 10:00pm. Doors open at 6:30pm. Attention all Georgetown University staff and...

The Donn B. Murphy One-Acts Festival

Featuring Roots By Devika Ranjan (COL ’17) including staged readings & outside performances Directed by Gabriel Berkowitz (COL ’20) Produced by Christian...

Black Phriday

Join the Georgetown Black Student Alliance and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Nu Beta Chapter for a Friday you won't forget!

Friday, November 17