Events

August 21 - September 19, 2018

Tuesday, August 21

Canvas Days: August 14-15 & 21-22

The Center for New Designs in Learning and Scholarship (CNDLS) and University Information Services (UIS) invite you to Canvas Days, August 14-15 and 21-22,...

Canvas Migration Support Office Hours

Do you need help moving from Blackboard to Canvas? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online sessions provide guidance for migrating...

Wednesday, August 22

Canvas Days: August 14-15 & 21-22

The Center for New Designs in Learning and Scholarship (CNDLS) and University Information Services (UIS) invite you to Canvas Days, August 14-15 and 21-22,...

Thursday, August 23

Walk with Charles

No need to change your clothes or shoes. Just show up and stroll. This walk is approximately 1 mile. Go at your pace. Just go. Every Thursday, 12:30pm, Healy...

Canvas Migration Support Office Hours

Do you need help moving from Blackboard to Canvas? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online sessions provide guidance for migrating...

Friday, August 24

NSO Movie Night on the Lawn

Fly your broomstick to Copley Lawn to spend a night under the stars with your fellow Hoyas, a great movie, and delicious theater snacks!

Saturday, August 25

NSO Chaplains' Tea

Students, parents and families are invited to meet Georgetown's chaplains for a reception and conversation during New Student Orientation. All are welcome!

NSO Information and Services Fair

Get your questions answered and learn more about the services Georgetown and our DC partners offer.

NSO Sacred Spaces Tour

Check out Georgetown's worship and contemplative spaces

NSO Welcome Session

Meet your Orientation Advisor (OA) and get excited for the next few days!

NSO Transfer Welcome Session

Get a star-studded welcome to the Transfer Experience with a Mocktail Happy Hour and panel discussion with fellow new transfers and previous transfers.

NSO Jesuit Values Panel

Campus Ministry chaplains speak to the Class of 2022 about the University’s Jesuit values and how they shape life at Georgetown.

NSO Night Out at Platform 37th & O

Join your fellow new witches and wizards for a fun night at Platform 37th & O! There will be a themed photo booth, a dancefloor, refreshments, games, GU swag...

NSO Transfer Block Party

Come meet fellow transfers and enjoy some of DC’s best dessert trucks! Play in the transfer volleyball tournament or just hang out on a hammock. Also, join...

Sunday, August 26

NSO Hindu Āratī

Hindu Life welcomes you and your families to join in a short Āratī to bless the new school year, followed by breakfast and networking with students from the...

NSO Jewish Student Bagel Brunch

Please join us for this casual and scrumptious opportunity for new students and their families to meet and schmooze with new and returning Jewish students,...

NSO Muslim Student Welcome Brunch

New students and families are invited to this breakfast reception to meet the Muslim Life staff and returning students.

NSO Protestant Worship & Welcome Breakfast

Join us for a worship experience that celebrates the vibrant and diverse Protestant community at Georgetown. Afterwards, we invite you to mingle with the...

NSO Welcome Mass

All are invited to attend this Catholic liturgy to welcome new students and their families.

Convocation Ceremony

Convocation is one of the most treasured traditions for new students and families during NSO. This is the ceremonial matriculation of new students into the...

Convocation Ceremony

Convocation is one of the most treasured traditions for new students and families during NSO. This is the ceremonial matriculation of new students into the...

NSO Goodbye Lunch

New students, families, staff, and faculty are all invited to gather together for a boxed lunch at the respective campus locations. This is the final planned...

NSO Goodbye Lunch

New students, families, staff, and faculty are all invited to gather together for a boxed lunch at the respective campus locations. This is the final planned...

NSO Hoya RealTalk & I Am Ready

Hoya RealTalk: An interactive performance about the choices, challenges, and changes experienced by students during their time on the Hilltop. I Am Ready: A...

NSO Hoya RealTalk/I Am Ready

Hoya RealTalk: An interactive performance about the choices, challenges, and changes experienced by students during their time on the Hilltop. I Am Ready: A...

NSO Diagon Alley Performing Arts Showcase

Lights, Camera, Accio! Come join us in the HFSC Great Room for a magical showcase of Georgetown’s various performing arts groups, including A Capella,...

Monday, August 27

Graduate Financial Aid Drop-In Hours

All graduate students are invited to drop by the Car Barn (Room 410) on Monday, August 27, 2018 from 12 noon until 4:00p.m. to meet with Financial Aid...

NSO Pep Rally

Join us as we get excited for the upcoming 2018-2019 Hoya Basketball Season with a Pep Rally led by NSO and Hoya Blue! Come support and see Coach Ewing and...

(Free) Biostatistics & Bioinformatics Consultation Services

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

NSO Marino Family International Writers’ Academic Workshop

Join author Madeleine Thien, President DeGioia, Provost Groves, the University Librarian, Georgetown faculty and your classmates for a lecture and discussion...

Downtown Military-Connected Open House

Georgetown University’s Veterans Office would like to welcome all incoming and returning Military Hoyas, including service members, veterans, military...

NSO Pluralism in Action

Explore diversity at Georgetown through the personal stories of your fellow Hoyas. Pluralism in Action is a night that celebrates the myriad of paths and...

NSO Hogsmeade Scavenger Hunt

Join other transfer students in a scavenger hunt of Monumental proportions around DC’s Hogsmeade (aka the National Mall)! Prizes await those who reign...

NSO QUADwizard Cup

We all loved the Triwizard Cup in Happy Potter and the Goblet of Fire, so come out to the Southwest Quad and wind down with us for a casual and relaxed...

Tuesday, August 28

Graduate School New Student Induction

All new main campus graduate students are encouraged to attend the Graduate School's New Student Induction program where Georgetown University Deans, the...

Invited podium talk by Dr Yuriy Gusev at Immuno-Oncology summit

Dr. Yuriy Gusev from the Innovation Center for Biomedical Informatics at Georgetown University will be an invited speaker on Day 2 of this conference . The...

Canvas Migration Support Office Hours

Do you need help moving from Blackboard to Canvas? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online sessions provide guidance for migrating...

Center for Social Justice Open House

Georgetown University Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching & Service (CSJ) invites Class of 2022 Hoyas to our NSO Open House! Get to know CSJ's 100+...

F-1 Pre-Completion Off-Campus Authorization Session

Learn about F-1 on-campus employment, Curricular Practical Training (CPT), Pre-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT), Work with an International...

Welcome Back Jack! BBQ Lunch

After the Graduate Student Convocation and information sessions, plan to step outside and enjoy the free 'Welcome Back, Jack!' BBQ lunch to kickstart your...

Georgetown University Department of Performing Arts open house

Meet with Department of Performing Arts students and faculty to receive information on performing opportunities in music, theater, and dance throughout the...

Mass of the Holy Spirit

The Mass of the Holy Spirit is a tradition among Jesuit academic institutions dating to 1548 in which the community gathers to thank God for the gifts of...

NSO Destination: D.C.

Meet with your OA group as you explore what Georgetown and the surrounding DC area has to offer during your years on the Hilltop. Get any last questions...

NSO Magical Transfer Kayaking

Take a break from the Hogwarts Castle with a tour of the Georgetown Waterfront via kayaks. Come explore why we call ourselves “swift Potomac’s lovely daughter!”

Bioinformatics for Immuno-Oncology and Translational Research

Bioinformatics for Immuno-Oncology and Translational Research - a short course. In this course, we cover major applications of Big Data, bioinformatics and...

NSO Closing Ceremony

This final event of NSO marks the beginning of your Georgetown experience. Learn about the values and traditions that form our home on the Hilltop. You will...

Wednesday, August 29

Help-a-Hoya

Lost? Need directions? Want some GWOW swag? Head to our tables on Healy Lawn, Regents Lawn, and outside Arrupe! Our Welcome Ambassadors & staff members would...

Rob Pruitt's Flea Market

A flea market, where the commercial and creative collide, where diverse vendors come together to sell their various wares at affordable prices. There's...

Migrate to Panopto from Echo360

Georgetown University has finalized an agreement with Panopto, a cloud-based lecture capture service, to replace services previously provided by Echo360....

RefWorks 101 @ DML

Dahlgren Memorial Library (DML) invites you to learn about RefWorks bibliographic management tool available to the Georgetown community. This workshop...

Dissertation Defense: Stephen DeVito

Candidate Name: Stephen DeVito Major: Tumor Biology Advisor: Rabindra Roy, Ph.D. Title: Novel Base Excision Repair And Hypoxanthine In Live Human...

Accelerate Your Career at The Jackson Laboratory

Join the Jackson Laboratory for an exclusive webinar just for Georgetown! Heather Dillon, University Relations Specialist, The Jackson Laboratory, will...

Main Campus Military-Connected Student Open House

Georgetown University’s Veterans Office would like to welcome all incoming and returning Military Hoyas, including service members, veterans, military...

Thursday, August 30

Help-a-Hoya

Lost? Need directions? Want some GWOW swag? Head to our tables on Healy Lawn, Regents Lawn, and outside Arrupe! Our Welcome Ambassadors & staff members would...

Campus Ministry Open House

Campus Ministry invites all students to drop by the Open House, meet our chaplains and staff, see what the department has to offer, ask questions about the...

BIOLOGY DEPARTMENTAL SEMINAR SERIES:

Weekly Departmental Seminar Series. Please join the Department of Biology on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 12:30 pm for a talk on Inferring the Ancestry of...

Walk with Charles

No need to change your clothes or shoes. Just show up and stroll. This walk is approximately 1 mile. Go at your pace. Just go. Every Thursday, 12:30pm, Healy...

Canvas Migration Support Office Hours

Do you need help moving from Blackboard to Canvas? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online sessions provide guidance for migrating...

Bed Bath & Beyond Carnival Trip

Georgetown Weeks of Welcome & Interhall Council have rented out the Chinatown Bed Bath & Beyond just for you! Come play games, eat food, and buy all your...

Friday, August 31

Help-a-Hoya

Lost? Need directions? Want some GWOW swag? Head to our tables on Healy Lawn, Regents Lawn, and outside Arrupe! Our Welcome Ambassadors & staff members would...

Saturday, September 1

Hoyas for Others Day

Welcome Class of 2022! You're invited to learn about Georgetown's tradition of community service and commitment to social justice by participating in Hoyas...

Monday, September 3

Hoya Tees

Come to Healy Lawn for super cheap T-shirts as well as music and food! All money goes to the Georgetown Scholarship Fund.

(Free) Biostatistics & Bioinformatics Consultation Services

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

Welcome Back BBQ

Kick off the school year with Catholic Ministry. Join us for refreshments, food, and volleyball. All students are welcome. Should it rain, the event will be...

Tuesday, September 4

Canvas Migration Support Office Hours

Do you need help moving from Blackboard to Canvas? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online sessions provide guidance for migrating...

Welcome Back Chaplains' Tea

Campus Ministry chaplains and staff invites the Class of 2022 to the first Chaplains' Tea of the 2018-19 school year. Enjoy tea, snacks, and conversation...

InSite Information Session

Join Kenny Tan, McDonough School of Business MBA Candidate, for an information session to learn more about the InSITE Graduate Fellowship. The InSITE...

J-1 Employment Authorization Session

Learn about J-1 on-campus employment, J-1 Academic Training (AT), Social Security Numbers (SSN) and tax basics. Discuss authorization opportunities with an...

Wednesday, September 5

F-1 Pre-Completion Off-Campus Authorization Session

Learn about F-1 on-campus employment, Curricular Practical Training (CPT), Pre-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT), Work with an International...

Migrate to Panopto from Echo360

Georgetown University has finalized an agreement with Panopto, a cloud-based lecture capture service, to replace services previously provided by Echo360....

Human Domain Solutions Info Session

Join Nathan Gwira, a current SSP candidate, for an information session to learn about potential opportunities with Human Domain Solutions. Human Domain...

Career Seminar for Freshmen

Whether you are just starting to put a resume together, or want some help polishing your cover letters, come learn more about how to make your documents work...

Writing Effective Resumes and Cover Letters

Whether you are just starting to put a resume together, or want some help polishing your cover letters, come learn more about how to make your documents work...

IBM Information Session

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing...

APS Skills Seminar: Communication and Negotiation Skills Seminar for Women

Evangeline J. Downie, Department of Physics, George Washington University In every aspect of life and career, negotiation is necessary and unavoidable. To...

Thursday, September 6

CENTILE presents the IAMSE Fall 2018 Webinar Series - Evolution and Revolution in Medical Education: Technology in the 21st Century

The Fall 2018 IAMSE Webinar series explores the role of multiple technologies in supporting and guiding the evolution of 21st century medical education. This...

Okay, So Tell Me About Yourself?

Use your story to launch a conversation and/or impress your interviewers. Learn how to market your skills and experiences quickly and effectively. Find your...

Walk with Charles

No need to change your clothes or shoes. Just show up and stroll. This walk is approximately 1 mile. Go at your pace. Just go. Every Thursday, 12:30pm, Healy...

Career Chat with U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services

Daniel Delgado (CLAS '15), External Affairs Advisor at U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, will be...

F-1 Post-Completion OPT Information Session

Learn about F-1 Post-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT) work authorization, the 24 STEM OPT Extension, Social Security Numbers (SSN) and tax...

Graduate Student Welcome BBQ and Organization Fair

All graduate students and graduate faculty are invited to attend the Graduate Student Welcome BBQ and Organization Fair (with free food and drinks!). Come...

Friday, September 7

Fall Open House

Join us in the GCC Suite (ICC 305) to meet the Career Center staff and get a new headshot for your LinkedIn profile! 15-minute resume reviews will also be...

F-1 Pre-Completion Off-Campus Authorization Session

Learn about F-1 on-campus employment, Curricular Practical Training (CPT), Pre-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT), Work with an International...

Psychology Colloquium: Living in Pasteur's Quadrant: Navigating the Uncharted Waters between Basic and Applied Research

Speaker Kathy Hirsh-Pasek Lefkowitz Faculty Fellow, Temple University Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution Title Living in Pasteur's Quadrant: Navigating...

Deloitte Information Session

This session will provide important information about Deloitte’s Federal Consulting practice and review key application deadlines for 2018 full-time...

Interviewing Well

This workshop will cover the basics of interview preparation, including practicing sample questions and learning strategies for polishing your responses.

University of Oxford Information Session

Interested in studying at Oxford for the 2019-20 academic year? Join the Office of Global Education for this information session which will go over both the...

BIOLOGY GRADUATE STUDENT SEMINAR SERIES

Weekly Graduate Student Seminars (WIPS) and Graduate Development Workshop. Please join the Department of Biology on Friday, September 7, 2018, at 3:30 pm...

Saturday, September 8

5th Annual Consulting Day

Join the GCC for an exciting twist on our 5th Annual Consulting Day. This year’s day-long immersive experience is jam-packed with opportunities to give you...

CAB Activities & Organizations Fair

The CAB Activities & Organizations Fair, hosted by the Council of Advisory Boards, is one of the biggest traditions for Hoyas on the Hilltop. More than 200...

Sunday, September 9

Erev Rosh Hashanah Service

The Georgetown University Jewish Community continues its tradition of opening its doors to the greater DC community for the Jewish High Holy Day...

Monday, September 10

GUSVA Jesuit Breakfast

Rev. Ronald Murphy, S.J. is hosting a Jesuit Breakfast in collaboration with GUSVA and Dog Tag Bakery Inc. for the Georgetown University military community...

Rosh Hashanah Service

The Georgetown University Jewish Community continues its tradition of opening its doors to the greater DC community for the Jewish High Holy Day...

(Free) Biostatistics & Bioinformatics Consultation Services

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

Admissions Webinars

Webinars will be hosted by McCourt representatives from Admissions and Student & Academic Affairs who will provide additional information regarding McCourt's...

Tuesday, September 11

Canvas Migration Support Office Hours

Do you need help moving from Blackboard to Canvas? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online sessions provide guidance for migrating...

LinkedIn Lab

This interactive workshop will focus on building your brand through your LinkedIn profile. A member of our coaching team will guide you through all of the...

Physics Colloquium: Prof. Sadegh Kochfar, University of Edinburgh

Prof. Sadegh Kochfar, University of Edinburgh

Wednesday, September 12

Sit Back and Relax: Yates Seated Chair Massage Event

Come by Yates Field House for a FREE 15-minute chair massage! Offered once a month on a first come, first serve basis from 11:00am-6:00pm.

Migrate to Panopto from Echo360

Georgetown University has finalized an agreement with Panopto, a cloud-based lecture capture service, to replace services previously provided by Echo360....

Career Exploration Seminar for Seniors

Seniors! You are not the only one who doesn't have a job yet! Join us to build your career story and a job search strategy that will help you move forward...

International Republican Institute Information Session

Join Kathleen Schmermund (MSFS '13) for an information session to learn about potential opportunities within the International Republican Institute. IRI is...

Graduate Fairs: Idealist NYC

McCourt will be hosting tables at a number of Graduate Fairs across the globe.

93 Days Screening & Panel

Please join us for a screening of the Nigerian film 93 Days. 93 Days is based on the true story of men and women who risked their lives to fight the 2014...

Thursday, September 13

CENTILE presents the IAMSE Fall 2018 Webinar Series - Evolution and Revolution in Medical Education: Technology in the 21st Century

The Fall 2018 IAMSE Webinar series explores the role of multiple technologies in supporting and guiding the evolution of 21st century medical education. This...

 BIOLOGY DEPARTMENTAL SEMINAR SERIES:

Weekly Departmental Seminar Series. Please join the Department of Biology on Thursday, September 13, 2018, at 12:30 pm for a talk on “Staphylococcus...

Walk with Charles

No need to change your clothes or shoes. Just show up and stroll. This walk is approximately 1 mile. Go at your pace. Just go. Every Thursday, 12:30pm, Healy...

University of Oxford Information Session

Interested in studying at Oxford for the 2019-20 academic year? Join the Office of Global Education for this information session which will go over both the...

Avascent Information Session

Join Stephen Okin (SSP '16) for an information session to learn about potential opportunities within Avascent. Avascent is the leading strategy and...

Health, Science, Analytics, & Technology Career Fair

Every year, we bring employers from around the country to recruit Georgetown students and alumni for full-time and internship opportunities in a variety of...

Applicant & Alumni Regional Information Sessions & Reception: NYC

oin McCourt representatives and alumni in your area! Each of these regional events will begin with a short Admissions information session which will run...

Nicaragua in Crisis

Over 400 unarmed Nicaraguans have been killed by President Ortega's police and paramilitary forces since April 2018. Civil society, the press, church...

Friday, September 14

Annual Career Fair 2018

Every year, we bring employers from around the country to recruit Georgetown students and alumni for full-time and internship opportunities in a variety of...

F-1 Post-Completion OPT Information Session

Learn about F-1 Post-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT) work authorization, the 24 STEM OPT Extension, Social Security Numbers (SSN) and tax...

CS Colloquium: Dave Levin   (UMD)

http://www.cs.umd.edu/~dml/ Will be announced.

Religion, Politics and Culture Workshop

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

Weekly Graduate Student Seminars (WIPS) and Graduate Development Workshop.

Please join the Department of Biology on Friday, September 14, 2018, at 3:30 pm for a workshop on Public Speaking:Seminars, Teaching and Conferences....

Field Day

Join Georgetown Weeks of Welcome for a night full of games and fun! Play soccer, hula hoop, or participate in a relay race.

GEMA Rocks VIII: All Together Now

A brand-new show packed with tremendously talented student & alumni singers, songwriters, comedians, and musicians representing five decades of Georgetown...

Saturday, September 15

Georgetown Community Day

Each fall, join neighbors, students, faculty, and staff for a day of fun and family-friendly activities at Georgetown Community Day! Festivities include face...

GEMA Rocks VIII: All Together Now

A brand-new show packed with tremendously talented student & alumni singers, songwriters, comedians, and musicians representing five decades of Georgetown...

Sunday, September 16

Applicant & Alumni Regional Information Sessions & Reception: Boston

Join McCourt representatives and alumni in your area! Each of these regional events will begin with a short Admissions information session. A reception...

Monday, September 17

Soft Matter Seminar: Pavlik Lettinga, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Institute of Complex Systems

Pavlik Lettinga, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Institute of Complex Systems

(Free) Biostatistics & Bioinformatics Consultation Services

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

IDinsight Information Session

IDinsight fights global poverty by making cutting-edge data and evidence tools work for decision-makers. We don’t just “do research” or “generate evidence” —...

RAND Corporation Information Session

The RAND Corporation is a non-partisan, not-for-profit research organization that works to inform government decision-making through research and analysis. ...

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...

Graduate Fairs: Idealist Boston

McCourt will be hosting tables at a number of Graduate Fairs across the globe.

Tuesday, September 18

University of Oxford Information Session

Interested in studying at Oxford for the 2019-20 academic year? Join the Office of Global Education for this information session which will go over both the...

Canvas Migration Support Office Hours

Do you need help moving from Blackboard to Canvas? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online sessions provide guidance for migrating...

Physics Colloquium: Looking at industrial physics through optical windows

Dr. Jue Wang, Corning Advanced Optics Advanced Optics serves diverse markets including Aerospace and Defense, Astronomy, Telecommunications, Displays,...

F-1 Post-Completion OPT Information Session

Learn about F-1 Post-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT) work authorization, the 24 STEM OPT Extension, Social Security Numbers (SSN) and tax...

Kol Nidrei Service

The Georgetown University Jewish Community continues its tradition of opening its doors to the greater DC community for the Jewish High Holy Day...

Wednesday, September 19

Migrate to Panopto from Echo360

Georgetown University has finalized an agreement with Panopto, a cloud-based lecture capture service, to replace services previously provided by Echo360....

Career Exploration Seminar for Juniors

Join us to build your career story and an internship search strategy that will help you move forward with confidence. Here's what students had to say after...

Leveraging the Hoya Network

Georgetown University alumni are doing incredible work across the country and around the world. Explore tools to connect with other Hoyas through LinkedIn,...

Prospective Student Online Chat

Ask Us Remotely. Please join McCourt School staff and students in an Online Chat where you can get answers to your questions on academic affairs, admissions,...

Pyxera Global Office Hours

Come, speak one on one with a recruiter from Pyxera Global. No appointment needed.

Pyxera Global Information Session

At the forefront of global engagement, PYXERA Global facilitates mutually beneficial partnerships between the public, private, and social sectors that...

Yom Kippur Evening Service

The Georgetown University Jewish Community continues its tradition of opening its doors to the greater DC community for the Jewish High Holy Day...

Yom Kippur Morning Service

The Georgetown University Jewish Community continues its tradition of opening its doors to the greater DC community for the Jewish High Holy Day...

August 21 - September 19, 2018