Events

September 23 - 29, 2019

Monday, September 23

Canvas, Part I: Creating and Managing a Course (for GUMC)

This Canvas workshop is for GUMC faculty and staff. In this workshop, participants will learn the Canvas skills for: Creating and managing course...

FREE BIOSTATISTICS AND BIOINFORMATICS CONSULTATION SERVICES

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

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...

OPT Concepts: 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...

A Conversation with Terry Duffy

Terry Duffy serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the CME Group. Terry will talk about his own career path as well as how he has lead CME Group...

Idealist Grad School Fair: Washington, DC, 9/23

Idealist.org's mission is to turn intention into action. Through our Grad School program, we help prospective students find the perfect program to help them...

Making $ense of Study Abroad: Scholarship Essay Writing

Thinking about submitting a scholarship application to help pay for your study abroad program? Did you know that Georgetown was named as one of the Top...

Press Pause & Meditate

Press Pause offers space to engage contemplative practices from diverse spiritual and religious traditions. Open and accessible to all, these weekly sessions...

Tuesday, September 24

Data, Digital + Social Impact Seminar Series

During the Fall 2019 semester, the Digital Service Collaborative at the Beeck Center for Social Impact + Innovation at Georgetown University is offering a...

The Iceberg Problem

Join FutureEd & New Classrooms on Tuesday, Sept. 24 in Washington, D.C. for a provocative conversation about the hidden truths of students' unfinished...

Canvas, Part II: Adding Assignments and Assessments (for GUMC)

This Canvas workshop is for GUMC faculty and staff. In this workshop, participants will learn the Canvas skills for: Dispensing assignments and providing...

ICBI Seminar Series: Scaling Genomic Data Science on a Modern Precision Medicine Platform

The Innovation Center For Biomedical Informatics (ICBI) at Georgetown University is hosting a Seminar titled "Scaling Genomic Data Science on a Modern...

Russian Conversation Hour

Russian conversation hour for those learning the language.

Chaplains' Tea

Join Campus Ministry's chaplains and staff for tea, snacks, and informal conversation. Immediately after, please join us for our weekly Prayer for Peace and...

Physics Colloquium: Structured Light-Matter Interactions in Engineered Photonic Media

Prof. Natalia Litchinitser, Duke University Abstract: Structured light and structured matter are two fascinating branches of modern optics that recently...

The Quick & Dirty Mini Ed Series

Join us for our 30-minute sessions where you will gain useful wellness knowledge that you can begin incorporating into everyday life! Fall 2019...

Career Exploration Seminar for Freshmen

Start your career planning in community with other Freshmen. You’ll walk away with a better sense of the importance of story, skills and strategy in your...

Prayer for Peace and Justice

Join Campus Ministry's chaplains and staff for an interfaith prayer for Peace and Justice. Immediately following Chaplains' Tea.

Data, Digital + Social Impact Seminar Series

During the Fall 2019 semester, the Digital Service Collaborative at the Beeck Center for Social Impact + Innovation at Georgetown University is offering a...

Ilya Kaminsky and John James Reading

Please join us for a reading and talk featuring Georgetown alumni Ilya Kaminsky and John James. Ilya Kaminsky is the author of Deaf Republic (2019) and...

Tuesdays with Liz: Disability Policy for All - Live from Georgetown University

Self-advocate and activist Liz Weintraub hosts this lecture/forum live from Georgetown. Liz will interview Claudia L. Gordon, one of President Barack Obama’s...

Wednesday, September 25

Check Your Blind Spots Bus Tour

We may not even realize we’re making judgments or assumptions about people’s character, abilities and potential. That’s our unconscious biases or blind spots...

Faculty and Staff Headshots

The university photographer is hosting multiple sessions this spring for faculty and staff headshots: 9/25, 10/23, 11/05 and 12/03. Sessions are free for...

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...

Euskeraren Ordua: Basque Coffee Hour

Looking for an informal way to practice your Basque? Attend a coffee hour hosted by the Spanish and Portuguese Department in ICC 400! Coffee, tea, and snacks...

Russian Conversation Hour

Russian conversation hour for those learning the language.

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...

Preparing for the Career Fair

Learn how to prepare for this annual event, which attracts around 100 employers annually from a wide variety of industries. The fair is scheduled for Friday,...

Gerald Prince, "What's Going On in the Contemporary French Novel"

Gerald Prince, a preeminent literary theorist and critic, is the author of several books, including notable works on narratology and, most recently, the...

HAPI Hour Seminar: Orgasms for Sale, The Promise & Perils of Treatments for Female Sexual Desire Disorder

Cindy Pearson is the National Women's Health Network (NWHN) Executive Director, responsible for the organization’s overall direction and activities. Cindy...

Global Medieval Studies Fall Reception

Global Medieval Studies’ annual fall reception will take place this year on Sept. 25 in Dahlgren Quadrangle for Georgetown faculty, graduate students, and...

History Before Your Eyes: Chronicling Hong Kong’s Summer of Discontent

Returning early this summer to his native of Hong Kong, Jeffrey Ngo, a Ph.D. student in the Department of History, was caught up in the widespread protests...

Study Abroad 101

Come to the Office of Global Education's Study Abroad 101 session to learn about our various programs and how to apply. Follow the link to RSVP:...

Study Abroad 101

Come to the Office of Global Education's Study Abroad 101 session to learn about our various programs and how to apply. Follow the link to RSVP:...

Open House: Beeck Center for Social Impact + Innovation

Visit the Beeck Center for our annual open house. This evening event will be filled with fun activities and refreshments. You'll hear from staff and students...

Psychology Experience in Non-Academic Careers Information Session

Psychology Experience in Non-Academic Careers Information Session Wednesday, September 25 at 6:30pm Wright Lounge (Rm. 311-C) White-Gravenor Hall Join us...

Georgetown University Day at Nats Park

Come out and show your Hoya pride as the Nationals host Georgetown University Day at the ballpark! Join Georgetown alumni, students, parents, faculty and...

Thursday, September 26

GU Women in Impact Investing Event

Lisa Hall, Beeck Center Fair Finance Lead + Director of Re-imagining Community Investing leads a panel on Demystifying Impact Investing, followed by a case...

Analyzing Unstructured Data in Python: McCourt Executive Institute

Transforming Leaders, Transforming Policy. Enhance, Energize, and Expand your professional skills throughout the year with the McCourt Executive Institute....

Data Reasoning in a Disinformation World: McCourt Executive Institute

Transforming Leaders, Transforming Policy. Enhance, Energize, and Expand your professional skills throughout the year with the McCourt Executive Institute....

Graduate Admissions Webinar | Crafting Your Statement of Purpose

General Admissions webinars cover the same content as an on-campus session: background about Georgetown, the application process, financial aid, and some...

BIOLOGY DEPARTMENTAL SEMINAR SERIES:

Weekly Departmental Seminar Series. Please join the Department of Biology on Thursday, 9/26/2019 at 12:30 pm for a talk by Dr. Luke Berchowitz, Assistant...

Canvas Migration Support Office Hours

Do you need help moving from Blackboard to Canvas? Open to all Georgetown University faculty and staff, these online office hours provide assistance with...

El Río Film Viewing

Join the Department of Spanish and Portuguese and Dr. Juan Carlos Galeano for a documentary film viewing of El Río!

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...

Karen Macours, Paris School of Economics -- gui²de Seminar Series

The gui²de Seminar Series features guest speakers presenting cutting-edge research in development economics.

German Department Kaffeestunde

Please join German Department exchange students from Trier, Louisa and Jana, for a weekly Kaffeestunde! All levels are encouraged to come practice their...

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...

Roll Red Roll Screening and Discussion with Director

A powerful documentary designed to address sexual violence and the culture that enables it. Join the post-screening conversation with the Director Nancy...

TBS Workshop: Final Scholar Presentations

The Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical Translational Science (GHUCCTS) Translational Biomedical Science (TBS) Program presents Final Scholar...

McCourt Admissions Information Session

The McCourt School holds several information sessions each fall and spring for prospective students to learn more about our programs. Our information...

 Global Supply Chain Strategies and How to Survive and Prosper in a Trade War

Georgetown McDonough's Global Business Initiative cordially invites you to a conversation on "Global Supply Chain Strategies and How to Survive and Prosper...

Tomorrow Will Take Care of Itself, part of the Borders and Their Shadows Festival

Friday, September 20 at 7:30 p.m. ** Thursday, September 26 at 8 p.m. TOMORROW WILL TAKE CARE OF ITSELF By Slovenian-American Playwright Stefanie...

Friday, September 27

GU Impacts Exposition

Are you interested in becoming a GU Impacts fellow? Join us on this day to hear from the GU Impacts 2019 cohort. Each fellow will showcase how they spent...

ANNUAL CAREER FAIR 2019

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...

Analyzing Unstructured Data in Python: McCourt Executive Institute

Transforming Leaders, Transforming Policy. Enhance, Energize, and Expand your professional skills throughout the year with the McCourt Executive Institute....

Data Reasoning in a Disinformation World: McCourt Executive Institute

Transforming Leaders, Transforming Policy. Enhance, Energize, and Expand your professional skills throughout the year with the McCourt Executive Institute....

2019 Hillary Rodham Clinton Awards

The Hon. Hillary Rodham Clinton will present awards to three women who promote human rights and peace—from the top ranks of the United Nations to the...

CS Colloquium: Nancy Lynch (MIT)

An Algorithmic Theory of Brain Networks This talk will describe recent work with Cameron Musco and Merav Parter, and students and postdocs, on studying...

Department of Microbiology & Immunology Alumni Panel & Networking Event

For this event, we will be having two alumni from the BHTA program, two from the MICB program, and three from the BSPA program at our alumni panel and...

CNDLS Digital Learning Webinar Series: Grading With Canvas

Join CNDLS for our first Digital Learning Webinar of the fall semester, Grading in Canvas! Participants will learn how to manage the Canvas Gradebook, use...

Designing Empathy: A User-Centered Approach to Improving Patient Health Outcomes

Director of Innovation of Health Sciences at the University of Delaware, Martha Hall shares her career journey from fashion design to healthcare research,...

Study Abroad 101

Come to the Office of Global Education's Study Abroad 101 session to learn about our various programs and how to apply. Follow the link to RSVP:...

Study Abroad 101

Come to the Office of Global Education's Study Abroad 101 session to learn about our various programs and how to apply. Follow the link to RSVP:...

Friday Music Series: Modern Musick

The early music ensemble Modern Musick continues its residency in the Music Program at Georgetown University. Led by Risa Browder (violin) and John Moran...

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...

BIOSTATISTICS SEMINAR SERIES

Speaker: TBA Bio3 Seminar Series sponsored by Department of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics & Biomathematics (DBBB)

Persian Conversation Hour (Beginners)

Come practice your Persian with our Persian classes.

Persian Conversation Hour (Intermediate / Advanced)

Come practice your Persian with our Persian students.

BIOLOGY GRADUATE STUDENT SEMINAR SERIES

Weekly Graduate Student Seminars (WIPS) and Graduate Development Workshop. Please join the Department of Biology on Friday, Sep. 27, 2019, at 3:30 pm for a...

Linguistics Speaker Series: Geoffrey K. Pullum

The Humble Preposition and the Sins of Traditional Grammar The general public has an insatiable appetite for books about English grammar and usage. But few...

Documentaries, Victims, and Reparation: Investigative Journalism as a Tool for Recovering Historical Memory with Montse Armengou

Friday, September 27th 4:00 PM Location: ICC 462 Montse Armengou’s work has brought to light unknown aspects of the repression that took place in Spain...

Arabic Film Showing, Wadjda

Join the Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies for a showing of "Wadjda" in Arabic. A rebellious Saudi girl, Wadjda (played by Waad Mohammed), enters a...

American Triage, part of the Borders and Their Shadows Festival

Thursday, September 19 at 7:30 p.m.* Friday, September 27 at 8 p.m. AMERICAN TRIAGE By Latinx Playwright Marisela Treviño Orta Teens Lalo and Fatima...

Saturday, September 28

Torgus and Snow, part of the Borders and Their Shadows Festival

Saturday, September 21 at 3 p.m.*** Saturday, September 28 at 8 p.m. TORGUS AND SNOW By Australian-American playwright Christine Evans A talking vacuum...

Sunday, September 29

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!

Tenores di Neoneli 

Presented by the Georgetown University Department of Performing Arts, Department of Italian, and Casa Italiana of Washington, DC The “Tenores di Neoneli”...

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...

September 23 - 29, 2019