News Archive

  • The US Capitol building
    Government Professors Win Grants, APSA Awards
    October 9, 2018

    The Georgetown College Department of Government has had an active early fall, with a number of faculty members winning grants to fund their research and recognition on notable papers.

  • The biology-themed lobby of Regents Hall
    Summer Roundup: Biology Professors Land More Than $10 Million in Grants
    October 5, 2018

    10 professors in the department have received research grants totaling more than $10 million from the National Institutes of Health, National Science Foundation, and private foundations.

  • Grace Maglieri (C'19) poses in front of a green background
    Q & A: Grace Maglieri, Clare Boothe Luce Award Winner
    October 1, 2018

    Grace Maglieri (C’19) has been awarded both a summer research award and an academic year research scholarship from the Clare Boothe Luce Program, which supports women conducting research in the natural sciences.

  • A black-and-white photo of three students meeting at a Sophomore Success dinner
    Introducing the Sophomore Success Dinner Series
    September 24, 2018

    The Sophomore Success Dinner Series brings together a small group of College alumni to share experiences with and give advice to a group of 30 current sophomores.

  • University President John J. DeGioia on stage at Gaston Hall with Bradley Cooper (C'97) and Blair Rich (C'97)
    Cooper, Rich Advocate for Liberal Arts
    September 17, 2018

    Academy Award-nominated actor Bradley Cooper (C’97) and Warner Bros. executive Blair Rich (C’97) visited Georgetown last Tuesday for a discussion with President John J. DeGioia and Q & A session with students.

  • Professor Kathryn de Luna and colleagues work on an excavation in Zambia
    De Luna NEH Grant Unites Humanities, Archaeology
    September 14, 2018

    Professor Kathryn de Luna of the Department of History has received a collaborative research grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, which she and two co-investigators will use to study the causes of population expansion and language change in central Africa.

  • An angled photo of a note from Bradley Cooper, with the signature in focus
    Dean Chiarolanzio Reflects on Bradley Cooper
    September 11, 2018

    To commemorate Academy-Award-nominated actor Bradley Cooper's (C'97) return to campus, Senior Associate Dean Thom Chiarolanzio reflects on a note Cooper sent him shortly after his graduation.

  • A color plot from Prof. Jim Freericks' work on X-rays
    Freericks Named Theory Lead on DOE X-Ray Team
    September 10, 2018

    Professor James Freericks of the Georgetown College Department of Physics is part of a team that won a highly competitive research grant from the U.S. Department of Energy last month.

  • The John Carroll statue in Healy Circle on a fall day with yellow leaves falling and students on the lawn
    New Faculty 2018-2019
    September 5, 2018

    Georgetown College is thrilled to welcome 37 new full-time faculty members with primary appointments in College departments this year. Get to know them here.

  • A student journalist holding a microphone and reporter's notebook
    Doyle McManus Named Director of Journalism Program
    August 27, 2018

    Georgetown University has appointed longtime Los Angeles Times reporter and columnist Doyle McManus as the director of the Georgetown College undergraduate program in journalism.