News Archive

  • Halfway Around the World, A Lesson Continues
    Halfway Around the World, a Lesson Continues
    June 28, 2016

    Caroline Hughes (C'18) began her college career with an Ignatius Seminar on "Serving the Common Good," taught by Professor Bette Jacobs. Two years later, she joined her former professor on an incredible trip to Mozambique.

  • Science Departments, NIST Establish Grant Framework
    June 21, 2016

    Georgetown College has established a new framework for collaboration with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Gaithersburg, Md., which will allow the agency to more easily collaborate with the University.

  • Professor Diana Glick
    Watch: Diana Glick, Catalyst for Careers in Science
    June 7, 2016

    The 2015 recipient of the College Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching, chemistry professor Diana Glick fosters a lifelong love of science in her students through engaging lectures and exciting in-class experiments.

  • Assistant Professor Wenchao Zhou
    Computer Science Faculty Develops New Cyber Defense
    June 6, 2016

    The computer science department at Georgetown College is about to help formulate defenses against one of the most common and effective forms of cyberattack.

  • A Life of Service
    The Beauty of Life in Service
    May 31, 2016

    Chris Scribner (C'10, G'15) overcame addiction with the help of communities dedicated to serving others. Now, he's paying it forward as a coach, teacher and mentor.

  • Madison Pechoe
    Three Journeys to Commencement
    May 25, 2016

    Georgetown College graduating seniors Madison Pachoe, Georgina Ryder and Bassam Sidiki reflect on the paths that brought them to Commencement.

  • Alexandra Cousteau (C'98)
    Q & A: Alexandra Cousteau
    May 20, 2016

    Alexandra Cousteau (C'98) opens up about her favorite classes, favorite buildings, what it was like attending Georgetown as the granddaughter of a world-famous explorer, and more.

  • Alexandra Cousteau (C'98) Speaks at College Commencement
    Telling the Earth's Stories
    May 17, 2016

    Accomplished filmmaker, author and activist Alexandra Cousteau (C’98), who will give the 2016 College Commencement address, has translated a lifelong passion for the environment to a career of storytelling and advocacy.

  • Illycaffé
    Quick Thinking Impresses at Italia Innovation Workshop
    May 10, 2016

    Thirty-two students from across Georgetown’s undergraduate schools participated in an exciting entrepreneurship workshop with two major Italian corporations last month.

  • Ray Day 2016
    Watch: Ray Day 2016
    May 3, 2016

    Ever wonder what it feels like to have a day named in your honor? On March 31, Ray Tierney (B'16) found out.