News Archive

  • The Psychology of Politics
    August 29, 2017

    The SAGE Encyclopedia of Political Behavior, edited by Georgetown College psychology professor Fathali Moghaddam, applies concepts rooted in social and behavioral psychology to complex political questions.

  • Hochman Receives NEH Public Scholar Fellowship
    August 15, 2017

    Georgetown College professor Brian Hochman has received a prestigious Public Scholar Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities in order to work on his upcoming book on the history of wiretapping.

  • Urbach, Blair Publish Paper on Shear Thickening Fluids
    August 3, 2017

    Professors Jeff Urbach and Daniel Blair published a groundbreaking paper on shear thickening fluids — also known as non-Newtonian fluids — in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences this week.

  • Getting to Know Dean Christopher S. Celenza
    July 6, 2017

    Christopher S. Celenza officially began his term as Dean of Georgetown College on July 1. Learn more about his career, how he got here, and his philosophy on leading Georgetown's oldest and largest undergraduate school.

  • Del Gado Team Makes Breakthrough on Abrupt Aging
    June 27, 2017

    Physics professor Emanuela Del Gado and her team landed a paper on abrupt aging in soft materials in the prestigious journal Nature Communications.

  • Mandal Wins Goldwater Scholarship
    June 13, 2017

    Neurobiology and biological physics major Ayan Mandal (C'18) is the first Georgetown student in three years to win the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship, awarded to about 300 sophomores and juniors who seek a career in the natural sciences, mathematics, and engineering.

  • Class of 2017 Computer Scientists Close Gender Gap
    Class of 2017 Computer Scientists Close Gender Gap
    May 30, 2017

    The top three graduating seniors in the computer science program were all women, marking a milestone in Georgetown's efforts to bring gender diversity to a historically male-dominated field. Hear their stories.

  • Q&A: Sister Mary Scullion
    May 17, 2017

    Project HOME cofounder Sister Mary Scullion will be speaking at Saturday's Commencement. Get to know her a little better here.

  • Thank You, Dean Gillis
    April 28, 2017

    As Dean Chester Gillis returns to the theology faculty, we honor much more than a nine-year deanship — we honor a man who has spent decades living out the values that Georgetown espouses and brightening the lives of all he encountered on the Hilltop.

  • Maillard Paper Named Editor's Pick
    April 10, 2017

    When chemistry professor Rodrigo Maillard’s manuscript was selected as an Editor’s Choice at the prestigious Journal of Biological Chemistry this month, it meant more to the 10th-year professor than just a big splash for his lab.