News Archive

  • 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.

  • Professor Brian Hochman
    Wiretapping, from Telegraphs to iPhones
    April 26, 2016

    With a new NEH research grant and a book on the way, Professor Brian Hochman is diving into the long, largely unexplored history of wiretapping in the United States.

  • Dean Chester Gillis' Home
    Dean Gillis Opens Home to Community
    April 25, 2016

    Georgetown College Dean Chester Gillis and his wife Marie opened up their home in Georgetown this past weekend as participants in the 2016 Georgetown House Tour.

  • Professor Adam Green
    The Lightbulb: Georgetown Researchers Spark Creative Thinking
    April 22, 2016

    Psychology professor Adam Green and his co-authors have succeeded in inspiring creativity — that most innately human, seemingly indefinable facet of intelligence — using an external stimulus.