News Archive

  • 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.

  • The Ghost Professor: Feinman Todd Releases Memoir
    March 27, 2017

    Last month, journalism program director Barbara Feinman Todd published a memoir of her career, including her time research, editing and ghostwriting for a number of Washington's biggest names.

  • Terrio Honored for Book on Immigrant Children
    March 3, 2017

    "Whose Child Am I? Unaccompanied, Undocumented Children in U.S. Immigration Custody" is Terrio’s exploration of the plight of undocumented minors who fall into the temporary custody of the U.S. government. The Choice Outstanding Academic Title honor is bestowed on less than 10 percent of each year’s roughly 7,000 entries.

  • Q & A: Jeopardy! College Championship Contestant Julia Marsan
    February 16, 2017

    Julia Marsan (C’17) is the latest member of the Georgetown community to appear on the popular quiz show Jeopardy!, as she competes for the College Championship in episodes airing this month.

  • U.N. Honors Sustainable Oceans Alliance
    February 13, 2017

    The SOA’s success has earned it a spot in the United Nations Youth Solutions Report, which highlights 50 youth-led projects in line with the U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals.

  • Olesko, Mujica, Hinkson Honored at Faculty Convocation
    February 3, 2017

    In his final Faculty Convocation, Georgetown College Dean Chester Gillis honored three beloved faculty members with the annual Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching and reflected on the state of postsecondary education.

  • Barr Publishes Innovative Book on Childhood Media Exposure
    January 27, 2017

    Psychology professor Rachel Barr's new book on childhood media exposure is designed to appeal to people outside the classroom.

  • FASPE To Honor Longtime SFS Professor Jan Karski
    January 24, 2017

    The Fellowship at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics, cofounded by Fred Marino (FLL'68), will posthumously honor legendary SFS professor Jan Karski (G'52) in a ceremony Jan. 30.