Student Profiles

Learn about our students’ work on and off campus.

  • Graduate student Rich Johnson poses on the White-Gravenor patio
    Johnson Addresses Deterrence Using Economics
    May 17, 2018

    Economics graduate student Rich Johnson (G’18) sought out an independent research project on deterring agent theory — a way of determining the value of measures that decrease risk — alongside Professor George Akerlof.

  • Rob Cortes (C'18), a graduate student in psychology
    Four Graduate Students Win NSF Fellowships
    May 4, 2018

    Rob Cortes (C’18) and Shawn Rhoads of the Department of Psychology have been awarded prestigious graduate fellowships from the National Science Foundation.

  • Two Georgetown students pose with former Secretary of Defense Ash Carter in front of a projector screen
    Georgetown Team Wins Hackathon With Fact-Checking Proposal
    April 30, 2018

    A proposal from Chris Ferris (C’20) and Sean Letendre (C’20) won first prize in its category at a hackathon hosted by the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government last month.