NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM GEORGETOWN COLLEGE
October 26, 2018
The grants are both part of the Department of Energy’s recent $218 million initiative to promote quantum information science, which Secretary of Energy Rick Perry called “the next frontier in the Information Age.” Advances in quantum computing could lead to immensely more powerful supercomputers, sensors, and encryption devices.
October 19, 2018
October 18, 2018 — Bob Woodward, famed Washington Post reporter and author of 13 best-selling books, came to Georgetown University last week to speak to the students of retired Adm. John Kirby’s Government and Media Relations class.
October 17, 2018
Georgetown College, the Georgetown Humanities Initiative, and the Designing the Future(s) Initiative have worked with the Kennedy Center to create the Georgetown-Kennedy Center Seminar Series, which includes free tickets for students to Kennedy Center events, post-performance conversations with creative artists and faculty, and a competitive fellowship program.
October 12, 2018
The minor in public health, facilitated through the School of Nursing and Health Studies, is now open to Georgetown College undergraduate students.
October 10, 2018
The award recognizes and honors a scholar for “outstanding research in curricular and/or co-curricular service learning which advances the field.”
October 9, 2018
The Georgetown College Department of Government has had an active early fall, with a number of faculty members winning grants to fund their research and recognition on notable papers.
October 5, 2018
10 professors in the department have received research grants totaling more than $10 million from the National Institutes of Health, National Science Foundation, and private foundations.
October 1, 2018
Grace Maglieri (C’19) has been awarded both a summer research award and an academic year research scholarship from the Clare Boothe Luce Program, which supports women conducting research in the natural sciences.
September 24, 2018
The Sophomore Success Dinner Series brings together a small group of College alumni to share experiences with and give advice to a group of 30 current sophomores.
September 17, 2018
Academy Award-nominated actor Bradley Cooper (C’97) and Warner Bros. executive Blair Rich (C’97) visited Georgetown last Tuesday for a discussion with President John J. DeGioia and Q & A session with students.