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5 Georgetown Students, Alumni Named Marshall Scholars in Record-Breaking Year

Georgetown now joins the ranks of Harvard, Yale, Princeton, MIT and Stanford as the only institutions that have produced five or more Marshall Scholars in any given year.


Veterans Receive Holistic Support at Georgetown University

Georgetown students who qualify for the Post-9/11 GI Bill and the YRP have their entire full-time tuition for all of Georgetown’s undergraduate programs covered.


Hoya Harvest Garden, Georgetown’s new community garden developed by the Earth Commons

Hoya Harvest Garden is located on the fourth floor patio of Regents Hall and boasts 60+ different plant species grown using sustainable agriculture techniques.


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2024 Distinguished Associate Professors

April 1st, 2024

The Provost Office is pleased to announce the 2024 Distinguished Associate Professors: Francesco D’Acunto is Associate Professor in the McDonough School of Business, in the Finance…

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Tech and Society Week 2024

During the past ten years, more and more events occurred that demonstrated that people’s reactions to social media and other new technology were evolving as the technology evolved. Concerns about pe…

April 11th, 2024

Endings and Beginnings: the In-Between Time

For universities these few spring months are the in-between time. The last class of many courses will occur at the end of April for most Georgetown programs. So, quite rapidly now, the hours spent stu…

April 4th, 2024

Announcing the 2024 Provost’s Distinguished Associate Professors!

Each year since 2016, deans, departments, and similar units nominate deserving colleagues as Provost Distinguished Associate Professors. A committee of distinguished senior faculty (chaired by Chandan…

March 28th, 2024

Musings on Bots

In the 1930’s, in the midst of the depression, the US did not know how many unemployed persons existed in the country. There were stories, spotty counts, and speculations, but any policy formulation…

March 21st, 2024

Provost’s Podcast: Faculty in Research