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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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Musings re Commencement

This is commencement week at Georgetown, during which there are scores of celebratory events. There are award sessions for graduates of individual programs, department-level gatherings of majors who h…

May 15th, 2024

Unintended Consequences of Order of Grading

There is a fascinating article I recently encountered that addresses some implicit biases in university grading. Current learning management software platforms are a great assist to instructors. They …

May 8th, 2024

In Praise of Edge Organizations

The Morrill Act of 1862 established the ecosystem of state land-grant colleges. Its purpose was principally to build a bridge between academia and farm operators. This was a time, of course, when agri…

May 2nd, 2024

Creating versus Editing

I have a colleague who, in the face of the growing use of artificial intelligence (AI) platforms, feels the need to identify products unaffected by AI. She touts the phrase, “100% human made” as a…

April 25th, 2024

Provost’s Podcast: Faculty in Research