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From Climate Ambition to Climate Action

SFS and the Science, Technology and International Affairs (STIA) program hosted “The Road to COP26: From Climate Ambition to Climate Action,” a panel discussion about the upcoming global summit and climate goals for the U.S., U.K. and the world.


New Charitable Foundation Established

In a new and meaningful phase of work and with the ongoing support of Georgetown, the Jesuits and the Descendants of the 272 enslaved individuals sold in 1838 by the Maryland Province of Jesuits have established a charitable foundation focused on racial healing and educational advancement.


Announcing the Georgetown School of Nursing (GSN) and the Georgetown School of Health (GSH)

As an expansion of our commitment, today, we are announcing a plan to launch two new schools focused on health: The Georgetown School of Nursing (GSN) and the Georgetown School of Health (GSH).


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Provost’s Blog

Work-Study with an Academic Value

June 10th, 2021

For many decades, the US Federal work-study program has supplied funds to support part-time jobs for undergraduate and graduate students who have documented financial need. It has been a critical tool of the federal government to increase access to higher education. The types of jobs that work-study students are diverse. Some are work in the […]

Learning to Remotely Serve

June 2nd, 2021

In March, 2020, many Georgetown community members were asked to continue their work remotely using internet-based tools and phone calls. Home internet connections, Zoom, frequent phone calls and emails became the critical links among many community members. Of course, other members of the community came to campus each day to care for students and staff […]

Coming Back Together: 2021 Commencement

May 27th, 2021

Georgetown displayed significantly nimble moves in quickly transforming commencement activities from virtual ceremonies to an unprecedented two-event in-person commencement at the Washington Nationals Park this Monday. Not all students, faculty, and staff had a chance to be part of the event, so it seems right to describe some of the atmosphere. First, our collective thanks […]

Preparing for Newly Constructed Career Lines

May 20th, 2021

Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG) is a relatively new focus of private enterprises. The term implies that private enterprises will profit from a perspective that addresses the long-term probability of success of any strategic initiatives. Some of these involve simultaneously examining financial returns as well as external impacts, such as human health and natural […]

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