Global Georgetown

Academic excellence, a D.C. location, and service to the world are at the core of Georgetown University's global identity. An international community of scholars and students based in the nation’s capital, Georgetown advances the common good through research, teaching, and outreach around global issues.

Black Lives Matter protesters in front of the United States Capitol Building

Writing in the Washington Post, Georgetown SFS adjunct instructor Ishaan Tharoor explores how U.S. protests against police violence are reverberating around the world.

Online Language Classes Bring Cultural Immersion Home

At a time when remote class and work environments have made the outside world feel very distant for most, Georgetown’s online language classes have brought global experiences back into students’ daily lives. 

Ultimate frisbee practice on zoom

University students had to say a premature goodbye to their friends and communities when the COVID-19 pandemic hit. International students at Georgetown discuss how they are staying connected from different parts of the world.