D.C. Location

D.C. Location

D.C. Location

Located in the nation’s capital, Georgetown offers opportunities to engage with global leaders in government, business, society, and the academy.

Academic Excellence

Academic Excellence

Academic Excellence

Georgetown is home to internationally-renowned scholars who address critical global issues through their research and teaching.

Service to the World

Service to the World

Service to the World

A Catholic and Jesuit institution, Georgetown educates students with the knowledge, skills, and values to serve the global common good.

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 critical global issues.

Featured News

In Anthropocene Seminar, Humanists Tackle Environmental Issues

In Anthropocene Seminar, Humanists Tackle Environmental Issues

Approaching the Anthropocene: Global Culture and Planetary Change is a series of lectures, art installations, and group discussions that critically examine the ways humans interact with and change their environments.

Funding and Support Available for Research on the Great Influenza

Funding and Support Available for Research on the Great Influenza

To encourage interdisciplinary reflection on the centenary of the Great Influenza, the Global Health Initiative will offer interested Georgetown units and faculty financial support, event planning advice, and communications assistance.

Meet the Hoyas Who Will Be Hacking the Vatican

Meet the Hoyas Who Will Be Hacking the Vatican

These Georgetown students are headed to the Vatican in March for a  three-day Hackathon that explores how technology can overcome social barriers and bolster common values.

U.N. Women’s HeforShe Sponsors Gender Equality Track at Georgetown Hackathon

U.N. Women’s HeforShe Sponsors Gender Equality Track at Georgetown Hackathon

Gender equality was among the tracks available at Hoya Hacks, where students from universities across the region compete to come up with creative ways of using technology to address pressing global issues.

Global Engagement Faculty Grants - Deadline March 11

Global Engagement Faculty Grants - Deadline March 11

The Office of the Vice President of Global Engagement is now accepting applications for the spring 2018 cycle of Global Engagement Faculty Grants and the Campion Hall (Oxford) Residency. The deadline is midnight on Sunday, March 11, 2018.

Jesuit Heritage Week Events January 28 to February 3

Jesuit Heritage Week Events January 28 to February 3

Jesuit Heritage Week (January 28 to February 3) brings together distinguished faculty and special guests in events and activities focused on the work of the Jesuits around the world and here on the Hilltop.

Georgetown Offers Climate Change-Themed Path to Completing Core Requirements

Georgetown Offers Climate Change-Themed Path to Completing Core Requirements

Launched last fall, Core Pathways lets undergraduate students fulfill core and elective requirements by combining custom modules that examine a single global challenge from the perspective of various academic disciplines.

Kalorama Fellowship Funds Independent Student Research

Kalorama Fellowship Funds Independent Student Research

The Kalorama Fellowship funds full-time and part-time independent undergraduate research in the humanities, social sciences, and environmental sciences under the supervision of a faculty mentor.

Spanish Professor Adam Lifshey Receives Distinguished Research Award

Spanish Professor Adam Lifshey Receives Distinguished Research Award

Professor Adam Lifshey of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese was named a recipient of the 2017 Provost’s Distinguished Research Award for his work on Spanish-language literature in West Africa and Southeast Asia.

Internship Program in Saint-Omer, France, Provides Professional Development in French Language

Internship Program in Saint-Omer, France, Provides Professional Development in French Language

Georgetown students can spend their summers pursuing internships entirely in the French language in Saint-Omer, France, as part of the John Carroll Summer Internship Program housed in the Department of French and Francophone Studies.

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