HeForShe at Georgetown

HeForShe is a United Nations campaign run by U.N. Women, an international organization that advocates for gender equality. Since 2016 Georgetown has participated as a founding University IMPACT Champion.


A call to take Georgetown's cultural climate survey

BLOG: IDEAA - What a spring semester

Hoyasforshe fellow Cherrish Wilson discusses her work with the Office of Institutional Diversity, Equity & Affirmative Action (IDEAA), including an event she planned to celebrate women of different backgrounds.

Cherrish Wilson headshot

BLOG: My experience Thus Far with IDEAA

Cherrish Wilson reflects on engaging graduate students at the School of Continuing Studies during her HoyasForShe Fellowship at the Office of Institutional Diversity, Equity, and Affirmative Action

President DeGioia speaks with students at the HeForShe launch event

Meet our 2019-20 HoyasForShe Student Fellows

These undergraduate and graduate students work throughout the year with university offices and programs that embody Georgetown's commitment to the principle of gender equality.

Female Georgetown professors, administrators, and alumni

March 28-29: Women's Forum 2019

Join women from across the Georgetown community for the second annual Women's Forum, featuring interactive workshops, keynote speakers, and discussions on intersectional issues. 

Sketch of a woman at the front gates of Georgetown

Women's History Month in the Archives

As we celebrate Women's History Month, the Georgetown University Archives is looking back on the decision to admit women to the College of Arts and Sciences in 1969.

Silhouettes of children lined up outside a church building

BLOG: Lessons from Our Class

HoyasForShe Fellow Katie O'Hara (G'19) discusses takeaways from an event “What Could I Do? Questions for Today from the Play Our Class,” sponsored by the Gender+ Justice Initiative and the Theater and Performance Studies Program.

Undergraduate Students Study Outside Healy Hall

Study Women, Peace and Security this Spring

Check out a list of classes for the spring 2019 semester taught by affiliates of the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security or related to the field of gender and conflict.

HeForShe #GetFreeTour bus in front of Healy Hall

BLOG: Making Strides Towards Gender Equality in STEM

HoyasForShe Fellow Cynthia Sun (SFS'20) reflects on the HeForShe #GetFreeTour, during which representatives from U.N. Women engaged Georgetown students on campus to learn more about the global efforts for gender equality.

Hillary Clinton speaks in Gaston Hall

HeForShe Events Archive

Check out past events related to the HeForShe movement at Georgetown and gender equality on campus and around the world.

Are You #HeForShe?

Are You #HeForShe?

Join the billions who believe that everyone is born free and equal and commit to take action against gender bias, discrimination, and violence.