Post Tagged with: "conference"

Georgetown Chapter Holds APO Conference

More than 200 Alpha Phi Omega members from 12 universities attended the annual APO Sectionals Conference, held this year on March 23 at Georgetown, to discuss service issues and leadership strategies. This marks the first time Georgetown has held the conference since 2005. According to APO Vice President of Finance[Read More…]

by March 26, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Conference Analyzes Secularism

The Program for Jewish Civilization’s three-day “Secularism on the Edge” conference addressed misconceptions about secularism Wednesday through Friday. The conference included public interviews, panels and presentations covering topics ranging from women and secularism to Israeli religious secularism. PJC Director Jacques Berlinerblau said that a common misconception, especially among Catholics, is[Read More…]

by February 22, 2013 0 comments News

Conference Discusses Vatican II

Administrators, Jesuits and Vatican II staff discussed the historic council that transformed the Catholic Church at a conference titled “Vatican II After Fifty Years: Dialogue and Catholic Identity” in Gaston Hall Thursday evening. After University President John J. DeGioia welcomed the audience, keynote lecturer Fr. John O’Malley, S.J., spoke about[Read More…]

by October 12, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Conference Tournaments Make Magic of Their Own

For hoops fans among us, the next four weeks will offer some of the most exciting times of the year as conference tournaments and the NCAA tournament begin to take center stage. But the likely contenders in this year’s Big Dance show that further expansion beyond the current 68 teams[Read More…]

by March 1, 2012 0 comments Sports

VOLLEYBALL | Hoyas Earn First Conference Win

This weekend, the Georgetown volleyball team (9-8, 1-3 Big East) played host to both Pittsburgh (12-6, 2-2 Big East) and West Virginia (3-12, 1-3 Big East) at McDonough Arena. The Hoyas fell in four sets to the Panthers on Friday but rebounded nicely to beat the Mountaineers on Sunday and earn their[Read More…]

by October 4, 2011 0 comments Sports

MSB Conference Highlights New Market Rules

The McDonough School of Business and PricewaterhouseCoopers shed light on the recent financial regulatory shake-ups at the 2nd annual U.S. and Global Financial Reform Conference this Thursday. Organized by the MSB’s Center for Financial Markets and Policy in the Rafik B. Hariri Building, the conference presented five keynote speakers and[Read More…]

by September 23, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

MEN’S SOCCER | Conference Play Begins at ’Nova

After surviving a daunting conference slate relatively unscathed, the Georgetown men’s soccer team (4-1-2) heads north to Philadelphia this weekend to open Big East play against Villanova (2-3-2). Coming off a weekend where they tied Penn on the road and beat Princeton at North Kehoe Field, the Hoyas are confident[Read More…]

by September 23, 2011 0 comments Sports

Pluralism in Action: United by Differences

Any kind of conference that attempts to preach or inform on moral issues tends to provoke a degree of cynicism from students. As the freshman class recovered from Hurricane Irene and grew exhausted with NSO’s enthusiastic onslaught of activities, many felt a general reluctance to attend anything structured that was designed for[Read More…]

by September 9, 2011 0 comments Opinion

WOMEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Limp Into Conference Play

The Georgetown women’s soccer team (4-2-0) returns to the Hilltop this weekend to take on James Madison (3-1-1) and St. Francis (3-2-0) after a trying weekend at the Tribe Invitational. The Hoyas lost, 3-1, to William & Mary before narrowly defeating Virginia Commonwealth, 1-0. An already thin squad sustained two more injuries[Read More…]

by September 9, 2011 0 comments Sports

Conference Highlights Doctors Without Borders

The nonprofit world took center stage at the Georgetown Public Policy Institute’s annual public policy conference for academics, policymakers and public policy students on Capitol Hill on Friday. GPPI Dean Edward Montgomery said in his introductory remarks that nonprofits — or “The Third Sector,” this year’s theme — comprise a[Read More…]

by March 1, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News