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The U.S. Senate voted to confirm Kirstjen Nielsen (SFS ), to lead the Department of Homeland Security.

Kirstjen Nielsen, SFS Alumna, Confirmed as Secretary of Homeland Security

The U.S. Senate confirmed Georgetown alumna Kirstjen Nielsen (SFS ’94) as secretary of the Department of Homeland Security by a 62-37 vote Tuesday. Nielsen will fill the vacancy left by former DHS Secretary John Kelly, who left the department in July to serve as President Donald Trump’s chief of staff.[Read More…]

by December 7, 2017 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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School of Foreign Service alumna

Trump Taps SFS Alumna to Lead Department of Homeland Security

UPDATE (12/5): The U.S. Senate confirmed Kirstjen Nielsen (SFS ’94) to lead the Department of Homeland Security by a 62-37 vote Tuesday evening. Full story to come. School of Foreign Service alumna Kirstjen Nielsen (SFS ’94) was nominated to lead the Department of Homeland Security on Wednesday. Nielsen was a[Read More…]

by October 13, 2017 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY

Commencement 2016

Over 6,200 students graduated in 10 ceremonies this weekend. Johnson Explores Decision-Making in Government at SFS Commencement Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson forewarned students of the difficulty of making moral and critical decisions in government in his School of Foreign Service commencement address – which was briefly interrupted by[Read More…]

by May 26, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY

Johnson Explores Decision-Making in Government at SFS Commencement

Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson forewarned students of the difficulty of making moral and critical decisions in government in his School of Foreign Service commencement address – which was briefly interrupted by a group of 10 hecklers – in McDonough Arena on Saturday. “In government, decision making and policymaking,[Read More…]

by May 25, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Maintain Johnson’s Invite

With every graduating class, both at Georgetown and at other elite universities, there is always talk of who will deliver the commencement address. This year, a leading health educator will share her years of wisdom, a globally recognized filmmaker will highlight the importance of environmental conservation and an innovative CEO[Read More…]

by May 20, 2016 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
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Students met with Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson on Monday in advance of his address at the School of Foreign Service commencement Saturday.

Johnson Meets Undocumented Students Amid Backlash

In light of student and alumni advocacy efforts opposing his selection as the School of Foreign Service commencement speaker, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson met with university administrators and members of the Georgetown community — including undocumented students — during a three-hour visit on campus Monday. During the meetings,[Read More…]

by May 20, 2016 4 comments Campus News, News, News - Top