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Professors, Students Analyze Political Culture

Professors, Students Analyze Political Culture

As the presidential election plunges Americans across the country into a fresh bout of political soul-searching, the Georgetown community is grappling with the same conversations unfolding on the national stage. Georgetown’s status as a premier national university and its Catholic tradition of social justice contribute to a culture in which[Read More…]

by September 16, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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GU Politics hosted National Security Adviser Susan Rice at an event moderated by SFS Dean Joel Hellman to discuss her position in the first of the “Exit Interview” series — dedicated to examining Obama’s legacy.

Susan Rice Launches GU Politics Obama Exit Interview

National Security Advisor Susan Rice spoke about the role of national security in President Barack Obama’s administration during the first event of “The Exit Interview,” Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service’s six-part lecture series, which will focus on Obama’s legacy. Around 400 people attended the Sept. 14 event in[Read More…]

by September 16, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

GU Politics to Host Obama Series

The Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service will host National Security Advisor Susan Rice in Gaston Hall on Sept. 14 as part of the first installment in a six-part lecture series entitled “The Exit Interview,” which will focus on the legacy of President Barack Obama’s presidency. The series will[Read More…]

by September 9, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

GU Politics Names New Advisory Board Members

The Georgetown University Institute of Politics and Public Service announced Monday the addition of seven new members and an expansion from 15 to 18 members to its advisory board, a team made up of professional political and policy experts who plan out the organization’s direction and provide support for current[Read More…]

by September 2, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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From left to right: Martin O'Malley, Rebecca Sinderbrand, Scott Mulhauser, Juana Summers and Michael Steel, who make up the 2016 GU Politics Fall Fellows.

GU Politics Announces 2016 Fall Fellows

Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service unveiled its newest class of fellows Wednesday, a group that is comprised of figures at the forefront of politics and media. The fall 2016 fellows include former 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Martin O’Malley, former Chief of Staff at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing[Read More…]

by August 30, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
GU Politics Brings Students to National Political Conventions

GU Politics Brings Students to National Political Conventions

During two dramatic weeks rocked by political feuds, an email-hacking scandal and two competing visions of the future of America, Georgetown students were invited to witness the action of the 2016 Republican and Democratic National Conventions through Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service’s Convention Ambassadors program. The 10 students[Read More…]

by August 18, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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Panelists discussed the launch of the GU Politics’ Baker Center, which hopes to stimulate policy dialogue, at an event in the Fisher Colloquium on Tuesday.

Baker Center Launch Looks to Create Dialogue, Policy

The Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service launched the Baker Center for Leadership and Governance, a nonpartisan initiative focused on discourse and original research, with a town hall Tuesday, which convened leaders in politics, media, business and religion in a discussion on restoring faith in American establishment. The Baker[Read More…]

by April 29, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

GU Politics Invites Students to Political Party Conventions

The Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Policy will accept student applications through May 8 for its newly launched 2016 Convention Ambassadors program, an initiative providing members with access to the presidential nominating conventions in July. GU Politics will fund transportation and housing for selected students traveling to either the[Read More…]

by April 26, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Sen. McCaskill Talks Women in Politics, 2016 Election

Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) stressed the importance of female participation and bipartisanship in politics in Old North Wednesday. The event was hosted by the Georgetown Public Policy Review, the Women in Public Policy Initiative, the McCourt School of Public Policy and the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service, with[Read More…]

by April 21, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) discussed the future of conservatism and the Republican Party as well as Donald Trump’s success in the 2016 presidential race on Tuesday.

Senator Lee Talks Future of Conservatism, 2016 Election

Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) spoke on the key elements of conservative ideology, the urgent need for poverty alleviation and the state of the 2016 presidential election in a discussion hosted by the Georgetown University Institute for Politics and Public Service in Old North on April 12. Lee began his term[Read More…]

by April 15, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top