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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

Senator Tim Scott Discusses Future of Republican Party

Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) discussed his upbringing and the future of the Republican Party, both within the context of the 2016 election and beyond, at an event hosted by the Georgetown University Institute of Politics and Public Service in the Healey Family Student Center on Monday. Scott is the first[Read More…]

by April 12, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
‘House of Cards’ Actor Discusses Role, 2016 Campaign

‘House of Cards’ Actor Discusses Role, 2016 Campaign

Long-time Democratic media consultant and former “House of Cards” actor, David Eichenbaum, discussed aspects of truth behind the Netflix original series, during an event hosted by the GU Politics Student Advisory Board in Old North on Tuesday night. “House of Cards” depicts the political rise of a U.S.-Senator-turned-President Francis Underwood,[Read More…]

by April 1, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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First Lady Chiefs of Staff spoke on the evolving role of the president's spouse at a GU Politics event on Wednesday.

First Lady Chiefs of Staff Discuss Evolving Role

Georgetown University Institute of Politics and Public Service welcomed three Chiefs of Staff from the Office of the First Lady, along with ABC News contributor Claire Shipman, to discuss the evolving role and challenges faced by the First Lady and her Chief of Staff in the Healey Family Student Center[Read More…]

by April 1, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

O’Malley Talks Presidential Campaign, Political Strategy

Former 2016 Democratic presidential candidate and Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley spoke on his campaign and career — and played some guitar — with Huffington Post Senior Politics Editor Sam Stein and Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service Executive Director Mo Elleithee (SFS ’94) in McShain Lounge on Tuesday night. The[Read More…]

by March 27, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
Santorum Talks Political Career, Liberal Culture

Santorum Talks Political Career, Liberal Culture

Former Republican presidential candidate Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.) discussed his experiences running for president and his views on liberal values at an event hosted by the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service as part of its “Reflections on Running” series in Old North on Monday. GU Politics Executive Director[Read More…]

by March 22, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top