Post Tagged with: "ICC"

The School of Foreign Service is looking to introduce a science requirement for the Class of 2022.

Renovated ICC Could Become a Reality, But Hurdles Remain

Extensive renovations could be in the store for the Intercultural Center, home to Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service, by next decade if fundraising efforts go as planned, SFS Dean Joel Hellman told students at a Feb. 27 event. While no plans are in place to renovate even part of[Read More…]

by March 10, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

EDITORIAL: Define Centennial Goals

As Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service approaches the 2019-20 academic year, the school is developing a vision for the SFS centennial. Unfortunately, a major fundraising effort has been the Centennial celebration’s main focus so far, along with occasional events such as the recent Lloyd George Lecture. SFS administrators must[Read More…]

by February 23, 2018 0 comments Editorial

VIEWPOINT: Putting Politics Before Justice

Last month, South Africa announced its withdrawal from the International Criminal Court. The decision came only days after Burundi announced that it would also leave the court. This brings the number of African countries that have either left or initiated the process of leaving the ICC to five, raising concerns[Read More…]

by November 14, 2016 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

Student Assaulted in ICC

A female Georgetown University student was sexually assaulted in the Intercultural Center building on Sunday Oct. 26 at approximately 4:30 a.m., according to an email sent out by the Georgetown University Police Department. The assailant, an acquaintance of the survivor, is not affiliated with Georgetown University. According to GUPD Chief[Read More…]

by November 4, 2014 10 comments City News, News, News - Top
The struggle for students to find a table in the Intercultural Center Galleria will continue as efforts to create new study spaces in the ICC have slowed.

Plans Stall for ICC Study Space

Although the Office of Planning and Facilities Management announced plans to renovate the Intercultural Center to create new study spaces for students in the School of Foreign Service in February, plans have stalled as a result of budgetary concerns. The university approved plans to create a new study space and[Read More…]

by November 4, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

Centered Around Study

With the current construction dictating the pathways of campus, it is more than ever physically apparent that Georgetown University is running out of space. This fact is especially evident when students cannot find a seat in Lauinger Library during finals, when every table at O’Donovan Hall is taken during mealtimes[Read More…]

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Indian Politician Talks Climate Change Policy

Jairam Ramesh, a member of India’s Parliament and a senior political leader in the Indian National Congress Party, spoke about the need for climate change policy in a lecture hosted by the Georgetown-India Dialogue and the School of Foreign Service Asian Studies Program in the Intercultural Center auditorium on Friday.[Read More…]

by October 7, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
Campaign for SFS Study Space Succeeds in ICC

Campaign for SFS Study Space Succeeds in ICC

After the School of Foreign Service Academic Council rallied support through Georgetown Roundtables, an online forum where Georgetown students can pitch their ideas, renovation plans regarding the Intercultural Center are underway. Renovations will include the addition of student study space similar to that found in Regents Hall and the Rafik[Read More…]

by February 25, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

SFS Council Seeks ICC Study Space

On a weekday in the Intercultural Center, students sit along the walls of the Galleria’s tile floor. The space, filled by students waiting for classes, office hours and meetings with deans, is sparsely furnished with four leather couches and a few tables outside of More Uncommon Grounds. The School of[Read More…]

by September 27, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Reappraising ICC

If you’re looking to avoid Lauinger Library, there are several attractive alternative study spaces on campus. But as it stands, Intercultural Center Galleria would hardly be considered among them. The space is unlit in the evening and there are limited tables and outlets. While it could be argued that this[Read More…]

by September 27, 2013 0 comments Opinion