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Recap of ‘Clinton 25: Georgetown Reflects on the Vision of Bill Clinton’

After months of planning and weeks of anticipation, last weekend marked Georgetown University’s celebration of the 25th anniversary of the election of former President Bill Clinton (SFS ’68). The four days of events hosted by the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service included movie screenings and panel discussions featuring[Read More…]

by November 7, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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In Return to Hilltop, Bill Clinton Calls for Inclusivity and Political Gumption

Former President Bill Clinton (SFS ’68) made his widely anticipated return to the Hilltop on Monday afternoon, lecturing a tightly packed Gaston Hall on his view of today’s global political climate and the role of government in an increasingly interconnected world. “What are our responsibilities to each other, in an[Read More…]

by November 7, 2017 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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Former Chiefs of Staff: Bill Clinton Guided by Vision of Helping People

The leadership and negotiating skills of former President Bill Clinton (SFS ’68) helped him actualize his vision of putting people first in his policies, said three Clinton White House chiefs of staff at a panel forming part of the “Clinton 25: Georgetown Reflects on the Vision of Bill Clinton” symposium[Read More…]

by November 7, 2017 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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School of Foreign Service Dean Joel Hellman, left, moderated a panel comprising former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, former president of Mexico Ernesto Zedillo and former Deputy Secretary of State Strobe Talbott.

Clinton Foreign Policy Partners Revisit the ‘Indispensable Nation’

“Hard-headedness and empathy” — this seemingly paradoxical combination of qualities informed the foreign policy of former President Bill Clinton (SFS ’68) at a time when the United States was surging as a unilateral world power, argued foreign policy experts Monday in Copley Formal Lounge. The 1991 collapse of the Soviet[Read More…]

by November 7, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Former Clinton Advisers: Refocus Politics on Bipartisan Progress

A return to a less polarized political climate should follow the example set by the bipartisan style of former President Bill Clinton (SFS ’68), argued top Clinton White House advisers at a “Clinton 25: Georgetown Reflects on the Vision of Bill Clinton” panel in Copley Formal Lounge on Monday. Chicago[Read More…]

by November 7, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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President Bill Clinton (SFS '68) is set to return to Gaston Hall for the fourth installment of his "Clinton Lectures" series.

Former President Clinton to Return to Georgetown for November Symposium

Former President Bill Clinton (SFS ’68) is set to return to the Hilltop next month as the keynote speaker in a four-day symposium reflecting on the legacy of his presidency. The symposium, organized by the university’s Institute of Politics and Public Service, marks the 25th anniversary of Clinton’s election in[Read More…]

by October 19, 2017 1 comment City News, News, News - Top
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Two former Florida congressmen, Congressman Patrick Murphy (D-Fla.) and David Jolly (R-Fla.) discussed barriers to bipartisanship in a GU Politics event Tuesday.

Trump Missed Opportunity for Bipartisanship, Former Congressmen Say

President Donald J. Trump has missed multiple opportunities to overcome division and facilitate bipartisan cooperation, former Congressmen David Jolly (R-Fla.) and Patrick Murphy (D-Fla.) said in an event hosted by the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service on Monday. Murphy, a current GU Politics fellow who served Florida’s 18th[Read More…]

by October 18, 2017 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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IPPS Executive Director Moe Elleithee (SFS ’94) led a discussion in Old North about the state of the campaigns with students and staff as the results from the New Hampshire primary came in.

Sanders, Trump Win New Hampshire Primary

The Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service hosted an election results watch party for the New Hampshire primary election on Tuesday in Old North, drawing around 30 students and staff members to discuss the decisive victories of presidential candidates Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) and Donald Trump. IPPS Executive Director[Read More…]

by February 12, 2016 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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Students and faculty members gathered at a watch party hosted by IPPS to see the results of the Iowa caucus, with a victory for Cruz and a close call between Clinton and Sanders.

Clinton, Cruz Lead Iowa Caucus

Around 60 Georgetown University students, faculty and members of college political groups gathered for the Iowa caucus watch party in Old North hosted by the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service on Monday night. The caucus culminated in a Republican Party victory for Sen. Ted Cruz (R-T.X.), whose 27.7[Read More…]

by February 2, 2016 2 comments City News, News, News - Top
Mayors Outline Economic, Political Policy Solutions

Mayors Outline Economic, Political Policy Solutions

Mayors Muriel Bowser of Washington, D.C., Mick Cornett of Oklahoma City, Okla., Sly James of Kansas City, Mo. and Nan Whaley of Dayton, Ohio discussed strategies to combat economic inequality, increase the quality of education and reduce violence in their cities at a panel discussion hosted by the Georgetown Institute[Read More…]

by January 29, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top