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A World Bank Marathon

From April 7 to 9, Georgetown hosted three prominent World Bank speakers: CFO Bernand Badra, Chief Economist Kashik Basu and Senior Economist Karla Hoff, on three separate occasions as a part of “The Global Future of Development” portion of a two-year-long Global Futures Initiative, designed to advance the university’s educational[Read More…]

by April 14, 2015 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Linguist Discusses New York Jewish Conversation

Linguist Discusses New York Jewish Conversation

Deborah Tannen, a professor in the department of linguistics at Georgetown, analyzed the multifaceted nature of American Jewish speech on Wednesday evening in theBioethics Research Library. “Don’t Just Sit There. Interrupt!: A Linguistic Analysis of New York Jewish Conversation” kicked off the Program for Jewish Civilization’s 2013-2014 lecture series. While Tannen has[Read More…]

by October 11, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News