Post Tagged with: "program"

SIZEMORE-BARBER: Driving Visionary Feminism

On March 15, the women’s and gender studies program commemorated its 30th anniversary with a conference celebrating gender scholarship. Panelists and audience members alike discussed the paradoxical experience of being a feminist in the age of President Donald Trump — when every day seems to bring both energized outrage and[Read More…]

by March 22, 2018 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

Take Control of Your Transcript

A recent email announcing the departure of Chester Gillis as dean of the Georgetown College lists an impressive number of new minors and majors that were instituted during his tenure, including African American studies, justice and peace studies, journalism and business administration, to name a few. Yet, it seems that[Read More…]

by April 5, 2016 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

Follow the Jewish Studies Program Model

This week, Georgetown launched the new Center for Jewish Civilization, a significant expansion to the already existing program, buffered by a $10 million donation dedicated to Holocaust research. The Jewish studies program at Georgetown was founded in 2003 by the late Rabbi Harold S. White, a longtime Jewish chaplain on[Read More…]

by March 1, 2016 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
A Rotten Program

A Rotten Program

O’Donovan Hall serves around 3,000 students per week — slightly less than half of the student body — and receives a near-constant barrage of student criticism. Recognizing the poor reputation of Leo’s among students, Aramark has made efforts to incorporate greater student feedback to improve its services. These efforts will[Read More…]

by October 23, 2015 1 comment Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Fading Fluency

While wandering the lower floors of the ICC, it is common to hear a multiplicity of languages — from those poring over upper-level Arabic texts to a gaggle of introductory French students reviewing new vocabulary. Georgetown prides itself on the array of language programs available to students. With over 20[Read More…]

by March 2, 2015 1 comment Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Georgetown’s MBA Program Ranked 54th by Executives

Georgetown’s Master of Business Administration program scored the 54th spot in a new study of the top 150 international universities from which CEOs and chairmen of leading companies hire. After surveying business leaders from 10 different countries between Nov. 2010 and Jan. 2011, French consulting firm Emerging and German partner[Read More…]

by October 25, 2011 0 comments Campus News

TFA Founder Addresses Program’s Educational Aims

Founder and CEO of Teach for America Wendy Kopp stressed the need to restructure the American public school system to a packed Copley Formal Lounge in an informal discussion Wednesday night. “There something daunting about that, but it’s why people who have figured out how to build whole schools that[Read More…]

by October 20, 2011 0 comments News

GU Readership Program Holds Strong as Others Falter

Although The George Washington University recently cut its Collegiate Readership Program due to lack of interest, Georgetown’s own service will not suffer the same fate any time soon. According to The GW Hatchet, GWU ended the USA Today-sponsored service, which provides free daily copies of The New York Times, The[Read More…]

by September 16, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News
A Program’s Identity Crisis

A Program’s Identity Crisis

For the fourth year in a row, there was heartbreak on the court as the Hoyas lost to Virginia Commonwealth University in the first round of the NCAA tournament Friday night. The loss leaves us wondering: Does the most high-profile athletic program on campus have what it takes to succeed,[Read More…]

by March 22, 2011 0 comments Opinion

MBA Program Jumps Two Spots in National Rankings

The McDonough School of Business’s full-time MBA program was ranked 17th in the country and 38th in the world Monday by the Financial Times 2011 survey. The school’s national ranking moved up two slots after the program was ranked 19th in the 2010 survey. Its full-time MBA program also ranked[Read More…]

by February 1, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News