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Fr. Tom Reese, S.J.

Fr. James Schall, S.J., is a wonderful Jesuit and good friend. He and I are both political scientists and from the California Province of the Jesuits. Although we might have different political views, that has never hurt our friendship or mutual respect. I have been proud of the many times[Read More…]

by December 6, 2012 0 comments Campus News

Nevada Schadler (COL ’15)

It is difficult to choose just one of the personal interactions that I have shared with Fr. James Schall, S.J., as each one stands out in my mind as a significant moment where I saw the world in a different way, reflected on the higher things in life or had[Read More…]

by December 6, 2012 0 comments Campus News

Cindy Searcy (COL ’04)

In my professional life, I often meet people who do not know Fr. James Schall, S.J., but have read his books or columns. Usually, they have mistaken ideas about him as a classroom teacher. They envision him standing still at a podium, giving an uninterrupted lecture, or perhaps speaking entirely in aphorisms.[Read More…]

by December 6, 2012 0 comments Campus News

Patrick Swiber (COL ’13)

Fr. James Schall’s, S.J., commitment to providing his students with an unparalleled learning experience is well documented, but his approachability and dedication to knowing his students personally are far underemphasized. Every day before class, Fr. Schall stands outside of his classroom in White Gravenor to hold casual conversation with early-arriving[Read More…]

by December 6, 2012 0 comments Campus News, Uncategorized

Emily Hoechst (GRD ’08, LAW ’91)

I was in my second semester as a political theory grad student in the government department here and feeling completely overwhelmed with coursework, TA responsibilities and life in general. One day as I was struggling to free a paper jam in the copier, Fr. James Schall, S.J. walked up and[Read More…]

by December 6, 2012 0 comments Campus News

Juan de los Santos (COL ’14)

Fr. James Schall, S.J., did something for me that no other professor of Georgetown has — he moved my soul. The things I learned in Fr. Schall’s class extend far beyond the realm of teaching in an academic sense. He taught me how to love reading for its own sake,[Read More…]

by December 6, 2012 0 comments Campus News

Natalie Punchack (COL ’11)

On a Friday in Dec. 2010 I made my way over to the Wolfington Hall to have dinner with Fr. James Schall, S.J. There he stood, looking sharper and stronger than ever in spite of a recently healed cancerous jawbone. Dinner seemed to fly by as we talked about everything[Read More…]

by December 6, 2012 0 comments Campus News

Fr. Tom Reese, S.J.

Fr. James Schall, S.J., is a wonderful Jesuit and good friend. He and I are both political scientists and from the California Province of the Jesuits. Although we might have different political views, that has never hurt our friendship or mutual respect. I have been proud of the many times[Read More…]

by December 6, 2012 0 comments Campus News

GU Employee Benefits Vary

Employee benefits such as free tuition, health care options and yoga are just some of the reasons staffers choose to work at Georgetown, but not all employee benefits are as valuable as they first appear. The health care reform passed earlier this year yielded better services but higher costs for[Read More…]

by October 29, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized