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MSB and SFS Unveil Joint Masters Program

MSB and SFS Unveil Joint Masters Program

The McDonough School of Business and School of Foreign Service have collaborated to launch a year-long masters program in International Business and Policy (MA-IBP). The master’s candidates will undergo six learning modules across three continents. In Washington, D.C. students will cover topics including global business strategy and the future of[Read More…]

by September 9, 2016 0 comments Business - Top
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Students met with Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson on Monday in advance of his address at the School of Foreign Service commencement Saturday.

Johnson Meets Undocumented Students Amid Backlash

In light of student and alumni advocacy efforts opposing his selection as the School of Foreign Service commencement speaker, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson met with university administrators and members of the Georgetown community — including undocumented students — during a three-hour visit on campus Monday. During the meetings,[Read More…]

by May 20, 2016 4 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Former World Bank economist Joel Hellman took on the role of School of Foreign Service Dean with plans to innovate and expand.

Q&A: Hellman on the Future of the SFS

The School of Foreign Service announced former World Bank Chief Institutional Economist Joel Hellman as its new dean in April 2015. As Hellman, who officially took over the role in July, reaches the end of his first year on campus, The Hoya sat down with the dean to look back[Read More…]

by April 5, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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The School of Foreign Service Dean’s Office announced that students will be able to minor in foreign languages, marking the first time they will be able to minor outside the undergraduate core.

SFS Approves Language Minors

Students in the School of Foreign Service will be able to pursue language minors within Georgetown College beginning this fall, according to a Tuesday announcement from the SFS Dean’s Office. The introduction of the new language programs, which will be open to all years starting with the Class of 2017,[Read More…]

by April 1, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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The School of Foreign Service Dean’s Office announced that students will be able to minor in foreign languages, marking the first time they will be able to minor outside the undergraduate core.

SFS Adds Language Minors

Students in the School of Foreign Service will be able to pursue language minors within Georgetown College beginning this fall, according to a Tuesday announcement from the SFS Dean’s Office. The new language programs, which will be open to all years starting with the Class of 2017, are the first[Read More…]

by March 30, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Student Dies in Skiing Accident

Nathan Kittredge Rom (SFS ’19) died in a skiing accident Wednesday while on a family vacation in Colorado, according to a campuswide email. Rom was wearing a helmet when he hit a tree while skiing on Copper Mountain on Wednesday morning, according to Westword, a Denver news source. Rom was pursuing a[Read More…]

by March 11, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

SFS Hosts Ambassador-Led Negotiation Simulation

The Walsh School of Foreign Service’s Institute for the Study of Diplomacy hosted its tenth annual International Negotiation Simulation involving over 20 SFS students and U.S. Ambassador Richard Norland in the Intercultural Center on Saturday. According to SFS Assistant Dean Anna Steinhelper, the simulation was set in 2017 at a[Read More…]

by February 9, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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The Mind-Body Medicine Program, which launched 13 years ago in the Georgetown University Medical Center, has expanded to undergraduates over the past few years, catering students in the School of Nursing and Health Studies and the School of Foreign Service who experience stress.

Mindfulness Meditation, Stress Relief Program Expands

“There is nothing that I am prouder of,” Georgetown University Medical Center professor Aviad Haramati said with a smile, recalling his role in the founding of the Mind-Body Medicine Program 13 years ago. The program, built around a series of courses in GUMC, teaches self-care strategies of stress relief and[Read More…]

by November 20, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Joint Program Selects Fellows

The Global Business Fellows program, a joint initiative between the McDonough School of Business and the School of Foreign Service, accepted 40 percent of applicants from the SFS and 60 percent of applicants from the MSB to join its second cohort this fall. The cohort is composed of 15 sophomores[Read More…]

by November 6, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

SFS Public Service Initiative To Select Inaugural Cohort

The Walsh Scholars Initiative, a program supervised by the School of Foreign Service Academic Council to promote careers in the public sector, received applications for its first class of participants over the past weeks. Applications for the yearlong program were due yesterday. Institute for the Study of Diplomacy Ambassador Barbara[Read More…]

by October 27, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top