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University Taps Students For Social Media Strategy

To gain insight into students’ perspectives on the role of social media at Georgetown, the Office of Communications is creating a Social Media Advisory Committee. “I really feel that Georgetown students are heavily engaged in social media and the way that social media can be a powerful tool for communication[Read More…]

by October 25, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

A Lasting Career Comes Later for Millennials

Over the last 30 years, the job market has gone through a fundamental shift, with young adults taking longer to settle into lasting careers and older adults taking longer to retire — a phenomenon the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce examined in a recent report. The Sept.[Read More…]

by October 18, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
Forum Highlights Northeast Triangle Interior

Forum Highlights Northeast Triangle Interior

Though it has not yet received approval from the Old Georgetown Board, the university is moving forward with designs for the Northeast Triangle residence hall and unveiled preliminary plans for the dorm’s interior at a forum held Tuesday evening. Sasaki Associates and university administrators presented interior designs for the eight-story[Read More…]

by October 13, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

ASB Looks Beyond One Week

Participants on this year’s Alternative Spring Break will see a more cohesive, multidimensional program incorporating reflection into all aspects of the trip than in previous years. Since its inception in 1974, Alternative Spring Break has sent students to locations from Detroit and the Alabama Gulf Coast to engage in a weeklong service[Read More…]

by October 4, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Forché Wins Poetry Fellowship

Poet, human rights activist and Georgetown professor Carolyn Forché was the recipient of this year’s Academy of American Poets fellowship. Forché currently serves as director of the Lannan Center for Poetics and Social Practice at Georgetown. She is also the author of four collections of poetry and most recently co-authored an anthology, “The Poetry of[Read More…]

by October 4, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Workshop Promotes Innovation

To preview the Center for Social Impact and Innovation, which is set to launch in the spring, students and alumni gathered Friday afternoon to stimulate creative problem-solving and generate innovative ideas about social change. The workshop, “Ignite Georgetown,” was held in the Rafik B. Hariri Building as part of Homecoming’s Alumni College Day. Representatives[Read More…]

by October 1, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Admins Talk Satellite Housing

Administrators cleared up some confusion about the proposed satellite residence at the first in a series of open houses addressing off- and on-campus housing options last week. During the open houses, which took place in O’Donovan Hall and the Village A community room, Vice President for Student Affairs Todd Olson assured students[Read More…]

by September 24, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News