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Artist, Author, Visionary: Clifford Chieffo

Patrick Ewing. “The Exorcist.” Booth 133 at The Tombs. They all have one thing in common: Emeritus art department professor Clifford Chieffo. Chieffo taught Ewing painting, served as a liaison and location scout to Warner Bros. when the company filmed on campus and has been to The Tombs so many[Read More…]

Letters from the White House

Letters from the White House

The head of state. The commander-in-chief. The leader of the free world. The president of the United States is referred to by many titles, but none quite encapsulate Americans’ relationship with their elected leader — sometimes tenuous, sometimes deferential, but always intrigued. Unbeknownst to most students, an intimate glimpse at[Read More…]

by February 24, 2017 0 comments Guide - Top, Lifestyle, The Guide
Remembering the War of 1812

Remembering the War of 1812

In honor of the bicentennial of the War of 1812, the Georgetown University Library Associates and the Lecture Fund invited archivist David Ferriero to speak on the history of the National Archives in Lohrfink Auditorium Tuesday. Ferriero, who was appointed by President Barack Obama as the 10th archivist of the United States in 2009, leads the[Read More…]

by September 21, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Renovations Planned for Fifth Floor of Lauinger Library

The Special Collections Research Center at Lauinger Library is slated to undergo major renovations later this year, according to University Librarian Artemis Kirk. The Research Center, located on the fifth floor, contains the university’s archives and art collection, rare books and manuscripts. Kirk said that the plans are still in[Read More…]

by January 20, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News