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HANNAH LEVINE/THE HOYA David Catania (SFS ’90, LAW ’94), left, Christian Dorsey (SFS ’93) and Tanya Cook (MSB ’86) discuss the importance of local politics at a panel.

Alumni Offer Career Advice

Local government has the potential to create influential change, panelists at the first Hoyas in Politics and Public Service Career Chat of the year said on Wednesday. The panel, hosted by the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service, featured former Nebraska State Sen. Tanya Cook (MSB ’86), Vice Chair[Read More…]

by September 14, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) spoke against President Donald Trump’s Jan. 27 immigration order, which temporarily bans immigration from seven predominantly Muslim countries for 90 days and permanently bans refugees from Syria, and predicted the order would be overturned by the courts.

Senator Chris Murphy Condemns Trump’s Immigration Order

Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) predicted President Donald Trump’s Jan. 27 executive order on immigration would be overturned, as part of a series of criticisms of the order, in a talk sponsored by Georgetown University College Democrats Tuesday night. “Friday’s action was a complete abdication of American originalism — the idea[Read More…]

by February 3, 2017 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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The Georgetown Community Partnership released a draft of the 2017-2036 Campus Plan on June 6.

GCP Releases Draft Campus Plan

The 2017-2036 Campus Plan will prioritize upperclassman student housing renovations, as well as athletic and academic facilities, according to a draft of the plan released by the Georgetown Community Partnership on June 6. The draft also outlines plans for an expansion of the MedStar Georgetown University Hospital to include a[Read More…]

by June 14, 2016 3 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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The Georgetown Community Partnership plans to announce the 2017-37 Campus Plan framework in early June.

Campus Plan Framework to Be Announced

Student leaders and university administrators in the Georgetown Community Partnership expect to announce the 2017 Campus Plan’s framework — which will include plans to prioritize student housing renovations — for public consultation in early June. The draft plan is set to be submitted to the Office of Zoning by July[Read More…]

by May 20, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Vice President for Government Relations and Community Engagement Chris Murphy and professor Uwe Brandes will lead Georgetown’s partnership with the White House MetroLab Network, which aims to connect university research with local city leaders nationwide.

University Joins White House Data Project

Georgetown partnered with the White House Smart Cities Initiative on Sept. 14, joining the MetroLab Network, a program that aims to promote university and city collaboration across the nation. The White House Office of Science and Technology launched the MetroLab Network during the White House Smart Cities Forum. Twenty-eight universities[Read More…]

by October 6, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
Q&A: Murphy Fills New Role

Q&A: Murphy Fills New Role

Chris Murphy (GRD ’98) assumed the role of Georgetown’s first vice president for government relations and community engagement Aug. 10, filling a new position created within the Office of Federal Relations. Murphy’s past career experiences include working for President Barack Obama’s administration in the Department of Housing and Urban Development,[Read More…]

by September 15, 2015 0 comments Campus News, City News, News
Murphy Heads Community, Federal Office

Murphy Heads Community, Federal Office

Chris Murphy (GRD ’98) will serve as Georgetown’s first vice president for government relations and community engagement, a new position created to coordinate the university’s engagement with community groups and the local, city and federal government. Previously, the Office of Community Engagement was a part of the Office of Public[Read More…]

by September 4, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top