Post Tagged with: "fellowship"

Georgetown Alumna Named 2018 Rhodes Scholar

Deirdre Collins (COL ’17) was named the 2018 Rhodes Scholar for Bermuda, where she will work to promote environmental preservation and sustainable development after studying at Oxford University. Collins, a native of Bermuda, was the only recipient of the Rhodes Scholarship from the island this year. Rhodes Scholarships are the[Read More…]

by December 1, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Dog Tag Bakery will hold a birthday celebration to honor one of its co-founders, the late Fr. Curry, on March 18.

Dog Tag Bakery Celebrates Father Curry

Dog Tag Bakery, a nonprofit organization that sells baked goods and trains veterans in business, will hold a birthday celebration March 18 in honor of one of its founders, Fr. Rick Curry, S.J., who taught Catholic studies at Georgetown and passed away last December. Hannah Carey (MSB ’16), who enjoys[Read More…]

by February 26, 2016 1 comment Business, Business - Top
Terri Weifenbach

Innovation and Art

Photography professor Terri Weifenbach has spent her life taking photographs of nature, blending styles of the past and present. This year, Weifenbach received the Guggenheim Fellowship, a grant awarded to 173 individuals in 2015, which will help her continue her artistic endeveours. The fellowship, which is managed by the John[Read More…]

by July 31, 2015 0 comments Features, Guide - Top, The Guide
The Privilege of Service

The Privilege of Service

For a young woman of modest origins from the countryside of Oklahoma, finding myself in the Palace Al Bustan in Oman, dressed in my best suit, trying desperately to look like I belonged in a room full of prominent public health officials, felt quite a lot like some strange, academic,[Read More…]

by March 24, 2015 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

Major Clutter

The School of Foreign Service has implemented a new global business major to attract students interested in exploring the behavior of firms in the international framework. In the initial round of applications, 12  applicants were accepted to the program. The major is designed, as stated in several information sessions open[Read More…]

by January 16, 2015 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

GULC Creates Clinton Fellowship

The Georgetown University Law Center announced the establishment of the Hillary Clinton Fellowship on Feb. 25. The foundation will provide funding for graduates of the Law Center to work in collaboration with the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security for a year. The fellowship, sourced from a $1 million[Read More…]

by March 21, 2014 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

Grads, Faculty Flock to Fulbright

Georgetown stood among the top producers of Fulbright scholars for the 2012-2013 academic year, with 14 students, faculty and staff receiving the prestigious award, according to a ranking released by The Chronicle of Higher Education on Oct. 28. Of the 61 Georgetown students who applied for Fulbright grants last year,[Read More…]

by November 15, 2012 0 comments City News, News

Research Initiative Offers Fellowship

Despite fluctuating participation rates, members’ enthusiasm for the Carroll Fellows Initiative is strong. The program was created in 1997 after a survey from the early ’90s showed that Georgetown students identified themselves as partying harder and studying less than students at comparable universities. Administrators rushed to find a solution, prompting professor John Glavin (COL[Read More…]

by October 2, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News