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GU Medical Students Fundraise for Abortion Training

Student petitioners with the unrecognized group Medical Students for Choice have started a fundraiser to raise money for an off-campus medical workshop after meeting with Georgetown University School of Medicine administrators about an April 26 petition. MSC, a group made up of GUSOM students, created a petition after GUSOM administrators[Read More…]

by May 15, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News
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Jim Gaffigan (MSB '88), John Mulaney (COL '04) and Mike Birbiglia (COL '04) perform at a New York City comedy fundraiser to benefit the Georgetown Scholarship Program on Jan. 14.

Notable Comedian Alumni Raise $1 Million for GSP

Comedians Jim Gaffigan (MSB ’88), Mike Birbiglia (COL ’00) and John Mulaney (COL ’04) raised $1 million at a New York City comedy fundraiser for the Georgetown Scholars Program to benefit low-income and first-generation students at Georgetown. Gaffigan, Birbiglia and Mulaney performed for the audience at the sold-out event at[Read More…]

by January 25, 2019 1 comment News, News - Top
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Masters of Arab Studies students sell T-shirts in Red Square to raise funds for Syrian and Iraqi refugees.

Students Aid Refugees

Five students in the Masters of Arab Studies program course “Refugees in the Arab World” began a fundraiser for Syrian and Iraqi refugees in coordination with the Collateral Repair Project this month. The students, with help from a program graduate, are raising money by selling T-shirts featuring calligraphy designed by[Read More…]

by April 24, 2015 0 comments City News, News

Baseball Goes Bald to Support Cancer Research

The Georgetown baseball team will hold its first St. Baldrick’s Foundation fundraiser April 5 to raise money for cancer research. The team has pledged to shave their heads after the second of a three-game series matchup with Xavier, a home game against the first Big East opponents of the season[Read More…]

by March 28, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
Rugby Fundraises for Vets

Rugby Fundraises for Vets

The Georgetown University Rugby Football Club raised $6,000 for Dog Tag Bakery, a nonprofit organization aimed at enabling disabled veterans through entrepreneurship, with an intrasquad round-robin tournament on Friday. The idea for the fundraiser started a few years ago, when former GURFC President Robert Rosa (COL ’14), as a sophomore,[Read More…]

by February 25, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
Lombardi Gala Raises Half-Million

Lombardi Gala Raises Half-Million

When NFL players make headlines for their off-the-field exploits, it’s usually bad news. On Saturday, however, Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald garnered positive attention when he was awarded the NFL Players Association Georgetown Lombardi Award at the 27th Annual Lombardi Gala, the proceeds of which benefit the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer[Read More…]

by November 8, 2013 0 comments Sports

Gala Fundraises for Pakistan

In honor of Malala Yousefzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot by the Taliban for her advocacy for girls’ education, the Georgetown University South Asian Society sponsored a fundraising gala Saturday night. The event gained particular relevance after Yousefzai was nominated for a 2013 Nobel Peace Prize for her advocacy and bravery Friday. Pakistan’s[Read More…]

by February 12, 2013 0 comments Campus News

MSB to Raise $15,000 for GU Service Organization

MBA students will pick either the HOYA Clinic, Hoya Outreach Programs & Education or the Center for Social Justice to receive $15,000 Friday as part of a community service program launched by the McDonough School of Business. MBA student Robert Wright, who is vice president of community service for the[Read More…]

by April 20, 2012 0 comments Campus News
Walk This Way: Relay for Life Co-Chairs Gear Up for This Year’s Event

Walk This Way: Relay for Life Co-Chairs Gear Up for This Year’s Event

Since the inaugural Relay for Life event in 2006, students from Georgetown has managed to raise $1.4 million for the American Cancer Society. Relay for Life has become an integral part of the Georgetown experience. Each year, hundreds of Hoyas come together and reach out to their families and friends asking for[Read More…]

by January 26, 2012 0 comments The Guide

Campus Provides Disaster Relief, Fundraises for Japan

Members of the Georgetown community have rapidly mobilized in the wake of the earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan last Saturday, raising over $2,000 for relief efforts and participating in events ranging from prayer services to academic panels. Georgetown University’s Japan Network, the student group leading relief efforts thus far,[Read More…]

by March 18, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News