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A Life Lived Where the Wild Things Are

by March 18, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
GIWPS Executive Director Ambassador Melanne Verveer (FLL ’66, GRD ’69) memorialized Lancaster for her tenacity.

Memorial Honors Lancaster

The university community honored the life of School of Foreign Service Dean Emerita Carol Lancaster (SFS ’64) with a memorial service in Gaston Hall on Sunday. Lancaster, who died Oct. 22, was remembered for her wit, remarkable intelligence and endless dedication. Vice President for Mission and Ministry Fr. Kevin O’Brien,[Read More…]

by October 28, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Vice President for Mission and Ministry Fr. Kevin O'Brien, S.J., speaks at today's prayer service for Andrea Jaime (NHS '17) in Dahlgren Quad.

Sophomore Dies From Meningitis

Students filled Dahlgren Quad tonight for a memorial service for Andrea Jaime (NHS ’17), who died today from apparent meningitis at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, according to an email sent by university officials. A human science major who also took the training class for Georgetown Emergency Response Medical Service, Jaime[Read More…]

by September 16, 2014 1 comment Campus News, News

Former Arab Studies Chair Dies

Professor Barbara Stowasser, former chair of the Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies, died Sunday at Sibley Memorial Hospital. Stowasser, who was also a former director of the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies, was noted for her studies of Islam and gender. Her most well-known work, the 1994 book “Women[Read More…]

by May 14, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News