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The Year in Brief

The Year in Brief

July 2014 – DeGioia Becomes Longest-Serving President University President John J. DeGioia, the first layperson to occupy Georgetown’s presidency, surpassed his predecessors 13 years after he ascended to the office in July 2001. August 2014 – Alumni Donate to Thompson Athletic Center Men’s basketball greats Patrick Ewing (CAS ’85), Roy[Read More…]

by April 24, 2015 0 comments Year in Review
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The refugees who originally planned to visit Georgetown, spoke to attendees via Skype at “Voices Unheard — The Syria: Trojan Women Summit.”

After Setback, Syrian Event Proceeds

Students, faculty, journalists and performers gathered at the Gonda Theatre on Friday to hear from a group of Syrian refugees via Skype from Amman, Jordan, who had originally planned to perform at Georgetown, but were denied visas by the State Department. The event, “Voices Unheard — The Syria: Trojan Women[Read More…]

by September 23, 2014 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top

Theater and Politics Meet

With Monday’s announcement of its Myriad Voices, a cross-cultural festival spanning more than two years, the Laboratory of Global Performance and Politics continues its goal of bringing together performance and theater with international affairs. The dual vision of Cynthia Schneider, professor of diplomacy in the School of Foreign Service, and[Read More…]

by March 28, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top