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The School of Continuing Studies’ Institute for Transformational Leadership launches a certificate in facilitation next semester.

SCS Pioneers Facilitation Program

Georgetown’s Institute for Transformational Leadership at the School of Continuing Studies will debut the certificate in facilitation — a three-month workshop that teaches the skills needed to oversee workplace meetings — next semester as the first certificate in higher education of its kind. According to Program Coordinator Kathryn Wade, SCS administrators[Read More…]

by October 27, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
THE WASHINGTON POST
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will speak at the commencement ceremony for the School of Foreign Service.

2015 Commencement Speakers Announced

The university announced today that the commencement speakers for the Class of 2015 will include United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, former U.S. Secretary of Labor Elaine Chao, Rep. John R. Lewis (D-Ga.), President and CEO of American Red Cross Gail J. McGovern and talk show host Charlie Rose. This[Read More…]

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

SCS Adds New Masters

The university recently announced two new communications master’s degree programs in the School of Continuing Studies on Oct. 29. The Executive Masters of Professional Studies in Global Strategic Communications and the Masters of Professional Studies in Integrated Marketing Communications will become available for students in fall 2015. Denise Keyes, senior[Read More…]

by November 11, 2014 0 comments City News, News
Auditors Heighten Discussion

Auditors Heighten Discussion

Professor Marilyn McMorrow’s 10 students sat on couches and chairs in her McCarthy Hall apartment discussing their final essays for “Just War Theory in the 21st Century.” It was the last week of the fall semester in an international politics course with a unique dynamic: two of the “seniors” in[Read More…]

by January 14, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

New SCS Master’s Degree First With STEM Focus

One month after opening a larger downtown space, the School of Continuing Studies announced a new master’s program in systems engineering management — its first course of study in a “STEM” discipline. The master’s program, scheduled to launch in fall 2014, is a partnership with the Stevens Institute of Technology[Read More…]

by September 24, 2013 0 comments City News, News
SCS Campus Opens Downtown

SCS Campus Opens Downtown

The School of Continuing Studies officially moved to its new downtown location August 20 in time for the start of the fall semester. “The opening so far has been going pretty well,” SCS Interim Dean Walter Rankin said. “Given that we moved everybody from two campuses, we managed it in three[Read More…]

by August 27, 2013 0 comments City News, News
GU Explores Growth Beyond Hilltop

GU Explores Growth Beyond Hilltop

With its growth potential thwarted by space restrictions in Georgetown and limitations imposed by the 2010 Campus Plan agreement, the university has begun to look beyond its main campus for a place to expand. Georgetown has operated satellite campuses for its Law Center and School of Continuing Studies for a[Read More…]

by September 7, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News
Students Take Inside Look at National Conventions

Students Take Inside Look at National Conventions

While most students spent the beginning of this week fine-tuning their course schedules and lugging their storage boxes across campus, Chair of the Georgetown University College Republicans Maggie Cleary (COL ’14) and 19 other representatives from Georgetown joined the nearly 20,000-strong crowd at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla.[Read More…]

by August 31, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News
SCS Finalizes Plans for New Campus

SCS Finalizes Plans for New Campus

Architects are working to finalize the designs for the School of Continuing Studies’ new downtown campus, which is slated to open at some point during the 2013-2014 school year. Representatives of the SCS and STUDIOS Architecture, the firm designing the building, spoke enthusiastically about plans for the new facility at a tour[Read More…]

by August 16, 2012 0 comments News

SCS Will Relocate to Downtown DC

The School of Continuing Studies will consolidate its programs in a new center in the Gallery Place-Chinatown neighborhood scheduled to open in late 2013. The university signed a lease today for four stories in an office building at 650 Massachusetts Ave., NW, which will house all of the SCS’s programs. The programs[Read More…]

by July 19, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News