Former SFS Dean Carol Lancaster dies

In a campus-wide email sent today, President John DeGioia (COL ’79) informed the Georgetown University community that Carol Lancaster (SFS ’64), former dean of the School of Foreign Service, has passed away at the age of 72. Lancaster was diagnosed with… Read More


Carol Lancaster to step down as SFS Dean

President John J. DeGioia sent an email this afternoon announcing that Dean Carol Lancaster is stepping down from her position as Dean of the Walsh School of Foreign Service—a position she has held since 2009. DeGioia wrote that Lancaster made this decision… Read More

Update: Dean Lancaster’s condition improving after surgery

James Reardon-Anderson, currently the acting dean of the SFS, sent an email this evening saying SFS Dean Carol Lancaster‘s condition is “much improved” after she underwent surgery yesterday. President John DeGioia informed the Georgetown community last Tuesday that she would… Read More

Dean Lancaster diagnosed with a brain tumor

In an email sent out this evening, President John DeGioia said that SFS Dean Carol Lancaster has been diagnosed with a brain tumor. She will be “away from campus in the coming weeks,” the email reads. James Reardon-Anderson… Read More