DeGioia views his presidency as a balancing act

University President John DeGioia has sometimes been perceived by Hoyas, including the editorial board of the Voice, as being disconnected from the everyday life of the student body. In Vox‘s previous life as a columnist, we criticized DeGioia for… Read More

President DeGioia adopts stern tone on Sweeney arrest

In an interview with campus media last week, President John DeGioia discussed Georgetown’s response to the November arrest of Derrik Sweeney (COL ’13) in Cairo for allegedly throwing Molotov cocktails at security forces. Before reflecting on the broader dynamics… Read More

President DeGioia enthusiastic about University’s initiatives in India

In his semesterly interview with campus media last week, President John DeGioia discussed the growth of Georgetown’s connections in India and his optimistic vision for the future of the University’s initiatives there. In 2009, Kapil Sibal, the Indian Minister of… Read More

President DeGioia reflects on the previous semester

On Wednesday evening, President John DeGioia held his biannual conversation with campus media. Over the hour-long discussion, DeGioia discussed a wide variety of subjects, including the capital campaign, the campus plan, campus safety, Georgetown’s major construction projects, diversity initiatives,… Read More

Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki visits Georgetown

This morning, Nouri al-Maliki, the Prime Minister of Iraq, met with President John J. DeGioia, Dean of the School of Foreign Service Carol Lancaster and Georgetown professor and former Senator Chuck Hagel (R-Neb.) in Healy Hall. Much of Healy… Read More

Mayor Gray joins President DeGioia at annual holiday reception with the neighbors

Last night in Healy Hall, administrators, neighborhood residents and community leaders gathered for the university’s twelfth annual holiday reception with Georgetown’s neighbors. Notable attendees this year were University President John J. DeGioia, D.C. Assistant Police Chief Patrick Burke,… Read More

DeGioia appoints permanent NHS dean

Correction: Dr. Jacobs is still on staff at the University. Earlier today, University President John DeGioia announced the appointment of UCLA professor Martin Y. Iguchi as Dean of the School of Nursing & Health Studies starting July 1…. Read More

University releases finances, list of highest earners

On May 13, the University submitted its tax filings for fiscal year 2010 (July 1, 2009 – June 30, 2010). These forms detail Georgetown’s income, expenditures, and assets, as well as list the highest-paid University officials. Graphics by… Read More

Maryland higher education CIO to coordinate University investments

President DeGioia announced today that Michael K. Barry, former chief investment officer of the University of Maryland System Foundation, would become Georgetown University’s CIO. As the CIO of the UMSF since 2005, Barry managed the investment funds of… Read More

SFS-Q holds third undergraduate commencement

Last Saturday, the Gulf Times reported that the Georgetown Unviersity University School of Foreign Service-Qatar had graduated its third class of undergraduates. As in previous years, University President John DeGioia delivered the commencement address to the class of… Read More