Alan Leshner, Executive Publisher of Science, talks “Science and Society”

As part of the Undergraduate Research Conference, Alan Leshner, CEO of American Association for the Advancement of Science and Executive Publisher of Science, delivered a keynote address on the evolving relationship between science and society as a whole…. Read More

Georgetown 111th in research and development spending

We’re Number 111! The National Science Foundation just released its ranking for university spending on Research and Development for fiscal year 2008, and Georgetown is ranked 111th.  According to the rankings, Georgetown spent $143 million on research and… Read More

We haven’t lost it yet …

Georgetown Universities science programs may need a little help, but our country isn’t doing quite so poorly. Of the three Nobel Prizes announced this year—Physics, Chemistry and Medicine—Americans have won all three. The prize in Economics will be… Read More