Georgetown announces Global Futures Initiative

Yesterday, President John DeGioia announced the launch of Global Futures Initiative, a university-wide collaboration to recognize and address the major challenges that the international community faces. Over the next two years, the Initiative will host prestigious world leaders… Read More

Photos: Fossil Free aches to meet with DeGioia

On Friday afternoon, GU Fossil Free held a rally in Red Square. This time, the carbon fuel divestment group shouted and pleaded for a chance to meet with University President John DeGioia (COL ’79) and, like a stubborn Tinder… Read More

John DeGioia announces new initiative that will help us do…something

  The University is really pushing you to RSVP to the engagement party. President John DeGioia announced via email this morning a new initiative with the vague title “Designing the Future(s) of the University.” Vox isn’t quite up on her… Read More

What would you ask President DeGioia about Catholicism?

DeGioia is pleased by the cardinals’ selection Campus media has been invited to interview University President Jack DeGioia this Thursday as he returns from his trip to Rome to attend the inaugural mass of Pope Francis. The topic of… Read More

Jack DeGioia to attend inaugural mass of Pope Francis, hopes it’s not awkward

The White House announced earlier today that Georgetown’s very own President Jack DeGioia will be part of the exclusive presidential delegation to attend the mass for the inauguration of the Pontificate of His Holiness Pope Francis. The Mass… Read More

The Atlantic names President DeGioia a “Brave Thinker”

In this week’s issue of The Atlantic, President John J. DeGioia is featured as a Brave Thinker of 2012, alongside Mayor of New York City Michael Bloomberg, Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court John Roberts, punk-rock collective Pussy Riot, and a whole bunch of… Read More

LOC recommends University sever ties with Adidas

Georgetown’s Licensing and Oversight Committee recommended Friday that the University terminate its sportswear contract with Adidas no later than December 15, due to the company’s mistreatment of workers at an Indonesian factory. The LOC is a board of… Read More

Spotted: Jordanian Queen Rania on campus with President DeGioia

[Update]: According to a confidential source from the University, Queen Rania was here to discuss her son, the prince of Jordan, and his future at Georgetown as an incoming freshman. Prince Hussein bin Abdullah is about 18 years old and the… Read More

Acres on acres, with no destination and mere speculation

Rumblings and grumblings over the results of the campus plan agreement are still alive and well. Students demand a say in the process and express disapproval over the concessions made by the University, and two days ago, students were… Read More

Olson addresses student concerns on Campus Plan in tele-town hall

At 6 p.m. on Monday evening, GUSA held the first-ever conference-call town hall, providing students with the opportunity to voice their concerns and ask questions on the recent campus plan agreement. In an effort to make up for… Read More