McCourt Madness, day one: Academic ceremony held on Old North steps

On the steps of Old North, a formal academic ceremony was held on Tuesday to celebrate the opening of the newest addition to Georgetown University, the McCourt School of Public Policy. At 4 p.m., the ceremony began with… Read More

Construction on new retreat center nears completion

Hoyas will soon contemplate cloud formations and mountain peaks in Virginia. After years of delays and litigation, the Calcagnini Contemplative Center is finally expected to be open for use by the fall of 2013. Set in the Blue Ridge… Read More

University names Kevin O’Brien, S.J. VP of Mission and Ministry

Father Kevin O’Brien, S.J. (COL ’88), will assume the role of Vice-President of Campus Mission and Ministry, according to a University announcement from President John DeGioia. O’Brien currently serves as Executive Director of Campus Ministry, and his ascension… Read More

University plans new Muslim and Jewish prayer spaces

Executive Director of Campus Ministry Kevin O’Brien, S.J., announced plans for the creation of new religious spaces in the Leavey Center to address to the needs of Muslim and Jewish students on campus. As part of a larger… Read More

Get to know the Jesuits at Georgetown in new video

Providing a glimpse in to the Jesuit philosophy, the Georgetown College has created a video entitled “Jesuits at Georgetown.” The video features Fr. Kevin O’Brien, S.J., executive director of Campus Ministry, Fr. Ryan Maher, an associate dean in… Read More