Georgetown’s School of Continuing Studies holds opening ceremony

Although Georgetown’s School of Continuing Studies has been taking on downtown D.C. with a myriad of advertisements since the summer, last Tuesday marked the official ceremony celebrating the school’s new location at 640 Massachusetts Ave., N.W. The ceremony, headed by… Read More

Georgetown Downtown campus set to open for fall 2013 term

In an email to students, Provost Robert Groves announced that the new Georgetown Downtown location for the School of Continuing Studies will be open in time for fall 2013 classes—a few months ahead of the deadline required in… Read More

University unveils location for Georgetown Downtown satellite campus

This evening, President John DeGioia sent an email to students, faculty, and staff announcing that the University signed an agreement earlier today to lease a building in downtown Washington, D.C. at 7th Street and Massachusetts Avenue, eight blocks… 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

SCS Dean of Academic Affairs Walter Rankin named Interim Dean

In an email to the University today, President John DeGioia announced that Walter Rankin, a Senior Associate Dean of the School of Continuing studies, will take over as Interim Dean of the School of Continuing Studies beginning July… Read More

SCS Dean named President of the University of Indianapolis

In an email to the University community tonight, President John J. DeGioia announced that Robert Manuel, Associate Provost and Dean of the School of Continuing Studies, has been named president of the University of Indianapolis. Manuel will officially… Read More

Wikipedia and CiviliNation founders reflect on cyber civility

On Monday, the School of Continuing Studies’ Technology Management Program sponsored a lecture by Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales and Andrea Weckerle – founder of the cyber-etiquette organization CiviliNation – on the need for civil discourse on the Internet…. Read More

Former deputy White House press secretary Tony Fratto to teach at Georgetown

This semester, Tony Fratto, former deputy White House press secretary, will be teaching a course in the School of Continuing Studies’ Journalism Department called The White House and the Press. The course will be co-taught by CBS News White… Read More

School of Continuing Studies partners with National Press Club

Fresh off of having one of America’s most renowned political journalists provide the commencement address for its 2010 graduating class, Georgetown’s School of Continuing Studies is making some more ties with the press. Last week, the SCS signed… Read More

Secretary of Education Arne Duncan speaks in Gaston Hall

On Monday morning, Georgetown welcomed another member of Barack Obama’s cabinet to Gaston Hall—Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. Secretary Duncan’s visit, sponsored by the School of Continuing Studies and Parenting Magazine, focused on engaging parents in their children’s… Read More