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Photo & Video
Dec 2015

Video of the Month: This is Georgetown

A very special thank you from the entire Georgetown community.
Event
Oct 2015

2015 Black Alumni Summit Recap

Georgetown held the first-ever Black Alumni Summit October 23-25. More than 230 alumni, faculty, staff and students gathered together to celebrate the Black alumni community and reconnect with one...
Photo & Video
Researchers Report First Therapy Appearing to Reverse Decline in Parkinson's
Oct 2015

Video of the Month: Groundbreaking Parkinson's Therapy

Georgetown neuroscientist Charbel Moussa, MBBS, Ph.D. and Fernando Pagan, M.D., director of the Movement Disorders Program, recently formed a unique collaboration to study a novel treatment for...
Photo & Video
A Tribute to Rabbi Harold White
Oct 2015

Video of the Month: A Tribute to Rabbi Harold White

Georgetown remembers its much beloved Rabbi Harold White, who spent more than half a century at Georgetown teaching, counseling and promoting interreligious understanding.
Event
Black Images in Contemporary American Film panel
Sep 2015

Black Alumni Summit to Showcase Accomplished Alumni Community

By Na'Tasha Jones, Managing Editor, Georgetown Alumni From Oct. 23-25, 2015 , Georgetown will host the inaugural Black Alumni Summit , a biennial gathering planned by and for the Black undergraduate...
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Juvenile Justice Clinic
Sep 2015

Video of the Month: Juvenile Justice Clinic

Georgetown Law Center recently launched a new video channel that will showcase video content that especially relates to the Law Center, its students and its mission. In this video, Dean William...
In Memoriam
Aug 2015

Remembering Richard Joseph McCooey

Restaurateur Richard J. McCooey, founder of Georgetown neighborhood institutions 1789 restaurant and The Tombs, died August 6. He was 83. A well-known figure in the Georgetown community and...
Event
Jul 2015

2015 Reunion Weekend Recap

Taking a trip down memory lane is always more fun in the company of friends. More than 4,000 members of the Georgetown alumni family experienced this first hand as they returned to the Hilltop for...
Photo & Video
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Jul 2015

Video of the Month: Georgetown—Summer School Edition

It's summertime, but Georgetown's campus is still buzzing with activity. In this month's featured video, Tiffany Lam (NHS'17) gives us an inside look at summer school on the Hilltop.
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Mo Elleithee
Jun 2015

Mo Elleithee, Institute of Politics and Public Service

With the 2016 presidential election fast approaching, Mo Elleithee (F'94) thinks it's time to bring some new voices to the table to help improve our nation's current political process. He also thinks...
5th and 50th Reunion Alumni Share Why They Come Back
Jun 2015

Video of the Month: 5th and 50th Reunion Alumni Share Why They Come Back

In this month's featured video, Hoyas from the Classes of 1965 and 2010 tell us why they love to come home to the Hilltop for Reunion Weekend.
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L.A. alumni greet one another after the L.A. Entrepreneurship panel in June 2014.
May 2015

Club Spotlight: The Alumni Club of Los Angeles

By Na'Tasha Jones, Managing Editor, Georgetown Alumni Georgetown's alumni clubs serve as beacons for alumni around the world, offering a way to connect, learn from and grow the Hoya community in each...