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"Diversity in Action" panel, Pramila Jayapal, Winnie Stachelberg, Sarah Audelo, Yamiche Alcindor
May 2018

Quotable Moments from JCW-Seattle Panels

Insightful panels featuring Georgetown faculty, alumni, and friends invigorated this year's John Carroll Weekend, hosted for the first time in Seattle. Hundreds of alumni and friends of the...
Georgetown professor Marcia Chatelain (center) stands with the "Hoyas for Racial Justice" panelists (from left) Citlalli Alvarez (C'15), Ebony Howard (L'07), Jennifer Weston and Madeline Sutton (C'89).
May 2018

First University-Wide Women's Forum Attracts Alumni, Students and Faculty

More than 500 alumni, students, and faculty gathered for the first university-wide Women’s Forum, to share expertise in leadership, entrepreneurship, law, social justice and the sciences.

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Guests socialize during a formal reception in Shanghai.
Mar 2018

Georgetown Delegation Tours East Asia

By Chelsea Burwell Continuing the university's commitment to strengthening engagement with East Asia, Georgetown President John J. DeGioia and a high-level delegation of university administrators...
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Attendees celebrate honorees at the Patrick Healy Dinner
Feb 2018

Georgetown’s African-American Community Celebrates the Annual Healy Dinner

Georgetown's African-American Community Celebrates the Annual Healy Dinner By Chelsea Burwell More than 200 alumni, students, faculty, and friends of the university came together to honor and...
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Georgetown University and Slavery panel
Nov 2017

Black Alumni Summit Brings Thought Leadership to Campus

Alumni community discusses racial justice, arts, philanthropy, and more Alumnus Ayo Aruleba (C’17), Professors Soyica Colbert (C’01) and Marcia Chatelain, and Mélisande Short-Colomb (C’21)—a current...
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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...