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Catch up on noteworthy information, important events and all of the latest happenings in and around the university community.

Photo & Video
John Carroll statue in front of Healy Hall
Apr 2018

John Carroll Awards 2018

Each John Carroll Weekend culminates with a black-tie banquet celebrating the John Carroll and Patrick Healy Award recipients. These awards are conferred upon members of the Georgetown community who...
Former Governor of Puerto Rico Luis Fortuno (F’82) speaks.
Mar 2018

After Hurricane Maria: Former Puerto Rico Governor, Alumnus Speaks at Georgetown

Former Governor of Puerto Rico Luis Fortuño (F’82) visited Georgetown on March 15, 2018, to give a lecture on the future of Puerto Rico’s economy post-Hurricane Maria...

Alumni Association
Richard Durbin, Timothy S. Healy S.J. award
Mar 2018

U.S. Senator Dick Durbin Receives GUAA Timothy Healy Award for Exemplary Public Service

At a February 28 ceremony on campus, Georgetown University President John J. DeGioia presented U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) with one of GUAA's highest honors: the Timothy S. Healy, S.J., Award for...
Event
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...
Senator Durbin holds the Timothy Healy, S.J. Award between Georgetown President John J. DeGioia and Georgetown University Alumni Association President Jeff Chapski.
Mar 2018

Sen. Richard Durbin (F’66, L’69) Honored with Georgetown University’s Timothy S. Healy S.J., Award

Georgetown honored Senator Dick Durbin (F‘66, L‘69) with the Timothy S. Healy, S.J. Award for his life of service and commitment to the common good.

Event
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...
Alumni Association
Dec 2017

GUAA Executive Director Stepping Down After Decades of Service to Georgetown

Bill Reynolds (C'79, Parent '10,'13), executive director of the Georgetown University Alumni Association and associate vice president of alumni relations, is stepping down after 17 years of service...
Event
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...
Photo & Video
Dean Mitchell
Sep 2017

Georgetown University Dental Legacy Classroom

Thanks to the generosity of more than 300 Georgetown Dental School alumni, a transformed space has opened in Med-Dent to host classes and serve as a permanent home for reunions. Dean Mitchell gives a...