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University President John J. DeGioia (fourth from center) spoke on a panel for UN Women's third anniversary of launching HeForShe.

Annual HeForShe Report Highlights Georgetown’s Sexual Assault Prevention Initiatives

Universities can learn from Georgetown’s initiatives to empower women, such as sexual assault awareness and prevention programs, as well as the Institute for Women, Peace and Security, explained university president John J. DeGioia at a United Nations Women event Wednesday morning. Speaking at the third-year anniversary celebration of UN Women’s[Read More…]

by September 21, 2017 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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Students and administrators launched the HoyasForShe initiative, part of the university’s HeForShe requirements, in an effort to raise awareness for gender equity.

Students, Administrators Launch HoyasForShe

Students and administrators launched HoyasforShe, the student advocacy component of the university’s United Nations HeForShe campaign commitment, with plans to coordinate gender equity marketing efforts among clubs in Copley Formal Lounge on Thursday night. University President John J. DeGioia was named one of 10 IMPACT champions by the UN Women’s[Read More…]

by March 31, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Georgetown University partnered with the United Nations and nine other universities to promote gender parity.

UN Initiative Sparks HoyasForShe Initiative On Campus

As one of the ten IMPACT partner universities with the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women’s gender equality initiative, HeForShe, Georgetown launched the first phase of a campaign for gender equality on campus this week. HeForShe is an international movement that aims to engage people[Read More…]

by September 23, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Advocate as One

Yesterday’s news of the wage discrimination lawsuit filed by five U.S. Women’s National Team players has once again elevated the issue of women’s equality to the national stage. Georgetown University has frequently participated in this growing national and international conversation. Earlier this year, President John J. DeGioia announced the university’s[Read More…]

by April 1, 2016 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

President DeGioia Announces HeForShe Partnership

Georgetown University will partner with the United Nations HeForShe campaign and pursue initiatives to advance gender equality on its campus and in society, University President John J. DeGioia announced at a launch event Tuesday. HeForShe is an international movement that encourages men and boys to advocate for gender equality. U.N.[Read More…]

by February 26, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top