Post Tagged with: "international"

Old Vacations in a New Land

One of the benefits of spending a summer in Southeast Asia is that there is a plethora of places close by to explore. While it would take four hours to travel from Georgetown to New York by car, trips to destinations such as Singapore and Malaysia are, at the most,[Read More…]

by June 28, 2013 0 comments The Guide
Georgetown Students Join Turkish Protests

Georgetown Students Join Turkish Protests

  ADIYAMAN, TURKEY — As thousands in Istanbul clash with police, Georgetown students in both Turkey and Washington, D.C. have joined in protest against an intransigent Turkish government. Kaan Inan (SFS ’14), who is from Istanbul, found himself in the midst of tear gas being thrown by Turkish police on June 1, the[Read More…]

by June 11, 2013 0 comments City News, News
DeGioia Sits Down With Student Press

DeGioia Sits Down With Student Press

Each semester, University President John J. DeGioia sets an hour aside to talk to representatives of the campus media. The highlights from today’s meeting include planned expansions to the university’s campus, how Georgetown is pursuing international engagement, howDeGioia hopes to the see the campus plan debate resolved and the future of the capital[Read More…]

by January 11, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Georgetown Deserved Better on China Trip

Georgetown’s goodwill tour of China was meant to be a chance for the university to establish relations with the People’s Republic through its most prized athletic asset: the men’s basketball team. The trip was initially about much more than basketball — the exhibition games were merely a formality as the[Read More…]

by August 30, 2011 0 comments Sports

Conference Examines Russia-US Relationship

A mix of Russian, European and American professors and political figures evaluated the newly cemented Russia-U.S. friendship and its impact on Europe’s political climate on Monday in the Intercultural Center. The three panels, “Is There a New Euro-Atlantic Security Architecture,” “Energy and Economic Security” and “Arms Control and Nonproliferation,” focused[Read More…]

by March 26, 2011 0 comments City News, News

Georgetown Lacrosse Builds International Tradition

Although the World Lacrosse Championships took place in Manchester, England, this year, the tournament still had its typical North American flavor, as the United States reclaimed the title from 2006 winners Canada in the title game. Between them, the two teams accounted for 10 of the 11 players on the[Read More…]

by August 27, 2010 0 comments Sports