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University President John J. DeGioia (CAS '79, GRD '95) touched on topics including the GU 272 referendum and his almost two-decade tenure as president in an interview with The Hoya. | MARGARET FOUBERG/THE HOYA

‘A Fantastic Challenge’: DeGioia Reflects on 18-Year Tenure, GU 272 and Title IX

This interview has been edited and condensed for clarity. Ahead of the first day of classes, The Hoya sat down with University President John J. DeGioia (CAS ’79, GRD ’95), to discuss two key campus issues, as well as his reflections on his nearly two decades leading Georgetown University. GU[Read More…]

by August 28, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
AMBER GILLETTE/THE HOYA | University President John J. DeGioia sat down with editor-in-chief of The Hoya Maya Gandhi (SFS '20) to discuss the GU272 referendum, Title IX policies, the admissions bribery scheme and the university's ties to the clerical sexual abuse crisis.

DeGioia Speaks on GU272, Title IX

As Georgetown reckons with its history of slavery, University President John J. DeGioia reflected on the university’s path forward in a wide-ranging interview with The Hoya on Thursday morning. The president also defended the university’s systems for handling sexual assault and reaffirmed Georgetown’s support for low-income, first-generation students amid the[Read More…]

by April 12, 2019 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
A Legacy in Progress

A Legacy in Progress

Embarking on his 14th year in office, University President John J. DeGioia is now Georgetown’s longest-serving president. While this feat is merely statistical, its arrival indicates that DeGioia’s legacy will likely be one of the most significant in Georgetown’s modern history. DeGioia’s forte lies with augmenting the university’s presence among[Read More…]

by August 26, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
11 Faculty Receive Tenure

11 Faculty Receive Tenure

Eleven newly tenured faculty and six faculty members promoted to full professor were honored at the Fall Faculty Convocation in Gaston Hall Tuesday. For some newly tenured faculty, reaching this threshold has been a long-standing goal. “I’ve been seeking tenure since I was 20, in the sense that I’ve known[Read More…]

by October 18, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Former University President Dies

Former University President Rev. Gerard Campbell, S.J., died Aug. 9 at age 92. Campbell, who served as president from 1964 to 1968, enacted several changes during his short tenure in the office: He reorganized the university’s board of directors to allow it to include lay members, helped create Georgetown’s faculty[Read More…]

by August 15, 2012 0 comments News
10 Years In: Gauging DeGioia’s Impact

10 Years In: Gauging DeGioia’s Impact

John J. DeGioia (CAS ’79) stepped modestly up to the podium a decade ago to address over 2,000 faculty, staff, students and alumni gathered there to honor him. “Good afternoon, and thank you. It is a profound honor to accept this responsibility today as the 48th president of Georgetown University,”[Read More…]

by October 14, 2011 0 comments Campus News