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Georgetown Law Lecturer Resigns Following Probe into Controversial Tweet

Ilya Shapiro, a senior lecturer at Georgetown University Law School, announced his resignation Monday following the school’s investigation into a controversial tweet he made...

Georgetown Opens Applications for Bachelor’s Program for Inmates

Georgetown University announced this week that applications are open for its expanded Prisons and Justice Initiative, which will allow a cohort of 25 incarcerated...

As Virginia Colleges Begin Restitution Plans for Slavery, Widespread Reparations Remain...

On a sunny morning in May 2021, a crowd gathered before the Memorial to Enslaved Laborers, a monument constructed last year on the University...

Georgetown and Howard Universities Form Partnership Focused on Public Policy

On February 1, leaders at the Georgetown University McCourt School of Public Policy and Howard University signed a memorandum of understanding to work together...

Unauthorized Georgetown Medical Students Received COVID-19 Vaccine

Georgetown University (GU) officials confirmed on Tuesday that first- and second-year medical students who are not working in health care settings have recently been...

Academically Talented, Disadvantaged Students Face Extremely Low Chance at Success

In America, it’s better to be born rich than smart, a new report from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce states. The...

Georgetown Students Approve Funding for Descendants of People the University Once...

Students at Georgetown University voted on Thursday, April 11, to raise the price of tuition in order to provide compensation for the descendants of...

Research and Reconciliation: Some Universities Work to Ensure an Inclusive Future...

In recent years, some colleges and universities have set out on the long path of addressing their historic ties to systems rooted in white...

Unsung Heroes Works to Recognize Contributions and Skills of University Staff

“To sing a song that would bring peace to a person’s heart” — that is Larry Calloway’s dream, and one that he’s a little...