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Letting Faith Speak For Itself

In an interview, Paul Elie discusses a fascinating venture he’s leading, the American Pilgrimage Project, a joint effort between Georgetown University and the oral history non-profit StoryCorps that records the stories ordinary people tell about “the role their religious beliefs play at crucial moments in their lives.” How Elie describes the undertaking’s origins: At a […]

Leftist Michael Eric Dyson Calls Impeachment “Treasonous” …But Supported It During the Bush Yrs (Video)

Far left MSNBC fill-in host and Georgetown University professor Michael Eric Dyson says despite Barack Obama’s numerous scandals impeachment calls are treasonous.” But he was OK with it during the Bush years. National Review reported: During the Bush years, however, … Continue reading ?

Q&A: Geneva Smitherman, Michigan State professor emerita of English, on the study of African American English

2 weeks agoArts : Arts Post

A D.C. dialect? It doesn’t sound likely in a city known for its transience. But linguists at Georgetown University, who have been studying the way people speak as part of the Language and Communication in Washington DC (LCDC) project, have identified certain words and some other features of speech common among communities who have lived in […]

More Steps Forward on Climate Protection

A year ago, on a sweltering afternoon at Georgetown University, President Obama announced his Climate Action Plan designed to start cutting dangerous carbon pollution using his authority under our clean air and energy laws already on the books. read more

Sandra Fluke on Hobby Lobby: 'A Woman's Boss Should Not Have a Say'

Sandra Fluke, whose campaign for free contraception elevated her to national prominence while she was still a law student at Georgetown University, denounced to the Supreme Court's 5-4 decision in the Burwell v. Hobby Lobby case: "A woman’s boss should not have a say in her health care decisions," Fluke stated on Twitter. Show More Summary

Developing a 'We' Culture

Youth problems are our problems. I recently heard sociologist Robert Putnam speak at a Georgetown University event that gathered people of faith and no faith to discuss the common good. In his speech, he complained about America's "radically...Show More Summary

President Takes Down Congress For Climate Timidity (video)

On Wednesday, June 25, President Obama gave the League of Conservation Voters a one-year progress report for his climate plan. He presented the original speech on the climate change plan at Georgetown University. On MSNBC, politics commenter...Show More Summary

The Church and its Response to Domestic and Sexual Violence

Pastors must address domestic and sexual violence. Yesterday, I spoke at the Sojourners Summit at Georgetown University in Washington D.C. As you can imagine, there was a diversity of presenters and views in such a social justice focused...Show More Summary

Judge Kroupa Retires From Tax Court

U.S. Tax Court Judge Diane L. Kroupa, whose 15-year term was scheduled to end on June 12, 2018, has retired from the Tax Court as of June 16, 2014. She is 59 years old. From her court bio: B.S.F.S. Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, 1978; J.D. University of South...

The Truth Behind The Notorious Flavor Enhancer MSG

<div>Please enable Javascript to watch this video</div> Produced by Will Wei Sources: York University, FDA, Smithsonian Mag, Georgetown University NOW WATCH: A Master Chef Explains How To Cook The Perfect Burger Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »

Mike Rogers Says Google Is Unpatriotic For Not Wanting NSA To Spy On Its Users

2 months agoIndustries / Law : Techdirt

This past Wednesday, the CIA held its first ever Conference on National Security at Georgetown University. It included plenty of the usual talking heads spouting nonsense, but I wanted to focus in on one particular talking head spouting particularly ridiculous nonsense. Show More Summary

Homeless Valedictorian Earns Scholarship To Georgetown University

Homeless valedictorian Rashema Melson has earned a full scholarship to Georgetown University. The Anacostia High School graduate made headlines, as she managed to overcome incredible odds. Although she and her family have lived at the D.C. General Homeless Shelter for three years, Rashema graduated first in her class. Rashema’s father died before she was one

Video: The Moving Commencement Speech From Student Who Became Valedictorian While Homeless

Rashema Melson, who graduated top of her class while living at D.C. General, received a full scholarship to Georgetown University. [ more › ]

Openly Gay Republican Carl DeMaio Wins Primary after Campaign HQ Vandalized (Video)

Carl DeMaio was orphaned when he was 14. He was taken in by Jesuits and earned his way to Georgetown University. After college, Carl founded two successful businesses before the age of thirty. He sold the businesses and was elected … Continue reading ?

Georgetown Rabbi Less Outraged at Islamist Jew-Hatred than Its Opponents

Rabbi Rachel Gartner, the Director of Jewish Chaplaincy at Georgetown University, has published a ridiculous broadside at The Huffington Post titled “An Antidote for Islamophobia,” denouncing what she calls my “odious” and “heinous anti-Muslim...Show More Summary

Spain’s king-to-be went to Georgetown University

Spain’s Prince Felipe, who is about to become the new king of his country, went to high school in Canada, college in Madrid, and earned a master’s degree at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Felipe’s father, King Juan Carlos, announced Monday morning that he would abdicate in favor of his son, who is 46 and whose […]

He Left Georgetown University and Started 2 Successful Online Businesses

My name is John Accardi. I’m 25 years old, I live in Washington, DC and 5 months ago, I dropped out of the Neuroscience PhD program at Georgetown University. Not only was I on a full scholarship, but I was being paid to attend. So why did I drop out? It’s very simple. I didn’t […]

After Weeks of Harassment from Far Left Groups – Gay Republican’s Office Vandalized, Computers Destroyed (Video)

Carl DeMaio was orphaned when he was 14. He was taken in by Jesuits and earned his way to Georgetown University. After college, Carl founded two successful businesses before the age of thirty. He sold the businesses and was elected … Continue reading ?

A Lil Positivity: Teenager Raised In D.C. Homeless Shelter Earns Full Scholarship To Georgetown University [Video]

Teen Raised In Homeless Shelter Earns Full Scholarship To Georgetown An 18-year-old D.C. high school student is making headlines nationwide with her inspiring story of maintaining a 4.0 GPA that gained her a full scholarship to Georgetown University…..all while living

Paper: 'Another Cup at the Nile's Crowded Spigot - South Sudan and Its Nile Water Rights'

2 months agoUtilities / Water : WaterWired

This paper appeared in Volume 44 (2013) of the Georgetown Journal of International Law. The author, Charles L. Katz, is a 2013 graduate of the Georgetown University Law Center. One might argue that South Sudan has bigger fish to fry at this moment but its access to Nile River water...

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