Zika: Playing Politics with Public Health?

Posted on August 31, 2016

As the numbers of Zika cases reach more than 2500 in the U.S. states and 14,000 in U.S. territories — and federal funds to fight the virus nearly depleted — Dr. Anthony Fauci (H’90), director of...

Rep. Steny Hoyer (L’66): Restoring Faith in Government

Posted on July 12, 2016

“As I’ve traveled across the country…,” said House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.)(L’66), speaking in Hart Auditorium on July 11, “I’ve heard the same sentiment: too many of our people believe that the American Dream is...

Building Networks For Law Student Veterans

Posted on July 1, 2016

Why do veterans make great lawyers? According to Visiting Professor James E. Baker — who spoke at the first-ever T14 conference of law student veterans in Washington, D.C. on June 24 — lawyers and military personnel...

Dan Sullivan (L’93, MSFS’93): From Student to Senator

Posted on June 14, 2016

What does Sen. Dan Sullivan (R-Alaska)(L’93, MSFS’93) remember about Georgetown Law? Terrific professors, including Gerry Spann and the late Steve Goldberg. The “incredible comparative advantage” of living in Washington D.C. — which enabled Sullivan to intern for...

Ashley Nicolas (L'19)

Georgetown Law Student Honored as a 2016 Tillman Scholar

Posted on June 10, 2016

Ashley Nicolas (L’19), a West Point graduate and U.S. Army veteran who will begin her J.D. studies at Georgetown Law in August, has been selected a 2016 Tillman Scholar.Tillman Scholars, recognized by the Pat Tillman Foundation,...

“Vote Food 2016”: Food Policy Experts Explore the Issues

Posted on June 8, 2016

Think ahead to November 2016 — and imagine that the new president of the United States wants to create a new office of the “national food czar.” After all, there are currently 15 U.S. federal agencies...