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Georgetown Participates in Catholic Higher Education Conference “Lighting the Way Forward”

By Jamie Kralovec, Associate Director for Mission Integration at the School of Continuing Studies (SCS) In early February 2024, Pope Francis publicly addressed the purpose of…

February 14, 2024


A Space for Everyone; For Everyone, a Space.

The Calcagnini Contemplative Center Celebrates 10 Years as a Haven for Hoyas By Jennon Bell Hoffman In the same way a home is more than four walls and roof, the Calcagnini…

November 13, 2023


High Holy Days Return to Gaston Hall

Every year, the new school year arrives alongside the Jewish High Holy Days. Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year, is followed 10 days later by Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement and…

October 13, 2022


New Beginnings for Orthodox Christian Life

Fr. David Pratt, the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Endowed Orthodox Chaplain, and director for Orthodox Christain Life (pictured right above) joined Georgetown as a full-time…

September 13, 2022


Announcing New Interim Director and Associate Director for Jewish Life

Dear Members of the Georgetown Community, I am pleased to announce the appointment of Rabbi Daniel Schaefer as the Interim Director for Jewish Life, and Deborah Silver as the…

July 8, 2022


Prayer for Uvalde, Texas

God of mercy and compassion, we come to you yet again with heavy hearts, for we have heard the cries of the slain calling to us from the ground. We come remembering all the lives…

May 26, 2022


Campus Ministry Announces New Protestant Chaplain

Dear Georgetown Community, Protestant Ministry welcomes Rev. TauVaughn Toney as its new Protestant Christian Chaplain. Rev. Toney comes to Georgetown University with a wealth of…

February 28, 2022


Georgetown’s New Orthodox Chaplaincy Endowment

Thanks to a generous gift from Georgetown Board of Directors member Michael Psaros (B’89) and Family, the Orthodox Chaplaincy is the first chaplaincy in the Office of Campus…

October 26, 2021


A note from Campus Ministry regarding religious service attendance

Dear friends, As Georgetown University looks forward to reopening fully this Fall, plans are being made for the return of the full religious services schedule on all of our…

August 17, 2021


Announcing New Catholic Chaplain at Georgetown University Medical Center: Fr. Jim Shea, S.J.

Dear Colleagues: It is with great pleasure that we announce the appointment of Fr. Jim Shea, S.J. to the position of Catholic Chaplain at the Georgetown University Medical. …

August 4, 2021