‘I just felt like Georgetown was going to be home’

Alumnus Jerome Smalls (B’19, G’22)—founder of SmallTalk Group, an educational venture focused on motivating youth and empowering teachers—reflects on his Georgetown journey and the community that helped shape his ambitions.

Meet Georgetown’s new dean of students

Georgetown recently welcomed Claudia Arias-Cirinna as associate vice president and dean of students. In her new role, Arias-Cirinna will work across the university to develop holistic support that empowers students to thrive, especially in times of critical need.

Why are so few students attending professors’ office hours?

Meeting with professors can boost a student’s academic performance and career readiness, but students are hesitant to show up. Professors are investigating the source of the problem and ways to promote this untapped opportunity to students who need it the most.

Georgetown Pivot Program celebrates 2023 graduates

Georgetown recognized the accomplishments and perseverance of 16 fellows graduating from its Pivot Program, which prepares formerly incarcerated students for entrepreneurship or employment through training in business fundamentals, liberal arts, and professional and life skills.