The Hult Prize is the world’s largest student competition and start-up platform for social good. In partnership with President Bill Clinton and the Clinton Global Initiative, the innovative crowdsourcing platform identifies and launches disruptive and catalytic social ventures that aim to solve the planet’s most pressing challenges.
The Lugar Center and the McCourt School of Public Policy today jointly released their new Bipartisan Index rankings of all members of Congress in 2015. The non-partisan tool indicates the degree to which Senators and Representatives work across party lines.
On March 3rd, the McCourt School of Public Policy, the Institute of Politics and Public Service, and School of Foreign Service were honored to welcome three former Heads of State to Georgetown: current GU Politics Fellow and former President of Costa Rica Laura Chinchilla, former President of Slovenia Danilo Türk, and former Prime Minister of Tunisia Mehdi Jomaa.
Leading technology and innovation expert Alec Ross this week visited the McCourt School to discuss his new book, Industries of the Future, and describe the ways in which technology is likely to shape society within the next decade and beyond.
The McCourt School of Public Policy, the Department of Economics, and the Georgetown University Initiative on Innovation, Development and Evaluation (gui2de) hosted the 2016 Spring meeting of the Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development (BREAD) on Friday and Saturday, April 29-30 2016.
Democratic socialism means creating a just society in America that provides the kind of rights spelled out in 1944 by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont said on November 19, 2015 at Georgetown.