Current Events

Senior, Queen Adesuyi is featured on NPR’s The Diane Rehm Show, listen here

Senior, Andrew Debraggio is interviewed by The Signal out of Central New York on his thesis

Students in College Award American Studies Professor 

American Studies and Georgetown Memory Today

Student sit-in organizers release statement, professor and Philosophy Department show support

President DeGioia announces name change to Mulledy Hall and McSherry 

The Jesuit’s Slaves


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