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Library Associates Event Archives
La Belle Créole: Rediscovering the Life of a Cuban-Born Star of 19th-Century Parisian Society
Thursday, September 25, 2014
A lecture on La Belle Créole: Rediscovering the Life of a Cuban-Born Star of 19th-Century Parisian Society by author Alina García-Lapuerta (F’86).
Friday Music Series Concert: Music as Cultural Mission
Friday, September 19, 2014
The annual opening Friday Music Series Concert, Music as Cultural Mission: Explorations of Jesuit Practices, featuring Emma Boone, soprano; Zoe Novak, alto; Kelsey Kolasa, alto; Luke Schafer, tenor; Risa Browder, violin; Amy Domingues, cello; and Jinsun Cho, harpsichord. Included a book signing by Professors Anna Harwell Celenza and Anthony DelDonna, editors of Music as Cultural Mission: Explorations of Jesuit Practices in Italy and North America.
Beyond Foodies: Why Talking About Food Could Change the World
Thursday, April 3, 2014
The annual Ellen Catherine Gstalder (C'98) Memorial Lecture featuring Tracie McMillan. Cosponsored by The Hoya.
Tanous Lecture with Dennis P. Lockhart
Thursday, March 6, 2014
The second annual Tanous Family Endowed Lecture featuring Dennis P. Lockhart, President and Chief Executive Officer of Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.
The 200th Anniversary of the Restoration of the Society of Jesus
Monday, January 27, 2014
A lecture and reception commemorating The 200th Anniversary of the Restoration of the Society of Jesus with John O'Malley, S.J., Professor of Theology and featuring rare items from the Library's Special Collections Research Center related to the Society of Jesus. In conjunction with Jesuit Heritage Week.
Library Associates Holiday Party
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
The annual Library Associates Holiday party featuring The Georgetown Chimes and holiday readings from the works of William Shakespeare by Professor Michael Collins.
Thursday, November 14, 2013
A production of Hamlet co-presented with the Department of Performing Arts, preceded by a conversation with Professor Derek Goldman, Director of Hamlet and Dr. John Buchtel, Head, Special Collections Research Center.
Bioethics and the Revolution in Higher Education
Thursday, October 24, 2013
The Annual Casey-McIlvane Memorial Lecture, Bioethics and the Revolution in Higher Education, with Margaret Little, Director, Kennedy Institute of Ethics and Kelly W. Heuer, MOOC Design Coordinator. Co-sponsored by the Kennedy Institute of Ethics.
"Big Band Era" Friday Music Series Opening Concert
Friday, September 20, 2013
Opening Friday Music Series Concert, "Big Band Era," presented with the Georgetown Music Program. Featuring Georgetown University professor Aaron Broadus and the Georgetown Jazz Ensemble.
Too Long Ignored
Thursday, April 4, 2013
The Annual Ellen Catherine Gstalder (C'98) lecture featuring Bob Herbert, former op-ed columnist for The New York Times and Distinguished Senior Fellow at Demos.
'Writing for The New Yorker: Remembering Hollywood'
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
A conversation between Margaret Talbot, staff writer for 'The New Yorker,' and Georgetown Professor and Critic-in-Residence Maureen Corrigan discussing Talbot's new book, 'The Entertainer: Movies, Magic, and My Father's Twentieth Century,' which tells the thrilling story of the rise of popular culture through the life and career of her father, Lyle Talbot. Co-sponsored by the English Department, the Journalism Program, and GEMA.
A Poetry Reading with Jane Shore and David Gewanter
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
A poetry reading with poets and Professors Jane Shore (George Washington University) and David Gewanter (Georgetown University).
The Early Jesuits and the Arts
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
The Annual Casey-McIlvane Memorial Lecture with John O'Malley, S.J., Georgetown University Professor of Theology
In conjunction with Jesuit Heritage Week
Library Associates Holiday Party
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
The annual Library Associates Holiday Party featuring the Georgetown Chimes.
Thursday, November 15, 2012
A talk on manners and morality by author and Georgetown University Professor Karen Stohr.
Making Politics Work
Thursday, October 25, 2012
The Inaugural Tanous Family Endowed Lecture, with political commentator, TV host and author Chris Matthews. In conjunction with the Georgetown University Lecture Fund.
The Great American Songbook
Friday, September 21, 2012
Opening Friday Music Series concert, in conjunction with the Department of Performing Arts. Featuring Steve Ross (C'61), cabaret singer and pianist.
Blommer Science Library's 50th Birthday!
Thursday, September 20, 2012
Happy birthday to Blommer Science Library, which turns 50 on September 20, 2012! Georgetown students, staff and faculty are invited to come help us celebrate! Light refreshments will be provided.
The War of 1812: A Forgotten War Remembered Through National Archives Records
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
David S. Ferriero, Archivist of the United States, with an introduction by Lynn Conway, Georgetown University Archivist. In conjunction with the Georgetown University Lecture Fund.