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GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY: Promising Startups Get Boost from Georgetown Entrepreneur Programs

Students and alumni worked on projects that would provide housing to refugees and immigrants, on-the-go food options, a music app and more during the university’s eight-week StartupHoyas Summer Launch Program.

CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS: University Hires Associate Vice President for Marketing and Communications

Catholic University President John Garvey announced today that the University has hired Kevin Burke as the new associate vice president for marketing and communications, effective Sept. 4.

CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS: Bishops Brush up on Business Skills at Catholic University

Nearly 30 bishops spent a week at The Catholic University of America this summer to participate in the Bishop’s Executive Program, a first-of-its-kind program intended to provide business training for bishops from around the country.

AMERICAN UNIVERSITY: Ask an Expert: Doug Hecox

We asked Federal Highway Administrator and American University School of Communication (AU SOC) adjunct professor Doug Hecox about what it takes to be a good strategic communicator.

16 percent of applicants to Georgetown University were admitted for fall 2017

At Georgetown University, 94 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 56 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

University of the District of Columbia enrolls 3,859 undergrads

At University of the District of Columbia, 51 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 57 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

University of Phoenix-Washington DC enrolls 70 undergrads

At University of Phoenix-Washington DC, 96 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 53 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

59 percent of applicants to Gallaudet University were admitted for fall 2017

At Gallaudet University, 77 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 56 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Which U.S. schools receive the least state student aid?

University of the District of Columbia was among U.S. schools that reported receiving the least state financial aid during the 2017-18 academic year, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

University of the Potomac-Washington DC Campus enrolls 72 undergrads

At University of the Potomac-Washington DC Campus, 76 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 50 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY: GW Corcoran School of the Arts and Design Celebrates the ‘NEXT’ Generation of Artists at Annual Exhibition

The George Washington University Corcoran School of the Arts and Design is entering a new era with the completion of the first phase of renovations on the historic Flagg Building and consolidating all the arts, from dance and theatre to painting and design into one new school.

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY: Global Health Major Excels in Leadership, Research and the Boxing Ring

Hana Burkly (NHS’19, G’20), who runs a student-run, not-for-profit organization that recruits university students to teach English in underserved schools around the world, is also a boxer.

Bennett Career Institute enrolls 312 undergrads

At Bennett Career Institute, 53 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 57 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Strayer University-Global Region enrolls 5,569 undergrads

At Strayer University-Global Region, 85 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 68 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY: NSF Awards Go to Grad Students Researching Cancer, Cognition, Salt Marshes

Four Georgetown Ph.D. candidates in psychology, biology and tumor biology have been selected by the National Science Foundation (NSF) for their potential to become lifelong leaders and contributors to scientific innovation and teaching.

GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY: Trump Administration Officials, Members of Congress Visit Conservative Student Conference

Several current and former members of President Donald Trump’s administration spoke at Turning Point USA’s High School Leadership Summit last week on the George Washington University Foggy Bottom Campus, including Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, U.N.

AMERICAN UNIVERSITY: High School Students Discover the World of Communication at AU

Discover the World of Communication (DWC) is a program that gives students in grades 9 through 12 a chance to see the different aspects of the communication industry.

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