Student Art Series: Nicholas Dellasanta on the work of James Gillray

  Regarded as being one of the two most historically influential cartoonists (along with William Hogarth), James Gillray is often remembered as the father of the political cartoon. His sense of the absurd, deep understanding of audience, and an expanse of resource helped him successfully execute satirical works calling the king, prime ministers, and generals […]

Showcase draws submissions from across campus

The KIE’s Undergraduate Bioethics Research Showcase, a juried exhibition of student work in a variety of categories and disciplines, features submissions from a surprising array of schools, majors, and class years.

Featured class: Debates in Bioethics

Colin Hickey’s Spring 2015 “Debates in Bioethics” class blends the curricular and the extra-curricular, with case-based learning and an opportunity for select students to compete on Georgetown’s national-champion debate team.

Engaging Bioethics: Health Laws Too Tame

In this editorial in The Hoya, PhD candidate Yashar Saghai, whose dissertation is being supervised by KIE faculty, looks at paternalistic health laws across the US and argues that they don’t go far enough.

Ethics Bowl Team Takes First Place at Regionals

On November 10th, Georgetown’s Ethics Bowl team traveled to the University of Baltimore to compete with 13 other teams in a debate-style competition sponsored by the the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics (APPE). Georgetown took first place in the Mid-Atlantic regional competition after winning every single round, and the team will now compete in […]