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Brooks Holtom, professor of management and senior associate dean for strategy, finance and organization, shares six ways you may politely decline an invitation when you’re overbooked this holiday season.

Wrongfully Convicted Alumnus Wins Marshall Scholarship to Study Comparative Social Policy at Oxford

Georgetown alumnus Brian Ferguson (C’18), once wrongfully incarcerated for homicide and exonerated after serving 11 years of a life sentence, wins a prestigious Marshall Scholarship to pursue a master’s of comparative social policy at the University of Oxford.


Grad Student with Heart, Lung Damage Wins Multiple Prizes to Develop Life-Saving Device

Shavini Fernando (G’18), who suffers from life-threatening heart and lung damage, wins multiple prizes to develop a wearable device that would alert people when their vital signs go out of normal range and call 911 for help.
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Georgetown Students, Alumni Entrepreneurs Win Prizes at Second ‘Bark Tank’



Don’t forget to enjoy games during the holiday break

  • Men's Basketball vs. Little Rock, Dec. 22, 12 p.m., Capital One Arena
  • Men's Basketball vs. Howard, Dec. 29, 12 p.m., Capital One Arena
  • Women’s Basketball vs. Xavier, Dec. 29, 5 p.m., McDonough Arena
  • Women’s Basketball vs. Butler, Dec. 31, 1 p.m., McDonough Arena

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Editor’s Note: This is the last issue of Blue & Gray for 2018. We’ll resume our content for the faculty and staff community on Jan. 9. Enjoy the holiday season! 

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