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Lana Dajani (F’04, G’05)

Author, My Letter to President Barack Obama Location: Philodemic Room, Healy Hall, Georgetown University Interviewer/Producer: Anneliesa Clump Alprin (G’06) Editor: Lisa Fthenakis (C’10) As a Georgetown student, Dajani took courses in English, government, religion, politics and Arab studies. She remembers a particularly inspiring human rights and international law class taught by professors Anthony Arend and [...]

Rev. Raymond B. Kemp

Senior Research Fellow, Woodstock Theological Center Georgetown University Location: Philodemic Room, Healy Hall, Georgetown University Interviewer/Producer: Anneliesa Clump Alprin (G’06) Editor: Lisa Fthenakis (C’10) A native Washingtonian, Father Kemp is community organizer, Catholic priest and professor. On Aug. 28, 1963, when Martin Luther King Jr. gave his “I Have a Dream” speech, Kemp was a [...]

Kathy Baczko (I’68)

Director, Clinton Climate Initiative, William J. Clinton Foundation Location: Wagner Alumni House Interviewer/Producer: Anneliesa Clump Alprin (G’06) Editor: Lisa Fthenakis (C’10) Having lived in France as a teenager, Baczko felt right at home on Georgetown’s international campus. She believes that “Jesuit values seep into life” at Georgetown. Here, she remembers the influence of Revs. Bill [...]

Robert J. Bies, MBA, Ph.D.

Professor of Management and Founder, Executive Master’s in Leadership Program McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University Location: Wagner Alumni House Interviewer/Producer: Anneliesa Clump Alprin (G’06) Editor: Lisa Fthenakis (C’10) Professor Bies speaks eloquently on Georgetown’s values, history and traditions. Cura personalis, a Jesuit precept that means “care for the whole person,” is a central theme [...]

Jennifer Ann Delaney (G’05)

Former Executive Director, Global Action for Children Location: Georgetown University Medical Center Interviewer/Producer: Anneliesa Clump Alprin (G’06) Editor: Lisa Fthenakis (C’10) As a prospective student, Delaney was attracted to Georgetown’s commitment to service and focus on social justice. Throughout her studies at the Georgetown Public Policy Institute, she was particularly affected by a leadership class [...]