Cake and Cocktails

December 3, 2021 

100 + Students, Alumni, Faculty, and Former Deans gathered on the Car Barn patio. Dean Hellman, Director Shambaugh, the first female MSFS graduate, and our first Futures Scholar gave speeches to the crowd while an open bar and catered appetizers were enjoyed. Posters around the patio shared stories of the beginnings of MSFS and historical graduates. 

Why I Strive for DEI

February 2, 2022

Community discussion + Screening of the American Diplomat.

Building Unlikely Coalitions to Fight Corruption (GPS)

March 3, 2022

Gary Kalman, Director of the US Office of Transparency International

Tech Talk with Michael Samway

March 21, 2022

Evelyn Aswad and Julie Owono discussed their career path to the Oversight Board (sometimes referred to as Facebook’s Supreme Court).

MSFS & GLAF Panels on Economic Sanctions: Russia-Ukraine Crisis

March 22, 2022

Hosted by the Georgetown MSFS Program and Global Leaders Assembly Foundation (GLAF). Panelists from MSFS, the U.S. government, business and non-profit sectors in the US and Europe will discuss Economic Sanctions in context of Russia-Ukraine crisis..

Rebuilding a Fragile State: Lessons from Somalia’s Economic Reform Journey

March 24, 2022

Dr. Abdirahman Dualeh Beileh, e Minister of Finance of the Federal Republic of Somalia. A MSFS Centennial Speaker Event, co-sponsored by Global Human Development and the Africa Studies Programs.

Gender in Foreign Service Series (Launch Event)

March 25, 2022

The launch of many conversations pertaining to DEIA. The first panel in this series, Women Navigating Careers in the Public Sector, Speakers: Ambassador Deborah McCarthy, Ms. Erin Brown, Ms. Eliza Ramirez, Ambassador Lisa Kubiske, and Ambassador Joan Polaschik.


Social Impact Networking Event

April 21, 2022

Organized by Jaap and David, taking place last night and a huge success!

MSFS Board & Student Breakout Sessions

April 22, 2022

Breakout discussions of emerging issues and new ideas by concentration followed by a reception at Dean Hellman’s home!