Career Foreign Service member Krishna R. Ursa (SFS’80) was nominated by President Trump to be U.S. ambassador to Peru
Major Christopher Mercado (SSP’16) was recognized as a 2017 Army Times Service Member of the Year for his app and foundation Objective Zero, which aims to reduce service member suicides.
Omar Noureldin (SFS’10), Vice President of the Muslim Public Affairs Council, discussed implications of the Supreme Court’s travel ban decision on CNN.
Abba P. Schwartz, a prominent State Department official and lifetime champion for refugees, dedicated his life’s work to his belief that all refugees and immigrants should be welcome in the United States – regardless of their political or personal beliefs.
The New York Times named Kathleen Kingsbury (SFS’01) an incoming Deputy Editorial Page Editor. Kingsbury previously worked as Managing Digital Editor at the Boston Globe.
The Georgetown alumnus died in his home at the age of 92. The Carroll County Times details the rich life experience of Mr. Fitzgerald, who will be missed.