SFS in the News

Hellman Chosen To Lead SFS

Report from The Hoya on the new SFS Dean, World Bank Chief Institutional Economist Joel Hellman, and why his blended experience in academia and development practice was appealing to Georgetown leaders. Hellman will assume his role July 1. He will…

Report Released on the FBI Post-911 Commission

Professor Bruce Hoffman, Director of the Center for Security Studies, served on the commission which investigated the FBI’s response to the 9/11 Commission’s recommendations in 2004.

Barbara Bodine

Ambassador Barbara Bodine on Teaching Diplomacy

Ambassador Barbara Bodine, Director of the Institute for the Study of Diplomacy, discusses “Teaching Diplomacy as Process (Not Event): A Practitioner’s Song” in The Foreign Service Journal.

SFS On Topic: Terrorism in Paris

View image | gettyimages.com   SFS Faculty and Alumni discuss the recent acts of terrorism in Paris, including the shooting at Charlie Hebdo satirical newspaper.  This is a collection of those stories.   Convoluted rivalries complicate Paris attack probe Barbara…


SFS faculty and students discuss Obama’s decision to open diplomatic relations with Cuba.


SFS faculty, students and alumni have been active participants in the national conversation about the Senate Intelligence Committee’s report on the CIA’s detention and interrogation program.

This is a collection of those stories.