Walsh Wire

SFS-Qatar Celebrates 10 Years

To celebrate the ten year anniversary of its establishment in Qatar, Georgetown’s School of Foreign Service in Qatar hosted numerous events in recognition of the school’s achievements spanning the last decade, including a two-day conference, gala celebration and alumni dinner.

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.

Clinton: Including Women Essential to Peace Process

When women participate in peace processes, “often overlooked issues such as human rights, individual justice, national reconciliation, economic renewal are often brought to the forefront,” former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said today at Georgetown.


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.

SFS Alumnus Supports U.S. Government Response on Ebola

Jeremy Konyndyk (MSFS ‘03), Director of USAID’s Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance, has been working in disaster relief for many years but the Ebola epidemic raging in West Africa now is the first time he has seen this disease cause an outbreak of such scope.

Dr. Joanna Lewis Comments On U.S.-China Climate Deal

Dr. Joanna Lewis, Associate Professor of Science, Technology, and International Affairs at Georgetown University’s Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, explained the significance of the US-China climate announcement at APEC.

SFS On Topic: ISIS in Iraq and Syria

SFS faculty have been active participants in the national conversation about the growing power of the terrorist group ISIS in Iraq and Syria and what that means for the future of Iraq. This is a collection of those stories.  …