Instructions for Faculty Regalia Orders

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Instructions for Georgetown University

 Faculty Regalia Orders

Commencement 2018

Faculty rental regalia is priced as follows:

Doctoral regalia w/ tam                                        $58.45

Doctoral regalia w/ mortarboard cap              $49.46

                             Master regalia                              $43.69

                             Bachelor regalia                          $39.65


This includes the gown, cap, hood, tassel and standard shipping for all orders. Sales tax for the state the order is shipped to will be added at time of purchase. Please place your order at least six weeks prior to Commencement in order to guarantee hood colors, and to incur no additional shipping charge. Commencement this year is May 20th.

The deadline to order rentals is April 6th in order to guarantee hood colors.

To place an order, please call:

Jostens Customer Service Center: 1-800-854-7464

The information Jostens will need to place your order is:

  • Height and weight – this determines your gown size.
  • Your highest degree and the college or university this degree is from in order to determine your correct hood colors.
  • Rental mortarboard caps are all “one size fits all”.
  • A current credit card number with expiration date.
  • Your shipping address – all items will ship directly to your home address.  Please provide a street address for shipping purposes, as PO Box addresses cannot be accepted.

All items must be returned directly to Jostens

Your package will contain an instruction sheet for returning your items to Jostens.

(Please note that the cost of your rental includes shipping the items to you

as well as returning the items to Jostens.)

Jostens also offers the option to purchase custom-made,

fine quality regalia with special pricing.






Jostens is also your source for Georgetown Official Doctoral Regalia.

Please allow 5-8 weeks for custom-made regalia delivery. Jostens will provide complimentary

rental regalia in the event your custom purchase is not ready to ship by Commencement.


To purchase custom fine quality regalia please contact our Customer Call Center

at 800-854-7464.

Details and photos are at


Purchase custom regalia at the

Georgetown Bookstore, Leavey Center

Call of Abstracts – 59th Annual National Student Research Forum

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The 59th Annual National Student Research Forum is happening April 25 – 27th, 2018 . This Forum is hosted by the medical and graduate students of the
University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas.

The primary purpose of this event is to showcase current and groundbreaking research in the
fields of biomedical sciences, medical humanities and public health. This event will be held on
the campus of the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, April 25 – 27th, 2018

The deadline to submit abstracts for the forum is (extended) March 17, 2018

Please visit our website for more information about the application and
event details.

International Conference on Materials, Applied Physics & Engineering (ICMAE)

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All registered papers will be submitted to SCOPUS Indexed Journals for publication.

We are inviting you to submit your valuable research work to International Conference on Materials, Applied Physics & Engineering (ICMAE). We welcome papers from all the fields of Engineering, and Science. It creates a path to establish a research relation and will provide an opportunity to the practicing Engineers, Academicians and Researchers to meet in a forum to discuss various issues and its future direction in the field of Materials, Applied Physics and Engineering.

Key Dates:

Last Date of Paper Submission: 12th Mar. 2018.

Conference Dates: 3rd and 4th June 2018

Conference details at:

Summer Educational and Leadership Conference in Integrative Medicine

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Join us in Oceanside, CA this summer for LEAPS into IM 2018!

The Leadership and Education Program for Students in Integrative Medicine is a week-long intensive for professional health students interested in this fascinating field. Hosted by the Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine and Health and in partnership with the UCSD Center for Integrative Medicine, selected participants will attend lectures, hands-on workshops, and leadership skills groups hosted by our esteemed faculty. For more information on this transformative experience or to apply, please visit For questions, please contact our Student Director, Agata Harabasz, at

Heritage Months at Georgetown

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Georgetown University celebrates

Black History Month


As part of Georgetown University’s annual celebration of the achievements of Black people, the student-led Black Leadership Forum welcomes you to join us as we celebrate the variety of cultures represented across the African Diaspora.  Throughout the month, we will actively appreciate the service, art, literature, innovations, and resiliency of Black people across the globe.  It is important to remember that Black history is not just limited to the month of February because the celebration of Black history and Black peoples’ contribution to the world is endless, immeasurable, and ongoing.  You can contribute to conversations on social media throughout the month by using the hashtag #HoyaBlaxa.

The Ruesch Center January 2018 Updates

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Join Our Team: DC Scope It Out 5k Walk/Run

On March 18th, The Ruesch Center will partner with Colorectal Cancer Alliance at the DC Scope It Out 5K.

Please support our team, “MedStar Georgetown – The Ruesch Center”. Your support will help us end colorectal cancer and save lives.

Join our team today!


The Ruesch Summer Internship Program offers undergraduate and medical students, regionally and nationally, the opportunity to engage in medical research, patient care and patient education.

For more information and how to apply click here.

Medical Education Fellow at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

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Now in its fifth year, the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine is continuing to offer a one year medical education fellowship to a medical student after completion of year 2 or year 3 of the traditional MD curriculum.  Through our Educational Development Office, this fellow will work primarily on our ‘Cane Academy initiative, working directly with members of the medical education administration. The ‘Cane Academy initiative assists with facilitating a competency-based, self-directed curriculum that leverages educational technology including but not limited to online modules with short videos, self-assessment questions, and in-class problem solving sessions leading to formative and summative assessments. 

Please see this video describing the position in more detail:

This fellow must already have expertise in instructional technology resources to assist in growing the initiative and will work collaboratively with faculty and staff on technological solutions for blended learning.  Previous experience with digital video editing is desired.  A graduate student stipend for the year will be provided along with support for travel to medical education conferences.  For more info, please contact: Dr. David Green (senior instructional designer) at or Dr. Alex J. Mechaber (Senior Associate Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education)

Biomedical Science Careers Student Conference

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The Biomedical Science Careers Program (BSCP) will hold its fourteenth biennial


The Westin Copley Place in Boston, Massachusetts

Saturday, April 7, 2018

Please note that the medical students registered for the conference are invited to attend a networking reception/informational session open exclusively to medical students where they will get information on:

         ** Harvard Medical School Visiting Clerkship Program and Residency Programs**

Request for Conference Application at:

Conference registration deadline: February 12, 2018

Registration for Reception and Informational Session for Medical Students:

Information and Registration for New England Science

For further information, please contact Mr. Fahri Ercem at  or 617.43.4422.