Planet Georgetown

The Planet Georgetown Program offers workshops in a variety of topics. Please see the list of offerings and registration below:

Planet Georgetown - After School Program (Application Now Open)
Skills covered in the program include critical thinking, analysis, research, public speaking, debate and more. The program helps students develop skills that can help them succeed in their current high school setting and introduces them to what it's like to be a university student. Students will learn more about international issues & conflicts, as well as to how they are trying to be resolved by the international community. By the end of the week-long program, students will be able to better understand the world around them, as well as come up with potential solutions for today's issues.

The topic for Planet Georgetown After School Program 2019 is Borders, Migration, and Nationalism.

  • Sunday, March 24, 2019 - Thursday, March 28, 2019
  • Daily, 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

(Registration deadline is March 19)

CLICK HERE to register for the After School Program.

Past Planet Georgetown Programs

Skill building Workshops

Skills covered in the workshops include critical thinking, analysis, research, public speaking, debate and more. Students are also trained to develop college interview skills and successful college applications. These workshops help students develop skills that can help them succeed in their current high school setting and introduces them to what it's like to be a university student.

  • Public Speaking & Presentation Skills
    • Saturday, September 15th
    • Saturday, September 29th
  • College Application & Interview Skills 
    • Saturday, January 19th
    • Saturday, January 26th

Introduction to Georgetown Majors Workshops

Students will get an introduction to all the majors at Georgetown University (International Politics, Culture and Politics, International Economics, and International History). These workshops will feature sample lectures from professors at Georgetown University, in addition to panel discussions with professors, staff and current students pursuing the respective majors.

  • International Politics and Culture & Politics Workshop 
    • Saturday, October 13th
  • International Economics and International History Workshop 
    • Saturday, October 27th

To Register for a workshop, please select a date and submit the form below.

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