May 2023

E-QualityDC named winner of the 2023 Public Policy Challenge 

The 2023 Georgetown Public Policy Challenge grand prize was awarded to William Macci (L’24) and Sparsha Muralidhara (G’23) for their proposal, E-QualityDC, which empowers DC public schools to bridge the digital divide for at-risk students.

What the conflict in Ukraine shows us about the future of cyberwarfare

The McCourt School’s Tech & Public Policy program hosted Gulsanna Mamediieva, Jeffrey Glick, Tatyana Bolton and John Gossart to discuss the conflict in Ukraine, the future of cyberwarfare and the importance of public-private partnerships moving forward.

McCourt students use data to help overturn wrongful convictions

Since 2018, the Prisons and Justice Initiative has provided Georgetown students the opportunity to engage in criminal justice and legal studies through its Making an Exoneree course and program. This year, McCourt client-based capstone students are helping PJI analyze hundreds of decades-old case files to advance research on exoneration.

Graduating McCourt student plans career in environmental policy

Emma Kaboli (MPP-E’23) was preparing for law school when she discovered a passion for policy. Now, graduating a year early, she’s a 2023 Presidential Management Fellow Program finalist, planning for a career in public service.