The Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching and Service (CSJ) opened its doors in January 2001. The Center has a mission that is simple to state but far-reaching in its implications: In order to advance justice and the common good, CSJ promotes and integrates community-based research, teaching and service by collaborating with diverse partners and communities.

Featured Stories

  • Luce Scholar Hoped To Create Equitable Education, Understanding Challenges in Asia
    April 9, 2019
    Adam Barton (C’16), who is one of only 18 selected Luce Scholars this year, hopes to transform education as we know it. The nationally competitive program sponsored by the Henry Luce Foundation is designed to enhance the understanding of Asia among future American leaders and provides stipends, language training and individualized professional placements in Asia.
  • Alternative Spring Break Experience Provokes Reflection, Introspection for NHS Student
    March 29, 2019
    As one of the immersion leaders in an alternative breaks program through the Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching & Service, Emily Graul (NHS'20) not only helped plan programming activities for her peers before and after their trip to Oaxaca, Mexico, but also worked with Center for Social Justice staff to ensure the trip’s themes and learning goals were integrated into their daily activities.
  • VIEWPOINT: Build GSP Allyship
    March 15, 2019
    Next week, the Georgetown Scholars Program launches its fifth annual #GSProud campaign, an initiative dedicated to celebrating first-generation and low-income students on the Hilltop and building allyship on campus.
  • University to Congress: Pass Permanent Protection for Undocumented Students
    February 8, 2019
    Georgetown continued support for its undocumented students this week by urging Congress to pass permanent protections to relieve university communities experiencing “high anxiety and uncertainty” across the country.