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CCT Highlight: Mary Madden

February 26th, 2024

CCT is excited to feature adjunct Professor and CCT alum Mary Madden (CCT ’02) in today’s professor highlight! Madden majored in English and Cultural Studies with a French minor at the…

CCT Alumni Highlight: Ryan Powers

December 20th, 2023

CCT is excited to highlight Ryan Powers (CCT ‘23), who is part of the second cohort of the U.S. Digital Corps as a Fellow at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). In this role, Ryan helps…

CCT Professor Highlight: Owen Agho

December 13th, 2023

CCT is excited to feature adjunct Professor Owen Agho in our latest professor highlight! Agho was an undergraduate Political Science major at the University of Michigan-Flint. After…

CCT Highlight: Ken Williams

November 21st, 2023

In honor of Entrepreneur’s Day today, CCT is excited to feature alum Ken Williams (CCT ‘16), the new Georgetown University Entrepreneur in Residence, adjunct CCT professor, and Co-Founder…

CCT Professor Highlight: Michael Koliska

November 17th, 2023

CCT is excited to focus on Professor Michael Koliska in our latest CCT professor highlight! Koliska received his first masters degree in Sociology and English with a focus on Cultural Studies…

CCT Professor Highlight: Diana Owen

November 9th, 2023

CCT is excited to feature Professor Diana Owen in our latest CCT professor highlight! Owen went to undergrad at George Washington University, majoring in Political Science with a goal to go…

CCT Professor Highlight: Karen Kranack

October 26th, 2023

CCT is excited to highlight Karen Kranack, who is both an alum that was a member of CCT’s first graduating class, and is an adjunct professor, who started teaching in August 2023. Kranack…

CCT Professor Highlight: Mark McDonald

October 5th, 2023

CCT is excited to feature Professor Mark McDonald in our latest CCT professor highlight! McDonald has a background in economics and journalism, as he graduated from Liverpool University with…

CCT Highlight: Professor Evan Barba

September 13th, 2023

CCT is excited to highlight Professor Evan Barba in honor of Programmer’s Day!  Professor Barba has a diverse background that covers many fields. He originally started out attending…

CCT Program: Professor Michael Macovski

September 5th, 2023

CCT is excited to highlight Professor Michael Macovski, who has been with the program for 17 years! Professor Macovski attended UC Berkeley as an undergrad and studied in England under the…

CCT Orientation 2023

August 31st, 2023

We are one week into classes and wanted to look back at last week’s new student orientation to share more about how incoming CCTers were welcomed into the program! Orientation started…

CCT Highlight: Professor Leticia Bode

August 1st, 2023

CCT is excited to highlight Professor Leticia Bode and congratulate her on the recent announcement of her Full Professorship position at Georgetown University. Professor Bode has been at CCT…

CCT Alumni Highlight: Shavini Fernando

July 24th, 2023

CCT Congratulates alum Shavini Fernando (CCT ’18) on winning first place at the 2023 GEA Pitch Competition! In honor of winning this prestigious award, Shavini shared more about her…

CCT Highlight: Professor William Vogt

July 19th, 2023

Today CCT is excited to highlight Professor William Vogt’s professional background, academic research, and interests! Professor Vogt is the recently published author of “Foundations of…

CCT 2023 Ideathon

July 17th, 2023

CCT is excited to feature students Mac Milin Kiran, Dhriti Gupta and Zach Ferry along with CCT Professor Leticia Bode, who were part of the first Ideathon organized by the Georgetown Technology…

CCT Alumni Highlight: Bill Kirst

July 11th, 2023

CCT is excited to feature alum Bill Kirst (CCT ’04) in our latest alumni highlight! Although it has been nearly two decades since he graduated from the CCT program, Bill spoke highly of his…

Professor Jeanine Turner Becomes CCT Program Director

July 5th, 2023

CCT is excited to feature our new program director, Dr. Jeanine Turner, who will assume the Directorship Position on July 1, 2023. Dr. Turner has been a professor with the CCT Program since 2006…

CCT Highlight: Professor Jeanine Turner

June 20th, 2023

Today CCT is excited to highlight Professor Jeanine Turner’s work and interests! Professor Turner has taught at CCT since 2006 and her research explores the impact of communication…

CCT Student Podcasts

June 12th, 2023

Are you an avid podcast listener? Today, we are featuring two podcasts hosted by CCT students that offer unique insights into important topics. “Minority Report with Salomón Flamenco” focuses on…

Q&A with Professor Matthew Tinkcom

May 2nd, 2023

CCT wants to extend our most sincere thanks and gratitude to Dr. Matthew Tinkcom, who recently announced he will be stepping down from his role as Director of the CCT Program on June 30, and…

Gnovis Team Q&A

April 28th, 2023

In honor of the GNOVIS Journal Vol. 23 being released today, we wanted to highlight the Gnovis Team and get more insight into the process of creating a peer reviewed journal. Here they share…

CCT Alumni Highlight:  Janhvi Bhojwani

April 25th, 2023

Janhvi Bhojwani holding her Emmy Award. CCT is excited to highlight alum Janhvi Bhojwani (CCT ’19) and congratulate her for winning an Outstanding Live Breaking News Coverage Emmy Award earlier…

CCT Alumni Highlight: Matt Lindia

April 17th, 2023

CCT is excited to highlight Class of 2020 alum Matt Lindia in honor of his recently published article “Following Orders: A History of Amharic Typing” in the John Hopkins…

CCT Highlight: Second-Year Student Victoria Mangio

April 12th, 2023

Congratulations to second year CCT student Victoria Mangio, who is among the 54 Georgetown students selected for U.S. Presidential Management Fellows Program!Out of 10,000 applications, only 850…

CCT Highlight: Professor J.R. Osborn

April 5th, 2023

CCT is proud to highlight Professor J.R. Osborn’s current fellowship with the Centre for Manuscript Studies (CSMC) at Universität Hamburg and how it ties into his 2017…

CCTer Fan Wang Awarded Fall 2020 Conference Grant

November 6th, 2020

Second-year CCT student, Fan Wang, receives Conference Travel Grant from the Graduate School to support presentation at the National Communication Association’s 106th Annual Conference. …

Dr. Irene Wu on Cultural Values in the Political Economy and the Case for Multilateralism

November 3rd, 2020

Adjunct professor Irene Wu sat on a panel with university colleagues to discuss the newly published book Cultural Values in Political Economy to which she contributed. The panel was sponsored by the Asia Program of the Wilson Center for International Scholars which promotes intellectual discourse on the topic of political, economic, and social climates of the Asia-Pacific region as well as American interest in this economically dynamic region. …

Global Social Innovation Lab

CCT Students win 3rd Place Prize at 2020 Global Social Innovation Lab

February 10th, 2020

Team “Adiona,” was awarded third place at the Global Social Innovation Lab for their solution targeting transient refugees with need for weather durability of their living conditions. The team created a durable material to help extend the life of tents and that can also double as a poncho. This team included two CCT students Evelyn Dan Epelle and Andreas Beissel, along with fellow Georgetown Students Tessa Bloechl and Kane Wagner.…

Why Georgetown CCT?

January 9th, 2020

CCT student, Nicholas Genovese, wrote a medium post about his relationship with technology and why he chose to Georgetown’s CCT program.…

CCT Research Team Holds Workshop

May 7th, 2019

Dr. Diana Owen and students, Katie Hartzell and Jenny Lee, led a workshop at the Western Political Science Association conference.