The Berkley Center offers a number of ways for students to get involved, including conducting research through our global fellowship programs, taking courses through our minor, working as student assistants at the center, and participating in experiential learning through the Doyle Engaging Difference Program. Explore our student opportunities below.
After the ESJ Project, I am very excited to write my sociology thesis. As taxing as interviews can be, I am excited to do my thesis because I know how to write a research paper. I know that I can do it.
It is hard to emphasize enough how much the experience impacted me. I came into Georgetown not knowing that I cared about research, yet ESJ helped me discover this passion for research to effect social change.
The Pulitzer fellowship is something I'm going to look back on as one of the most formative experiences of my life. It's motivated me to amplify voices that have gone unheard, whether in a future career in journalism or through nonprofit work.
The Doyle Global Dialogue is a wonderful initiative—I found my abroad experiences more meaningful through guided discussions and sought camaraderie with fellow cohort members. I am so grateful for the community support given throughout the process.
I became a student assistant as a freshman; my skills and experience were quite limited. In the past two years, serving as a student assistant has allowed me to develop skills in project management, including: research, outreach, and stakeholder engagement. Further, the center’s staff and fellows have provided me with opportunities for professional development and growth. This summer, I will be interning at Facebook and I am convinced that securing the internship is largely attributable to skills acquired at the Berkley Center.
Workshops: 2023 Pulitzer Center Reporting Fellowship
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. EST Online
November 4, 2022
Harvard Divinity School Meet and Greet
November 1, 2022
February 14, 2023
Pulitzer Center Publishes 2022 Reporting Fellow Madeline Hart's Work on Female Genital Cutting
The Pulitzer Center published reporting on the role of religion in female genital cutting in Guinea, written by Madeline Hart (SFS'23) as part of her 2022 Berkley Center-Pulitzer Center International Reporting Fellowship.
December 3, 2021
IAJU Global Citizenship Fellows Program Launches
In response to Pope Francis' call for global solidarity, the International Association of Jesuit Universities (IAJU) and the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs at Georgetown University have launched a year-long fellowship for students around the world to connect with and learn from one another as they examine critical aspects of what it means to be a global citizen.