The Georgetown Public Policy Student Association (GPPSA) serves as the student government at the McCourt School of Public Policy. Our mission is to facilitate communication and collaboration among students, administrators, and faculty as well as to enhance the academic, social, and professional experiences of McCourt students. Questions? Comments? Let us know!


February 22, 2018
  • MPiP 2018 Annual Auction

    When: 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    Where: Old North 205

    Its the moment we've all been waiting for - the MPiP Annual Auction is almost here! Join us for an opportunity to bid on some seriously cool activities and prizes during our silent and live auctions. Doors open at 6:30pm.

    Entry is $10 and includes food and an open bar (bring a valid ID).

February 24, 2018
February 26, 2018
  • Civilian-Military Leadership Forum

    When: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

    Where: Bioethics Research Library, 102 3700 O, Healy Hall, Washington, DC 20057, USA

    Come hear a discussion of issues that directly impact the relationship between the Department of State, Department of Defense, and the citizens of the United States for whom they serve. Panelists include Madeleine Albright (former Secretary of State) and Admiral Michael Mullen (former Chairman of the Joint Chief of Staff). Moderated by: Paul Begala (former Counselor to President Bill Clinton)

    Support our MPM and JCS students in this incredible event that they have organised!

    There will be a reception sponsored by GPPSA following the talk.

February 28, 2018
  • Lunar New Year

    When: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    Where: Old North Student Lounge

    Early birds who register a ticket on Eventbrite before February 16th(the start of Lunar New Year), 2018: $5 per person
    After February 16, 2018: $7 per person

    Happy Lunar New Year!
    The East Asian Policy Association (EAPA) and the Georgetown Public Policy Student Association (GPPSA) are holding a Lunar New Year Celebration at McCourt on February 28, 2018!

    There will be traditional Chinese food, games, cultural experience events such as trying on Chinese traditional costume, teaching calligraphy and making dumplings... a lot of fun! Come and enjoy the food and games!

    You are also more than welcome to bring your own food to share with others!

    We will accept cash or Venmo payment at the reception on the event day.

    Please register a ticket at: https://www.eventbrite.com/o/eapa-and-gppsa-16792043212

March 14, 2018
March 16, 2018
  • GPPR Casino Night

    When: 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    Where: Old North Student Lounge

    Join GPPR for McCourt's annual Casino Night! Try your luck and roll the dice with your favorite professors at roulette, poker, and the blackjack table. Dress is cocktail attire (let's make this fancy!). Plenty of drinks*, refreshments, and food will be provided.

    Tickets are $15 in advance, and $20 at the door. Please venmo your early ticket purchases to '@GPPRCasino'. Looking forward to seeing everyone!

    Prizes will await whoever holds the most chips at the end of the evening!!

    *Please a valid ID if you plan on enjoying alcoholic beverages.