Program News

Master in Environmental Metrology & Policy Program – for the Betterment of the World

Environmental Metrology Laboratory Open House

June 9, 2019. The EMAP program is hosting an open house for its Environmental Metrology Laboratory from 11 am to 2 pm on Wednesday June 19, 2019 on the 4th floor of White Gravenor Hall to celebrate that the first environmental metrology lab at Georgetown University is open for teaching and research. This is made possible by the generous support from Agilent Techologies, Inc through its instruments placement program. You are welcome to join us to mark the occasion by RSVP.

U.S. Senators Announce New Bipartisan Chemistry Caucus

March 28th, 2017

A group of U.S. Senators announced a bipartisan chemistry caucus. Per the news release by the office of Senator Chris Coons (D-DE), the group that consists of four co-chairs: Senators Chris Coons (D-DE), Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), Steve Daines (R-MT), and Gary Peters (D-MI). Additionally, Senators John Boozman (R-AR), Joe Donnelly (D-IN), John Neely Kennedy (R-LA) and Joe Manchin (D-WV) “…will work with their colleagues in the Senate to underscore the importance of employing sound science to create effective public policy and to promote initiatives that encourage the development of chemical manufacturing and a new generation of chemists in the U.S. through world-class education and research programs.” The latter statement fits perfectly with the mission statement of Georgetown’s Environmental Metrology and Policy (EMAP) Program.