Planet Georgetown

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General Information

Planet Georgetown invites students in years 9, 10, 11 and 12 of high school to explore the world of today in order to shape the world of tomorrow. Planet Georgetown is a year-long initiative dedicated to helping local high school students prosper in their current academic setting to prepare them to become successful university students and lifelong learners.
Planet Georgetown provides students with enriching workshops and growth opportunities throughout the year geared towards personal and academic skills building. In addition to learning and developing new skills, students get the opportunity to meet the wider Georgetown community through lectures and discussions. Students also receive a certificate of participation for each workshop that they attend.

All sessions will be conducted virtually through Zoom. The topics for Fall 2021 are as follows:

FALL 2021

  • Sept 28 – Transition to In-Person Learning
  • Oct 5 – Public Speaking Essentials – Finding Your Voice
  • Oct 19 – How To Be a Critical Reader
  • Nov 2 – Writing in An Academic Setting
  • Nov 16 – Strategic College Application Skills          
  • Nov 30 – Career Planning

SPRING 2022
Topics for Spring 2022 will be announced by end of Fall 2021

The application is now Fall 2021 workshops is now LIVE. Click HERE to apply!

Contact Us

If you have any questions about Planet Georgetown or other Georgetown programs for high school students, please email sfsqenrichment@georgetown.edu