Communications & Collaboration

Georgetown offers many ways to communicate with colleagues and work collaboratively using technology.

  • Web and Audio Conferencing.  Tools to enable you to conduct meetings and other collaborative sessions remotely.
     
  • Broadcast E-mail You can set up a list to communicate with large groups of people at a time.
     
  • Business Continuity.  Working remotely and conducting academic and administrative business during times when the university is closed or you come down with an extended illness.
     
  • Computer Labs Labs are located at many locations on campus. Labs contain Mac and Windows computers, as well as many commonly used software programs.
     
  • Mobile Phones and Devices Georgetown contracts with AT&T, Verizon Wireless, and T-Mobile to provide mobile phone service to the university. Faculty and staff members can obtain a mobile phone for business use through their departments, and can purchase a personal phone at discounted prices.
     
  • Office Telephones and Voicemail.  Office phones are available to all Georgetown employees; the phones come with both basic and advanced features. The Georgetown voicemail system enables employees to check their voicemail from any office or mobile phone.
     
  • Space Reservations & Events.  Eventbrite is the university’s tool that you can use to set up and manage ticketed events (e.g., training workshop, conference, lecture, symposium, music performance). You can also use the GU Events Calendar to publicize an event. Students, faculty, and staff can use the Georgetown Room/Space Reservation System to reserve a university room/space for their event.
     
  • Web Services. The Web Services team is your one-stop source for information on web development at Georgetown University.