Georgetown is heading to Nashville, Tennessee! After a year spent apart, what better place to reunite than in Music City, a metropolis thrumming with live performances, southern hospitality, and creative energy? Join the Georgetown community from March 31 to April 3, 2022, for a spirited weekend of cultural tours, intellectual programming, and cherished social events.
Alumni, university leaders, renowned faculty, and friends of the university will spend four days together, should public health conditions allow, experiencing country music, star-studded history, top-tier museums, and a playful culinary scene. Nashville takes public health guidelines seriously and is designated as a Safe Travels destination by the World Travel & Tourism Council.
With this special return, there are more reasons to celebrate! At John Carroll Weekend Nashville, we will recognize the 2020 and 2022 John Carroll and Patrick Healy awardees. Join us from March 31 to April 3, 2022, to fete alumni and friends of the university who are doing incredible work, and to enjoy all the music, history, and culture Nashville has to offer.
Full COVID-19 vaccination (with booster) or negative COVID-19 PCR test is required to attend. Upload proof of vaccination or negative test results by accessing the JCW Vaccination Portal.
Our hotel blocks are now full! We are thrilled at this enthusiastic response from our extraordinary community, and we look forward to a great turnout at John Carroll Weekend 2022. If you are seeking alternate accommodations, there are many hotels in close proximity to our home base for John Carroll Weekend Nashville; included below are several nearby suggestions.
Located in the city’s downtown district, The Westin Nashville provides easy access to Music City Center, Music Row, and Broadway. Relax in this boutique hotel’s Rhapsody Spa or savor creative cuisine and live entertainment at Decker & Dyer.
The JW Marriott Nashville is the home base for John Carroll Weekend programming. This hotel block is no longer available, but we encourage everyone seeking accommodations to reserve a hotel room at The Westin Nashville or additional hotel options that are forthcoming.
Great places. Great people. It’s been so long and we can’t wait to celebrate in 2022.
At John Carroll Weekend Nashville, we will recognize the 2020 and 2022 John Carroll and Patrick Healy awardees.
The John Carroll Award recognizes alumni whose achievements and record of service exemplify the ideals and traditions of Georgetown University and its founder.
The Patrick Healy Award honors friends of the university whose record of service to the Georgetown community and professional achievements exemplify Georgetown University’s ideals and traditions.
John Carroll Award Emily Chen Carrera (B’88) Lisa Christiansen Gentil (SLL’74, Parent’09, ’12) Judith Donahue Lafranchi (SFS’78, Parent’09) Stephen Ray Mitchell, M.D. (W’86, MBA’13, Parent’15) Stephen Wolfe (SFS’67)
Patrick Healy Award Nancy Pelosi (H’02, Parent’88, ’89, ’91, Grandparent’21)
John Carroll Award J. Jacques Carter, M.D. (M’79) Rolando Gonzalez-Bunster (C’68, Parent’00, ’05, ’14, ’16) Susan Karches (C’74, Parent’03, ’08, ’15) Karen Schneider (NHS’76, Parent’11, ’14) Yunho Song (SFS’86, Parent’23)
Patrick Healy Award Gwendolyn Mikell, Ph.D. (Parent’05)
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