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Artist Chella Man Visits Campus as Part of Ongoing Intersectionality Series

By Nola Goodwin January 26, 2024

Artist Chella Man visited campus for a film screening and Q&A in Lohrfink Auditorium as part of a series about intersectionality Jan. 23.  The Intersectionality Series, sponsored by the Georgetown...

Disability Culture Art Display Opens in Lauinger Library

Disability Culture Art Display Opens in Lauinger Library

By Anna Lim and Olivia Noreke October 12, 2023

The Disability Cultural Center (DCC), the department of art and art history and the Georgetown University Library jointly hosted the opening reception of an art exhibit on Oct. 11. The exhibit, titled...

Disability Cultural Center Collaborates with Diversability to Host Advocacy Panel

Disability Cultural Center Collaborates with Diversability to Host Advocacy Panel

By Paulina Inglima September 29, 2023

Georgetown’s Disability Cultural Center collaborated with Diversability, a community business dedicated to uplifting disabled voices , to host the Diversability Unplugged: Disability and Student Advocacy...

Georgetown Establishes New Disability Cultural Center

By Hayley Young September 14, 2023

Georgetown University will launch the Disability Cultural Center (DCC) this fall to support the disability community and culture on campus after a decade of campaigning by students, faculty, staff and...

Georgetown Launches Endowment to Support Disability Initiatives on Campus

Georgetown Launches Endowment to Support Disability Initiatives on Campus

By Katie Hawkinson July 14, 2021

Georgetown University students and administrators have created an endowment to support disability-related initiatives on campus following a $50,000 donation from graduate Tiffany Yu (MSB ’10). On...

EDITORIAL: Establish the Disability Cultural Center

EDITORIAL: Establish the Disability Cultural Center

By The Editorial Board February 5, 2021

No student should face obstacles — physical or institutional — to their education or university resources. The Editorial Board calls on Georgetown University to create a Disability Cultural Center...

GUSA Declares Support for Disability Center on Campus

GUSA Declares Support for Disability Center on Campus

By Caitlin McLean January 23, 2021

The Georgetown University Student Association Senate voted in favor of the creation of a disability cultural center on campus and the extension of the 2021 spring tuition deadline during a Jan. 10 meeting. The...

GUSA Petitions for University Disability Cultural Center After Academic Resource Center Falls Short

GUSA Petitions for University Disability Cultural Center After Academic Resource Center Falls Short

By Breandan Gibbons January 23, 2021

The Georgetown University Student Association recently reignited a push to establish a university-funded space for disabled students on campus. GUSA’s Accessibility Policy Team will submit a proposal...

GUSA Endorses Disability Cultural Center

By Tom Garzillo February 27, 2015

Georgetown University Student Association President Trevor Tezel (SFS ’15) and Vice President Omika Jikaria (SFS ’15) announced their administration’s support for the creation of a Disability Cultural...

QUALLEN: For Disabled Students, The Struggle Continues

By Matthew Quallen February 26, 2015

Writing about the history of disability at Georgetown is hard because for most of the university’s history, nobody reported on the issue. Documents are scarce any time before the last decade. And yet...

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Vice President for Student Affairs Todd Olson said the university is no longer considering a consolidated diversity center at a town hall.

Center Consolidation Off the Table

By Jack Bennett November 14, 2014

The university is no longer considering a consolidation of the Center for Multicultural Equity and Access, LGBTQ Resource Center and Women’s Center after overwhelmingly negative student feedback, Vice...

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GUSA Vice President Omika Jikaria (SFS ’15) and President Trevor Tezel (SFS ’15) have advanced some campaign goals so far.

Midway Through Term, GUSA Executive Takes Stock

By Molly Simio October 28, 2014

Georgetown University Student Association President Trevor Tezel (SFS ’15) and Vice President Omika Jikaria (SFS ’15) have made efforts at reform and advocacy across a wide span of issues throughout...

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