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Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

Aamir Jamil/The Hoya | Students voted to pass a referendum that would encourage the university to establish gender-inclusive housing.

GUSA Passes Elections, Dining, Charging Resolutions

By Aamir Jamil, GUSA Desk Editor April 11, 2024

The Georgetown University Student Association (GUSA) Senate passed six resolutions, including bills to allow for digital campaigning, add debit dollars to meal plans and provide charging stations across...

GUSA Finalizes 2025 Budget, Cuts Club Funding for Five Advisory Boards

GUSA Finalizes 2025 Budget, Cuts Club Funding for Five Advisory Boards

By Aamir Jamil, GUSA Desk Editor April 3, 2024

The Georgetown University Student Association (GUSA) Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee (FinApp) cut student funding for the 2025 fiscal year for five out of the 11 club advisory boards, including...

Aamir Jamil/The Hoya | The Georgetown University Student Association (GUSA) Senate passed two resolutions at its March 17 meeting, one to ease budget approval, reducing the threshold to a simple majority, and the other to address concerns over appointed GUSA officials holding two positions within the student government at the same time.

GUSA Passes Resolutions to Address Election and Budget Rules

By Aamir Jamil, GUSA Desk Editor March 21, 2024

The Georgetown University Student Association (GUSA) Senate passed two resolutions at its March 17 meeting, one to ease budget approval and the other to address concerns over appointed GUSA officials holding...

Aamir Jamil/The Hoya | An outbreak of a norovirus, a contagious virus that causes vomiting and stomach pain, has sparked alarm at Georgetown University.

GUSA Passes Resolution Urging University to Join Questbridge

By Aamir Jamil, GUSA Desk Editor February 29, 2024

The Georgetown University Student Association (GUSA) Senate passed six resolutions at its Feb. 25 meeting, including a resolution urging the university to join the Questbridge program, which supports first-generation...

GUSA Passes Dining, Flex Dollar Resolutions

GUSA Passes Dining, Flex Dollar Resolutions

By Aamir Jamil, GUSA Desk Editor February 15, 2024

The Georgetown University Student Association (GUSA) Senate passed seven resolutions to improve student dining and support experiences at its Feb. 11 meeting. The Senate passed resolutions calling for...

GUSA Passes Resolutions With Goal of Improving Effectiveness

GUSA Passes Resolutions With Goal of Improving Effectiveness

By Aamir Jamil January 25, 2024

The Georgetown University Student Association (GUSA) Senate passed four resolutions and swore in two new election commissioners, who oversee Senate and executive elections, at its Jan. 21 meeting. At...

GUSA Senate Votes for More Accessible Menstrual Products on Campus

By Kate Hwang December 1, 2023

The Georgetown University Student Association (GUSA) Senate urged the University to provide free and accessible menstrual products in all campus bathrooms during its Nov. 19 meeting.  GUSA Senator...

GUSA Votes Not to Certify Executive Election Amid Reports of Impropriety

GUSA Votes Not to Certify Executive Election Amid Reports of Impropriety

By Caitlin McLean and Evie Steele October 9, 2023

The Georgetown University Student Association (GUSA) Senate rejected the results of the 2023 executive election, voting 11 to six, failing to certify the results of the election.  The vote at...

31 Students Run for GUSA Senate

31 Students Run for GUSA Senate

By Evie Steele September 29, 2023

Georgetown University first-years will have 27 choices on their ballot for seven seats in the Georgetown University Student Association (GUSA) Senate in next week’s election. Besides voting for seven...

GUSA Senate Elects New Vice Speaker

GUSA Senate Elects New Vice Speaker

By Ranee Brady September 1, 2023

The Georgetown University Student Association (GUSA) Senate voted to elect Megan Skinner (SFS ’24) vice speaker at its Aug. 22 meeting.  The position became vacant when former Vice Speaker Joshua...

GUSA Senate Elects Leadership, Committee Chairs

GUSA Senate Elects Leadership, Committee Chairs

By Evie Steele April 21, 2023

The Georgetown University Student Association (GUSA) Senate swore in seven newly elected members, presiding officers and committee chairs at its April 16 meeting. The Senate unanimously reelected incumbent...

Georgetown Students Elect 18 GUSA Senators

Georgetown Students Elect 18 GUSA Senators

By Hayley Young April 21, 2023

Eighteen students won elections to serve as Georgetown University Student Association (GUSA) senators, representing the Classes of 2024, 2025 and 2026.  Members of the student body elected six...

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