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by April 9, 2015 0 comments Uncategorized
Own It Summit 2015

Own It Summit 2015

Own It Summit Speaker Interviews Catch The Hoya’s exclusive interviews with some of the Own It speakers, including Danielle Brooks and Megan Smith. Own It Summit: Imagination Interview Actress in the Netflix original series Orange is the New Black Danielle Brooks spoke in the Imagination Interview at the OWN It[Read More…]

by March 29, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News - Top

TRACK & FIELD | Hoyas Break Two Records in Boston

The Georgetown track and field teams turned in strong performances at the Boston University Last Chance Meet this past weekend. This meet was the last opportunity to qualify for the NCAA championships, which will be held in Albuquerque, N.M later this month. The team broke two school records — the[Read More…]

by March 4, 2014 0 comments Sports

CVS: A Choice to Emulate

The decision of CVS Caremark to stop selling tobacco products in its stores, announced Wednesday, has been touted as an example of corporate responsibility. The choice, which surprised both business executives and public health experts, admirably aims to support the health of CVS customers. The Corp should take note of[Read More…]

by February 11, 2014 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
A Return to Real Issues

A Return to Real Issues

With Georgetown University Student Association executive elections set to start Feb. 13, a season of intense campus politics is about to dominate conversation across certain segments of the Hilltop. The passion of GUSA candidates and their campaign teams is clear through their constant presence in Red Square, but in the[Read More…]

by February 11, 2014 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
Campus Reacts to Sochi Games

Campus Reacts to Sochi Games

With its opening ceremonies Friday evening, the XXIIWinter Olympic Games kicked off in Sochi, Russia under a cloud of negative media attention. Yet for all of the seeming deficiencies in the game’s preparation and Russia’s treatment of human rights, Georgetown students and faculty have had mixed reactions to the games, some running[Read More…]

by February 11, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized
Mending an Empty Honor

Mending an Empty Honor

Georgetown’s seemingly endless graduation ceremonies might be shorter in 2017, with two little words cut from the ritual for a quarter of its student body: cum laude. Latin honors were granted to 1,001 out of 1,806 graduates — or 55 percent of the Class of 2013 — last May. The[Read More…]

by January 17, 2014 0 comments Opinion
CARLSON: Collecting the Facts, Contesting 1789

CARLSON: Collecting the Facts, Contesting 1789

Georgetown leaders often talk about changing trends and their impact on the future of the university. Skyrocketing tuition prices, increased scholarship demands to match the need for real skills and superior returns on investment all shape the conversation about higher education. Now, Georgetown is discussing several ways to respond, including[Read More…]

by January 17, 2014 0 comments Opinion
HEYMANN: Make Room For ‘Mom’ On Resumes

HEYMANN: Make Room For ‘Mom’ On Resumes

Two months ago, I was sitting in White-Gravenor Hall 305, enthralled by Elizabeth Alexander’s presentation to Georgetown University Women in Leadership. Alexander, who previously served as Joe Biden’s press secretary, was the definition of poise. She was bold, she was eloquent and she had a quick wit with an easy smile. Throughout[Read More…]

by January 17, 2014 0 comments Opinion

Adventures to Soak Up the Last Summer Rays

Summer is over, and all the Hoyas are back on the Hilltop preparing for the fall semester. But if you’re anything like me, your last three months were spent with the beautiful outdoors. Perhaps you went camping on the West Coast, decided to explore the hidden treasures in America’s heartland or did[Read More…]

by September 13, 2013 0 comments The Guide