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The Jack Crew: Behind the Scenes of School Spirit

*Every member of the Georgetown community knows Jack the Bulldog as our favorite furry mascot and ruthless box-destroyer. But what goes on in Jack’s life behind the scenes? Jonathan Masserano (COL ’10) and Maggie Lonergan (COL ’10) are heads of the Jack Crew – a group of students responsible for[Read More…]

by February 23, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Anthropology Program Evolves After Two Years of Independence

Two years after the anthropology program separated from the sociology department, plans to solidify the resulting anthropology department’s autonomy continue with a scheduled move from the Intercultural Center to the Car Barn this summer. In addition to the new office location, the anthropology department now has its own budget and[Read More…]

by February 23, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Vote by Vote, Campaigns Wrap Up

Hillary Dang (SFS ’12) and Katie Balloch (COL ’12) walked between the treadmills and stationary bicycles in Yates Field House to distribute bottles of Gatorade, while Matt Wagner (SFS ’11) and Emmanuel Hampton (COL ’11) knocked on every door of all the freshman dorms on campus, and then some. Calen[Read More…]

by February 23, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Secretary General Addresses Current, Future Role of NATO

In a lecture in Gaston Hall yesterday, NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen reflected on NATO’s current role in today’s globalized society and how the organization will continue to evolve in the future. Rasmussen and Madeleine Albright, former secretary of state and Mortara distinguished professor of diplomacy in the School[Read More…]

by February 23, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News, Uncategorized

GOCard Tests Card Replacement Process

The GOCard Office plans to launch a temporary card solution on March 1 for students, faculty and staff who misplace their primary card, according to Director of GOCard Services Roman Fahrmann.Users who lose or misplace their GOCards have, in the past, been required to pay a $25 fee to replace[Read More…]

by February 19, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

GUSA Candidates Trade Views

Georgetown University Student Association presidential candidates expressed contrasting viewpoints as they discussed funding reform, student security and other student life issues in the inaugural GUSA presidential debate that took place in Sellinger Lounge Wednesday evening.   The four candidates, Calen Angert (MSB ’11), Matt Wagner (SFS ’11), Arman Ismail (COL[Read More…]

by February 19, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

GU Samaritans Lend a Hand

The Georgetown Samaritans, a new student organization first discussed as a possibility at the end of the fall semester, works in conjunction with Georgetown University Student Association to strengthen the bonds between Georgetown University and the local neighborhood. The Georgetown Samaritans is the brainchild of GUSA, according to James Wright[Read More…]

by February 9, 2010 0 comments Campus News, City News, News

Employment, Economy Addressed in Lecture

On Tuesday Robert Kimmitt, former deputy secretary of the Department of the Treasury under President Bush, discussed the general employment trends as well as the global economic environment in a lecture in the Rafik B. Hariri building. At the lecture, “Operating at the Intersection of Business, Finance and Government,” which[Read More…]

by February 5, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Student Panel Reflects on Climate Talks

Among the tens of thousands of people gathered in Copenhagen, Denmark, last December were five members of the Georgetown community four students and a professor who reconvened on Wednesday in the Mortara Center for International Studies to share what they had gained from their experience at the largest climate conference[Read More…]

by February 5, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

MBA Program Rankings Reflect MSB Growth

The McDonough School of Business rose two spots in the 2010 Global MBA rankings published by The Financial Times this January, moving from 40th place to 38th place, primarily in response to improvements in research and placement success. “We are extremely excited. We are getting recognition that we are actually[Read More…]

by February 5, 2010 0 comments Campus News