Campus News

Reproductive Rights Coalition Pushes University Policy Shift

Despite a failed initial attempt to gain the university’s support, H*yas for Choice and United Feminists continue to pool efforts to sustain the goals of their newly established group, Plan A: Hoyas for Reproductive Justice. The group was formed this semester in an effort to improve access to material resources,[Read More…]

by February 26, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Students Launch H2Bro, Beverage Delivery Service

Few Georgetown students are not familiar with the inconvenience of purchasing bottled water, whether they lug cases from CVS or spend the money to buy bottles individually from a Corp location on campus. Four Georgetown students decided to do something about this problem. New this semester, H2Bro Delivery is a[Read More…]

by February 26, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Photographer Travels World, Captures Thrills

Sponsored North Face climber, skier, adventure photographer and one of People’s most eligible bachelors in 2003, Jimmy Chin discussed his unconventional career path, the thrill of his job and the need for an open-minded attitude toward life, in White-Gravenor Hall Thursday evening. Chin, who has been featured in magazines such[Read More…]

by February 26, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

DREAM Act Legislation Hits Home

Students gathered in Healy Hall’s Philodemic Room Wednesday for a student-led discussion of the DREAM Act, immigration-related legislation that, if passed into law, will have a significant impact on the lives of undocumented students in the United States, including members of the Georgetown community. In an event sponsored by the[Read More…]

by February 26, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

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