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Impeached GUSA Senator Peter Hamilton (COL '20) will remain in the Senate after an expulsion vote failed to reach a two-thirds majority. Days later, former Senator Matthew Buckwald (COL '20) resigned.

Impeached Sen. Hamilton To Remain in GUSA Senate

The Georgetown University Student Association voted to impeach but did not remove Senator Peter Hamilton (COL ’20) in a series of August senate meetings after he accrued a series of unexcused absences throughout the spring and summer. Senator Leo Teixeira (COL ’21), who serves as the senate ethics and oversight[Read More…]

by September 6, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
MAGGIE FOUBERG/THE HOYA | Management of Epicurean and Co. changed to Aramark, GU's food service provider, this fall.

Aramark Begins Managing Epicurean and Company and Bulldog Tavern

Aramark, Georgetown University’s food service provider, initiated management of on-campus dining locations Epicurean and Company and Bulldog Tavern beginning Aug. 23.  The transition comes months after about 30 Georgetown food service employees protested and striked Feb. 27 and April 4 after their contract with Aramark expired in December 2018. As[Read More…]

by September 6, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
@CJC_INFO/TWITTER | The Center for Jewish Civilization hosted a panel that discussed political polarization and its impact on rising antisemitism.

Antisemitism Aggravated by Political Polarization, Panelists Say

The polarization of political discourse is a concerning trend in a time where there are growing antisemitic sentiments in the United States, panelists said at a dialogue about American Jews in the era of the President Donald Trump administration Sept. 3. The event titled “Loyal/Disloyal? American Judaism in the Era[Read More…]

by September 6, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
GEORGETOWN INSTITUTE OF POLITICS AND PUBLIC SERVICE/FACEBOOK | Olivia Alair Dalton, Jonathan Burks, Karen Travers, Jeff Colyer and Stephanie Valencia are GUPolitics' fall 2019 fellows.

GUPolitics Fall Fellows Include 4 Alumni

The Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service announced its fall-semester class of five fellows, including four Georgetown alumni, with backgrounds in fields ranging from journalism to increasing minority representation in politics. The Georgetown University Politics fellows, who serve for one academic semester and were announced by the institute Aug.[Read More…]

by September 6, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
CENTER FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE / FACEBOOK | The Council of Advisory Boards hosts its annual club fair this Saturday on Copley Lawn.

New Clubs To Join CAB Fair Saturday

A variety of new clubs, including a climate lobbying club and an anti-gun violence organization, are set to table at the 2019 Fall Council of Advisory Boards Fair this Saturday.  CAB fair, the semesterly event that highlights student organizations on campus, will run from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. September[Read More…]

by September 6, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
SFS Appoints 4 New Centennial Fellows

SFS Appoints 4 New Centennial Fellows

Journalism, government and public policy professionals, including two Georgetown University alumni, are among this year’s cohort of School of Foreign Service Centennial Fellows for the 2019-20 school year. This cohort marks the third year that the SFS has hosted a class of Centennial Fellows. All fellows are first nominated by[Read More…]

The School of Nursing and Health Studies named Carole Roan Gresenz as interim dean, effective at the start of September.

NHS Appoints Interim Dean

The School of Nursing and Health Studies appointed Carole Roan Gresenz as interim dean while the university begins its search for a permanent dean of the NHS. University President John J. DeGioia (CAS ’79, GRD ’95) announced that Gresenz began as interim dean at the start of September in an[Read More…]

by September 4, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
WILL CROMARTY / THE HOYA |

Search Begins for Librarian To Oversee Collections on Slavery

Georgetown University began a search for candidates to work as the librarian for collections on slavery, memory and reconciliation, a position established to support the university’s engagement with its historical role in the institution of slavery. The librarian will work with individuals and organizations at Georgetown and other institutions to[Read More…]

by September 4, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
FACEBOOK / GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY FARMERS' MARKET |

Campus Groups Host First Nighttime Farmers’ Market

Taste of the Hilltop, the first Georgetown University Farmers’ Market event held at night, introduced new vendors and student performances Aug. 30. Georgetown Weeks of Welcome, Georgetown Program Board and Georgetown University Farmers’ Market hosted the event featuring four new vendors, Manos de Maiz, Hot Lola’s, Hilana Falafel and Z&Z.[Read More…]

by September 3, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
MSNBC and the Georgetown University Institute of Policy and Public Service will host 11 presidential candidates in Gaston Hall on Sept. 19 and 20. | GU POLITICS

GU Politics Climate Change Forum To Host Presidential Candidates

Eleven presidential candidates will examine climate change issues in a town hall-style forum hosted by Georgetown and major media outlets on Sept. 19 and 20. The series of one-hour events, open only to select university students, is a collaboration between the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service, Our Daily[Read More…]

by August 29, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top