The Georgetown Graduate Student Government has initiated the impeachment process of sitting Vice President Heerak Kim after releasing a statement condemning tweets posted by Kim as homophobic, antisemitic, Islamophobic and racist.
Study abroad programs in Australia and Ireland for nursing students in the NHS were put on hold for the Fall 2020 semester. Programs were canceled after curriculum changes in Australia and an increase in domestic applications in Ireland.
Youssef Osman (SFS ’21) discusses recent protests in Lebanon and argues that the country should prioritize addressing its refugee crisis.
After Georgetown University failed to notify students during a Henle Village fire, the editorial board demands that the university improve its emergency communication.
A survey of 228 Georgetown University undergraduate professors conducted by The Hoya showed that among GU undergraduate professors, 71.4% identify as Democrat, 13% as Independent and 4.5% as Republican. While underrepresentation of conservative viewpoints is apparent among faculty, this minority status affects students differently as some students in conservative-leaning groups on campus report being judged for their political views.