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SUBUL MALIK / THE HOYA | Activists chalked opposing messages in Red Square regarding ongoing demonstrations in Hong Kong about the city's relationship to China.

Anonymous Chalk Messages Debate Hong Kong Protests

Anonymous chalk messages supporting ongoing Hong Kong protests were left in Red Square late last week, leading to a series of back-and-forth notes debating Hong Kong’s relationship with China.  A chalk message stating: “Stop police brutality stop political arrests” appeared in Red Square Friday morning leading someone to respond below:[Read More…]

by September 6, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Courtesy of Hong Kong

The Island Line is one of ten transit lines in Hong Kong’s metro system, connecting the main districts of Hong Kong Island, the buzzing financial and cultural hub of the city. Since 1985, the Island Line’s deep underground networks have endured many turbulent changes and developments that have unfolded across[Read More…]

by October 28, 2016 0 comments The Guide

University Partners with Consortium for Comparative East Asian Studies

The university announced today that it will participate as a partner school in the Three-Campus Consortium for Comparative East Asian Studies program, a study abroad initiative in which students study at three universities in Japan, Korea and Hong Kong for a full-year or half-year time span. The program, which is[Read More…]

by July 1, 2015 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
In Hong Kong, Reconciling Old and New

In Hong Kong, Reconciling Old and New

The approximately 50 percent of students at Georgetown who elect to study abroad look forward to many of the same cliches: an abundance of local delicacies, a daily schedule suddenly not measured in carefully planned 15-minute increments and a nightlife no longer dependent on the quality of your fake identification.[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Protesters supporting Hong Kong demonstrators rallied outside the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office on Wednesday.

Rally Supports Hong Kong Protests

Around 200 protesters, including several Georgetown students, gathered at the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office and marched to the White House on Wednesday night to demonstrate support for the Occupy Central protest currently occurring in Hong Kong, where 14 Georgetown students are currently studying abroad. The rally was organized[Read More…]

by October 3, 2014 0 comments City News, News

Jesuits Stalled in China

The completion of a Georgetown proposal with 26 other Jesuit colleges to establish a Jesuit liberal arts college in Hong Kong is now in limbo after a change in government in the Chinese special administrative sector. After three years of planning, the Society of Jesus is nearing the final stages[Read More…]

by April 10, 2013 0 comments City News, News