Post Tagged with: "I Can’t Breathe"

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Students gathered for a vigil on the events in Ferguson in Red Square in August.

From Ferguson to Georgetown, Igniting Conversations on Race and Diversity

On the eve of the first day of classes in August, a collection of members of the Georgetown University community found their way to Red Square. Two weeks earlier, Michael Brown, an 18-year-old black male, had been shot by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo., triggering nationwide protests decrying police[Read More…]

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(From left) Freshman guard L.J. Peak, junior guard D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera, senior center Joshua Smith, freshman forward Isaac Copeland and freshman forward Paul White will all look to lead the Hoyas at home against Radford.

Men’s Basketball | Hoyas Prepare for Radford, Reflect on ‘I Can’t Breathe’ T-Shirts

After the Georgetown men’s basketball team (5-3) lost the closely contested game to No. 10 Kansas (7-1), 75-70, on Wednesday evening, the Blue and Gray will look to improve their record when they face Radford (5-3) tomorrow. The matchup between the Hoyas and the Highlanders is Georgetown’s third game in[Read More…]

by December 12, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
Georgetown Is the First College Team to Wear ‘I Can’t Breathe’ T-shirts

Georgetown Is the First College Team to Wear ‘I Can’t Breathe’ T-shirts

The Georgetown men’s basketball team became the first collegiate basketball team to wear “I Can’t Breathe” T-Shirts, prior to its 75-50 loss against No. 10 Kansas on Wednesday. The phrase, uttered by Eric Garner as he was choked to death by police officers in Staten Island, N.Y., in July has[Read More…]

by December 11, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top