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A new bill introduced by D.C. Councilmember Kenyan McDuffle (D-Ward 5) would extend the jurisdiction of the Georgetown University Police Department beyond the front gates of campus.

GUSA Opposes Private Security Bill

The Georgetown University Student Association met with student government leaders from other Washington, D.C. universities Thursday to discuss a proposed bill that would allow for expanded jurisdiction for private security officers, including campus police. The bill, which was introduced by D.C. Councilmember Kenyan McDuffie (D-Ward 5) Dec. 16, includes new[Read More…]

by January 22, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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GUSA Releases Mental Health Initiative

The Georgetown University Student Association Mental Health Committee announced the creation of the Project Lighthouse mental health initiative Wednesday, which will implement a peer-to-peer online chat service to enable Georgetown students to anonymously communicate on issues such as stress culture, sleep problems and thoughts of self-harm. The initiative plans to[Read More…]

by January 15, 2016 2 comments News, News - Top
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GUSA President Joe Luther (COL ’16), left, and Vice President Connor Rohan (COL ’16) are poised to reposition themselves toward student engagment, delegating policy initiatives.

Midway, GUSA Executive Reorients

When Georgetown University Student Association President Joe Luther (COL ’16) and Vice President Connor Rohan (COL ’16) launched their campaign in February, they only had two serious points — regarding sexual assault and mental health — on their otherwise satirical platform. Luther and Rohan, who gave themselves a B-plus for[Read More…]

by October 20, 2015 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top

GUSA Sees Increased Female Participation

The Georgetown University Student Association senate elected the second female speaker, Enushe Khan (MSB ’17), in the institution’s history Sunday, a move that reflects the growing diversity of the legislative body. Twelve of this year’s 28 senators are women, which is the highest ratio in Georgetown’s history. The past two[Read More…]

by October 16, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News

New Initiative Funds Student Leadership

The Georgetown University Student Association established the Student Leadership Fund on Sunday as a resource to support students with demonstrated financial need who are interested in participating in campus elections. Applicants who meet the fund’s qualifications will be granted up to $25 to use for reimbursable expenses, in addition to[Read More…]

by September 25, 2015 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top

GU Hires First Access Coordinator

The Georgetown University Student Association announced Friday that the university hired Anisha Thadani as its first access coordinator and events manager, a position that will address accessibility issues for students with disabilities on campus. According to a statement released by GUSA, Thadani began work in August. She will be the[Read More…]

by September 22, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News
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Ari Goldstein (SFS ’18) chalks Red Square at a summer event geared toward garnering university administrators’ attention on sexual assault.

Sexual Assault Policy Reform Deal Reached

After more than two months of negotiations between student activists and the university, the Georgetown University Student Association and administrators agreed upon policy reforms regarding campus sexual assault in a memorandum of understanding released Monday. In the six-point memorandum, GUSA and administrators agreed to increase bystander education programs, expand marketing[Read More…]

by September 18, 2015 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Joe Luther and Connor Rohan began their GUSA executive terms less than a month ago, and have since recruited a 67-person cabinet and launched a petition to encourage student involvement in the campus plan.

GUSA Executives Lay Out Plans for Youtopia

Georgetown University Student Association President Joe Luther (COL ’16) and Vice President Connor Rohan (COL ’16) began their term March 21 after winning the 2015 executive election with a satirical campaign. After less than a month on the job, the pair discussed their transition period, goals and future plans with[Read More…]

by April 17, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Big Cabinet, Bigger Job

Since GUSA President Joe Luther (COL ’16) and Vice President Connor Rohan (COL ’16) were inaugurated, they have demonstrated that they are committed to making the Georgetown University Student Association more representative of the student body. They accepted applications for the cabinet and appointed 67 students, 46 percent of whom[Read More…]

by April 14, 2015 1 comment Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
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The Luther-Rohan administration’s 67-person cabinet met for the first time this month after an application and interview process. Forty-six percent of group members were previously unaffiliated with GUSA.

Luther-Rohan Select Cabinet, Add New Positions

In an effort to create a more inclusive Georgetown University Student Association, President Joe Luther (COL ’16) and Vice President Connor Rohan (COL ’16) have assembled a cabinet filled with newly created positions and GUSA novices. Led by Chief of Staff Abbey McNaughton (COL ’16), the cabinet consists of 67[Read More…]

by April 10, 2015 4 comments Campus News, News, News - Top