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BAJWA: Building Genuine Allyship

BAJWA: Building Genuine Allyship

Stuck in a classroom, I sat silently as white people dominated a conversation about race, controlling the narrative as they have done for centuries. Hand after hand went up, and not one belonged to a minority. Before I knew it, my white peers had transformed the conversation from a discussion[Read More…]

by April 26, 2019 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Equality for Women’s Rugby

I am a parent of a senior here at Georgetown University. My husband and I live in Maine, have six daughters and run our own small business, so it is difficult for either of us to visit.  I was grateful for the opportunity to come to Washington, D.C., over Parents’ Weekend. During[Read More…]

by October 30, 2018 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

LAMA, WANI, SHAVER & YOUNG: Don’t Join Our Fraternity

Delta Phi Epsilon Professional Foreign Service Fraternity was founded in 1920 at Georgetown University, just months after the establishment of the university’s School of Foreign Service. Many of its founders were World War I veterans who realized that the United States needed a fraternity to support international business and diplomacy.[Read More…]

by August 29, 2018 7 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

A Dialogue to Empower

Since co-founding Georgetown University Women in Leadership, a professional development group on campus, with Ava Arroyo (SFS ‘16) in 2012, I am often asked what it is like to be a woman in business. This question typically comes from younger GUWIL members, who seek to pursue business-related careers but feel[Read More…]

by April 8, 2016 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top