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Yates Field House Closed Due to Flooding

By Abigail Becker September 21, 2023

Georgetown University’s on-campus recreation center Yates Field House closed for 24 hours Sept. 13 after water flooded a portion of the facility during the evening of Sept. 12. According to Executive...

EDITORIAL: Implement Tuition Freeze

By Editorial Board February 15, 2019

Next year, Georgetown University students will not need to pay the Yates Field House standalone fee. Removing the Yates cost, however, hardly distracts from Georgetown’s consistent and hefty tuition...

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Tuition for undergraduate students is set to increase for the eight consecutive year. The pace of tuition growth slowed as the university removed the  mandatory Yates  Field House membership fee.

Tuition Hikes Slow in 8th Consecutive Year of Increases

By Mason Mandell January 25, 2019

Undergraduate tuition to attend Georgetown University for the 2019-20 academic year is set to increase by 2.8 percent to $55,440 from $53,929 marking the eighth consecutive year the university’s undergraduate...

Kehoe to Close for Renovations in February, Details Near Finalization

By Connor Thomas December 7, 2018

Campus Recreation at Yates Field House collected student input at a Nov. 29 event as it continues to finalize details for the upcoming renovations of Yates Field House. The renovations are set to begin...

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Yates Field House held its first annual blood drive in observance of September 11. The blood drive included participation by 85 students, faculty and members of the administration.

Yates Hosts Blood Drive

By Will Cassou September 14, 2018

Yates Field House held its first annual Red Cross blood drive Tuesday to observe the 17th anniversary of Sept. 11. Yates collaborated with the Student Health Advisory Board, Georgetown University’s...

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Renovations on Kehoe Field are taking shape — construction is set to begin later this year, with completion expected before the 2019-2020 school year.

Kehoe Field Renovations Take Shape, Completion Expected 2019-2020

By Will Cassou April 10, 2018

Detailed plans are taking shape for the renovation of Kehoe Field, the athletics field located on the roof of the Yates Field House that was shuttered in 2016, with construction expected to begin later...

Students, University Discuss Kehoe Field Closure

By Ian Scoville February 5, 2016

Georgetown administrators and students discussed the ramifications of the closure of Kehoe Field on Feb. 2 and the potential options for re-developing Yates Field House — including building a new recreational...

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Freshman Peter Beatty has won four of his six singles matches so far this season. He suffered a close three-set loss to DePaul’s Alex Galoustian on Friday as the Blue Demons defeated the Hoyas 7-0.

Men’s Tennis | Home Match Ends in Tough 7-0 Loss

By Madeline Auerbach March 3, 2015

In the team’s first of two matches at home, the men’s tennis team (3-2, 0-2 Big East) fell to DePaul (8-3, 3-0 Big East) this past Friday, losing 7-0 to a Big East rival on the Hoyas’ home courts...

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One Step At a Time

By Meghan Dimsa February 6, 2015

Meghan Dimsa M.ED., M.A., C.S.C.S Georgetown University Assistant Director of Yates Field House Director of Fitness and Wellness If you have watched TV or read books and magazines, you have...

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The Corp and GUASFCU will use leftover funds from ReImagine Georgetown to install a mural in the staircase of Lauinger Library.

Corp, GUASFCU Fund Murals

By Jack Bennett November 21, 2014

Over a year after the discontinuation of the "ReImagine Georgetown Grant" program, Students of Georgetown, Inc. and the Georgetown University Alumni and Student Federal Credit Union will distribute remaining...

Evening Storms Leave Yates Flooded

By Steven Piccione July 10, 2012

Evening thunderstorms left Yates Field House flooded with about six inches of water, though the facilities remain open and cleanup efforts are underway. The entrance, main lobby and second floor...

Don’t Sweat the Homework at Yates

By Bisi Orisamolu February 2, 2012

The zero-credit courses offered at Yates Field House are some of Georgetown's best-kept secrets. The courses, listed under leisure and recreation education on MyAccess, are introductory-level classes...

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