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DANIEL SMITH/THE HOYA
Matthew Kroenig is an Associate Professor and International Relations Field Chair in the department of government and School of Foreign Service. His distinguished academic career coupled by the success of his two siblings has made Kroenig’s story one of particular interest for students.

The Jet Set Life of Professor Kroenig

Matthew Kroenig’s dissertation book, “Exporting the Bomb,” is a typical academic publication, meant for political science scholars. But there’s an easily missed detail on the book’s back cover that would interest a much wider audience: next to Kroenig’s “about the author” photo are the words “courtesy of Karl Lagerfeld.” Last[Read More…]

by March 20, 2015 14 comments Features, The Guide

In Campus Journalism, the Best Education

The most cliche thing I could possibly say is that my Georgetown education has taken place outside the classroom. But, as you probably guessed, that’s what I’m going to say, and it’s true. As editor-in-chief of The Hoya, I’ve spent I-don’t-want-to-know-how-many hours in this office, skipped way too many classes[Read More…]

by November 21, 2014 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
MICHELLE XU/THE HOYA
Entering his 14th year, University President John J. DeGioia is the longest-serving president in Georgetown’s history.

13 Years In, DeGioia Outlasts Predecessors in President’s Office

After 13 years at the helm, University President John J. DeGioia (CAS ’79, GRD ’95) has reached a milestone. The Georgetown fixture is now the longest-serving president in the university’s history, surpassing the 12- and 13-year tenures of former presidents Fr. Leo O’Donovan, S.J., and Fr. Timothy Healy, S.J. But[Read More…]

by August 26, 2014 1 comment Campus News, News
ALEXANDER BROWN/THE HOYA
AAAS CEO Alan Leshner spoke at the NHS graduation ceremony.

Leshner Touts Diversity in Career Paths

American Association for the Advancement of Science CEO Alan Leshner advised School of Nursing and Health Studies graduates to follow a non-linear career path and pursue what they love in his commencement address Saturday afternoon. The ceremony, which began at 12 p.m., honored graduating seniors in the NHS as well[Read More…]

by May 17, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
ALEXANDER BROWN/THE HOYA
Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew (LAW ’83) addressed graduates of the McCourt School of Public Policy in McDonough Arena on Thursday.

Speakers Boast Ties to Georgetown

After a months-long selection process led by the deans of each Georgetown school, commencement speakers for tomorrow’s undergraduate ceremonies include former Defense Secretary Robert Gates (GRD ’74), former AOL CEO Steve Case, Vatican astronomer Br. Guy Consolmagno, S.J., and American Association for the Advancement of Science CEO Alan Leshner. Consolmagno[Read More…]

by May 16, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
DANIEL SMITH/THE HOYA Clinton used a PowerPoint slideshow to illustrate his discussion of economic policy.

Clinton Covers Policy, Criticizes Media in Gaston

Former President Bill Clinton (SFS ’68) delivered the second lecture in his Georgetown series Wednesday, focusing on the importance of understanding policy in broader political debates. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton unexpectedly attended the event, sitting next to University President John J. DeGioia and her former chief of staff,[Read More…]

by April 30, 2014 2 comments Campus News, News
MICHELLE XU/THE HOYA
Lexi Dever (COL ’16), center, takes part in Coming Out Day in Red Square Oct. 11.

Transgender Students Enter Campus Spotlight

Last year’s Year in Review highlighted the progression of LGBTQ student groups on campus, as well as LGBTQ rights nationally, as evidenced by the legalization of gay marriage in states across the country. This year, one part of that acronym that had been overlooked in the past emerged as a[Read More…]

MICHELLE XU/THE HOYA Danny Milzman and his lawyer at his original detention hearing Tuesday.

Judge Delays Decision on Milzman’s Release

U.S. District Court Chief Judge Richard Roberts delayed a ruling Wednesday on the U.S. government’s appeal to keep in custody Daniel Milzman (COL ’16), who is charged with possession of a biological toxin after producing ricin in his McCarthy Hall dorm room. A hearing is scheduled for Monday, March 31[Read More…]

by March 26, 2014 0 comments City News, News
MICHELLE XU/THE HOYA Magistrate Judge John M. Facciola.

Magistrate Orders Milzman Released; Government Prepares Appeal

Daniel Milzman, the Georgetown sophomore accused of manufacturing and possessing ricin in his McCarthy Hall dorm room, was ordered released pending trial today by Magistrate Judge John M. Facciola. The U.S. government, which is prosecuting the case, however, requested to appeal within the next 24 hours, at which point Chief[Read More…]

by March 25, 2014 4 comments City News, News
Sophomore Charged in Ricin Case

Sophomore Charged in Ricin Case

Daniel Milzman (COL ’16) was charged Friday afternoon with possession of a biological toxin after police found ricin in his room on the sixth floor of McCarthy Hall early Tuesday. Federal court documents indicate that Milzman, 19, showed a resident assistant a bag of what he claimed was ricin late[Read More…]

by March 21, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News