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Campaign Ensures GU’s Future

Campaign Ensures GU’s Future

The stone facades of campus buildings were illuminated by shining blue lights as the most recent university fundraising campaign made a bold effort to be seen and heard. By all accounts, it has made its presence known. According to Chief Operating Officer for Advancement Paul O’Neill (CAS ’86, GRD ’96), the Campaign for[Read More…]

by April 27, 2012 0 comments News
Campaign On Track To Reach Goal in 2016

Campaign On Track To Reach Goal in 2016

Following last weekend’s public launch of Georgetown’s $1.5 billion capital campaign, the initiative remains on track to reach its goal by 2016 after reaching the $799 million mark Tuesday. Raking in a number of verbal and written commitments, the Office of Advancement recorded a haul of $21 million over the[Read More…]

by November 3, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News
Clinton Reflects on His Economic Record

Clinton Reflects on His Economic Record

Students packed Gaston Hall Friday afternoon for a chance to see former President Bill Clinton (SFS ’68) and a collection of his closest advisors discuss the economic legacy of his administration and its relevance today. Sponsored by the Clinton Foundation, the groups of panelists discussed the Clinton’s achievements, including his elimination[Read More…]

by October 30, 2011 0 comments News

Clinton to Reflect on His Economic Record at GU

Former President Bill Clinton is scheduled to speak in Gaston Hall Friday as part of a discussion focusing on the economic record of the Clinton presidency and its relevance in the current fiscal downturn. Sponsored by the Clinton Foundation, the event will also feature former White House Chief of Staff[Read More…]

by October 24, 2011 0 comments Campus News

Clinton Set to Speak

Former President Bill Clinton (SFS ’68) is scheduled to speak in Gaston Hall Friday as part of a discussion focusing on the economic record of the Clinton presidency and its relevance in the current fiscal downturn. Sponsored by the Clinton Foundation, the event will also feature former White House Chief[Read More…]

by October 24, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News
10 Years In: Gauging DeGioia’s Impact

10 Years In: Gauging DeGioia’s Impact

John J. DeGioia (CAS ’79) stepped modestly up to the podium a decade ago to address over 2,000 faculty, staff, students and alumni gathered there to honor him. “Good afternoon, and thank you. It is a profound honor to accept this responsibility today as the 48th president of Georgetown University,”[Read More…]

by October 14, 2011 0 comments Campus News
New Athletic Center to Be Built in McDonough Parking Lot

New Athletic Center to Be Built in McDonough Parking Lot

Plans for the Intercollegiate Athletic Center, a new 125,000 square-foot athletic complex, were presented to the Old Georgetown Board Thursday with drawings showing the two-story structure adjacent to McDonough Arena. The board ─ which is a branch of the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts that assures projects in the Georgetown area[Read More…]

by October 7, 2011 0 comments Campus News

GUSA Ushers in Full Roster Of Senators for New Semester

The Georgetown University Student Association Senate inaugurated a full class of senators tonight following the election last Thursday. The voting participation rate this year was about 25 percent, with 1,946 undergraduates casting ballots. This is significantly higher than last year, almost doubling the number of students casting an electronic ballot.[Read More…]

by October 4, 2011 0 comments Campus News

GUSA Senate Campaigns Launch

Campaigns for the Georgetown University Student Association senate kicked off on Tuesday, with 56 students vying for 25 open spots this academic year. Two districts have no declared candidates and five districts are uncontested. In the race, first-year districts are some of the most competitive. Village C West has six[Read More…]

by September 23, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Students Scramble After Course Cuts

Forty courses were cancelled since pre-registration in April and the close of the add/drop period, affecting about 400 students’ fall schedules according to the university registrar. Modified faculty plans or undersubscribed sections of certain courses forced faculty and administrators to eliminate some classes, according to University Registrar John Pierce. The number of courses cancelled, forming[Read More…]

by September 13, 2011 0 comments News