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Luther, Rohan Lead GUSA Poll

Luther, Rohan Lead GUSA Poll

Joe Luther (COL ’16) and Connor Rohan (COL ’16) are leading the 2015 Georgetown University Student Association executive race with 23 percent of likely voters choosing their ticket, according to a door-to-door poll conducted by The Hoya on Monday night. Sara Margolis (COL ’16) and Ryan Shymansky (COL ’16) were[Read More…]

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

Tezel, Jikaria Decide Against Executive Election Endorsement

GUSA President and Vice President Trevor Tezel (SFS ’15) and Omika Jikaria (SFS ’15) will not endorse a ticket for the upcoming GUSA executive election, but said that this decision is fluid and could change in the future. “At this point, we think it’s best to not endorse any candidates,”[Read More…]

by February 8, 2015 7 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Five of the six tickets gathered in Red Square to hang campaign posters as the 2015 GUSA executive race commenced Thursday at midnight.

6 Tickets Crowd This Year’s GUSA Field

The 2015 Georgetown University Student Association executive race began at the stroke of midnight yesterday, as five campaigns vied for advertising space in Red Square at the start of the official campaign period. A sixth was not present at the campaign starting line, but has nonetheless tossed its hat in[Read More…]

by February 6, 2015 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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Midnight in Red Square: 2015 GUSA Executive Race Begins

The 2015 Georgetown University Student Association executive race began at the stroke of midnight today, as five campaigns vied for advertising space in Red Square at the start of the official campaign period. The presidential and vice presidential tickets consist of Joe Luther (COL ’16) and Connor Rohan (COL ’16),[Read More…]

by February 5, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News
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Aramark workers, including Leo’s employees, are pursuing more workers’ rights in a new contract. The current one expires in March.

Petition Seeks Aramark Renegotiation

Aramark workers on campus are engaged in efforts to renegotiate their contract with the company, demanding better work and wage conditions, since their current three-year contract expires in March. A group of 20 Aramark workers from O’Donovan Hall, Cosi and Starbucks and a group of 30 students from the Georgetown[Read More…]

by January 30, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Uncommon Grounds is one of three Corp storefronts that will close this week to prepare for the transition from Mayorga Coffee to Compass Coffee.

Corp Shutters Stores For Coffee Transition

The Corp will close its three coffee services, Uncommon Grounds, Midnight Mug and More Uncommon Grounds, in a staggered schedule from Jan. 28 to Feb. 1 to accommodate an institution-wide change in coffee vendor and coffee brewing equipment. Uncommon Grounds will close on Wednesday and Thursday; Midnight Mug will close[Read More…]

by January 27, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Corp Shuts Locations, Prepares for New Coffee Vendor

The Corp will close its three coffee services, Uncommon Grounds, Midnight Mug and More Uncommon Grounds, in a staggered schedule from Jan. 28 to Feb. 1 to accommodate an institution-wide change in coffee vendor and coffee brewing equipment. Uncommon Grounds will close on Wednesday and Thursday, Midnight Mug will close[Read More…]

by January 26, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News
New Congressman Shares Experiences

New Congressman Shares Experiences

Congressman Seth Moulton (D-MA) spoke about his campaign, goals for his term and problems facing Congress Wednesday in Riggs Library. The event, moderated by the Institute for the Study of Diplomacy Director Ambassador Barbara Bodine, was the second of the ISD’s Distinguished Practitioners Discussion Series. Moulton was sworn into Congress[Read More…]

by January 23, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
COURTESY SARAH RUTHERFORD
Vice President for Global Engagement Thomas Banchoff will spearhead the two-year Global Futures initiative, announced Jan. 15.

Global Futures Program Fosters Collaboration

University President John J. DeGioia announced the creation of Global Futures, a two-year-long initiative formed from a university-wide collaboration that will engage the community in four global themes: development, governance, security and environment, on Jan. 15. The initiative, led by Vice President for Global Engagement Thomas Banchoff, was developed over[Read More…]

by January 16, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

South Asian A Cappella Group Penn Masala to Perform

Penn Masala, University of Pennsylvania’s South Asian a cappella group, will perform to a sold-out Gaston Hall on Saturday evening. The proceeds of student and regular tickets, costing $12 and $20, respectively, will be donated to Pratham USA, a non-governmental organization that helps improve the quality of education for children[Read More…]

by January 9, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top