Articles by: Opinion Editor

TAYLOR: Holistic Healing Takes More Than Medicine

As a nurse and health care ethicist privileged to work on Georgetown’s campus and consult with health care professionals and systems internationally, I am always moved by the plight of patients, families and health care teams who struggle to make treatment decisions that promote health, well-being and good dying. Today’s[Read More…]

by November 11, 2013 0 comments Commentary, Opinion
Entrepreneur Provides a Stage for Charities

Entrepreneur Provides a Stage for Charities

When James Li (MSB ’13) saw a void in the nonprofit sector, he used his passion for business and philanthropy to create Encore last December with two fellow Georgetown students. Inspired by a collaboration of classroom and real-life experience, Encore is a web platform that makes it easy for charities[Read More…]

by November 30, 2012 0 comments Opinion
MEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Headed to Red Bull After Win Over St. John’s

MEN’S SOCCER | Hoyas Headed to Red Bull After Win Over St. John’s

Since this season began, the Georgetown men’s soccer team has had one goal in mind: to reach the Big East tournament semifinals at Red Bull Arena. If they got there, the Hoyas knew, anything would be possible. With Saturday’s 2-1 quarterfinal win over No. 13 St. John’s (10-4-4), the No.[Read More…]

by November 5, 2012 0 comments Sports
DULIK: Ten Rising Stars Gunning For Congress

DULIK: Ten Rising Stars Gunning For Congress

We can’t stand Congress, and to a certain degree, we’re right in our indignation: The Capitol is filled with many small-minded and ineffective politicians. Unfortunately, their incompetence distracts us from the reality that many members of Congress are the ideal products of a representative democracy: citizen legislators who represent the[Read More…]

by October 16, 2012 0 comments Opinion

Stars Prove Less Than Stellar in Concert: Amplify

Canadian baroque-pop band Stars returned to the 9:30 Club on Sunday night after two years. While the band played a few  favorites to please their older fans, more than half of their set was tracks from their latest album, The North, whose 44 minutes consist of mostly forgettable tracks interspersed with[Read More…]

by September 28, 2012 0 comments The Guide
State of the Race

State of the Race

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by August 28, 2012 0 comments Uncategorized

Truman Scholar Helps Along the Border

Joanna Foote (SFS ’13) has many reasons to smile. A veteran volunteer at immigrant shelters around the country, she is Georgetown’s most recent winner of the Truman Scholarship, a highly competitive federal scholarship awarded to students with exceptional leadership and commitment to community service. After taking a leave of absence last[Read More…]

by April 12, 2012 0 comments News

University, ANC Request Extension of Campus Plan Process

The university and several neighborhood organizations have jointly requested that the D.C. Zoning Commission delay the deadline for filings in the 2010 Campus Plan process by 60 days. The university, along with representatives of Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2E, the Citizens Association of Georgetown and the Burleith Citizens Association, signed the request, which was announced[Read More…]

by April 1, 2012 0 comments News

Suarez Shows Sportsmanship Still Has Room to Improve

From the earliest of ages and in all sports, before scoring titles and league MVPs, there come sportsmanship awards: symbols of hard work, competitiveness, fair play and courteous conduct. For too many, however, these trophies are received as mere glorified effort awards, given to those who try to succeed but[Read More…]

by February 28, 2012 0 comments Sports

Fostering a Culture of Generosity

To the Editor: I write in response to the editorial entitled “Right Idea, Wrong Donors” (The Hoya, A2, Feb. 23, 2012). This editorial not only misses the point of the university’s current capital campaign completely but also uses at least somewhat questionable claims about the university’s financial sensitivity to back up[Read More…]

by February 27, 2012 0 comments Uncategorized