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Half Marathon Puts Perspective on Hilltop Experience

I ran a half-marathon last weekend, but it’s not something I like to flaunt, especially since I’m not as avid a runner as I used to be. But running 13.1 miles – besides being painfully agonizing at times – really gives you time to think. Running such a seemingly long[Read More…]

by May 1, 2007 0 comments Uncategorized

Working Hard in The Big Easy

When Happy Johnson (COL ’07) traveled to New Orleans with the American Red Cross last year, he met children who slept on cots without blankets in overcrowded shelters. Johnson carries the memory with him every day, and with help from a few students, he has helped make sleeping a little[Read More…]

by December 1, 2006 0 comments Uncategorized

DeGioia Previews Fundraising Campaign

Saying that Georgetown must increase its endowment in the immediate future, University President John J. DeGioia outlined the university’s next fundraising campaign in his annual welcome address to faculty Wednesday afternoon in the Gonda Theater. DeGioia said that he hopes to raise at least $500 million in the upcoming campaign.[Read More…]

by September 29, 2006 0 comments Uncategorized

Go Ahead, Rate My Day

Hoya Staff Writer Friday, September 15, 2006 Lindsay Anderson/The Hoya “You will hate yourself in this class, I promise.”Your experience at Georgetown is not complete without him.”The best thing about this class is leaving.” These are just a few strands of the ongoing, ever-growing conversation at RateMyProfessors.com, a Web site[Read More…]

by September 15, 2006 0 comments Uncategorized

After Tragedy, Baseball Reunites Family

Hoya Staff Writer Friday, September 8, 2006 Stephen Cangialosi (CAS ’83), right, with his friends during their years at Georgetown. Jeffrey and Peter Cangialosi both love baseball. They are avid Yankees fans, active on their school teams and love to play catch in the backyard of their Middletown, N.J. home[Read More…]

by September 8, 2006 0 comments Uncategorized

Bradlee Receives Honorary GU Degree

Long-time Washington Post editor Benjamin C. Bradlee, who became famous for his leadership of the newspaper during its breaking coverage of the Watergate scandal, discussed his personal path to the top tiers of American journalism in Gaston Hall on May 3. Bradlee, the Post’s executive editor from 1968-1991 and now[Read More…]

by May 19, 2006 0 comments Campus News, News

Dimolitsas Hires Permanent Director for New Benefits Office

Hoya Staff Writer Friday, May 19, 2006 Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer Spiros Dimolitsas has named former Stanford administrator Charles DeSantis as Georgetown’s new associate vice president for benefits. DeSantis will oversee the administration of employee pension plans, health insurance and retirement programs. DeSantis will take office effective[Read More…]

by May 19, 2006 0 comments Uncategorized

H*yas for Choice Respond to GU Right to Life Demonstration Silenced

Members of H*yas for Choice, a pro-abortion rights group, petitioned for full recognition as a campus group following what they called a violation of their right to demonstrate on campus by the university on April 3. The group hung a string of black flags in Red Square and tied the[Read More…]

by April 28, 2006 0 comments Uncategorized

GUAA Announces Board of Governors Nominees

Administrators and alumni recently announced the slate of alumni to stand for election for the Georgetown University Alumni Association’s Board of Governors for the 2006-2009 term. William G. Reynolds (C ’79), an associate vice president in the Office of Advancement, recently announced the nomination of five alumni to be elected[Read More…]

by March 21, 2006 0 comments Campus News, News

GU Weighs New Dining Agreement

With the expiration of Georgetown’s contract with Marriott Food Services at the conclusion of next spring, students and university administrators are considering whether or not to hire a new food service to supply Georgetown Dining Services. Ever since the building of the Leavey Student Center in 1986, arriott has fostered[Read More…]

by April 15, 2005 0 comments Uncategorized