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Program Prepares Women in Politics

Program Prepares Women in Politics

Elect Her, a national program that prepares college-aged women to run for student government and political office, held its second annual program at Georgetown in the Healey Family Student Center Saturday. The three-hour event, hosted by the American Association of University Women and Running Start, featured a series of lectures[Read More…]

by September 15, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Tour Previews New Northeast Triangle Hall

Tour Previews New Northeast Triangle Hall

Students and administrators celebrated the topping off of the Northeast Triangle Residence Hall Wednesday with guided tours of the building, which revealed its interior to the public for the first time. The residence hall is expected to include rooms for 225 students, the majority of whom will be sophomores. Construction[Read More…]

by September 11, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Murphy Heads Community, Federal Office

Murphy Heads Community, Federal Office

Chris Murphy (GRD ’98) will serve as Georgetown’s first vice president for government relations and community engagement, a new position created to coordinate the university’s engagement with community groups and the local, city and federal government. Previously, the Office of Community Engagement was a part of the Office of Public[Read More…]

by September 4, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Former Chaplain White, 83, Dies

Former Senior Jewish Chaplain Rabbi Harold S. White, a member of the Georgetown community since 1968, died of complications from a stroke on Aug. 31. He was 83 years old. As the first full-time rabbi appointed to a campus ministry position at a Catholic university in the United States, White[Read More…]

by September 4, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
NSO Kicks Off in DC, Qatar

NSO Kicks Off in DC, Qatar

This year’s Hollywood-themed New Student Orientation, “Hoyawood,” ran Aug. 29 to Sept. 2 with the participation of approximately 200 orientation advisors, the largest group yet. The orientation program featured a variety of activities and events designed to introduce freshmen and transfer students to life on campus, including the mandatory campus[Read More…]

by September 1, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Second Kickback to Feature Skizzy Mars, Student Art

Second Kickback to Feature Skizzy Mars, Student Art

Skizzy Mars and Louisa Wendorff will headline the second annual Kickback Music Festival, hosted by the Students of Georgetown, Inc. in conjunction with the Georgetown Program Board and Georgetown Week of Welcome, Sept. 12. This year’s event, which will take place on Copley Lawn, will also feature nine student performances,[Read More…]

by September 1, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Students listen to a capella performances on Copley Lawn during Georgetown Day, the annual campus-wide celebration of the end of spring semester.

Georgetown Day Celebrates 15 Years

This year’s Georgetown Day will continue the event’s fifteen-year tradition of celebrating the campus community with a larger variety of events for both students and faculty. Activities today will officially begin at 6 a.m. with the faculty and staff appreciation breakfast in the Copley Formal Lounge. One professor will be[Read More…]

by April 24, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News
ISABEL BINAMIRA/THE HOYA
The Student Advocacy Office has been reorganized, adding arms dedicated to student workers, 
mental health and free speech, in an attempt to streamline advocacy and increase efficiency.

SAO Revamped in Efficiency Bid

The Student Advocacy Office has been restructured to include branches for student workers, mental health and free speech, under the direction of Director Ryan Shymansky (COL ’16) and Georgetown University Student Association President Joe Luther (COL ’16) and Vice President Connor Rohan (COL ’16). Esmeralda Huerta (SFS ’17) will serve[Read More…]

by April 21, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News - Top

GUSA Senate Elections Fill Six Seats

The Georgetown University Student Association held special Senate elections Friday to fill six vacancies that included two seats in Village A, two in Freshman South, one in LXR and one off-campus. According to election commissioner Graham Willard (SFS ’18), these vacancies are typical following the election of a new GUSA[Read More…]

by April 14, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
COURTESY GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY STUDENT ASSOCIATION
The Luther-Rohan administration’s 67-person cabinet met for the first time this month after an application and interview process. Forty-six percent of group members were previously unaffiliated with GUSA.

Luther-Rohan Select Cabinet, Add New Positions

In an effort to create a more inclusive Georgetown University Student Association, President Joe Luther (COL ’16) and Vice President Connor Rohan (COL ’16) have assembled a cabinet filled with newly created positions and GUSA novices. Led by Chief of Staff Abbey McNaughton (COL ’16), the cabinet consists of 67[Read More…]

by April 10, 2015 4 comments Campus News, News, News - Top