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GU Conference Celebrates South Korea

“Where has the last half-century brought us?” was the question echoing through the ICC auditorium this past weekend as scholars from as far away as Seoul presented papers on various topics dealing with the conference’s central theme, “The Republic of Korea After 50 Years: Continuity and Convergence.” The conference, sponsored[Read More…]

by October 6, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Campus Cops Nab Thieves Of Purses, Car near GU

Department of Public Safety officers Anthony Meyers, Daryn Bynum and Larry Dickerson will receive commendations from D.C. Metro Police Patrol Service Areas 205 and 206 for their help in apprehending five juveniles. The individuals arrested have been involved in a number of recent robberies and carjackings in the Georgetown area,[Read More…]

by October 2, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Georgetown School of Business Gets $30 Million Donation

Next week, the Georgetown School of Business will announce that it is changing its name to honor an alumnus who donated $30 million to the school, according to an e-mail sent to all business students by Business School Dean Christopher P. Puto on Sept. 29. According to Puto, this gift[Read More…]

by October 2, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Y2K Bug May Affect Student Aid

With less than 500 days left until the turn of the century, the Education Department’s failure to address the Year 2000 computer problem may threaten the delivery of financial aid to college students, according to witnesses at a recent Congressional hearing. The Committee on Oversight and Investigations of the House[Read More…]

by October 2, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Leader of the Pack

As free safety of the football team, he is field marshall of the defense, often the difference between giving up six yards and giving up six points. As one of just seven senior starters, he is counted on to teach the younger players, to pick up the slack when they[Read More…]

by October 2, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Men’s Soccer Reigns Over Monarchs

Coming off [a big win against Rutgers on Sunday](http://www.thehoya.com/sports/hoyas-blank-scarlet-knights/) and facing non-conference Old Dominion Wednesday, some might have expected a letdown for the Georgetown men’s soccer team. But the Hoyas got off to a fast start to silence the skeptics and hung on to beat the Monarchs, 3-2. Junior midfielder[Read More…]

by October 2, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Womens’ Soccer Surpasses Mount

Sporting a pair of bright green Diadora spikes, freshman forward, Barbara Torres ran a clinic against Mount Saint Mary’s on Tuesday afternoon. Her goal and assist were only supplementary to her dominance over the Mountaineers in the Georgetown women’s soccer team’s 4-0 victory on Harbin Field. In an entirely one-sided[Read More…]

by October 2, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Field Hockey Edges Towson

The Georgetown field hockey team evened its record at 4-4 with a 2-1 victory over Towson in a closely played contest. With only 18:12 remaining in the game, junior midfielder Susan Stewart sent a pass from senior back Beth Doty into the back of the net. The goal was Stewart’s[Read More…]

by October 2, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

GUSA is Good: A View from the Inside of GU Government

I hardly knew what to expect when I walked into the GUSA office my freshman year to inquire about representative elections. In high school I was active in the student government, and I wanted to find an organization here at Georgetown that addressed the needs and concerns of the student[Read More…]

by October 2, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

From the Debts of Hell: My Credit Cards and Me

On July 1, I lost my Gold MasterCard that had a billing address in Florida, where my parents lived and covered the expenses. It was replaced with an Alumni Association Visa card that was billed directly to me and only me. On Monday, its most recent bill arrived — all[Read More…]

by October 2, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized