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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…]

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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…]

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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…]

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Forever Grateful: Why I chose to Be Pro Life

Most people who meet me would not consider me politically conservative. Based on the way I act and dress, this assumption makes sense. Nonetheless, I shock many when they discover that I am a member of groups which fall under the heading “conservative.” As to that, there is a reason[Read More…]

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GU is Hot Hot Hot and I Like it That Way

In the past two weeks, many students have waxed philosophical about Georgetown’s status as a great university. Some claim that the Office of Student Programs is to blame. Others lay fault on the alumni, blaming them for not donating enough money. Still, more people criticize the student body for being[Read More…]

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Four Freshmen Elected in GUSA Race

Early Thursday morning, the GUSA Election Commission announced the four new freshman members of the GUSA Assembly. They are Zena Barakat (GSB ’02), Auggie Bartning (SFS ’02), Mayumi Grigsby (COL ’02) and Thaddeus Inge (SFS ’02). The results for the fourth place position were very close, but a recount of[Read More…]

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Lippert Bids for ANC Spot in Next Election

William Lippert, a graduate student in the School of Foreign Service (’99), is running unopposed for Eduardo Burkhart’s Advisory Neighborhood Committee (ANC) position in District 3B03, which is located along Glover Park north of Burleith. With a 1995 undergraduate degree in international studies and psychology from American University, Lippert is[Read More…]

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Education Bill Passed In Unanimous Vote

By a vote of 96-0, the U.S. Senate approved a bill on Tuesday to extend the Higher Education Act, which covers federal student aid, for five years. Along with preserving current student aid programs, the bill calls for an increase in spending on Pell Grants and a decrease in interest[Read More…]

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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…]

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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…]

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