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Multiple Fire Alarms Plague Southwest Quad

Multiple Fire Alarms Plague Southwest Quad

Five fire alarms in the Southwest Quad have been accidentally set off since Jan. 19, causing buildingwide evacuations in the dormitories at various points in the middle of the night and afternoon, and prompting repairs by Planning and Facilities Management and criticism of the university’s handling of the alarms. Three[Read More…]

by February 16, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Ticket Profile: Josh Sirois and Casey Doherty Bring GUSA Experience

Emphasizing their campaign motto “Moving Forward,” Josh Sirois (SFS ’20) and Casey Doherty (COL ’20) are running for president and vice president, respectively, of the Georgetown University Student Association to champion existing projects and advance new ideas. Sirois and Doherty are running on a detailed policy platform and a combined[Read More…]

Yates Undergoes Repairs After Flooding

Facilities at Yates Field House flooded on Sunday as a result of the heavy rain Washington, D.C., experienced over the weekend. Yates was closed all of Sunday for repairs, but reopened Monday. Between two and three inches of rain fell this weekend, according to The Washington Post. Rainfall accumulated on[Read More…]

by February 16, 2018 0 comments Uncategorized
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Sophomore pitcher Katie Vannicola appeared in four games for the Hoyas during the Flordia Gulf Coast University Kickoff Classic in Fort Myers, pitching 9 and 1/3 innings while allowing eight earned runs.

SOFTBALL | Inconsistency Plagues Hoyas in Florida Tournament

After dropping its first four games at the Florida Gulf Coast University Kickoff Classic in Fort Myers, Fla., the Georgetown softball team won its first victory of the season against LIU Brooklyn on Sunday, the last day of the tournament. Despite the team’s apprehension about the switch from off-season indoor[Read More…]

by February 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
DC Council Passes Public Campaign Funding Bill

DC Council Passes Public Campaign Funding Bill

The Washington, D.C. Council passed legislation last week authorizing publicly financed campaigns, a move that comes in the middle of the 2018 D.C. mayoral campaign season. Dubbed the Fair Elections Act, the bill would allow candidates to receive 5-to-1 matching funds from the city if they restrict their fundraising to[Read More…]

by February 16, 2018 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Bowser Pitches DC to Silicon Valley Tech Giants

Touting Washington, D.C., as an up-and-coming hotspot for various technology companies, Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) led a city economic planning team to Silicon Valley to pitch the District as a prime location for new businesses. Bowser’s team met with a wide array of tech companies, including the Kapor Center for[Read More…]

by February 16, 2018 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
GUHOYAS
Junior middle distance runner finished 20th in the one mile event in Boston last weekend in which senior middle distance runner finished in fourth with the second best time in Georgetown history.

MEN’S TRACK | Bartelsmeyer’s Efforts Cap Strong Weekend for GU

Senior middle distance runner Amos Bartelsmeyer was named Big East Men’s Track Athlete of the Week after he finished the second-fastest mile in Georgetown’s history with a personal best time of 3:57.53 at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational in Boston on Sunday. Bartelsmeyer’s run was good enough for him to[Read More…]

by February 15, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
HIRSHHORN

Art Gets Rebranded at the Hirshhorn

Advertising and art are inextricably linked. Today, every color, logo and slogan in the world is thoughtfully planned out as market research groups gauge consumer response to minute variations in product presentation. While this type of fine-tuned artistry may seem ubiquitous, in reality it is the product of the 1980s,[Read More…]

AMANDA VANORDEN FOR THE HOYA

Georgetown Love Stories Unfold at Dahlgren

Years after meeting as participants at Mask and Bauble Dramatic Society’s Midnight Theater production of “All in the Timing,” Diana Valdivia (COL ’05, LAW ’10) and Carlos Valdivia (COL ’05) were married at the university that brought them together. The 2011 wedding harkened back to the couple’s time as Georgetown[Read More…]

by February 15, 2018 0 comments Features, Guide - Top, Lifestyle, The Guide

MORETTA: Choosing Activism Over Image

As I stood at the Lincoln Memorial, a barrage of cameras flashed, desperate to capture the historic moment. The presence of the cameras was no surprise: Rep. Nancy Pelosi’s (D-Calif.) speech calling for unity and respect at the intersection of feminism could stop anyone dead in their tracks. Yet, the[Read More…]

by February 15, 2018 1 comment Opinion, Opinion - Top