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Bradley in 2000

By John Nagle Hoya Staff Writer Consider the race over. In the Scrum is ready to offer its unqualified endorsement for the 2000 elections to Bill Bradley. It is not often, in fact it has never occurred before, that In the Scrum discusses anything outside of the world of sports.[Read More…]

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Ferraro Encourages Women to Take Active Role in Politics

Ferraro Encourages Women to Take Active Role in Politics By Ian Palko Hoya Staff Writer Former vice presidential candidate and noted women’s rights activist Geraldine Ferraro spoke Tuesday in the atrium outside of Riggs Library about her hopes and concerns concerning women and their role in the workplace and government.[Read More…]

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History Prof Wins Book Award

History Prof Wins Book Award By Charlie Wang Special to the Hoya Georgetown Associate Professor of history Joseph A. McCartin received the 1999 Philip Taft Labor History Prize earlier this month for his book about labor in America in the 20th century. The book, published by the North Carolina Press,[Read More…]

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College Democrats, Republicans Debate Affirmative Action

College Democrats, Republicans Debate Affirmative Action Swope, Polkey Face off as Keynote Speakers By Andreas Andrea Hoya Staff Writer The College Democrats and College Republicans met Wednesday night in Healy Hall to argue the merits of affirmative action. The debate, which came in anticipation of Georgetown’s upcoming Diversity Week, was[Read More…]

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Teen Shot Dead At Sports Fans

Teen Shot Dead At Sports Fans By Tim Haggerty Hoya Staff Writer A fistfight outside of a popular M Street bar resulted in gunfire early Tuesday morning, leaving one man dead. Four men, including the shooter, were arrested. As Sports Fans Sports Bar at 3247 M Street let out customers[Read More…]

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GU to Hold Unified Commencement Ceremony

GU to Hold Unified Commencement Ceremony By Emily Nash Special to the Hoya A unified undergraduate convocation will take place at the beginning of Senior Week this May, in what may become an annual Georgetown tradition. The ceremony, which will be attended by graduating seniors and Georgetown faculty and staff,[Read More…]

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Donahue Announces Departure

Dean to Leave GU in July for Calif. Theological Union By James Di Liberto Jr. Hoya Staff Writer In an unexpected press conference yesterday afternoon, Dean of Students James A. Donahue announced that he will leave Georgetown at the end of the academic year to become the new president of[Read More…]

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Republican Programs Foster Educational Freedom

Republican Programs Foster Educational Freedom By Mike Bober Education is one of the most important issues that the government can address as it determines the very nature of our future citizens. Will they be informed and inquisitive, driven to question the process and hold their leaders accountable? Or will they[Read More…]

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Activist Democrats Educate All

Activist Democrats Educate All By Lauren Tabak Education is one of the hot issues in politics and the press today. It is an issue of crucial importance to virtually all Americans. As with other issues, Democrats and Republicans have significant philosophical differences when it comes to education policy. These differences[Read More…]

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O’Donovan Deserves Standing Ovation

O’Donovan Deserves Standing Ovation By Ron Palmese Throughout the 1990s, Georgetown has not only sustained but also advanced its traditions of scholarship, faith and service. Whether through strengthening the Catholic and Jesuit identity or advancing teaching and research, Georgetown has repeatedly met and subsequently raised the standard of excellence among[Read More…]

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