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The Primary Reasons to Participate in Elections

The Primary Reasons to Participate in Elections A Logical Answer to the Endless Stream of Power, Wealth and Insincerity It’s primary season. Hooray. During these first couple of crucial weeks of the presidential campaign, the future of this country will be decided – in Iowa and New Hampshire. In Iowa,[Read More…]

by February 1, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Students Enter Debate Over Fate of Gonzalez

Students Enter Debate Over Fate of Gonzalez By Tina Morin Hoya Staff Writer Elian Gonzalez’s ill-fated attempt to reach America has spurred a controversy that has engulfed the nation and reached the Georgetown campus in last Thursday’s Philodemic Society debate. The two keynote speakers at the debate were Bevin Murphy[Read More…]

by January 28, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

On Campus’In Brief

On Campus.In Brief Student Artwork Stolen from Hoya’s A piece of student artwork that was submitted during the GUSA-sponsored student artwork competition in the fall was stolen out of Hoya’s over the break. According to Brian Walsh (COL ’02), a sophomore class representative in GUSA and vice chairman of the[Read More…]

by January 28, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Snowed In!

Snowed In! By Tim Sullivan Hoya Staff Writer Classes were canceled for Tuesday and Wednesday by a freak storm that pummelled the metropolitan D.C. area, keeping the city in its grips for nearly 48 hours. The behemoth storm, which surprised forecasters with its sudden intensification, dumped nearly one foot of[Read More…]

by January 28, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

University, MedStar Near Agreement

University, MedStar Near Agreement By Tim Haggerty Hoya Staff Writer Georgetown is close to finalizing the principal terms of its partnership with MedStar Health, the health care management company that the university hopes will be able to halt the escalating financial losses that plague the Medical Center, according to Med.[Read More…]

by January 28, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

GU Alum Purchases NBA Team

GU Alum Purchases NBA Team Heisley Faces Uphill Battle By Tim Sullivan Hoya Staff Writer Georgetown alumnus Michael Heisley (GSB ’60) purchased the NBA’s Vancouver Grizzlies Monday for a reported sum of $160 million, giving him control of one of the leagues most troubled franchises. Heisley’s acquisition still needs approval[Read More…]

by January 28, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Safe Rides Not Rolling

Safe Rides Not Rolling By Tracy Zupancis Hoya Staff Writer SafeRide, a service providing students with evening transportation to and from off-campus locations, has not been consistently running over the last two weeks, not only because of inclement weather but also because of staffing problems, according to Program Coordinator Michael[Read More…]

by January 28, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Dean Search Presses On

Dean Search Presses On By Andreas Andrea Hoya Staff Writer The committee charged with finding a replacement for departing Dean of Students James A. Donahue has changed the official title of the post to vice president for student affairs, reflecting the committee’s emphasis on a candidate that can broach the[Read More…]

by January 28, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

For the Hoyas, the Same Old Song

For the Hoyas, the Same Old Song By Sean P. Flynn Hoya Staff Writer It was another familiar story Wednesday night in Charleston, W.Va., for the Georgetown men’s basketball team – fall behind early, then come back to take a comfortable lead late only to squander it in the final[Read More…]

by January 28, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Snowy Fields Forever

Snowy Fields Forever By John Nagle Hoya Staff Writer I am 22, but sometimes I have all the maturity of an eight-year old. I watch cartoons. I play practical jokes on my friends (usually at the behest of my even less mature roommate). I still dig potty humor. And I[Read More…]

by January 28, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized