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The Artist vs The Writer

It’s happened again. Each week I spend days on end crafting a column of subtle brilliance and brilliant subtlety. With tears in my eyes I turn it in to my Hoya Editors, hoping for approval, yearning for publication. Thursday nights are sleepless nights at best for me, as I lie[Read More…]

by October 16, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

My Roommate, Mr. Lova’ Lover

This weekend I am going to be alone. Utterly, completely and bitterly alone. No, my girlfriend didn’t dump me, but she’s going to New York for the weekend. I’m sorry, I don’t want to whine. And I know what you`re thinking: the boy is he whipped. Well, maybe you’re right.[Read More…]

by October 16, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Hoyas Shut Out Mountaineers

After playing host to three straight home games, all of which were wins, and playing host to three more starting Saturday, one might think a letdown could be in order for the Georgetown men’s soccer team facing West Virginia in Morgantown on Wednesday night. The Hoyas let the good times[Read More…]

by October 9, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Georgetown Gets Non-League Respite

The Georgetown women’s soccer team will have an opportunity to regroup from its 8-0 loss to Notre Dame with a non-league match at Loyola (Maryland) Friday at 3 p.m. in Baltimore. In the first time that they have ever met the Greyhounds in competition, the Hoyas hope to better their[Read More…]

by October 9, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Hoyas on a Roll, Await Two League Tests

The Georgetown volleyball team enters this weekend’s play with deserved confidence. Sitting atop the Division I District rankings, the Hoyas are off to their best season in years. The women’s squad has 14 victories in 17 matches, already matching last season’s win total in 29 matches. Strong play last weekend,[Read More…]

by October 9, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Long Declared Academically Ineligible

Georgetown announced in a press release Wednesday that Hoya shooting guard Shernard Long is ineligible for the first semester. Long, a 6-foot-3, 205-lb. junior, will not be able to play at least until after final exams are over, which is Dec. 22. For certain, Long will miss eight games, including[Read More…]

by October 9, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Providence College Drops Three Men’s Sports

In an effort to adhere to the gender-equity requirements Title IX, Providence College announced Wednesday that it would drop three men’s sports – baseball, golf and tennis – and reallot those scholarships to women’s sports. Providence, a Big East rival of Georgetown, was forced to limit its sponsorship of men’s[Read More…]

by October 9, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

After Decision, Medical Center Asks: What Next?

Last Friday the [University Grievance Code Committee rejected an administrative policy that made Medical Center faculty salaries partially dependent on the procurement of outside research grants](http://www.thehoya.com/news/committee-rules-on-med-center-case/). Considering that the university already implemented the plan July 1, one question hangs in the minds of Medical Center professors: What will happen next?[Read More…]

by October 9, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Foundation Honors GU’s Neale

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has named biology professor Joseph H. Neale the 1998 Washington, D.C. Professor of the Year. Neale said he was nominated to receive the distinction by Robert B. Lawton, S.J., dean of the College. “We are so pleased that Dr. Neale has been[Read More…]

by October 9, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Georgetown Prof. Crawford Appointed to WHO Food Panel

Dr. Lester Crawford, a research professor at Georgetown and director of the Georgetown University Center for Food and Nutrition Policy, was appointed to the World Health Organization Expert Advisory Panel on Food Safety on Sept. 25. WHO Director General Gro Harlem Brundtland invited Crawford to serve for four years on[Read More…]

by October 9, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized