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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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Sailing: Hoyas Set Sail For Top of the Rankings

By Ed Przylucki Hoya Staff Writer The Georgetown sailing teams competed in two regattas this weekend, both of which were District Championships. Strong showings in these regattas not only helped Georgetown move up the national rankings ladder, but should give the Hoyas a stronger schedule next season. In the first[Read More…]

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Swimming: Hoyas Fall Prey to Tigers

By Meredith McCloskey Hoya Staff Writer The Georgetown men’s and women’s swim teams both suffered defeats against Towson this past weekend. The men’s 143-88 loss gave them an 0-2 record, while the women’s squad lost 149-90 evening out its record to 1-1. Senior John Willey was the top performer for[Read More…]

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Men’s Basketball: Atletas Sent Packing in Final Exhibition

By John Nagle Hoya Staff Writer The Georgetown men’s basketball team started to answer a few questions in a 93-60 victory over Lithuanian club side Atletas in Saturday’s second and final exhibition tune-up at McDonough Arena. The Hoyas never trailed in the game and led by 39 points at one[Read More…]

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