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GU Catholics Must Open Minds to Catholicism

In my first few months here at Georgetown, I have acted like a freshman. I have been overwhelmed by my move from my small inconsequential midwestern suburb to here, the center of Western civilization. I have been tricked by nefarious upperclassmen (I will find out who you are) and have[Read More…]

by November 3, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

The Name of Black House Should Change With Changed Mission

The name of the Black House should be changed. Period. When I think “Black House,” I envision a place structured and geared toward representing the interests of black students on campus – such at least was the case when I was a sophomore. The Black House was created in 1968[Read More…]

by November 3, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Evil Is a Real Threat Even After Halloween

With the Halloween Weekend over and the annual showing of “The Exorcist” at Georgetown now past, I have to step back and wonder about the interpretation of concepts of evil and Satan. “The Exorcist” is the only movie I have ever seen that left me with chills and nightmares. All[Read More…]

by November 3, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

CLOSE CALL! Georgetown Dodges Bullet Against Lowly Villanova

In the second half of the month of October, the Georgetown men’s soccer team is learning just how tough the Big East Conference really is. For the second straight game, the Hoyas struggled on the road against a team trailing them in the conference. But Wednesday’s result, thanks in large[Read More…]

by October 30, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

In Season Finale, Hoyas Fall to Wildcats 2-1

The Georgetown field hockey team ended its season Wednesday afternoon with a 2-1 loss to Villanova on Kehoe Field. The Hoyas, who ended the 1997 campaign ranked nationally, finished the season with [an overall record of 7-8](http://www.thehoya.com/sports/hoyas-deck-cards/). Wednesday, the Wildcats jumped out to a 1-0 lead as Katie Craig scored[Read More…]

by October 30, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Hoyas Look to Roast Peacocks

The Georgetown football is looking to extend its win streak this weekend as the Hoyas take to the gridiron against the Peacocks of St. Peter’s. The Hoyas have won four consecutive games and enter the contest with a 6-1 overall record, 5-1 in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. The Peacocks[Read More…]

by October 30, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Don’t Count Out Hoyas, Big East Coaches Say

NEW YORK – Connecticut will dominate and Georgetown will surprise, according to the consensus of Big East men’s basketball coaches. The coaches and top league players gathered at [the conference’s annual media day Wednesday](http://www.thehoya.com/sports/media-days-hypocricy/) at the New York Hilton. Connecticut, which returns all five starters from last year’s 32-5, Elite[Read More…]

by October 30, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Media Day’s Hypocricy

At one table, West Virginia’s Marcus Goree sits nervously as he listens to a question from a lone reporter who wants to know how his team will cope with the loss of all its starters. The 20-year-old who, with five starts last season, is the most experienced player on his[Read More…]

by October 30, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Running Wild: Georgetown Aims to Bring Home Bragging Rights at Big East Championships

In today’s Big East cross-country championship, the Georgetown men’s and women’s runners will be competing for places, times and a team title. The Hoyas have been working since June to get ready for this race, according to Head Coach Frank Gagliano. But just as important, the Hoyas will also be[Read More…]

by October 30, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Campaign Georgetown Attacks Byrd

A series of fliers posted around campus this month opposes [former ANC District 2E04 Commissioner Westy Byrd’s](http://www.thehoya.com/news/three-vie-for-bryds-anc-seat/) campaign for the D.C. Board of Education, detailing her past anti-student actions. The fliers are one part of what Campaign Georgetown co-chair John Ruggini (SFS ’99) has called a recent focus on putting[Read More…]

by October 30, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized