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Committee Rules on Medical Center Case

After months of deliberation, the University Grievance Code Committee ruled on Friday to uphold a grievance filed by Medical Center faculty against a new policy, implemented on July 1, to alter their compensation plan. The 11-3 decision, which is still confidential, rejected an appeal by the university against a lower[Read More…]

by October 6, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Financial Crisis Cuts Asian Student Rolls at GU, Universities Across the Nation

As the Asian economic crisis heads into its second year, American colleges and universities are beginning to feel its long-term impact. U.S. universities have reason to worry – nine out of the top 10 sources of foreign students are Asian nations, with Canada being the sole non-Asian entrant, according to[Read More…]

by October 6, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Sri Lankan Minister Covers Subcontinent Security

Increasing regional cooperation in Southeast Asia will bring social and economic improvements to the area, according to Sri Lanka’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Honorable Lakshman Kadirgamar. Kadirgamar spoke Tuesday in the ICC Auditorium on the topic: “South Asia in the Emerging World.” Kadirgamar mainly discussed the issue of increasing[Read More…]

by October 6, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Soap’s Wonder Women are Really Washed Out

ROAR! Sorry, I just had to start off that way. I simply couldn’t fight the temptation. Well, now that I have your attention, let’s talk about television. I love soaps. I simply love them. The plots and twisted lives they develop simply enthrall me. The women in these shows simply[Read More…]

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Seeing Beyond Myself to Life’s Bigger Picture

When was the last time you thought about your purpose in life? Do you have a vision for yourself, for the world or for anything? For me, writing this article is an expression of my purpose and vision. Through these writings (and actually through everything that I think, say and[Read More…]

by October 6, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Women’s Center Biased in its Services

Interested in women, gender, and social justice issues? (Read: Interested in bashing conservatives?) Seeking a place that is supportive of women’s concerns, perspectives and ideas? (Read: Seeking a place that bolsters liberal lies and classifies women as unthinking victims?) Hoping to get involved in helping students, staff and faculty to[Read More…]

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Field Hockey Edges Towson

The Georgetown field hockey team evened its record at 4-4 with a 2-1 victory over Towson in a closely played contest. With only 18:12 remaining in the game, junior midfielder Susan Stewart sent a pass from senior back Beth Doty into the back of the net. The goal was Stewart’s[Read More…]

by October 2, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Womens’ Soccer Surpasses Mount

Sporting a pair of bright green Diadora spikes, freshman forward, Barbara Torres ran a clinic against Mount Saint Mary’s on Tuesday afternoon. Her goal and assist were only supplementary to her dominance over the Mountaineers in the Georgetown women’s soccer team’s 4-0 victory on Harbin Field. In an entirely one-sided[Read More…]

by October 2, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Men’s Soccer Reigns Over Monarchs

Coming off [a big win against Rutgers on Sunday](http://www.thehoya.com/sports/hoyas-blank-scarlet-knights/) and facing non-conference Old Dominion Wednesday, some might have expected a letdown for the Georgetown men’s soccer team. But the Hoyas got off to a fast start to silence the skeptics and hung on to beat the Monarchs, 3-2. Junior midfielder[Read More…]

by October 2, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Leader of the Pack

As free safety of the football team, he is field marshall of the defense, often the difference between giving up six yards and giving up six points. As one of just seven senior starters, he is counted on to teach the younger players, to pick up the slack when they[Read More…]

by October 2, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized