Post Tagged with: "Brave"

Panelists Urge Focus on Role of Women in Black Lives Matter Movement

The Black Lives Matter movement often excludes women and girls, according to the #BlackLivesMatter panel at the second annual BRAVE Summit in Lohrfink Auditorium on Saturday. The panel featured Erika Totten, leader in the Black Lives Matter movement in the D.C. area, Johnetta Elzie, activist and creator of Campaign Zero,[Read More…]

by March 28, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Panelists Advocate Increased Political Engagement

Increased political engagement from underrepresented communities is necessary to create change, according to panelists at the A Seat at the Political Table panel at the second annual BRAVE Summit in Lohrfink Auditorium on Saturday. The panel featured political advocacy organization IMPACT Director Nina Smith, Google Public Policy Partner Chanelle Hardy[Read More…]

by March 28, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
BRAVE 2017: Full Summit Coverage

BRAVE 2017: Full Summit Coverage

For full coverage of the second annual BRAVE summit, visit the links below. Overview: BRAVE Offers Intersectional Dialogue “#BlackLivesMatter” Panel “A Seat at the Political Table” Panel Have a reaction to this article? Write a letter to the editor.

by March 28, 2017 0 comments Uncategorized

EDITORIAL: Toward Inclusive Feminism

In a stirring celebration of girl power, the fourth annual OWN IT Summit hosted more than 500 attendees and 100 speakers during a daylong event Saturday geared toward encouraging the next generation of female leaders. The summit was only one of several events celebrating female empowerment as part of Georgetown’s[Read More…]

by March 24, 2017 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

VIEWPOINT: Fight Inequality with Inclusivity

At last month’s Women’s March on Washington, millions of women marched through Washington, D.C., around the country and across the globe to show their commitment to a better future. From the biggest cities to the smallest towns, women and their allies — including many Georgetown students — stood together, created[Read More…]

by February 14, 2017 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
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The death of men’s lacrosse player Edward Blatz Jr. (MSB ’17) was announced in a university-wide email early Sunday afternoon.

BRAVE Seeks to Inspire

Hosted by black female students on campus, the inaugural BRAVE — black, resilient, artistic, vigilant, enough — summit featured a day of speeches, breakout sessions and panels Saturday with black leaders from a range of fields, including Black Lives Matter D.C. Co-Founder Erika Totten, Federal Communications Commission Acting Chairwoman Mignon[Read More…]

by April 26, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Pixar’s Princess Takes on a New Role

Pixar’s Princess Takes on a New Role

4/5 stars First there were Woody and Buzz, followed later by Sully and Mike. Over the years, moviegoers were introduced to Marlin and Nemo, WALL-E and Carl Fredricksen and Russell. Films by Pixar Animation Studios, though brilliant, have traditionally been male-centric. That is, until now. Pixar’s latest feature Brave is a film of many firsts.[Read More…]

by June 21, 2012 0 comments The Guide
A Season of Blockbusters

A Season of Blockbusters

When the summer is too much to handle, there are few better escapes than a nice, cool movie theater. Though summer is short, this season is famous for featuring some of the best flicks of the year, and this summer is no different. Whether you’re looking for a follow-up to[Read More…]

by May 17, 2012 0 comments The Guide