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Carving Out a Legacy

Carving Out a Legacy

“If there has been any feeling that Georgetown students were apathetic to the civil rights cause, it was expelled by a series of events last week. The action began last Sunday when 13 students left Campus, planning to drive all night and to arrive in Selma, Ala. … To avoid[Read More…]

by September 2, 2011 0 comments The Guide

Second-Generation Immigrants Caught in Limbo

Echos of tolerance and liberty still resonate through the streets of small towns, the offices of large corporations and the hallways of universities. The sculptors of the United States based its government upon these two values as drawn from religious practices and political thought. Eventually, these virtues were extended not[Read More…]

by January 19, 2011 0 comments Uncategorized

GU NAACP President Discusses Diversity Issues

The beginning of the semester has been a turbulent time for black students at Georgetown, with racist graffiti and a climbing rope that was initially deemed to be a possible noose found under Healy. The incidents and the university’s response have only intensified the discussion about diversity on campus. THE[Read More…]

by October 19, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News