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Top 10 Articles of 2015

Top 10 Articles of 2015

In 2015, readers were drawn to a variety of articles, from Georgetown University Student Association elections to faculty features to opinion pieces urging the Georgetown community to do more to prevent sexual assault. Here were the top ten most read articles on The Hoya’s website from 2015. 10. 2015-16 Schedule Altered JANUARY[Read More…]

by December 26, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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President John J. DeGioia, Mayor Muriel Bowser, Chinese People’s Association for the Friendship of Foreign Countries Vice President Xie Yuan and Ward 2 Councilmember Jack Evans pose for a photo during the trip.

DeGioia Joins DC Delegation to China

Georgetown University President John J. DeGioia and D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser traveled to China as part of a trade delegation pushing for increased Chinese tourism and Chinese investment in the District in early November. The trip brought together around 40 representatives from District government, businesses, healthcare organizations, real estate groups,[Read More…]

by December 4, 2015 0 comments Business, Business - Top

Working Group on Slavery Pens Prospectus

The Georgetown Working Group on Slavery, Memory and Reconciliation released a pamphlet addressing the history of the university’s relationship with slavery and its plans to foster dialogue with the student body Tuesday. The pamphlet provides greater details surrounding Jesuit slaveholding at Georgetown as well as specifics concerning the sale of[Read More…]

by November 25, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Student Activists Sit-In Outside DeGioia’s Office

Student Activists Sit-In Outside DeGioia’s Office

Students activists began staging a sit-in outside the office of University President John J. DeGioia today at 9 a.m. to pressure the administration into meeting a series of demands that address racial injustice at Georgetown. As of press time, around 30 students remain seated outside DeGioia’s office on the second floor of Healy Hall. The[Read More…]

by November 13, 2015 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
Q&A: DeGioia on Faith, A Campus Reconstructed

Q&A: DeGioia on Faith, A Campus Reconstructed

Amid the buzz of the papal visit, The Hoya sat down with University President John J. DeGioia Thursday to discuss Georgetown’s Jesuit identity, DeGioia’s personal connection to his faith and a variety of campus issues including construction, sexual assault and sustainability. How do you feel about Pope Francis’ visit to[Read More…]

by September 25, 2015 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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University Pulls out of Coal Investments

The decision came Thursday, as the third day of board meetings came to a close. GU Fossil Free, an organization dedicated to full divestment from fossil fuel companies, expressed disappointment with the vote in a statement released shortly following the announcement. “GU Fossil Free maintains that this is not a[Read More…]

by June 5, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Former USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah, who currently serves as an SFS distinguished fellow-in-residence, reflected on his tenure at USAID and his goals for his Georgetown tenure in an exclusive interview.

Q&A: Shah Talks USAID Tenure, SFS Position

Rajiv Shah served as the administrator of the United States Agency for International Development from January 2010 to February 2015. After leaving the organization, he joined the faculty of Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service on March 1, where he currently serves as a distinguished fellow-in-residence, working primarily with the[Read More…]

by April 14, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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President DeGioia was the 15th highest-paid university executive in 2012.

$400K DeGioia Bonus Goes to GSP

University President John J. DeGioia received a salary bonus of $400,000 from the Board of Directors in 2012, making him the 15th highest-paid private university executive in the United States that year. However, DeGioia donated the entirety of the one-time bonus to the 1789 Scholarship Imperative. According to the most[Read More…]

by January 13, 2015 2 comments Campus News, City News, News, News - Top
Shriver Discusses Special Olympics

Shriver Discusses Special Olympics

Timothy Shriver, chairman of the board of directors of the Special Olympics, shared reflections on his new book, “Fully Alive: Discovering What Matters Most,” and his love of community service for others Thursday evening in Riggs Library. Shriver is a social leader, educator, activist, film producer and business entrepreneur. After[Read More…]

by January 13, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News

Administrators Respond to Ferguson, Staten Island

In response to recent events in Ferguson, Mo., and Staten Island, N.Y., University President John J. DeGioia, Vice President for Mission and Ministry Fr. Kevin O’Brien, S.J. and Vice President for Student Affairs Todd Olson sent out campus-wide emails to express respect for freedom of expression and encourage discussion within[Read More…]

by December 10, 2014 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top