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BLUE AND GRAY
A new policy passed by Blue and Gray Tour Guide Society prevents freshmen in their first semester at Georgetown from being selected as members of the organization.

Blue and Gray Delays Freshman Hires

The Blue and Gray Tour Guide Society will not hire freshmen this fall as part of a new recruitment policy designed to ensure all tour guides have sufficient experience as a college student. Blue and Gray confirmed to The Hoya that it will not accept students who have not yet[Read More…]

by September 7, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
JINWOO CHONG/THE HOYA
Approximately 1600 freshmen and 200 transfer students were welcomed to Georgetown at this weekend’s New Student Orientation with an Olympics-inspried “Light Your Torch” theme.

Georgetown Welcomes Freshmen, Transfers

This year’s New Student Orientation, with its Olympics-inspired “Light Your Torch” theme, welcomed the approximately 1,600 freshmen members of the Class of 2020 and over 200 transfer students to life at Georgetown from Aug. 27 to Aug. 30. This year’s schedule retained cornerstone NSO events, including the Marino Workshop and[Read More…]

by August 30, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

A Plea for the Survey

We, the members of the Freshman Executive Committee, as a body formed to represent the Class of 2019, strongly urge our classmates to take the university’s confidential Sexual Assault and Misconduct Climate Survey. This survey is designed to give the university a better picture of how sexual assault has affected[Read More…]

by February 4, 2016 1 comment Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Dear Applicant, Maybe Next Year

Dear Applicant, Maybe Next Year

When I first arrived on campus as a freshman, I was a bundle of emotions: excited to start a new part of my life, scared due to the newness of it all and beyond nervous to see if I would succeed. My definition of “success” at Georgetown was similar to[Read More…]

by September 11, 2015 4 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
Clockwise from center: Jacquelyn Eleey, Isaac Copeland, Nick Marrocco, Rob Sgarlata, Dorothy Adomako, Arun Basuljevic

Across Sports, New Faces Offer Hope for Future

Every fall, the newest batch of Hoya student-athletes arrives on the Hilltop, touted as some of the best recruits in the country. As each sport gets underway, coaches and fans are eager to see which Hoyas will stand out from the pack and make immediate contributions to their teams. Several[Read More…]

Depression for Freshmen Peaks Nationally

An increased amount of college freshmen reported feelings of depression in 2014, according to a study released Feb. 5 by the University of California in Los Angeles. The Cooperative Research Program at UCLA’s Higher Education Research Institute surveyed more than 150,000 students at 343 four-year colleges and universities as part[Read More…]

by February 13, 2015 0 comments City News, News

New South Email Misleads Students

The Georgetown University Police Department will not be patrolling New South Hall during weekend nights, despite an email sent out to New South residents Tuesday afternoon that stated that officers would be posted on weekend nights in the freshman residence hall. “Since we are so fortunate, in the next weekend[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Men’s Basketball Preview 2014–2015

Men’s Basketball Preview 2014–2015

The Hoya’s annual Basketball Preview has everything to get you ready for the 2014-2015 Hoya basketball season: DSR’s Day Taking the reins, junior guard and co-captain D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera will determine how far the Hoyas go D’vauntes Smith-Rivera has a lot on his shoulders right now. Between being named the Big[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 1 comment Basketball Preview 2014-2015, Sports
MICHELLE XU/THE HOYA Guard Tre Campbell

Men’s Basketball | The Fantastic Five

After missing the NCAA tournament and being knocked out in the second round of the NIT, the Hoyas needed a spark. Luckily, the Hoyas’ recruiting efforts gave them a fire. As ESPN’s seventh-best recruiting class in the nation hits the court for Georgetown this season, expectations are high, but the[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Basketball Preview 2014-2015, Sports
CLAIRE SOISSON/THE HOYA Co-captain guard Justyce Swango

Women’s Basketball | Reinforcements Arrive

The addition of five freshmen to the roster of the Georgetown women’s basketball team has provided an additional jolt of youth to an already young roster. On a team that will feature no seniors, the freshmen will all have chances to contribute early as first-year Head Coach Natasha Adair feels[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Basketball Preview 2014-2015, Sports