Post Tagged with: "freshmen"

‘What’s A Hoya?’ Returns for 2nd Year

The Georgetown University Student Association expanded its “What’s A Hoya?” Initiative, which is in its second year, by adding discussion sections after the presentations and increasing the number of student participants. The program, designed by students, administrators, faculty and resource centers, provides freshmen with information and advice on different aspects[Read More…]

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
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As candidates for GUSA senate campaign, they must adhere to certain rules, such as hanging posters in appropriate places, like Red Square.

Freshmen Vie for GUSA Seats

The Georgetown University Student Association senate campaigns began last week with over 51 active student candidates vying to represent nine districts on campus, including off-campus and at-large positions. Freshmen represent a majority of the candidates, with 12 running for Freshman North, which includes Darnall and Harbin halls, and 12 for[Read More…]

by September 23, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
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Leo’s advertises changes to its meal plans and Flex dollars for the fall 2014 semester on the first floor of the dining hall.

Meal Plan Options Limited

O’Donovan’s Hall limited its lowest and least expensive meal plan options this year, among other dining changes including adding two new meal plans, barring freshmen from purchasing the 10-meal-a-week plan and altering how Flex dollars can be used on campus. The two new meal plans include a default 18-meal-per-week plan[Read More…]

by September 12, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Freshman Violations Hidden

First-time violations of some Code of Student Conduct regulations that occur during freshman year will no longer be visible to employers and graduate schools on a student’s disciplinary record, after changes to the code implemented this summer that the Office of Student Conduct is expected to announce today. A first-time[Read More…]

by August 29, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Coors Light Clemency

No week of a student’s life is more socially excruciating than the first week of college. The new liberties associated with living on one’s own, combined with the pressure to find friends within the first few weeks of college, can lead to understandable lapses in judgment, especially when it comes[Read More…]

by August 29, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
The NSO Letters: Omika Jikaria

The NSO Letters: Omika Jikaria

Dear Georgetown Class of 2018, When you find yourself on campus this fall, you will be met by swarms of upperclassmen encouraging you to get involved in various student groups and organizations. You will be met by professors that seek to challenge your academic comfort zone. You will be met[Read More…]

by August 23, 2014 0 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Diversity for Georgetown Talks

Under the vision of A.J. Serlemitsos (COL ’17), the new organization Georgetown Talks aims to encourage students to talk about their personal experience at Georgetown and foster conversations on campus about diversity and students’ personal issues. The organization’s first event will be a talk given by Serlemitsos on Wednesday about[Read More…]

by March 21, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

Housing Selection Adds New Twist

Housing selection points for rising sophomores will be tied to attendance at a series of forums on diversity and sexual assault beginning this year. The new initiative, called What’s a Hoya?, was launched by the Georgetown University Student Association with assistance from the Office of Residential Services and will take[Read More…]

by November 8, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
Freshman Hall Forms Lasting Bonds

Freshman Hall Forms Lasting Bonds

I lived in the purple cluster on the eighth floor of Harbin Hall my freshman year. For those who are unfamiliar withHarbin’s layout, each floor is made up of three clusters of eight rooms surrounding a communal bathroom. My friends have always been quick to point out that I technically lived in a[Read More…]

by May 16, 2013 0 comments Opinion

TRACK & FIELD | Freshmen Shine at Armory

Times kept dropping and records kept falling in the latest weekend of Georgetown track and field’s spring season, with several athletes from the men’s and women’s squads competing at the Armory Collegiate Invitational in New York City. The Hoya women ran particularly well, as the distance medley relay squad moved[Read More…]

by February 4, 2013 0 comments Sports