Post Tagged with: "Georgetown"

A Knight in Shining Armor For Ye Domesday Booke

Ye Domesday Booke isn’t going down without a fight, and it’s got the Center for Student Programs in its corner. After struggling to find staff members up to the challenge of producing Georgetown’s annual yearbook, the publication was dropped by the Media Board two weeks ago. Luckily, CSP intervened: By[Read More…]

by October 21, 2011 0 comments Opinion

TOPOROFF: Occupiers Spurn Academia

Though initially dismissed as merely the work of hippie protestors, the Occupy Together movement has been steadily gaining credibility, particularly in the eyes of the media. Yet in its current form, the movement stands fundamentally opposed to the values we espouse as students. When we consider ourselves through the lens[Read More…]

by October 21, 2011 0 comments Uncategorized

DELANEY: The Return Home: Fond Memories of Camaraderie

Christmas come early is here again: homecoming weekend. My earliest memory of the American phenomenon of homecoming is also my most embarrassing one. In seventh grade I joined the cheerleading squad. The halftime show of the annual homecoming football game was always our biggest event of the season. I rehearsed dutifully[Read More…]

by October 21, 2011 0 comments Opinion
WOMEN’S SOCCER |  Miller Anchors Defense

WOMEN’S SOCCER | Miller Anchors Defense

For most teams, senior day marks the end of an era. As the last regular-season home game for a group of veterans, it is a symbolic and often-emotional changing of the guard. For senior defender Gabby Miller and a star-studded graduating class of six key starters, however, the end is[Read More…]

by October 21, 2011 0 comments Sports
Behind the Podium: Scoring the Big Names

Behind the Podium: Scoring the Big Names

Former Libyan leader Muammar al-Gaddafi and heartthrob Bradley Cooper (COL ’97) have at least one thing in common: The Georgetown University Lecture Fund has sponsored both of them to speak on campus. “Georgetown is internationally renowned for our high caliber of speakers, and the Lecture Fund works tirelessly to maintain[Read More…]

by October 18, 2011 0 comments Campus News
Italian Ties That Bind

Italian Ties That Bind

Opening the university’s celebration of the 150th anniversary of the unification of the Italy, Italian Ambassador Giulio Terzi di Sant’Agata stressed the importance of the ties between Italian and American culture Friday. The day’s events in Lorhfink Auditorium, which focused on Italian politics, culture and identity, were organized by the Italian Department, the Embassy of Italy[Read More…]

by October 18, 2011 0 comments Campus News, Uncategorized
FOOTBALL | Hoyas Smoke Bison in DC Showdown

FOOTBALL | Hoyas Smoke Bison in DC Showdown

In a matchup of Washington rivals, the Georgetown defense had its best game of the year, holding Howard to a solitary field goal in a 21-3 victory over the Bison. “They are a much-improved football team,” Head Coach Kevin Kelly said. “I want to [mention that]. That was a hard-fought[Read More…]

by October 18, 2011 0 comments Sports

GUSA Plans Site for Student Feedback

In an effort to better align themselves with student concerns, the Georgetown University Student Association is developing a website to gather suggestions for potential projects. President Mike Meaney (SFS ’12) and Vice President Greg Laverriere (COL ’12) campaigned last winter with the promise to launch a website that allows for[Read More…]

by October 18, 2011 0 comments Campus News

GU Earns Financially Responsible Rating

Georgetown received a label of “financially responsible” for its performance in fiscal year 2010, according to a report released by the U.S. Department of Education on Oct. 12. One of over 3,000 schools evaluated, the university was issued a composite score of 2.1 out of 3.0 for its fiscal performance between[Read More…]

by October 18, 2011 0 comments Uncategorized

WOMEN’S SOCCER | Baker Leads Way in South Bend

The Georgetown women’s soccer team (13-5, 7-3 Big East) notched two away wins this past weekend, defeating defending national champion Notre Dame (8-6-3, 5-3-2 Big East), 3-2, on Friday and DePaul (3-13-1, 1-8-1 Big East), 2-0, on Sunday. Both wins were big for the Hoyas, as they defeated Notre Dame on[Read More…]

by October 18, 2011 0 comments Sports