Post Tagged with: "GUSA"

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The new meal exchange options offered by Aramark this academic year, expanding options for students beyond Leo's, above, have been met with enthusiasm despite discrepancies in pricing.

Students Commend Dining Changes Despite Value Gaps

September 27, 2016 at 12:16 am 0 comments

With Aramark’s new meal exchange policy, students may not receive the actual monetary value of their meal swipes when using them at Hoya Court and Cosi. Aramark’s dining policy reforms this year saw an increase in food options and added flexibility for meal swipes and have been received positively byRead More

University Responds to Litter Accumulation

September 27, 2016 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Students have reported an accumulation of trash in the hallways, walkways and bushes of on-campus apartments such as Village A and Henle Village after the Office of Planning and Facilities Management began consolidating trash disposal services in off-campus townhouses last year. Trash in Alumni Square and Nevils Village has alsoRead More

EDITORIAL: Revisiting Greek Life Policy

September 20, 2016 at 3:10 am 1 comment

Last Wednesday, Associate Vice President and Dean of Students Jeanne Lord sent an email — co-signed by Vice President for Student Affairs Todd Olson — to the student body on the university’s position on social fraternities and sororities. Within the email were statements reiterating the university’s position in not supportingRead More

An Easy Fix For Subscription Woes

September 16, 2016 at 3:30 am 0 comments

At Georgetown, the pursuit of knowledge and understanding extends far beyond our gates. Our environment challenges us to learn more about real world issues that directly impact our lives. Therefore, it is imperative that the university offer opportunities and resources for students to fuel further our passion for learning. OneRead More

GUSA Protests Greek Life Email

September 16, 2016 at 12:20 am 0 comments

The Georgetown University Student Association pushed back against a campus-wide email discouraging the presence of Greek life on campus sent by Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Dr. Jeanne Lord and Vice President for Student Affairs Dr. Todd Olson this week. In a statement emailed toRead More

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GUSA is launching an informational campaign to garner student support for the recently finalized 2017-2036 Campus Plan.

GUSA Rallies Support for Campus Plan

September 13, 2016 at 12:00 am 0 comments

A week and half after the university finalized the 2017-2036 campus plan, the Georgetown University Student Association will launch an informational campaign to increase student awareness about the plan’s implications on student housing. GUSA released a memorandum of understanding on its website signed with the university in May that preventsRead More

Students Protest Tuition Increases

September 2, 2016 at 12:10 am 0 comments

Students concerned with the university’s 4 percent tuition increase this year have rallied around a social media campaign to raise awareness about the costs of yearly hikes and to pressure the administration to increase transparency about expenses. The Facebook page “Hoyas Against the Hike,” has accumulated over 170 likes sinceRead More

Noah Taylor

To the President’s Office of Georgetown

August 30, 2016 at 3:15 am 4 comments

We, the Georgetown University Student Association executive, request an explanation for the 4 percent tuition increase for the 2016-17 academic year through a town hall with the university administration. The decision to increase tuition by approximately $1,920 was announced after the board of directors met in February and was approvedRead More

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Students will have increased dining options this year, including the ability to use mobile ordering service Tapingo to purchase meals at Hoya Court, Bulldog Tavern, Starbucks, Cosi and Einstein Bros. Bagels in the Car Barn, meal swipes in Hoya Court and Cosi and expanded menus at O’Donovan Hall.

University, GUSA Expand Student Dining Options

August 30, 2016 at 12:12 am 0 comments

Students with meal plans will have new dining options this year, including a meal exchange and mobile ordering program with restaurants in Hoya Court and Cosi, expanded menus and takeaway options at O’Donovan Hall and opportunities to purchase additional tax-free Flex Dollars, according to a campuswide email sent by AssociateRead More

New York Times Subscription Sought

August 30, 2016 at 12:10 am 0 comments

The Georgetown University Student Association is seeking permanent funding to renew the university’s online subscription to The New York Times after the subscription expired at the end of the 2016 spring semester. For the past two years, the subscription was funded on an annual basis. This year, GUSA hopes toRead More