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COURTESY CLAUDIA CORRAL
The devastating effects of Hurricanes Irma and Maria disrupted Georgetown's traditional application process in Puerto Rico. Two applicants shared their stories with The Hoya.

After Hurricanes, Puerto Rican Applicants Face New Barriers

Claudia Corral sent her application to Georgetown University on Oct. 25 from a small restaurant across the street from her home in Ocean Park, Puerto Rico. Her home had been without Wi-Fi since Hurricane Maria hit almost a month earlier. Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico with 155 mph winds Sep.[Read More…]

by February 2, 2018 0 comments Campus News, Features, News, News - Top
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Senior defensive lineman Hunter Kiselick, center, recovered one fumble and recorded seven tackles against Harvard.

Football | Despite Loss, Late Surge Inspires GU

Despite putting up its best showing against No. 19 Harvard (3-0, 0-0 Ivy League) in recent years, the Georgetown football team (3-1, 0-0 Patriot League) ultimately fell to the Crimson with a final score of 31-17. Losing by just two scores to the top team in the Ivy League —[Read More…]

by October 4, 2016 1 comment Sports
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Senior wide receiver Justin Hill returns to action this weekend. He has two touchdowns this season.

Football | Harvard to Test Surging GU

The Georgetown football team (3-0) will travel to Cambridge, Massachusetts to take on No. 19 Harvard (2-0, 1-0 Ivy League) this Friday in a battle of two unbeaten squads. The Hoyas are seeking to redeem themselves against the school that handed them their worst loss of last season, a 45-0[Read More…]

by September 30, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Support for All Students

Georgetown’s recent increase in financial aid represents a commitment to low-income students that goes beyond money and seeps into most aspects of Georgetown’s admissions office. From recruitment tactics to four-year support on campus, under-resourced Georgetown students receive support, unlike students at most universities nationally.  According to U.S. News and World[Read More…]

by March 1, 2016 1 comment Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
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Senior quarterback Kyle Nolan threw for 264 yards and two touchdowns in Georgetown’s recent 24-16 win over Columbia.

Football | Hoyas Prepare for Undefeated Crimson

After bringing home the Lou Little Trophy from Columbia University last Saturday, the Georgetown football team (2-2, 0-0 Patriot League) will look to carry its momentum into a televised game this Friday against Harvard (2-0, 1-0 Ivy League). Harvard is currently on a 16-game win streak going back to the[Read More…]

by October 2, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Disability Compliance Draws Scrutiny

With recent lawsuits filed against universities for inadequate resources for students with disabilities, Georgetown’s policies could leave the university vulnerable to a similar lawsuit, though administrators asserted that the university was compliant with federal disabilities legislation. Two federal class action lawsuits, which were filed Feb. 12 by the National Association[Read More…]

by February 24, 2015 1 comment City News, News, News - Top
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Junior defensive back Garrett Powers had seven tackles and forced a fumble Saturday. It was the third turnover forced by Powers this season.

Football | Crimson Run Over Hoyas 34-3

In their first meeting in history, Harvard University dominated Georgetown’s football team en route to a 34-3 victory Sunday afternoon. The Hoyas (2-4, 0-1 Patriot League) allowed 265 rushing yards and 293 yards passing to the Crimson (3-0, 1-0 Ivy League). After Georgetown kicked a field goal on its opening[Read More…]

by October 7, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Junior runningback Jo’el Kimpela has 251 yards on 62 attempts this season. He also has 37 yards receiving in five games played.

Football | 2nd Ivy League Test Looms for Hoyas

After getting shut out in its opening Patriot League game at Colgate University, the Georgetown (2-3, 0-1 Patriot League) football team looks to rebound in a nonconference game Saturday, hosting perennial Ivy League power Harvard University (2-0, 1-0 Ivy League) at 12 p.m. at MultiSport Facility. The Hoyas look to[Read More…]

by October 3, 2014 0 comments Sports

FIEGE: Football Atmosphere Needs Boost

Georgetown football came into the 2014-2015 season bearing the dubious distinction of having dropped eight of their last nine games a season prior, with hardly any of those losses being close. But after a total overhaul of the coaching staff and the recruitment of 32 freshmen to the team, the[Read More…]

by September 26, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
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Sophomore forward Alex Muyl scored twice in the 4-1 win over Wisconsin. The Hoyas went 2-0 over the weekend, outscoring their opponents 6-1.

Men’s Soccer | Georgetown Feasts on Unranked Teams

The No. 9 Georgetown men’s soccer team won both of its matches over the weekend, improving to a 2-0-2 record. After double overtime ties against No. 12 Indiana (3-0-1) and No. 5 Notre Dame (2-0-1), the team defeated Harvard (0-2-0) on Friday 2-0 and Wisconsin (1-3-0) on Sunday by a[Read More…]

by September 9, 2014 0 comments Sports