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The Georgetown University Student Association has sought to introduce a series of reforms this year, including the proposed abolition of the GUSA senate to be replaced by a new, elected assembly.

Executives Reflect on Evolving GUSA

Two years ago, former Georgetown University Student Association President Joe Luther (COL ’16) and Vice President Connor Rohan (COL ’16) ran a satirical campaign with only two serious platforms on mental health and sexual assault reform. Last year, Enushe Khan (MSB ’17) and Chris Fisk (COL ’17) entered the race[Read More…]

by February 14, 2017 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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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

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 prevents[Read More…]

by September 13, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

One Year Later, Sexual Assault Reform MOU Examined

A year after the university published a memorandum of understanding addressing sexual assault on campus — a three months after the university released the results of its climate survey in which over a 1,000 female undergraduates reported nonconsensual sexual contact while at Georgetown – administrators and advocates highlight the university’s[Read More…]

by September 9, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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The Georgetown University Student Association senate passed a new campus redistricting proposal Sunday, adding the East and West Campus districts.

GUSA Senate Passes Campus Redistricting Proposal

The Georgetown University Student Association senate passed a new campus redistricting proposal, which consolidates the amount of GUSA senate districts from 11 to seven and increases the total number of senators from 28 to 29, by a 24-0 vote Sunday. The new districts, which take into account the opening of[Read More…]

by April 19, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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CAPS Hires New Mental Health Staff

Georgetown will hire three new staff members, two to Counseling and Psychiatric Services and one to the Division of Student Affairs, in an effort to expand mental health resources, according to a campus-wide email sent by Vice President for Student Affairs Todd Olson on March 15. Current plans propose adding[Read More…]

by March 18, 2016 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Comedy Legends Mulaney, Kroll Return to Hilltop

Nationally acclaimed comedians Nick Kroll (COL ’01) and John Mulaney (COL ’04) spoke in Gaston Hall on Tuesday morning about their experiences as part of Georgetown’s comedy scene, their advice for aspiring comedians and their most memorable stories about vomiting at Georgetown. “I was leaving [Lauinger] and I was on[Read More…]

by February 19, 2016 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top

Commissioners Safeguard Election Integrity

Though there is only one formal ticket campaigning for the Georgetown University Student Association executive position while other formal tickets enter and drop out and potential write-in candidates form joke tickets, it is down to the Georgetown University Student Association Election Commission to make sure this year’s race — and[Read More…]

by February 12, 2016 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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This year’s Georgetown University Student Association executive race will be comprised of one ticket, a sharp drop from last year’s fiercely contested six tickets.

Past GUSA Executives Reflect on One-Ticket Race

This year’s Georgetown University Student Association executive race — comprised only of the Enushe Khan (MSB ’17) and Chris Fisk (COL ’17) ticket after Tony Pezzullo (MSB ’17) and A.J. Serlemitsos (COL ’17) dropped out of the race yesterday — marks a significant departure from past GUSA elections as potentially[Read More…]

by February 9, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Q&A: Luther and Rohan Reflect on Term, Future of GUSA

Q&A: Luther and Rohan Reflect on Term, Future of GUSA

Since running and winning Georgetown University Student Association’s first satirical campaign, GUSA President Joe Luther (COL ’16) and Vice President Connor Rohan (COL ’16) have sought to create a more representative and open GUSA while pursuing a series of specific initiatives focusing on sexual assault and mental health policy. The[Read More…]

by February 2, 2016 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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Project Lighthouse, announced by the Georgetown University Student Association Mental Health Committee this week, will allow students to communicate with trained peer supporters on concerns regarding mental health through a unique online chat forum.

Project Lighthouse Initiative Announced

The Georgetown University Student Association Mental Health Committee announced the creation of the Project Lighthouse mental health initiative Jan. 13, which will implement a peer-to-peer online chat service to let Georgetown students anonymously communicate with trained supporters on issues such as stress culture, sleep problems and thoughts of self-harm. The[Read More…]

by January 22, 2016 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top