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The Graduate Student Government voted to endorse a letter to ask for more alumni support in Congress for a permanent DACA solution.

Graduate Student Government Votes to Endorse DACA Letter Campaign

The Georgetown University Graduate Student Government voted to support the publication of a letter from student activists in support of the withdrawn Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program to encourage Georgetown alumni in the U.S. Congress to pass the Dream Act of 2017. The letter, which condemns President Donald Trump’s[Read More…]

by October 17, 2017 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
Annabelle Timsit

Defending Honest Expression

A couple days ago, I attended the first class of my penultimate semester at Georgetown. During the introductory part of the class, and in front of several dozen of my peers, the professor stood up and read us a part of the University of Chicago’s statement on free speech, written[Read More…]

by September 15, 2016 2 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Cannabis Club Ban Approved

The D.C. Council narrowly passed the first reading of a permanent ban on private pot clubs April 5 by a seven-to-six margin, leaving the marijuana lobby seething as the bill inches closer to becoming law. Though the bill must still clear a second vote in order to land on Mayor[Read More…]

by April 15, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
COURTESY THE WASHINGTON POST

O’Brien Expresses Solidarity With Muslim Community

Vice President for Mission and Ministry Fr. Kevin O’Brien, S.J. penned a letter in support of Georgetown’s Muslim community Thursday, emphasizing the university’s commitment to its Muslim students in light of recent terror attacks in Paris, Beirut and Baghdad. The letter, as of press time, has been shared 169 times[Read More…]

by November 25, 2015 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
JINWOO CHONG/THE HOYA

The NSO Letters: Jinwoo Chong

Dear Georgetown Class of 2018, Nearly six months ago, I wrote a column for The Hoya voicing some very real concerns about my abilities as an OA for New Student Orientation 2014. Go read it if you like. I find it pretty funny, after all this time. It is 12:47 a.m.[Read More…]

by August 26, 2014 0 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Fostering a Culture of Generosity

To the Editor: I write in response to the editorial entitled “Right Idea, Wrong Donors” (The Hoya, A2, Feb. 23, 2012). This editorial not only misses the point of the university’s current capital campaign completely but also uses at least somewhat questionable claims about the university’s financial sensitivity to back up[Read More…]

by February 27, 2012 0 comments Uncategorized

In-House Changes Rooted in Tradition of Service

There’s a lot going on at THE HOYA these days. This week, we debuted our most sophisticated website to date, marking this staff’s renewed commitment to serving readers beyond our print edition. The site offers expanded opportunities for blogging, multimedia and integration with social media — in short, a more[Read More…]

by January 21, 2011 0 comments Opinion