Post Tagged with: "new york times"

New York Times Ranks Colleges By Socioeconomics

In response to the U.S. News and World Report National University Rankings, The New York Times will release its own college ranking system, focusing on socioeconomic diversity, at its Schools for Tomorrow conference Sept. 8 in New York City. The rankings will be based on the ability of the universities[Read More…]

by September 5, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Collegiate Readership stands emptied by professors and graduate students 
by midday factored into GUSA Fin/App’s decision to cut the program.

College Readership Cut Upsets Students

When Georgetown University Student Association President Trevor Tezel (COL ’15) signed the GUSA budget for fiscal year 2015 Wednesday, he officially ended the six-year run of the Collegiate Readership Program, after the GUSA senate’s Finance and Appropriations Committee suggested it be cut because of an impression that the program was[Read More…]

by March 28, 2014 7 comments Campus News, News

NYT Reporter, Lobbyist in Store for Lecture Fund

Students may get to see former President Bill Clinton (SFS ’68) back on campus this fall as part of the Georgetown Lecture Fund’s 2013-2014 season. After a series last year that brought Afghan President Hamid Karzai, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and U2 frontman Bono to campus, the Lecture[Read More…]

by October 8, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Reporter Compares Obama, Bush

New York Times reporter Charles Savage compared President Barack Obama’s foreign policy to that of George W. Bush on Thursday. Savage, a recipient of the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for national reporting on presidential signing statements, compared the Bush and Obama administrations’ approaches to the legal theory of executive power. Despite[Read More…]

by April 28, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Professor’s Op-Ed Stirs Debate

Georgetown University Law Center Professor Louis Michael Seidman ignited a media firestorm after writing an op-ed about the pitfalls of strict constitutional obedience for The New York Times published Dec. 30. The article, called “Let’s Give Up on the Constitution,” has garnered at least 17 response articles and an article published Dec. 31 on[Read More…]

by January 15, 2013 0 comments City News, News

GUSA Backs Online News Subscriptions

With The New York Times’ recent suspension of free access to its online edition, members of Georgetown University Student Association are encouraging the university to coordinate an online subscription for students. On March 28, The New York Times limited online users to 20 free articles a month. Colleges and universities[Read More…]

by April 5, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News
Collegiate Readership Program Relaunched

Collegiate Readership Program Relaunched

GUSA brought back the Collegiate Readership Program Monday, replenishing newsstands around campus with free daily copies of The New York Times, The Washington Post and USA Today after funding shortages had forced a hiatus that began in September. Newspaper distribution locations are available in Lauinger Library, Red Square and Sellinger Lounge.[Read More…]

by March 14, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Charging for Credibility: The Future of Online News

Readers of The New York Times in 2011 will need a debit or credit card to access much of the newspaper’s online content. What is most surprising about this change is that it did not come sooner, for instituting an online subscription system will allow the Times to survive financially[Read More…]

by January 22, 2010 0 comments Opinion