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Recent Georgetown alumna Olivia Hinerfeld (SFS '17) has been appointed to a Biden Foundation advisory board.

Recent Graduate Appointed to Biden Foundation Council

Anti-sexual assault activist and educator Olivia Hinerfeld (SFS ’17) has been selected to serve on the Biden Foundation’s advisory council for ending violence against women, the foundation announced Monday. The Biden Foundation is a nonprofit organization launched last year by former Vice President Joe Biden and his wife, Dr. Jill[Read More…]

by January 25, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

CAPS Cuts Costs for Services

Georgetown Counseling and Psychiatric Services has reduced its fees starting in the fall 2016 semester by 89 percent for follow-up psychology visits and by 80 percent for follow-up psychiatric visits and expanded free services in an effort to increase undergraduate student access to mental health services. Follow-up psychotherapy visits now[Read More…]

by September 16, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Sexual Assault Task Force Meets

The Sexual Assault and Misconduct Task Force — a group of students, administrators, faculty and staff assembled to determine policy recommendations for the university following the release of the results of the Sexual Assault and Misconduct Climate Survey in June — held its first weekly meeting of the academic year[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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Ari Goldstein (SFS ’18) chalks Red Square at a summer event geared toward garnering university administrators’ attention on sexual assault.

Sexual Assault Policy Reform Deal Reached

After more than two months of negotiations between student activists and the university, the Georgetown University Student Association and administrators agreed upon policy reforms regarding campus sexual assault in a memorandum of understanding released Monday. In the six-point memorandum, GUSA and administrators agreed to increase bystander education programs, expand marketing[Read More…]

by September 18, 2015 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Account Pushes Policy Reform

Account Pushes Policy Reform

A student movement advocating for better university management of sexual assault cases gained traction last week after the Georgetown University Student Association came to an understanding with administrators to increase awareness campaigns and expedite planned initiatives. Students and administrators made agreements to improve the marketing of campus resources for sexual[Read More…]

by September 1, 2015 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
Impressions of a First-Year RA

Impressions of a First-Year RA

Wednesdays are the hardest day of my week. After six hours of class and three hours of meetings, all I want to do at night is to fall into bed. So, when my 20th birthday fell on a Wednesday this September, I was not particularly pleased. At 10:30 p.m., I[Read More…]

by December 1, 2014 1 comment Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Water Refilling Stations Set for Freshman Dorms

Water Refilling Stations Set for Freshman Dorms

The Office of Sustainability and the Freshmen Sustainability Council have worked to introduce 10 water refilling stations next semester. The Freshmen Sustainability Council, an arm of the Georgetown University Student Association Freshmen Outreach Program, focused on water refilling stations to freshmen dorm lobbies. Darnall, Harbin and New South Halls will each receive a[Read More…]

by December 6, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News