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EDITORIAL: Foster Senior Ball Inclusivity

Celebrating four years of hard work should not come with an inaccessible price tag. For too many Georgetown University seniors, however, the Senior Ball has created a frustrating and unnecessary financial obstacle without providing low-income families with time to prepare. Tickets to the Senior Ball, which the student-led Senior Class[Read More…]

by April 27, 2018 0 comments Editorial

Seniors End College Career with Week, Gift

The Class of 2015 kicked off graduation ceremonies after Senior Week at the senior convocation ceremony in McDonough Arena Thursday. William G. Goodwin (COL ’07) director of external affairs at One Chance Illinois, delivered the convocation address, and Citlalli Alvarez Almendariz (COL ’15) and Alexander O’Neill (COL ’15) offered senior[Read More…]

by May 15, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Senior Class Fund Co-Chairs Elizabeth Abello (COL ‘14) and Peter Brigham (SFS ‘14) present $155,640.40 to University President DeGioia.

Seniors Celebrate Final Week with Record Gift

Graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2014 kicked off as graduating seniors presented a class gift of $155,640.40 to the university during the convocation ceremony Thursday afternoon. This record gift included both funds raised by the Class of 2014 and a percentage-match donation of $73,000 from the Board of Regents,[Read More…]

by May 16, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

Seniors Enjoy Their Final Week

Four years after they began their Georgetown careers with New Student Orientation, seniors in the class of 2011 are participating in another whirlwind week of university-sponsored activities. Senior Week is a chance for seniors to celebrate on the Hilltop one last time before graduation. It is also the time to[Read More…]

by May 19, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News, Uncategorized
Seniors Gather at Convocation

Seniors Gather at Convocation

As Senior Week transitioned into Commencement Weekend, members of the Class of 2011 gathered in McDonough Arena Thursday to observe senior convocation. Unlike many of the ceremonies this weekend that are school-specific, convocation was a moment for the students of all four undergraduate schools and the School of Continuing Studies[Read More…]

by May 19, 2011 0 comments Campus News

Renovating Nevils, Burning Bridges

Senior Week is a time for the university to show appreciation for its graduating class through shared celebration. This year, however, while most seniors will be indulging in their much-deserved revelry, some will be busy sifting through boxes of belongings piled high in temporary housing. Beginning May 14, Georgetown will[Read More…]

by March 29, 2011 0 comments Opinion

Students Opt Out of Hilltop Education, Graduation

Not every student who arrives on the Hilltop freshman year will take part in Senior Week. Though Georgetown has one of the highest retention rates in the country, some students do choose to leave before the end of their senior year. The university has a 97 percent freshman retention rate,[Read More…]

by January 26, 2011 1 comment Campus News, News

Senior Week Caps Off Final Days on Hilltop

During its final week on the Hilltop, the class of 2010 is marking its farewell to Georgetown with communal reflections, a number of ceremonies, a comedy night and Senior Ball, among other events. Programs in this year’s Senior Week, organized by the senior class committee, were aimed at allowing students[Read More…]

by May 21, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News