Post Tagged with: "seniors"

Senior Housing Certainty

Although Georgetown has long boasted that it meets 100 percent of students’ demonstrated financial need, this aid still came into question for some seniors. Because housing eligibility is not guaranteed for seniors, some students have gone months without knowing where they are going to live, or if their financial aid will[Read More…]

by August 29, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
MICHELLE XU/THE HOYA
JENNY HAMMER
Georgetown College
Major: Psychology
GPA: 4.0

In 4 Schools, 5 Valedictorians Honored for Achievement

This year’s five valedictorians and dean’s medal recipients, with a tie in the College, will be honored this weekend for their GPAs — four 4.0s and one 3.97. Jenny Hammer (COL ’14) and Blair Vorsatz (COL ’14), both with 4.0s, are valedictorians of the College, and will speak at the[Read More…]

by May 16, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Housing Rules Shift to Seniors

In an effort to make on-campus housing more enticing to seniors, the university has shifted the housing selection process to favor rising seniors over rising juniors and eliminate barriers to securing housing eligibility for seniors, the Office of Residential Living announced in an email to current freshmen and sophomores Tuesday.[Read More…]

by February 25, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
Auditors Heighten Discussion

Auditors Heighten Discussion

Professor Marilyn McMorrow’s 10 students sat on couches and chairs in her McCarthy Hall apartment discussing their final essays for “Just War Theory in the 21st Century.” It was the last week of the fall semester in an international politics course with a unique dynamic: two of the “seniors” in[Read More…]

by January 14, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
Dis-O a Poorly Timed Party

Dis-O a Poorly Timed Party

As freshmen are finally getting oriented to the Hilltop, the beloved tradition of senior Dis-Orientation is entering its homestretch this weekend. But while these meticulously planned 10 days of frivolity have undoubtedly been a high point in ushering in senior year for many students, Dis-O’sscheduling amid the flow of students’ last — and[Read More…]

by September 20, 2013 0 comments Opinion

Beyond the Job Hunt

The future has been at the forefront of senior class members’ minds for the past few months as their undergraduate years come to a close. More specifically, graduating seniors are asking themselves whether four years of hard work and accumulated debt have been worthwhile. A person’s academic performance in college[Read More…]

by May 17, 2012 0 comments Opinion
Seniors Miss Out on Storybook Ending

Seniors Miss Out on Storybook Ending

In its finest moments, the Georgetown women’s basketball team’s 2011-2012 season was as sweet as Sugar Rodgers’ long-range jump shot. At its low points, however, offensive struggles and inconsistent performances were enough to dampen the Hoyas’ sense of overall success. The veteran squad, led by junior guard Rodgers and a[Read More…]

by April 27, 2012 0 comments News

Seniors May Get $1M Gift

An anonymous donor has pledged $1 million to the Class of 2012 if more seniors contribute to their class fund than did so last year. The Class of 2012 has until June 30, the end of the university’s fiscal year, to beat last year’s 68 percent participation rate. Donations currently[Read More…]

by March 27, 2012 0 comments News

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Seniors End on a High Note

It was a fitting finale to what has been a remarkable journey for the seven seniors of the No. 15 Georgetown women’s basketball team (21-6, 10-4 Big East). On an occasion when only a win would have done justice to the careers of the most successful class in Hoya history,[Read More…]

by February 23, 2012 0 comments 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