Post Tagged with: "understanding"

EDITORIAL: Bridging Science and Politics

Last week’s presidential debate was an opportunity for the candidates to demonstrate familiarity, expertise and opinions on myriad issues facing the United States. The candidates shared their beliefs, or lack thereof, on climate change, cybersecurity and nuclear weaponry. Yet these issues were only covered briefly and with very little depth[Read More…]

by October 4, 2016 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Access the Community

Georgetown’s first Disability Studies Course Cluster is well under way thanks to collaboration between the university’s English department and Disability Studies Working Group. This exciting development undeniably advances Georgetown’s Jesuit values while addressing the lack of disability engagement on campus. In the absence of a disability cultural center, offering increased[Read More…]

by October 23, 2015 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
MICHEL: For the Only Jesuit in Qatar, Uplifting Unity

MICHEL: For the Only Jesuit in Qatar, Uplifting Unity

At the moment, I am the only member of the Georgetown Jesuit community serving full time at the Qatar campus of the School of Foreign Service. I am the only Jesuit here in Qatar, but not the first. Years ago, when SFS-Q was just getting started, Fr. Ryan Maher, S.J.,[Read More…]

by October 10, 2014 21 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Megan Schmidt

Bringing Our Attention Back to 9/11

For students and faculty members alike, every day of September seems to get harder as school gains momentum and the first real assignments are doled out. But for me, no day is harder than Sept. 11. Having grown up in southwestern Connecticut, I knew many of those loved and lost[Read More…]

by September 12, 2014 1 comment Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
LLOYD: Show Love Through Action

LLOYD: Show Love Through Action

Last weekend, I had the pleasure of being part of the Georgetown delegation to the inaugural “IgnatianQ” Conference at Fordham University. This conference was a chance for LGBTQ students to network and affirm our experiences. During the keynote, Fordham theology professor Patrick Hornbeck reflected on the need for us to[Read More…]

by April 15, 2014 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Serving With Humility

Give yourself a pat on the back – you have worked hard to get to where you are in life. In high school, you were probably near the top of your class, were president of nearly every club and did one-gazillion hours of service. At Georgetown, you may have already[Read More…]

by September 24, 2010 0 comments Opinion