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People from all backgrounds should participate in government, Del.Danica Roem (D-District 13) of the Virginia House of Delegates said.

Danica Roem Encourages Students to Take Ownership of Democracy

The current federal government’s policies threaten the rights of transgender people, Del. Danica Roem (D-District 13) of the Virginia House of Delegates said at an event in the Healey Family Student Center Social Room on Oct. 30. Roem ran for the Virginia House of Delegates in 2017, after working as[Read More…]

by November 2, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Historic Agreement Guarantees Dedicated Funding for WMATA

Maryland lawmakers joined the governments of Washington, D.C., and Virginia yesterday in a final approval to jointly provide up to $500 million annually to fund the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority in a historic funding decision that could boost the floundering system’s recovery efforts. The Virginia general assembly pledged $154[Read More…]

by March 23, 2018 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
VIEWPOINT: With All Eyes on Virginia, Prioritize Local Politics

VIEWPOINT: With All Eyes on Virginia, Prioritize Local Politics

There is a picture of me from when I was little, holding a poorly colored-in sign reading “What about my future?” while on my dad’s shoulders. We were protesting an education bill in the Idaho State Legislature. Though I may not have understood it at the time, this protest was[Read More…]

by November 6, 2017 2 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
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Junior midfielder Chloe Knott, number 14, grew up in Auckland, New Zealand. She was the captain of her high school soccer team from 2010 to 2013. At Georgetown, she has appeared in 44 games and has seven career assists.

FEATURE: A World From Home, Knott Thrives

It was only after travelling halfway around the world from New Zealand to play for the Georgetown women’s soccer team, that junior midfielder Chloe Knott — then a freshman — realized her homesickness. “It was really cool. It was a lot,” Knott said about her first few days in the[Read More…]

by October 4, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Men’s Basketball | Allen Iverson Reflects Georgetown Values

Although his college heyday was 20 years ago, Allen Iverson — affectionately known as “The Answer” — has built a legacy that continues throughout the current Georgetown basketball program. And as Georgetown gave to Iverson, he gave back to it in full — and more. When Iverson accepted his induction[Read More…]

by September 16, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Defender and co-captain Nic Mahaney was one of four seniors recognized on Senior Night before Georgetown’s game against Virginia on Saturday. Mahaney has four ground balls this season.

Men’s Lacrosse | GU Falls 8-7 to UVA on Senior Night

The Georgetown men’s lacrosse team (2-11, 1-3 Big East) fell to the Virginia Cavaliers (7-7, 0-4 ACC) 8-7 on an emotional Senior Night for the Hoyas. The Hoyas celebrated the careers of four gradating players, including graduate student midfielder Joe Bucci, who tied his career high with five goals in[Read More…]

by April 26, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior midfielder and co-captain Corey Parke scored one goal in Georgetown’s 16-4 loss to Villanova last Saturday. Parke has scored three goals this season.

Men’s Lacrosse | Hoyas Prep for UVA, Senior Day

The Georgetown men’s lacrosse team (2-10, 1-3 Big East) will honor its seniors Saturday before a contest with perennial regional powerhouse, the University of Virginia (6-7, 0-4 ACC). The Hoyas are looking to rebound after their 16-4 loss to the Villanova Wildcats (7-4, 1-2 Big East) last weekend, in which[Read More…]

by April 22, 2016 0 comments Sports
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Student Dies in Skiing Accident

Nathan Kittredge Rom (SFS ’19) died in a skiing accident Wednesday while on a family vacation in Colorado, according to a campuswide email. Rom was wearing a helmet when he hit a tree while skiing on Copper Mountain on Wednesday morning, according to Westword, a Denver news source. Rom was pursuing a[Read More…]

by March 11, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Georgetown’s men’s soccer team had a 14-4-5 record in 2014, earneing NCAA tournament wins over Old Dominion and Syracuse before falling to Virginia in penalty kicks in the Elite 8.

Team of the Year | Grit, Leadership Contribute to Highly Successful Season

Even after battling through a series of difficult opponents, the Georgetown men’s soccer team’s combination of talent and grit earned it consistent success and national recognition, and it has thus been chosen as The Hoya’s 2014-2015 Team of the Year. The Hoyas played against 10 ranked opponents in 2014, including half[Read More…]

by May 14, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior attack Bo Stafford scored three goals against Virginia on Saturday. Stafford has recorded a team-leading 26 goals this season.

Men’s Lacrosse | Despite Fast Start, GU Falls to Virginia

Slow starts and early deficits plagued the No. 13 Georgetown men’s lacrosse team (8-5, 3-1 Big East) during its first few games of 2015. Throughout the season, the team has worked to reverse the trend and has succeeded in doing so; recently, first-half leads over then-No. 9 Marquette (10-4, 3-1[Read More…]

by April 21, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top