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ESTES: Forsaken Obligations in Holy Rood

Georgetown oversees Holy Rood, a cemetery with profound historical importance and just a short walk from campus. We must take steps to ensure it is properly maintained.

by April 19, 2018 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
ESTES: In Chaotic Times, Finding Peace

ESTES: In Chaotic Times, Finding Peace

In my family, the moment we finish the Thanksgiving pumpkin pie, we turn on Christmas music. For the next month, we sing “Deck the Halls,” “Joy to the World” and other classics with a tireless fervor. Unfortunately, most of these traditions carry on at home without me. After two and[Read More…]

by November 29, 2017 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
ESTES: Building a Better City

ESTES: Building a Better City

Washington, D.C., has been my home for more than just my time at Georgetown. I moved here when I was 12, after my dad was transferred to the Pentagon, and I have loved this city ever since. Having lived here for a few more years than most, I feel that[Read More…]

by April 7, 2017 1 comment Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top

VIEWPOINT: In Support of Evan McMullin

  Throughout this presidential election, many have found it difficult to feel excited about the two major party candidates, Republican nominee Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. Within this political context, several third-party candidates have gained significant support for their campaigns, though one has been stunted by a lack[Read More…]

by November 1, 2016 2 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

VIEWPOINT: Smoking Ban Burdens Students

In the coming weeks, Georgetown students could have the chance to vote on a referendum calling for a smoke-free campus. Though the vast majority of students at Georgetown do not smoke, we should all slow down and think about what a smoke-free campus would actually mean. This issue is not[Read More…]

by October 21, 2016 1 comment Opinion, Opinion - Top