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Serving the Greater Community

Last Friday’s Editorial “Season’s Givings” was well intentioned, but was based on a very narrow conception of service. Notably, it asserted that the Student Activities Commission “needs to mandate that all student groups that receive funding for events allocate a certain percentage to put on community service functions.” Georgetown’s Center for Social[Read More…]

by December 5, 2011 0 comments Opinion

SGU: Helping Clubs Work as One

Over 200 clubs and activities shape our Georgetown community and enrich our Georgetown experience. Whether in Red Square, Gaston Hall, Yates Field House or on Healy Lawn student organizations enable us to live the Jesuit values of educating the whole person, pursuing social justice and celebrating our diversity. We owe[Read More…]

by October 18, 2011 0 comments Opinion

What to Expect With a SAC of Problems

In 1999, the Georgetown Report on Student Life bemoaned the unwieldy process that students had to submit themselves to in order to gain approval for student activities from the administration. The authors of the report wrote: “We fear that bureaucratic obstacles do nothing to encourage on-campus innovation but do everything[Read More…]

by February 18, 2011 0 comments Opinion

Summer Law Fellowship to Emphasize Public Interest

Clifford Chance, a leading law firm that specializes in commercial activity, announced Saturday its joint effort with the Law Center to establish the Clifford Chance International Public Interest Summer Fellowship Program. The Clifford Chance Fellowships will provide 15 first-year Georgetown Law students from socioeconomically disadvantaged backgrounds with the opportunity to[Read More…]

by February 6, 2009 0 comments Uncategorized