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Venture capitalist Peter Thiel delivered a lecture in the ICC Auditorium on Tuesday.

Thiel Discusses Success in Business

Entrepreneur, venture capitalist and hedge fund manager Peter Thiel delivered a lecture on achieving business success Tuesday night in the Intercultural Center Auditorium. The event, which was entitled “Developing the Developed World,” consisted of a lecture by Thiel and a question-and-answer session. The lecture was co-sponsored by the Lecture Fund,[Read More…]

by April 2, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Outgoing GUSA President Trevor Tezel (SFS ’15) swore in incoming President Joe Luther (COL ’16) in Saturday’s ceremony. Luther will serve alongside Vice President Connor Rohan (COL ’16).

Luther, Rohan Assume GUSA Helm

Georgetown University Student Association President Joe Luther (COL ’16) and Vice President Connor Rohan (COL ’16) were sworn into office by former GUSA executives President Trevor Tezel (SFS ’15) and Vice President Omika Jikaria (SFS ’15) on Saturday in a ceremony held in Healy Hall. Chief Justice of the Constitutional[Read More…]

by March 24, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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“Let’s Not Get Screwed Again” follows in the footsteps of advocacy efforts like September 2013’s “One Georgetown, One Campus.”

Petition Calls for Input on 2018 Campus Plan

The Georgetown University Student Association Campus Plan Subcommittee and the current and incoming GUSA administration released a website and online petition calling for greater representation of student priorities in the upcoming deliberations of the 2018 Campus Plan on Wednesday night. The petition, entitled “Let’s Not Get Screwed Again,” is comprised[Read More…]

by March 20, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

GUSA Endorses Disability Cultural Center

Georgetown University Student Association President Trevor Tezel (SFS ’15) and Vice President Omika Jikaria (SFS ’15) announced their administration’s support for the creation of a Disability Cultural Center, a project led by GUSA Undersecretary for Disability Affairs Lydia Brown (COL ’15), on Feb. 23. “The DCC will serve as a[Read More…]

by February 27, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Campus Groups, Individuals Pledge Support for GUSA Candidates

Over the past two weeks, various student groups and individuals have pledged their support to one of the five campaigns in the Georgetown University Student Association executive election. This year, fourteen clubs endorsed particular candidates, while the majority of endorsements came from individuals. Last year, nine student groups endorsed, and[Read More…]

by February 19, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Executive Election Candidates Release Budgets

Candidates for the 2015 Georgetown University Student Association executive election have submitted their proposed administrative budgets for the upcoming year. Presidential candidate Joe Luther (COL ’16) and his running mate Connor Rohan (COL ’16) requested between $78,410 and $79,909 in university funding, the most of any ticket. This was followed[Read More…]

by February 19, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Ticket Profile: Tim Rosenberger & Reno Varghese

Ticket Profile: Tim Rosenberger & Reno Varghese

In the summer before his sophomore year, Tim Rosenberger’s (COL ’16) parents discovered that he was gay. “Their position was, ‘We aren’t paying for Georgetown,’” Rosenberger said. “‘Georgetown is why you think this lifestyle is OK. Sending you to this school and paying for it would be like giving a[Read More…]

by February 17, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
2015 Executive Election Candidates Present Platforms

2015 Executive Election Candidates Present Platforms

The 2015 Georgetown University Student Association election, which began Thursday at midnight in Red Square, features five student pairs, who have publicized their platforms on their respective websites and social media pages. The presidential and vice presidential tickets include Joe Luther (COL ’16) and Connor Rohan (COL ’16), Sara Margolis[Read More…]

by February 10, 2015 6 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

No Candidates Linked To Secret Societies This Year

None of the 10 candidates running for Georgetown University Student Association executive office hold membership in a secret society, compared to four of eight candidates in last year’s election. Secret societies dominated media coverage of the 2013 GUSA executive race, with the discovery of leaked emails revealing the identities of[Read More…]

by February 10, 2015 6 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Candidates, regardless of previous GUSA affiliations, began campaigning Thursday.

Half of Executive Candidates Previously Linked to GUSA

The six tickets in this year’s Georgetown University Student Association executive race have fielded a mixture of GUSA insiders and outsiders, a marked change from last year’s insider-dominated race. Of the 12 candidates in this year’s GUSA executive elections, three presidential candidates and three vice presidential candidates have served in[Read More…]

by February 6, 2015 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top