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Foundation Honors GU’s Neale

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has named biology professor Joseph H. Neale the 1998 Washington, D.C. Professor of the Year. Neale said he was nominated to receive the distinction by Robert B. Lawton, S.J., dean of the College. “We are so pleased that Dr. Neale has been[Read More…]

by October 9, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

After Decision, Medical Center Asks: What Next?

Last Friday the [University Grievance Code Committee rejected an administrative policy that made Medical Center faculty salaries partially dependent on the procurement of outside research grants](https://www.thehoya.com/news/committee-rules-on-med-center-case/). Considering that the university already implemented the plan July 1, one question hangs in the minds of Medical Center professors: What will happen next?[Read More…]

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Long Declared Academically Ineligible

Georgetown announced in a press release Wednesday that Hoya shooting guard Shernard Long is ineligible for the first semester. Long, a 6-foot-3, 205-lb. junior, will not be able to play at least until after final exams are over, which is Dec. 22. For certain, Long will miss eight games, including[Read More…]

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Providence College Drops Three Men’s Sports

In an effort to adhere to the gender-equity requirements Title IX, Providence College announced Wednesday that it would drop three men’s sports – baseball, golf and tennis – and reallot those scholarships to women’s sports. Providence, a Big East rival of Georgetown, was forced to limit its sponsorship of men’s[Read More…]

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Georgetown’s Playing Who’

Sure, some might say that Georgetown’s men’s basketball schedule, released by the athletic department Monday, is weak. To all those people, though, I have a humble suggestion: go through the schedule, day-by-day, and take each matchup one game at a time. The Hoyas follow tradition in the early going with[Read More…]

by October 6, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Hoya Volleyball Win Two in Big East

The Georgetown volleyball team defeated both Providence and Boston College this weekend in their first Big East matches of the season. Both wins improved the Hoyas’ record to 14-3. Friday’s game against Providence proved to take an exhaustive effort from the women’s squad. The Hoyas were able to overtake the[Read More…]

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Men’s Soccer Upsets Irish

Seeking their third straight win in a week, the Georgetown men’s soccer team used their speed to beat the No. 18 Notre Dame Fighting Irish 2-1 on Saturday. Finishing a three game homestand which saw [victories over Rutgers](https://www.thehoya.com/sports/hoyas-blank-scarlet-knights/) and [Old Dominion](https://www.thehoya.com/sports/mens-soccer-reigns-over-monarchs/), the Hoyas are 8-2 on the season with a[Read More…]

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Football Saintly vs. Siena

The Georgetown football team rebounded from [last weekend’s loss to Fairfield](https://www.thehoya.com/sports/fairfield-fights-back-gives-gu-first-loss/) with a convincing win over Siena, defeating the Saints, 42-14. With the win, the Hoyas improve to 3-1 for the season, 2-1 in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. Siena falls to 1-3. Head Coach Bob Benson and his team[Read More…]

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Women’s Center Biased in its Services

Interested in women, gender, and social justice issues? (Read: Interested in bashing conservatives?) Seeking a place that is supportive of women’s concerns, perspectives and ideas? (Read: Seeking a place that bolsters liberal lies and classifies women as unthinking victims?) Hoping to get involved in helping students, staff and faculty to[Read More…]

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Seeing Beyond Myself to Life’s Bigger Picture

When was the last time you thought about your purpose in life? Do you have a vision for yourself, for the world or for anything? For me, writing this article is an expression of my purpose and vision. Through these writings (and actually through everything that I think, say and[Read More…]

by October 6, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized