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VIEWPOINT: Correct Transgender Stereotypes

The founders of the United States once identified “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” as inalienable rights granted to every person. Unfortunately, these rights are not currently enjoyed by America’s transgender citizens. Last week, the Supreme Court allowed President Donald Trump’s ban on transgender individuals serving in the military[Read More…]

by February 3, 2019 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
MCGRAIL: Searching for God in Adversity

MCGRAIL: Searching for God in Adversity

When I was six years old, I was over the moon when my parents surprised me with a trip to Disney World. However, this trip to Disney marked the beginning of my wavering faith in God. I was raised in a Catholic household. My mother forced me to go to[Read More…]

by February 3, 2019 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

VIEWPOINT: Establish Buddhist Chaplaincy

When I attended the Jesuit Values Panel during New Student Orientation, the panel’s moderator claimed that Georgetown had “all major religious traditions represented.” However, the world’s fourth-largest tradition was missing: Buddhism. As a Theravada Buddhist from Thailand, one of my greatest fears in coming to Georgetown University was its identity[Read More…]

by February 3, 2019 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
TRACK AND FIELD | Georgetown Stands Out Among Tough Competition at Penn State

TRACK AND FIELD | Georgetown Stands Out Among Tough Competition at Penn State

After a two week break from competition, Georgetown’s track and field teams returned to action in University Park in the Penn State National on Friday and Saturday, stealing four first-place spots and four additional top-three finishes.   Over 20 schools competed against each other for the two-day meet in over[Read More…]

by February 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MEN’S LACROSSE | GU Looks to Build on Last Season’s Success

MEN’S LACROSSE | GU Looks to Build on Last Season’s Success

Last season, the Georgetown men’s lacrosse team pulled off a dramatic turnaround. After a disappointing 2017 season in which the Hoyas finished 4-10 and last in the Big East conference, the team put together a 12-5 season in 2018, including a Big East championship and an NCAA tournament berth. This[Read More…]

by February 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win Pivotal Game Against Rival St. Johns at the Garden

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Win Pivotal Game Against Rival St. Johns at the Garden

In a much needed conference win, the Georgetown men’s basketball team defeated longtime rival St. John’s 89-78 on Jan. 27. Freshman guard Mac McClung led the Hoyas with his Big East career-high 25 points to avenge a loss against the Red Storm earlier this season. Learning from earlier season struggles[Read More…]

by February 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
MEN’S TENNIS | Georgetown’s Early Season Struggles Continue

MEN’S TENNIS | Georgetown’s Early Season Struggles Continue

After dropping its first match of the year to Virginia Commonwealth University, the Georgetown men’s tennis team continued its rough start to the season with losses against Marquette and DePaul. Georgetown (0-3, 0-2 Big East) opened its first of back-to-back Big East road matches against the Marquette Golden Eagles (2-1,[Read More…]

by February 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
WOMEN’S TENNIS | Hoyas Split First Two Conference Matches

WOMEN’S TENNIS | Hoyas Split First Two Conference Matches

Opening what many anticipate to be a Big East schedule slated with matches expected to go down to the wire, Georgetown defeated the Butler Bulldogs in the league opener 5-2 on Friday afternoon, before falling to the DePaul Blue Demons in Chicago by a final score of 4-3 Saturday. The[Read More…]

by February 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top, Uncategorized
SUD | In Transition: Why the James Harden Praise Should Slow Down, At Least Until the Playoffs

SUD | In Transition: Why the James Harden Praise Should Slow Down, At Least Until the Playoffs

Over the last month, the dominant story around the NBA has been the play of Rockets’ star guard James Harden. Harden has averaged an astounding 44.1 points per game in January. He has kept the Rockets afloat in a deep Western Conference with a January record of 8-5, while key[Read More…]

by February 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
ZANGWILL | Did I Hear That Right?

ZANGWILL | Did I Hear That Right?

Debates about the New England Patriots’ key players emerged following the team’s impressive win in the AFC championship. Specifically Jason Whitlock, host of Fox Sports 1 talk show Speak For Yourself, expressed praise for Patriots’ wide receiver Julian Edelman. “[While watching the game,] it just popped into my head,” Whitlock[Read More…]

by February 1, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top