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GU Gets More Rooms

GU Gets More Rooms Arlington Apartments Ease Crunch By Andreas Andrea Hoya Staff Writer New apartment spaces have been made available for 100 students in tomorrow’s housing selection through a deal between the university and the Virginian Suites, an Arlington apartment complex, to allocate three floors exclusively to Georgetown students.[Read More…]

by February 25, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Patient Holds Employee Hostage in Kober-Cogan

Patient Holds Employee Hostage in Kober-Cogan By Tim Sullivan Hoya Staff Writer A patient in the Kober-Cogan building of the Medical Center held a nurse hostage Wednesday morning under the premise that he was holding a gun. The situation was diffused by the Metropolitan Police Department when they confronted the[Read More…]

by February 25, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Family, Friends Remember Shick

Family, Friends Remember Shick By Tracy Zupancis Hoya Staff Writer A crowd of family, friends and faculty filled Holy Trinity Catholic Church to near capacity Wednesday night for a ass honoring the memory of David Shick. Shick, who was a junior in the McDonough School of Business, died Tuesday due[Read More…]

by February 25, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Free Market Aids Wealthy, Leaves Poor Behind

Free Market Aids Wealthy, Leaves Poor Behind By David Brodsky I write in response to Anthony Riker’s viewpoint offering a tear-jerking defense of libertarianism (“Society, Not Government, Should Dictate Charity,” Feb. 15). According to Riker, “Our society would be better served if social justice were confined to the private sphere.”[Read More…]

by February 18, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Incidences of Theft Steal More Than Possessions

Incidences of Theft Steal More Than Possessions What Kind of Campus Do We Have When Even Underwear Is No Longer Sacred? By Blake Roberts We all know Georgetown faces many problems. Bigotry manifests itself on campus too often, the Medical Center loses money like a philosophy major in the stock[Read More…]

by February 18, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

An Uphill Battle

An Uphill Battle “Our students make this a great place,” said Diana Owen, an associate government professor at Georgetown. I might be a bit biased, but I agree wholeheartedly. Think about the events and activities that make your Georgetown experience unique and enjoyable. Student initiatives and student-run organizations are what[Read More…]

by February 18, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Baseball: Georgetown Struggles Through Road Trip

Box Score-William & Mary Box Score-James adison By Mike Hume Hoya Staff Writer Following an impressive split in their season-opening doubleheader against Duke, the Hoyas stumbled twice this week, losing to William & Mary and James Madison University. The Hoya’s offense was non-existent as they lost to the Tribe 10-1[Read More…]

by February 18, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Nagle: NBA Trades Bring Fresh Beginnings

NBA Trades Bring Fresh Beginnings By John Nagle “Please don’t write another column about the basketball team, Nagle.” I have been hearing comments like this from all kinds of people this week. Friends, colleagues, professors, bartenders, pizza delivery men – you name it, they are sick of hearing me write[Read More…]

by February 18, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Women’s Hoops: Georgetown Shellacked By Boston College

By Stephen Owens Hoya Staff Writer The Georgetown women’s basketball team needed a win against a high quality opponent to justify their case for an NCAA tournament bid. After dropping their first five contests to ranked opponents, the Hoyas had one final opportunity to pull off the desperately needed upset[Read More…]

by February 18, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Sullivan: Spring Training Sparks Fever

Spring Training Sparks Fever By Tim Sullivan “Well beat the drum and hold the phone, the sun came out today; we’re born again there’s new grass on the field . anyone can understand the way I feel.” When I sat down to write my column on Wednesday, its fair to[Read More…]

by February 18, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized