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Society, Not Government, Should Dictate Charity

Society, Not Government, Should Dictate Charity By Anthony D. Riker The only demon imbedded in the concept of social justice is the idea that others, using the government, can seek to rectify injustices in our society. When a person takes it upon him or herself to petition the government to[Read More…]

by February 15, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Catholic Separates Doctrine from Practice

Catholic Separates Doctrine from Practice Faggot. Homo. Dyke. Everyone was shocked and appalled to see that members of this campus could use slurs such as these. Georgetown University, bastion of intelligence and stronghold of understanding, is also home to at least a couple of homophobes. They can scream words like[Read More…]

by February 15, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Study Faults Internet Sites For Violating User Privacy Policies

Georgetown Study Attracts Attention in Congress By Melissa ueller Hoya Staff Writer Many medical Web sites are compromising the privacy of their users by failing to meet security policies, a recent Georgetown University study found. The report, conducted by Georgetown’s Health Privacy Project, investigated 21 health-related Web sites and compared[Read More…]

by February 15, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

LAST CALL FOR ALCOHOL

Georgetown Icon Closes After 67 Years By Joe Harten and Kelly L. Karsner Hoya Staff Writers Eagle Wine & Liquor will shut its doors for the last time this Friday after 67 years in the Georgetown community. The store, which opened the day after Prohibition ended, is closing to allow[Read More…]

by February 15, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Campus Briefs:

Guest Preacher Revisits Diversity at Georgetown The Rev. Dr. John I. Little, a Protestant preacher, delivered a sermon to members of the Georgetown community as part of a month-long series of guest ministers sponsored by the Protestant Worship Service Sunday. His sermon was accompanied by a performance of the Greater[Read More…]

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Search Continues For Off-Campus Housing

By Andreas Andrea Hoya Staff Writer While asking its students to “rest assured,” Georgetown is “quietly but furiously” looking into housing options for the 237 sophomores who were denied their preferred year of on-campus housing, according to Associate Director of Public Relations Bethany Hanley. Hanley would not comment on speculation[Read More…]

by February 15, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

GUSA Seeks Student Seat On Board

Committee Formed To Draft Final Proposal By Dave Heaton Hoya Staff Writer In accordance with a GUSA resolution passed late last semester, an official ad hoc committee has been formed within the student association to lobby the board of directors of Georgetown University to allow a student to sit and[Read More…]

by February 15, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

GU Student Car Jacked At Gunpoint

Attack Is Area’s Latest in Rash By Tim Sullivan Hoya Staff Writer A female Georgetown student was the victim of a car jacking Thursday evening near the 36th Street entrance to LXR. The Department of Public Safety and Metropolitan Police Department do not have any suspects at this time. The[Read More…]

by February 15, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

GUSA Enters Campaign Season

7 Tickets Declare Intentions; Online Elections Scrapped By Dave Heaton Hoya Staff Writer Hopefuls for the executive office of the Georgetown University Student Association have officially filed with GUSA Election Commissioner Kerry Tyman (COL ’00) to appear on the ballot for the Feb. 28 election. The election, which will feature[Read More…]

by February 15, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Intellectual or Political Pursuit’

Intellectual or Political Pursuit? Questioning the Political Agendas and Academic Merit of the Women’s Studies Program By Robert Swope Sed Contra Georgetown Professor Maggie Stetz isn’t happy with the administration. An instructor in what passes for an English department, the women’s studies program and the university’s resident feminist, Stetz complains[Read More…]

by February 11, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized