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A Loss That Binds Us All

I never knew David A. Shick. I never hung out with him. I never shared a beer with him. I never spoke to him, or he to me. I never played sports with him or watched a basketball game with him or spent an afternoon with him. For all I[Read More…]

by February 29, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

On Campus…in Brief

On Campus.in Brief Investigation Continues Into Manhole Explosions While the cause of the Feb. 18 manhole explosions is still unknown, the Potomac Electric Power Co., released a report last Friday indicating their preliminary judgements and areas of investigation. Pepco, according to the report, has hired a consultant who specializes in[Read More…]

by February 29, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Davis/Arsenault Elected GUSA Executives

Voter Turnout Down in Write-In Victory By Tim Sullivan Hoya Staff Writer Write-in candidates Tawan Davis (COL ’01) and Jacques Arsenault (COL ’01) were elected GUSA president and vice president, narrowly defeating their closest challengers, Ryan Erlich (SFS ’01) and Keavney Klein (NUR ’02) by 47 votes in the student[Read More…]

by February 29, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

University Withdraws Support for Block Party

By Andreas Andrea Hoya Staff Writer In the wake of the death of junior David Shick, the university withdrew its support for the spring Block Party, whose fate will be voted on tonight by the Advisory Neighborhood Commission. Also following the incident, the Alcohol Beverage Control Board inspected most Georgetown[Read More…]

by February 29, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Students Air Concerns Over University Action

By Tom Johnson Hoya Staff Writer Students voiced their concerns last night over the university’s actions in the days following the death of junior David Shick and expressed disapproval about the way in which administrators address issues of student life, in general. In a town-hall style meeting, university officials stressed[Read More…]

by February 29, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

For Palmese, A Term Moves Toward End

GUSA President’s Ups and Downs By Tim Haggerty Hoya Staff Writer With his successor chosen and his senior year winding to an end, GUSA President Ron Palmese (MSB ’00) has a month and a half until President-Elect Tawan Davis (COL ’01) takes office. In this time, Palmese is looking to[Read More…]

by February 29, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Spending Spring in Service

By Tracy Zupancis Hoya Staff Writer When some Georgetown students head to Miami to spend spring break at parties or relaxing at the beach, Kerry Waldrep (SFS ’02) will be in South Florida for a very different reason. Waldrep, president of the Georgetown chapter of Habitat for Humanity, is one[Read More…]

by February 29, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Shake-up in Hockey McSorely Needed

Shake-up in Hockey McSorely Needed By Tim Sullivan Hoya Staff Writer This just in to the Hoya Sports Desk: Professional athletes have an almost unparalleled ability to do incredibly stupid things. This week’s installments in the continuing saga of embroiled athletes comes courtesy of Boston Bruins thug Marty McSorley and[Read More…]

by February 25, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Georgetown Athletics: Losing Its Foundation’

Georgetown Athletics: Losing Its Foundation? By John Nagle Hoya Staff Writer So this is supposed to be the lacrosse preview, right? Well, I am going to be difficult and write about baseball instead. Nothing personal about lacrosse; it is just that when I was in high school, lacrosse players were[Read More…]

by February 25, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Georgetown Sailors Bring Home Fifth Place

Georgetown Sailors Bring Home Fifth Place By Ted Bauer Hoya Staff Writer Sometimes it pays to get away for a while. Led by an impressive performance from junior B-division sailor John Camera, who spent his first semester abroad in South America, the co-ed sailing team finished fifth at the College[Read More…]

by February 25, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized