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Are You a Millennium Girl’

By Kerry Howley Two weeks ago, an intriguing little pamphlet was distributed throughout this campus amidst all the other fliers and advertisements that appear beneath dorm doors. The Guide, a well-written if presumptuously-titled campus publication, has spurred some thoughtful conversation around Georgetown. The Guide seeks to be just that –[Read More…]

by February 4, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Georgetown’s Great Space Game

Recently, the university told the community that it plans to expand its enrollment by over 500 students in the next 10 years, almost filling the new Southwest Quadrangle dorm and not alleviating the increasing demands for space on campus. While housing has perennial space problems that seem to have exploded[Read More…]

by February 4, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Men’s Basketball: Hoya Fans Rush the Floor for First Time in MCI Center History After Last-Minute Victory Over Cardinals

By Sean P. Flynn Hoya Staff Writer Anthony Perry sinks a rainbow 17-footer to take the lead. Louisville’s Tony Williams misses a three-pointer in the corner and the buzzer runs out. Georgetown beats struggling Louisville, and for the first time in the Craig Esherick era, the Georgetown student section rushes[Read More…]

by February 4, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Men’s Basketball: Georgetown Floors Louisville

Scruggs Impressive as Hoyas Make Stunning Comeback By John Nagle Hoya Staff Writer Georgetown relied heavily on slender junior forward Lee Scruggs and received some last minute heroics from unlikely sources in defeating Louisville 61-59 Tuesday night at MCI Center. The thrilling conclusion of what can only be described as[Read More…]

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Baseball: New Millennium Brings New Outlook for Hoyas

By Mike Hume Hoya Staff Writer Rejoice all, for spring is here. While a three inch layer of snow and ice blankets the Georgetown campus, and a very similar situation presents itself in Durham, N.C., the Georgetown baseball team will open their 2000 season this weekend against the Duke Blue[Read More…]

by February 4, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

Football: MAAC Down on Georgetown

MAAC Down on Georgetown By Sean Gormley Hoya Staff Writer The commissioner of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, Richard J. Ensor, Esq., has announced that Georgetown will not be retained as a member of the conference’s football league for the 2000 season. This announcement comes on the heels of Georgetown’s[Read More…]

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Villanova Game: Time to Show Your Blue and Gray

Villanova Game: Time to Show Your Blue and Gray By John Nagle In the Scrum To some people, rushing the court after a victory over a struggling non-conference opponent is about as logical as throwing a kegger for “earning” a D+ in Elementary Basket Weaving. But hey, in the words[Read More…]

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Rocker’s Punishment: A First Amendment Wrong

Rocker’s Punishment: A First Amendment Wrong By Tim Sullivan Hoya Staff Writer When my beloved New York Mets were finally ousted from the playoffs last October, one of the few things in which I could take solace was the fact that I wouldn’t have to deal with Atlanta’s John Rocker[Read More…]

by February 4, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

The Primary Reasons to Participate in Elections

The Primary Reasons to Participate in Elections A Logical Answer to the Endless Stream of Power, Wealth and Insincerity It’s primary season. Hooray. During these first couple of crucial weeks of the presidential campaign, the future of this country will be decided – in Iowa and New Hampshire. In Iowa,[Read More…]

by February 1, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized

The Definition of a Person is The Deciding Factor in the Moral Debate

The Definition of a Person is The Deciding Factor in the Moral Debate By Adil Ahmad Haque Moral questions are notoriously resistant to free and open discussion, largely because they tend to be emotionally charged and bring a host of personal, political, religious and metaphysical (in the proper, rather than[Read More…]

by February 1, 2000 0 comments Uncategorized