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Keep Condoms in Peer Education

By Tim Sheldon I am abstinent, and proud of it.” Yeah right – “I’m a dork” is more like it! Why would anyone declare in both The Voice (“University Bars Condoms From Peer Education,” Dec. 3, page 6) and The Hoya (“GU Bans Condoms For Peer Ed,” Dec. 4) that[Read More…]

by December 8, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Don’t Like the Headline’ Carl Wrote It!

Don’t Like This Headline? Carl Wrote It! By Colin Relihan, The Open Forum Christmas is coming, I think. Actually, I don’t know. It was 70 degrees outside this weekend, and I saw people walking around in shorts. I’d go look at Christmas decorations, but I haven’t left my room for[Read More…]

by December 8, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

GU Group, Speaker Address Arab-Israeli Relations

GU Group, Speaker Address Arab-Israeli Relations Middle East Forum Seeks to Ease Tensions Among Arabic, Israeli Sympathizers at GU By Nicole Clock Hoya Staff Writer The first general meeting of the Georgetown University Middle East Forum was held Thursday, Nov. 19 in an attempt to alleviate Arab-Israeli tensions on campus.[Read More…]

by December 8, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Student’s Car Defaced After Blocking Driveway

Student’s Car Defaced After Blocking Driveway By Tim Haggerty Hoya Staff Writer Alexa Champion Maanaoui’s (GRD) white Ford Escort was in the wrong place at the wrong time, and Georgetown resident Ken Robinson let her know it. Maanaoui said that Robinson put signs, duct tape and spray glue all over[Read More…]

by December 8, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

First Lady Defends Children’s Rights

First Lady Defends Children’s Rights By Heather Burke Hoya Staff Writer While protection of children’s rights has improved globally over the past 50 years, the world must still strive to better respect the basic dignity of all children, according to first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton. Clinton gave a speech entitled[Read More…]

by December 8, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Israeli Official Sees Wye River Potential

Israeli Official Sees Wye River Potential By Brian Zuanich Hoya Staff Writer The recently signed Wye River Memorandum has given Israel and the Palestinian Authority an unprecedented opportunity for peace, according to Avi Granot, Minister of Interreligious and Public Affairs of the Israeli Embassy. Granot addressed students last Thursday about[Read More…]

by December 8, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Efforts to Buy Bulldog Mascot Meet Opposition

Efforts to Buy Bulldog Mascot Meet Opposition By Jean Weinberg Hoya Staff Writer While support has continued to build during the past week for the idea of obtaining a bulldog as a mascot for Georgetown University athletics, residence life has voiced both housing and health concerns, and Sports Promotions has[Read More…]

by December 8, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Escaping Stress at Georgetown

Escaping Stress at Georgetown By Heather Burke Although the warm weather might imply that it’s actually September rather than December, I’ve finally begun to grasp that the fall semester of my junior year rushed by to a crazy close, thanks to the ever-increasing number of papers, tests, reading and errands[Read More…]

by December 4, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Taking the ‘Study’ Out of Study Days

Taking the ‘Study’ Out of Study Days By Jim Di Liberto Days on the Hilltop As the semester’s end stalks us through these waxing days of December, the campus buzz dies to barely a hum. Students scurry across Healy lawn, scarcely saying a word. Even the recent heat wave can’t[Read More…]

by December 4, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized

Campus Opinion

What do you plan to do on your study days?   Probably get drunk. Dan Pomerantz, LAW ’00 Sleep. Anne Saporito, COL ’02 Watch other people study. Joe Morrow, SFS ’01 “Play” with power tools. Kate Eads, COL ’99 Not study until the NBA lockout is over. Tim Sheldon, COL[Read More…]

by December 4, 1998 0 comments Uncategorized