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In Taiwan, a Call to Uphold US Values

Nearly 35 years ago next month, the U.S. Congress passed the Taiwan Relations Act, an act that has defined U.S. relationships with the small island country ever since. On this historic anniversary, the United States may be tempted to rejoice in the act’s success in providing the diplomatic flexibility to[Read More…]

by March 28, 2014 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top

GUSA Challenges Keg Rules

The GUSA senate unanimously passed a resolution Sunday calling for an end to the one-keg limit for on-campus parties and for disciplinary rules and expectations for weekend nights to be applied to socializing on Georgetown Day. Vice President for Student Affairs Todd Olson said he would consider the proposal. “It is possible,”[Read More…]

by April 16, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Sexual Assault Ed Approved

The GUSA senate voted unanimously Sunday to require annual sexual assault peer educator training for all student government members, while also urging the university to alter its policy regarding sexual assault in the Code of Student Conduct. These bills come at the heels of months of work by the Georgetown University Student[Read More…]

by April 12, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Senate Approves Tisa Appointments

The Georgetown University Student Association Senate voted unanimously to approve President NateTisa (SFS ’14) and Vice President Adam Ramadan’s (SFS ’14) nominations for a new executive cabinet Sunday. Tisa said his cabinet structure will mirror the subcommittee structure he introduced to the senate during his term as senate speaker this past year when Clara[Read More…]

by March 26, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Provost Seeks Student Input Via Committee

A new student advisory committee to the Office of the Provost will establish a forum for student representatives to communicate academic issues directly with University Provost Robert Groves. In an Oct. 24 blog post, Groves said that the committee will provide him with an understanding of student needs that he[Read More…]

by November 2, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News
Newly Elected Senate Includes Nine Women

Newly Elected Senate Includes Nine Women

The seventh session of the GUSA senate, inaugurated Sunday afternoon, includes a record number of female members. Nine female senators were elected, an increase from the five women who held seats last year. “It’s an important change we’ve been fighting for,” said Sheila Walsh (COL ’14), Georgetown University Student Association senator for[Read More…]

by October 2, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Evidentiary Standard Referendum Passes

The evidentiary standard referendum initiated by the GUSA senate was passed in a study body-wide referendum Friday. The referendum received a total of 2,629 votes, with 96 percent of students voting “yes” in support of changing the Code of Student Conduct’s evidentiary standard from “more likely than not” to “clear and convincing.”[Read More…]

by September 28, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News