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Miriam Zoila Perez spoke about how the diversity of stories covered can reflect the diversity of journalists reporting on them.

Media Professionals Promote Diversity in Journalism

Increasing diversity in news media can transform publications to be more representative of the experiences of all readers, a panel of professional journalists said at an event Tuesday evening co-hosted by The Hoya, the Georgetown Voice and the Lecture Fund. The event aimed to address the transforming media climate and[Read More…]

by April 27, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Environmental Futures Initiative Outlines Plans

The Environmental Futures Initiative, a group of students and faculty committed to making change in environmental policy, recently attended two international environmental conferences in Nairobi, Kenya, and Merida, Mexico. Following these trips, EFI advocated the importance of the current generation in addressing climate change and outlined plans for an upcoming[Read More…]

by October 4, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Journalists and experts involved in the reporting of widespread child abuse in the Catholic Church discussed the Catholic Church’s handling of the abuse, its impact on victims and its implications for the future of the church in Lohrfink Auditorium on Wednesday.

Panelists Discuss Catholic Church Abuse, Future

A panel of journalists and experts involved in the reporting of widespread child abuse in the Catholic Church reflected on their experiences before and after the 2002 Boston Globe report, which was documented in the film “Spotlight” at an event in Lohrfink Auditorium on Wednesday. Lecture Fund member Aiden Johnson[Read More…]

by April 15, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Pro-Life Group Protests Cecile Richard’s Visit

About 10 protestors from the Pennsylvania-based American Society for the Defense of Tradition, Family and Property demonstrated against the Georgetown University Lecture Fund’s invitation to Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards to speak on campus outside the university’s front gates Monday afternoon. TFP is a Catholic organization dedicated to defending conservative[Read More…]

by April 5, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Groups Voice Opposition to Planned Parenthood CEO Visit

Conservative and religious groups both on and off campus are raising voices of opposition over the Georgetown University Lecture Fund’s announcement that President of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America Cecile Richards will speak at Georgetown in April. Since the announcement March 3, the Cardinal Newman Society, the Archdiocese of[Read More…]

by March 18, 2016 3 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Chess Champion Talks Russian Democracy

Russian pro-democracy activist and former world chess champion Garry Kasparov encouraged Western countries to enact assertive foreign policies against Russia in a speech in the Intercultural Center Auditorium on Thursday. The event, titled “Garry Kasparov on the Rise and Fall of Russian Democracy and Why It Matters to America and[Read More…]

by November 10, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top