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CLUB LACROSSE | Hoyas Reach New Heights in Strong Season

Entering this season ranked fifth in the nation, the Georgetown men’s club lacrosse team had already reached heights it did not think were possible just a few years ago. But the team surmounted expectations again this year, as the Hoyas took a leap forward with their appearance in the Chesapeake[Read More…]

by May 15, 2019 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
SOFTBALL | Hoyas Unable to Build Momentum in Season-Ending Series With Providence

SOFTBALL | Hoyas Unable to Build Momentum in Season-Ending Series With Providence

The Georgetown softball team finished its season with a three-game series against Providence College last weekend. Despite starting the weekend with a win, the Hoyas dropped their final two matchups, ending the season on a low note. The weekend began with a promising 3-1 win over the Friars (30-22, 11-9[Read More…]

by May 15, 2019 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
WOMEN’S LACROSSE | After Claiming Big East Title, Hoyas Fall to Syracuse in NCAA Tournament

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | After Claiming Big East Title, Hoyas Fall to Syracuse in NCAA Tournament

The Georgetown women’s lacrosse team lost to the Syracuse Orange 14-8 in the second round of the NCAA tournament after upsetting the University of Pennsylvania in double overtime 13-12 in double overtime in the first round. The Hoyas entered the NCAA tournament following an impressive Big East tournament victory as[Read More…]

by May 15, 2019 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
GEORGETOWN COLLEGE | Commencement speakers like Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie impart graduates with wisdom that embodies the values they learned at Georgetown.

Carefully Selected, Grad Speakers Reflect Georgetown Values

Each year, the schools of Georgetown University set out to select individuals who embody the values of the institution to deliver the commencement addresses to the graduating class. Though they conclude graduates’ time at Georgetown, these addresses also mark the beginning of their futures as alumni and their entrance into[Read More…]

by May 15, 2019 0 comments Features, News, News - Top
KIRK ZIESER/THE HOYA | Senior Taylor Gerbhardt awaits a pass from Junior Liza Liotta.

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Hoyas Beat Old Dominion After Tough Loss to No. 2 Maryland

The No. 24 Georgetown women’s lacrosse team fell at home to the No. 2 Maryland squad 17-8 last Wednesday, April 17. They were able to recover with a decisive 18-4 victory over Old Dominion later in the week. Georgetown’s offensive effort against Maryland (16-0) was led by senior attack Taylor[Read More…]

by April 27, 2019 0 comments Sports
MARGARET FOUBERG/THE HOYA | Sophomore goaltender Owen McElroy positions himself to stop a Villanova shot, as he stifled the opposing offense to eight goals in the final three quarters.

MEN’S LACROSSE | Victory Over Villanova Reflects Season Improvements

The Georgetown men’s lacrosse team changed their season’s tone with an impressive 16-13 victory over the Villanova Wildcats last Saturday. With the home victory, the Hoyas returned to the top 20 rankings, moving to 18, increasing their chances at a postseason bid to the Big East tournament. Not only was[Read More…]

by April 19, 2019 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

GU Student Implicated in K-Pop Sexual Misconduct Scandal

Georgetown University student and Korean pop artist Kim Sang-woo (COL ’19), popularly known as Roy Kim, is under investigation as a suspected member of a group chat where sexually explicit videos of women filmed without their consent were shared. Kim was charged by the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency with circulating[Read More…]

by April 11, 2019 58 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Compass Coffee Opens New Georgetown Venue

Compass Coffee, the main supplier of coffee products for Students of Georgetown, Inc., commonly known as The Corp, opened its own new location in Georgetown on April 6, as it aims to offer a new study space for Georgetown students off campus. The coffee shop, located at 1351 Wisconsin Avenue[Read More…]

by April 11, 2019 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

New Environmental Initiative Director Appointed, Seeks to Translate Research into Action

Peter Marra, a leading researcher at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, has been named director of the Georgetown Environment Initiative, the university announced in a news release April 3. Marra, who holds a doctorate in ecology from Dartmouth College, will also serve as the Laudato Si’ chair in biology and[Read More…]

by April 11, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
GUHOYAS | Junior Jack Salisbury helped the Hoyas claim another medal after finishing first in the 1500m run at the Sam Howell Invitational on April 6.

TRACK | Hoyas Pick Up 3 1st-Place Finishes at Sam Howell Invitational

The Georgetown track and field teams split up Saturday, with one group travelling to Princeton, N.J., for the Sam Howell Invitational hosted by Princeton University, while another travelled to Tempe, Ariz., for Arizona State University’s Sun Angel Classic. The team came away with three first place finishes in Princeton, while[Read More…]

by April 9, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top