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Commissioners for the Student Activities Commission have expressed confusion over ambiguity and lax enforcement of bylaws relating to conflicts of interest — especially as they pertain to the International Relations Club.

Conflicts of Interest Spotlight Ambiguity in SAC Bylaws

When representatives from the International Relations Club faced the Student Activities Commission on Monday, March 19, to explain why IRC members had travelled to Panama City earlier that month without required SAC approval, the club had already argued its case a week earlier to the commission, which included four current[Read More…]

by April 27, 2018 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

NAIMUN Succeeds Despite Dance Incident

Despite a disturbance involving the intoxication of two high school delegates, The Georgetown International Relations Association’s 52nd North American Invitational Model United Nations Conference, which took place from Feb. 12 to 15, succeeded as the largest in history. The alleged incident took place on the night of Feb. 14 before[Read More…]

by February 20, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News

SHAY: The Importance of Being Organized

The engine that keeps any organization running — club, nonprofit, business or otherwise — is the degree to which it can keep itself organized. I joined the Georgetown Journal of International Affairs as its chief financial officer this semester due to the particular knowledge I could bring through my role[Read More…]

by October 24, 2014 2 comments Business, Business - Top
GIRA Grant Opens Apps

GIRA Grant Opens Apps

To bolster education and empower students to enact changes in international affairs, the fourth annual Georgetown International Relations Association Global Generations Grant is accepting applications until March 15. GIRA, founded in 1969, maintains a working relationship with the International Relations Club on campus, and is an 501(c) nonprofit that aims[Read More…]

by February 28, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

GIRA Grant Funds Grad Students’ Debate Initiative in Africa

Kelvin Moyaka, a former student at St. Aloysius Gonzaga in Nairobi, Kenya, always avoided public speaking until his school began participating in regular debate competitions. “This made my English teacher persistent in inviting me to public speaking competitions,” Mokayasaid. “In as much as we had to do the research, we also had[Read More…]

by February 28, 2013 0 comments Uncategorized