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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: After 52 Years, A Confession

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: After 52 Years, A Confession

Dear Editor: In the fall of 1965, I was a freshman in the Georgetown College living on the fourth floor of Old North. Another freshman, who shall remain unnamed, and I decided to steal the hands from the clock on Healy Tower. We went up through the attic of Healy[Read More…]

by May 4, 2017 2 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
The Year in Brief

The Year in Brief

July 2014 – DeGioia Becomes Longest-Serving President University President John J. DeGioia, the first layperson to occupy Georgetown’s presidency, surpassed his predecessors 13 years after he ascended to the office in July 2001. August 2014 – Alumni Donate to Thompson Athletic Center Men’s basketball greats Patrick Ewing (CAS ’85), Roy[Read More…]

by April 24, 2015 0 comments Year in Review
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Tradition Returns With Theft of Healy Clock Hands

In the latest iteration of a long-running tradition, the clock hands of Healy Tower went missing in the early hours of this morning, as the final examination period dawned. The university has confirmed a theft. “While we are making repairs to the clock system this was not us,” Vice President[Read More…]

by December 10, 2014 3 comments Campus News, News