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Football | Select Hoyas Kneel During National Anthem

As the national anthem played before Georgetown football’s team (3-0, 1-0 Patriot League) Homecoming Day game against the Columbia Lions (0-2), 11 members of the Blue and Gray knelt on one knee. Their move follows the footsteps of San Francisco 49ers’ quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who sparked national discussion when he[Read More…]

by September 27, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior quarterback and co-captain Tim Barnes completed 16-of-30 passes and threw for one touchdown and 124 yards in Saturday’s 17-14 win against Columbia. Barnes also rushed for a team-high 39 yards.

Football | Collapse Avoided Against Columbia in Homecoming Win

In the second year of a 10-year series between Georgetown (3-0, 1-0 Patriot League) and Columbia (0-2, 0-1 Patriot League) on the gridiron, the Hoyas almost suffered a major collapse in front of their biggest crowd of the season on Homecoming Day. After being up 17-0 at the end of[Read More…]

by September 27, 2016 0 comments Sports
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Junior running back Alex Valles is the team’s leading rusher. He has 191 rushing yards this season and has a yards per carry average of 7.1.

Football | Hoyas to Host Lions on Homecoming

Off to its best start since the 2012 season, the Georgetown football team (2-0) is set to take on the Columbia Lions (0-1) in its Homecoming Weekend matchup this Saturday. Fresh off a bye week, the Hoyas are looking to keep their strong early season momentum rolling against a Lions[Read More…]

by September 23, 2016 0 comments Sports
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Senior midfielder Bakie Goodman has started all seven games this season. He has taken ten shots thus far.

Men’s Soccer | Defense Braces for Xavier

A week after its second win of the season against Providence College (4-3, 0-1 Big East), the Georgetown men’s soccer team (2-5, 1-0 Big East) will face its Big East Rival in its Homecoming day matchup with the Xavier Musketeers (3-2-2, 1-0 Big East). In the first Big East game[Read More…]

by September 23, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Inside Dixie Liquor

“You want one?” The unmistakable voice of Sean Clark rang out across his tidy store. Clark, who co-owns and manages Dixie Liquor on M Street, handed his customer a clear plastic cup shallowly filled with a dark amber liquid. An apparent regular, the customer took the cup, and after a[Read More…]

by September 18, 2015 0 comments Features, The Guide
Giving Thanks in Spain and Wherever We May Go

Giving Thanks in Spain and Wherever We May Go

In particular circumstances, Spanish can be easy. For example, the word gratitude is no more complex than gratitud. It is convenient that such a powerful word can be translated so easily, but no matter the language, I believe gratitude is the most important state of mind, capable of making any[Read More…]

by November 26, 2014 0 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top
On My Approaching Return to Familiarity

On My Approaching Return to Familiarity

At publication time of this piece, I will have exactly one month left of my semester abroad in Madrid, Spain. And as scary as that is, I am also eager to start the next chapter of my Georgetown story and to celebrate a springtime homecoming; however, I know it will[Read More…]

by November 13, 2014 0 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top
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Sophomore tight end Mattew Buckman had four catches for 83 yards and caught on 67 yard touchdown pass in the first quarter.

Football | Bison Rumble to 22-17 Win

The Georgetown football team lost yet another close game this weekend in its Homecoming game against Bucknell University with a final score of 22-17. The Hoyas (2-6, 0-3 Patriot League) traded leads with the Bison (6-2, 2-0 Patriot League) all game, but they gave up the lead for good on[Read More…]

by October 28, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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New Location, Same Traditions

Alumni are flooding the Hilltop for Homecoming Weekend, which began Thursday, for Saturday’s Homecoming football game and tailgate, moved from its usual spot in McDonough parking lot to the lawn between Regents Hall and the Rafik B. Hariri Building because of construction for the Intercollegiate Athletic Center. In 2013, approximately[Read More…]

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Looking Out From the Precipice

Looking Out From the Precipice

I am not fond of regret. Vigilantly, I avoid it, and with less than a week until the sun sets on my time in Japan, again posed to me is the perennial question: Have I done enough? Practicality has overtaken me in this three-week interstice between one semester and the[Read More…]

by August 14, 2014 2 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top