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COURTESY MYLAN METZGER
Georgetown hosted the 2017 Cardinal O’Connor Conference on Life, the largest student-organized anti-abortion conference in the United States on Monday.

Anti-Abortion Activists Convene for Conference

The 2017 Cardinal O’Connor Conference on Life, the largest student-organized anti-abortion conference in the United States, focused on “working toward a truly pro-life politics,” Saturday in Healy and Gaston Halls. The conference, launched in 2000, has taken place annually at Georgetown in tandem with the Washington, D.C. March for Life.[Read More…]

by January 31, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

MPD, WMATA Prepare For Annual March for Life

As Washington, D.C., prepares for today’s March for Life, the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority announced an increase in its midday service throughout the city. The D.C. Metropolitan Police Department announced the closure of a number of streets between the White House and the U.S. Capitol Building. The annual anti-abortion[Read More…]

by January 27, 2017 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
Student Groups Contemplate Post-Election Divides

Student Groups Contemplate Post-Election Divides

Students and politicians in Congress must work to check President-elect Donald Trump’s power, according to students from political campus groups in light of Trump’s victory over former Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton on Tuesday. Tuesday’s election results were met with heightened tensions on campus Wednesday and Thursday. The Institute of Politics[Read More…]

by November 11, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Right to Life Chalk Messages Defaced

Right to Life Chalk Messages Defaced

The university has condemned the defacement of Georgetown University Right to Life’s anti-abortion chalk display in Red Square, after it was erased and replaced with phrases including “End hate,” “Choose Women” and “End the racist sexist capitalist cishetro patriarchy” early Wednesday morning. On Tuesday night, GU Right to Life chalked[Read More…]

by October 28, 2016 4 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Georgetown Drops in Sexual Health Rankings

Georgetown slipped from 112th in 2015 to 126th place out of 140 universities this year in Trojan’s annual Sexual Health Report Card, narrowly edging out placement in the bottom ten schools. Released Oct. 11, the report examines the sexual health resources on college campuses across the United States, grading schools[Read More…]

by October 25, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Condom Envelopes Removed

Georgetown University Police Department officers removed condom envelopes from the doors of two condom representatives for H*yas for Choice early Wednesday morning in response to a report of vandalism. According to GUPD Chief of Police Jay Gruber, the condom envelopes were removed after a resident assistant on the fifth floor[Read More…]

by September 23, 2016 6 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Georgetown Hosts Cecile Richards

Georgetown Hosts Cecile Richards

Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards spoke in Lohrfink Auditorium at Georgetown University, the United States’ oldest Catholic university, Wednesday to call for abortion rights and access to contraception, punctuating a week stacked with anti-abortion panels and discussions for Georgetown’s Life Week. Speaking by invitation of Lecture Fund, which is funded[Read More…]

by April 22, 2016 6 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Vita Saxa Invites Johnson, Anti-Abortion Advocate

Georgetown Right to Life has scheduled anti-abortion advocate Abby Johnson to speak in Dahlgren Chapel on April 20, the same day Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards is scheduled to address students in Lohrfink Auditorium. Johnson, who is a former Planned Parenthood clinic director, will discuss her experiences at 7:30 p.m.[Read More…]

by April 15, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Representatives from H*yas for Choice joined members of the D.C. community at a vigil  outside the Supreme Court for the victims of the shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic.

H*yas for Choice Joins Planned Parenthood Vigil

Reproaction, a non-profit that advocates increased abortion access and reproductive justice, organized a vigil attended by H*yas for Choice for victims of the recent Planned Parenthood clinic shooting in Colorado outside the Supreme Court on Monday. Around 25 people attended the vigil, which was Reproaction’s first official event since university[Read More…]

by December 4, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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Georgetown ranked 112th on the 10th Annual Trojan Brand Condoms’ 2015 Sexual Health Report Card, falling 19 spots from its 93rd ranking in 2014. Schools were evaluated on the accessibility of sexual health resources, with Oregon State University taking first place.

GU Falls Further in Annual Sexual Health Rankings

Georgetown fell 19 spots, from 93 to 112, in the 10th Annual Trojan Brand Condoms’ 2015 Sexual Health Report Card, a study that ranked 140 colleges and universities based on the accessibility of sexual health resources and information available to students on campus. The report card, released Nov. 4, graded[Read More…]

by November 13, 2015 3 comments Campus News, News, News - Top