Post Tagged with: "Lauren Gros"

Women’s Golf | Hoyas Earn Consecutive Top 4 Finishes

In spite of golfing through spring rain and windy weather, the Georgetown women’s golf team capped off an impressive week and finished fourth at the Pirate Invitational in Pine Hill, N.J., just four days after it finished in first at the Hoya Invitational in Beallsville, Md. The fourth-place finish at[Read More…]

by April 10, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Women’s Golf | First-Place Lead Dwindles to 4th-Place Finish

After a blistering start to its second event of the year, the Georgetown women’s golf team faltered down the stretch and finished fourth out of 14 in last weekend’s Lady Thunderbird Invitational in St. George, Ut. After the first day of the two-day tournament, Georgetown climbed into first place. Led[Read More…]

by March 24, 2015 0 comments Sports
The Keystone XL Debate is About More Than a Pipeline

The Keystone XL Debate is About More Than a Pipeline

In 2011, climate change scientist and activist, James Hansen, published the report “Silence Is Deadly.” The paper contained an alarming message about a proposed pipeline, which would carry about 830,000 barrels of tar sands oil from Canada to Texas each day. Hansen wrote, “exploitation of tar sands would make it[Read More…]

by December 2, 2014 0 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Don’t Be Afraid of GMO’s

What’s a GMO? This is the question Jimmy Kimmel recently asked those shopping in a farmer’s market during his ask the public segment. Most of the interviewed stumbled over the acronym unsure what it stood for, making for a comic segment. Despite not knowing what a GMO was, everyone interviewed[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Chatter, Opinion
Recognizing Climate Change as a Threat to National Security

Recognizing Climate Change as a Threat to National Security

The Pentagon made climate change difficult to ignore last week by declaring it an immediate threat to national security. The threat was discussed at length in their report titled 2014 Climate Change Adaptation Roadmap. The report, written to fulfill executive orders, will require all federal agencies and departments to evaluate[Read More…]

by October 30, 2014 4 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top
BRITANNICA.COM

Why We Can Do Better Than Biofuel

Georgetown makes an excellent effort to be a green campus. Recycling bins are everywhere, students proudly bear reusable water bottles, and the buses run on biofuel. It is great that Georgetown is making an effort to use renewable energy, but biofuel is not the miracle substitute for oil it promises[Read More…]

by October 16, 2014 0 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top
ALLAFRICA.COM

Building a Safer Education

Every night Georgetown students sit down; pull out their textbooks on a desk illuminated by a light on their dorm room desk or the ceiling in Lau. We feel safe working into the wee hours of morning until all the information we want to learn has finally stuck in our[Read More…]

by October 2, 2014 0 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top