Post Tagged with: "midterm"

Georgetown undergraduate Will Haskell (COL '18) campaigned door-to-door over spring break after launching his bid for the Connecticut state Senate.

Defying Trump, Georgetown Senior Launches Bid for Connecticut State Senate

With only two months left in his undergraduate career, Will Haskell (COL ’18) has set his sights on an ambitious new job: Connecticut state senator. Haskell declared his intent to run as a Democrat for the state Senate seat March 1. A member of the Georgetown Chimes a capella group[Read More…]

by March 15, 2018 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
SHAVONNIA CORBIN-JOHNSON/FACEBOOK Recent graduate Slavonia Corbin-Johnson (SFS '14) is running as a Democrat for Congress in the fourth district of Pennsylvania.

26-Year-Old Alumna Running for Congress in Pennsylvania

Recent Georgetown graduate and former White House adviser Shavonnia Corbin-Johnson (SFS ’14) announced her bid for the House of Representatives last October, just over three years after she graduated. If elected, Johnson, 26, would be the youngest woman to represent Pennsylvania in Congress and the first African-American woman to represent[Read More…]

by February 1, 2018 1 comment City News, News, News - Top

EDITORIAL: GUSA Promises Remain Unmet

Halfway through the term, the administration of Georgetown University Student Association President Kamar Mack (COL ’19) and Vice President Jessica Andino (COL ’18) has made minimal progress on the core proposals of its campaign. A lack of cohesive vision and a disparity between the priorities of the president and vice[Read More…]

by November 17, 2017 0 comments Editorial
At Crossroads, Exec Turns

At Crossroads, Exec Turns

Joe Luther (COL ’16) and Connor Rohan (COL ’16) are unconventional leaders. By running a campaign satirizing the whole process, they won the backing of students tired of a staid Georgetown University Student Association with the promise that the body could be something different. Thus, they assumed the roles of[Read More…]

by October 20, 2015 2 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Janet Zhu

With GOP Resurgence, A More Adaptive Party

If you were among those double-checking that your midterm was going to be graded on a curve, you’re most likely one of two things: an orgo student or a Republican. For those of you who somehow haven’t heard the results: Not only did the GOP win majority in both the[Read More…]

by November 7, 2014 2 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Janet Zhu

Dems Fight for Beliefs, Not Against Others

One of my mother’s favorite aphorisms is that one should never fight against things one doesn’t like; she only fights for things in which she believes. Growing up, I struggled with this because it is often hard to become passionate about an issue or a candidate without having some level[Read More…]

by November 7, 2014 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
A Midterm Monopoly

A Midterm Monopoly

Basketball season, holiday season and the beginning of spring are among the best times of year on campus. But there’s another, arguably more influential season that dominates the Hilltop for more than its fair share of time: midterm season. It begins only several weeks into the semester and drags on,[Read More…]

by October 28, 2013 0 comments Opinion

Time to Rekindle Raillery

As the drudgery of midterm season rolls on, the tired looks, caffeine jitters and unbearably crowded library continue to leave an air of misery on campus. To lighten the mood, why can’t our campus news organizations provide us with a little comic relief while still keeping us informed? The news[Read More…]

by October 18, 2011 0 comments Opinion

Midterm Madness: Chill Beats for Hell Week

We have reached the time of year that makes the first cups of hot apple cider and the first donning of a thick sweater seem meaningless. As you are probably already aware, the time for midterms has come. Midterms are a sure sign that there’s no turning back, the school[Read More…]

by October 13, 2011 0 comments The Guide
Mid-Term, GUSA Executives Take Stock

Mid-Term, GUSA Executives Take Stock

Halfway done, Georgetown University Student Association President Mike Meaney (SFS ’12) and Vice President Greg Laverriere (COL ’12) have yet to face many of their greatest challenges. While Meaney and Laverriere say they have accomplished many of the goals that they campaigned on, they plan to focus the second half[Read More…]

by October 7, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News