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Men’s Group Files Title IX Complaint Against University

Men’s Group Files Title IX Complaint Against University

The National Coalition for Men, a nonprofit organization that advocates for men’s rights, filed a Title IX complaint alleging that Georgetown University discriminates against men in its hiring practices and by supporting organizations that provide outreach to women. “Georgetown University is in violation of Title IX because it offers resources,[Read More…]

by October 26, 2018 10 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Nonprofit Teaches Money Managment

Nonprofit Teaches Money Managment

Georgetown students Christopher McNulty (SFS ’16) and Michael Li (SFS ’17) officially announced Tuesday the launch of a Georgetown chapter for Moneythink, a national nonprofit organization that seeks to educate low-income youth in financial literacy through a student-run mentorship program. Originally founded by students at the University of Chicago, the[Read More…]

by April 1, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
Law Center Cofounds Nonprofit

Law Center Cofounds Nonprofit

The Georgetown University Law Center, along with law firms Arent Fox LLP and DLA Piper LLP, will open the D.C. Affordable Law Firm, a new nonprofit law firm aimed at serving lower-income individuals, in fall 2015. Initially, the firm will consist of six lawyers, all of whom are GULC students[Read More…]

by April 21, 2015 1 comment City News, News, News - Top

Creating Survivors Nonprofit Grows

Creating Survivors, a student-run nonprofit dedicated to mental health issues, has plans to expand its Georgetown chapter to provide services to more students. The nonprofit, which was created in September 2014 by Jairus Nytes (COL ’16), provides students with free access to licensed psychotherapists to prevent teen suicide and assist[Read More…]

by April 21, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Nonprofit Puts Empowering Women On Lock

Nonprofit Puts Empowering Women On Lock

The National Museum of Women in the Arts was transformed this past Thursday night, March 26, into the venue for Lolly’s Locks’ third annual “Evening of Food, Fashion and Inspiration.” The event took place in a beautiful room with a grand staircase and wrap-around landing overlooking the runway. The room[Read More…]

by April 10, 2015 0 comments Arts & Entertainment, The Guide
COURTESY ARJUN GUPTA
From left: Liam Foskett (SFS ’18), Eric Chen (SFS ’18), Mollie Coyle  (COL ’17), Andrew Frank (COL ’17), Arjun Gupta (COL ’17), Mara Goby (COL ’16) and Tithi Patel (SFS ’18).

Students Create Fundraisers for Local Nonprofits

Georgetown organization founder Arjun Gupta (COL ’17) and member James McLoughlin (MSB ’17) open up about ‘Fundraisr,’ which provides pro bono services to non-profits in Washington D.C. Both Gupta and McLoughlin share a passion for social justice issues and have been working on Fundraisr since the fall semester in the hopes of[Read More…]

by January 30, 2015 0 comments Features, Guide - Top, The Guide
Nonprofit Counters Terror With Jobs

Nonprofit Counters Terror With Jobs

When Marshall Bailly founded Leadership Initiatives as an undergraduate at American University, he never imagined he would still be managing the nonprofit nine years later. But nearly a decade after its founding in 2004, Leadership Initiatives is still successfully funding entrepreneurial ventures in Nigeria. Rather than donating money, food or medicine to[Read More…]

by October 18, 2013 0 comments City News, News

DC Nonprofit Moves To Local Landmark

The Halcyon House — a Georgetown landmark built in 1787 — will enter the next phase of its history this year with the S&R Foundation, a D.C.-based nonprofit. The foundation, which supports talented individuals in the arts and sciences with a focus on international cultural collaboration, purchased the house —[Read More…]

by September 13, 2013 0 comments City News, News

GU, GWU Students Partner at LearnServe

Georgetown students are familiar with social entrepreneurship. Now, a new campus group is committed to helping Washington, D.C. high school students foster an appreciation for the field through projects of their own. The program, Young Changemakers, is part of LearnServe International, a D.C-based nonprofit dedicated to providing high school students[Read More…]

by August 30, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
Alumni Help Vets Find Employment

Alumni Help Vets Find Employment

When John Fisher-Thompson (MSB ’09) returned from active duty in the Marine Corps in May, his path to civilian employment was not initially clear. Two friends from Georgetown, Ben Vinograd (SFS ’10) and Quentin Vasdeboncoeur (MSB ’10) helped Fisher-Thompson improve his resume and land a position at a top consulting firm in New York. Their efforts inspired[Read More…]

by August 30, 2013 0 comments Business