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H*yas for Choice Encourages Balanced Dialogue

H*yas for Choice Encourages Balanced Dialogue

For the sixth consecutive year, H*yas for Choice is holding Choice Week to promote dialogue about sexual choice on campus. However, this year the event has stronger significance — it is also the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade. “Even though Roe v. Wade helped to secure the right to a safe and legal abortion,[Read More…]

by March 19, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
STERN: ‘Roe’: A Case for Liberty

STERN: ‘Roe’: A Case for Liberty

Since the day Roe v. Wade was decided, the pro-life movement has perpetuated the myth that the ruling is invalid, absurd and rooted in a fanciful interpretation of the Constitution. This tactic is not only brilliant as a strategy, but an utterly dishonest denial of a fundamental constitutional right. At[Read More…]

by February 11, 2013 0 comments Opinion

Pro-Life Students Lead Shift

While the 40th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision that has allowed for the abortion of 50 million American children passed two weeks ago, the week was also marked by the 14th annual Cardinal O’Connor Conference on Life. The Cardinal O’Connor Conference, the nation’s largest student-run, pro-life conference and named after Georgetown alumnus[Read More…]

by February 8, 2013 0 comments Opinion

Pro-Life: A Fight for Church, Unborn

While the 40th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision that has allowed for the abortion of 50 million American children passed two weeks ago, the week was also marked by the 14th annual Cardinal O’Connor Conference on Life. The Cardinal O’Connor Conference, the nation’s largest student-run, pro-life conference and[Read More…]

by February 8, 2013 0 comments Opinion

Pro-Life Gives Voice to Unborn

The first amendment to the Constitution was ratified in 1791, 15 years after the founding of the United States. “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech,” it reads. This amendment gives each citizen the power[Read More…]

by February 7, 2013 0 comments Opinion

Right to Life Members to March Against Abortion

Forty students organized by Georgetown University Right to Life will be among the pro-life advocates across the country to descend on Washington, D.C., again this year for the annual March for Life, but other pro-life groups plan to employ more radical methods of protest. For Right to Life President Eileen[Read More…]

by January 25, 2013 0 comments News
Sebelius Speech Brings Heckler, Protest

Sebelius Speech Brings Heckler, Protest

After a storm of criticism from Catholic organizations, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius’ speech to the Georgetown Public Policy Institute drew a small protest and a heckler Friday morning. Sebelius, whose department drafted the Obama administration’s controversial contraceptive coverage mandate, spoke about the importance of making tough public[Read More…]

by May 18, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News
Sebelius Invite Draws Backlash

Sebelius Invite Draws Backlash

Despite outrage from a variety of religious and pro-life groups, Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius is still set to speak at the Georgetown Public Policy Institute’s Tropaia awards ceremony. In a letter to the Georgetown community released Monday, University President John J. DeGioia emphasized that the invitation[Read More…]

by May 17, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Weekend Unifies Pro-Life Groups

Pro-life activists from across the country gathered on campus this weekend for the the 13th annual Cardinal O’Connor Conference on Life, the largest student-run conference of its kind. Kevin Sullivan (SFS ’14) and Katie Schmitz (COL ’13) co-directed the event, which attracted about 650 attendants this year. The conference, sponsored by[Read More…]

by January 24, 2012 0 comments City News, News

H*yas for Choice Hold Info Week

Although reproductive rights are not typical fodder for lunch conversation, H*yas for Choice hopes to bring these talks to the forefront this week with a series of gatherings aimed at raising awareness of the issue. “Choice Week,” sponsored by the pro-abortion rights group, will include a panel discussion on religion[Read More…]

by March 29, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News