Post Tagged with: "sociology"

OSIBAJO & BAH: Resist Self-Segregation

Last semester, as I looked around my dinner table at O’Donovan Hall, I found myself with a group of women who resembled me completely. For the first time, it dawned on me that there was a greater reason that led me, a black woman, to instinctively befriend other black women.[Read More…]

by January 24, 2017 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

Paying it Forward

Senior year is not anything like I thought it would be when I first came to Georgetown — in the best way. I’m having the strongest football season of my career. I made it into the famous Donna Brazile’s “Women in American Politics” class. And I accepted the job offer[Read More…]

by November 10, 2015 5 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
Michelle Xu

Invest in the District With Your Vote

Washington, D.C., is suffering. In sociology we talk a lot about symbols; when the District sent out an upside down flag on the cover of the 2014 D.C. Voters’ Guide, it was a perfect example of a symbol. What a telling mistake to make; D.C. is, indeed, in distress. Many[Read More…]

by October 31, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
In the Limelight: Professing Jay-Z

In the Limelight: Professing Jay-Z

Positioned across from a CBS news reporter, with cameras, microphones and producers scattered around his office, professor Michael Eric Dyson continues his typical day at work. Dyson’s class, “Sociology of Hip-Hop: Urban Theodicy of Jay-Z,” has become the focus of a media circus on campus in recent weeks, drawing attention[Read More…]

by December 6, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News