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The Space For South Asian Culture

In response to Piyusha Mittal’s viewpoint (“Making Space for South Asian Culture,” Oct. 2, 2015, The Hoya), it is important to note that, over the course of the last year, Georgetown University and the School of Foreign Service Asian Studies Program have worked to engage South Asia in a more[Read More…]

by October 9, 2015 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
Remembering the Civil War

Remembering the Civil War

While the 150th anniversary of General Robert Lee’s surrender at Appomattox Courthouse passed this April with little fanfare, the United States has been repeatedly and brutally reminded that our past still haunts us. The shooting of nine South Carolinian churchgoers by a Confederate – flag-waving fanatic in June and the[Read More…]

by September 4, 2015 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
Remember, But Do Not Celebrate

Remember, But Do Not Celebrate

Growing up in Georgia, James loved going to Stone Mountain Park with his family. They would hike up the beautiful rock, listen to the carillon on the lake, and watch the firework displays at night. Many families come to picnic on the lawn in front of the Mountain, where one[Read More…]

by June 23, 2015 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
The Loaded “Southern” Question

The Loaded “Southern” Question

I’m Alex and I’m from Alabama. “What’s that like?” It is a seemingly harmless, NSO-esque question that Northerners always ask whenever I reveal I’m from the South. But whenever someone tells me they’re from New Jersey, New York, or some other New England colony, I never think to ask: “What’s[Read More…]

by March 30, 2015 11 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top