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University Discourages Students From Social Greek Organizations

University Discourages Students From Social Greek Organizations

The university reiterated its disapproval of social Greek organizations Sept. 16 in a campus-wide email, which discouraged students from joining such organizations because of the organizations’ common association with high-risk behavior such as alcohol abuse. Greek organizations are inconsistent with the university’s Jesuit values, namely inclusion and respect for the[Read More…]

by October 4, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Love Saxa Funding, Status Remain Uncertain After Vote Postponed

The fate of student group Love Saxa’s funding and status as a university-recognized club remains uncertain after a meeting of the Student Activities Commission ended without a vote early Tuesday morning. The committee heard the complaint of two students opposed to Love Saxa, who argued that the university should not[Read More…]

by October 31, 2017 12 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
H*yas for Choice members tabling on 37th Street were relocated to Copley Lawn.

Students, University Clash Over Free Speech

The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education listed Georgetown as one of the worst 10 colleges for free speech in the country in its rankings released in March. This appellation was but a step in a long-running discussion about free speech highlighted by frequent clashes between student activists and the[Read More…]

Located in back of Darnall Hall, the Counseling Center provides psychological and psychiatric services to all Georgetown students.

Student Health Examined

Seeking information pertaining to eating disorders on campus, The Hoya held separate interviews with Carol Day, the director of Health Education Services and member of the adjunct faculty of Health Studies and Human Science, and Mary Quigley, the staff clinical social worker and eating disorder specialist. In this combined version[Read More…]

by February 6, 2015 0 comments Health and Wellness Issue, The Guide

Students Should Compromise on Free Speech

To the Editor: Vice President of Student Affairs Todd Olson recently announced key changes to Georgetown’s Speech and Expression Policy. Among these changes are the additions of Alumni Square, Harbin Patio, the Healey Family Student Center patio, the Lau walkway and Regents Lawn to the list of areas where tabling[Read More…]

by November 21, 2014 1 comment Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Student Budget Drafts Tentatively Approved

The Georgetown University Student Association Finance and Appropriations Committee released a budget draft Thursday for student organizations looking to receive funding from GUSA in the coming fiscal year. The Division of Student Affairs had previously agreed to fund all student advocacy boards with 27.5 percent of the Division of Student[Read More…]

by March 7, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

Student Housing, OCAF Shift to Student Affairs

The Office of Student Housing and the Office of Campus Activity Facilities will be shifted from the jurisdiction of the Office of Planning and Facilities to that of the Office of Student Affairs beginning July 1, consolidating all student space within Student Affairs. By consolidating space formerly owned by disparate[Read More…]

by May 9, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Discipline Change Delayed

The Georgetown University Student Association urged Vice President of Student Affairs Todd Olson to approve changes to the Code of Student Conduct’s evidentiary standard in an open letter sent Sept. 5. Last spring, the Disciplinary Review Committee, which is composed of students, student affairs administrators and university faculty, passed a[Read More…]

by September 7, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

University Releases Strategic Plan for Student Development

University administrators presented a plan to facilitate the relationship between students and university administrative offices at the third Hoya Roundtable Wednesday. The event, moderated by Vice President for Student Affairs Todd Olson in Sellinger Lounge, was the first of a continuing series of discussions intended to connect student concerns with[Read More…]

by January 27, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Students Call for More Disclosure

Students discussed changes to disclosure policies and disciplinary procedures at a town hall meeting Wednesday night, proposing modifications and arguing the merits of varying degrees of disclosure. Sponsored by the disciplinary review committee and attended by a handful of students, the meeting was designed to allow students to have exposure[Read More…]

by November 17, 2000 0 comments Campus News, News