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EDITORIAL: Fair Treatment for Workers

On a campus that seeks to promote values of care and service, allegations of a poor working environment for university staff are alarming. In a welcome effort to improve the working conditions for university staff, a new contract seeking a 5 percent raise for Georgetown’s facilities workers is currently being[Read More…]

by October 7, 2016 2 comments Uncategorized
FILE PHOTO: CHRIS BIEN/THE HOYA
Senior guard and co-captain Jabril Trawick is one of the veteran leaders for a Hoyas team eager to return to the NCAA tournament in March, 2015.

Men’s Basketball | Season Brings Cautious Optimism

It has been seven months and 11 days since the Georgetown men’s basketball team took to the court at Verizon Center to play in front of a home crowd. Saturday, the team will be back. At noon, the Georgetown men’s basketball team will tip off against St. Francis Brooklyn College[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Georgetown Finds Way to Win Without Porter

Georgetown star Otto Porter Jr. is still benched with a mild concussion. Fortunately for Head Coach John Thompson III, Greg Whittington can do a pretty good impression. The sophomore forward made up for his classmate’s absence by scoring a career-high 18 points and grabbing nine rebounds to lead the Hoyas (2-0) over visiting[Read More…]

by November 14, 2012 0 comments Sports

Thompson’s Hasty Choice Became a Blown Chance

Every student-athlete wants to make it to the big show. The benefits of becoming professional are tantalizing. But, sometimes, athletes attempt to make the jump before they are ready, and Hollis Thompson is a case in point. Forgoing his senior season at Georgetown, Thompson declared for the NBA draft last[Read More…]

by November 13, 2012 0 comments Sports

New Hoyas Face Learning Curve

Another year, another five freshmen. “We’re young,” Head Coach John Thompson III said. “I can’t lose sight of the fact that it’s going to be freshmen and sophomores that we’re going to depend on a lot.” You don’t say. After a season in which the Class of 2015 accounted for[Read More…]

by November 8, 2012 0 comments Sports

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Thompson Signs Three-Year Deal with Thunder

Former Georgetown forward Hollis Thompson has signed a three-year deal with the Oklahoma City Thunder, according to his agent, Seth Cohen. Thompson decided to forgo his senior year but was not selected in the NBA Draft and has yet to play any games in the NBA Summer League. Thompson left[Read More…]

by July 13, 2012 0 comments Sports

Welcome to the Madness: Basketball Season Tips Off

Like the day when pitchers and catchers report to spring training every year, Midnight Madness is a sign that the seasons are changing. On Friday night at McDonough Arena, students, Georgetown basketball fans and potential recruits alike gathered to celebrate the first official day of the 2010-2011 college basketball season,[Read More…]

by October 19, 2010 0 comments Sports