Post Tagged with: "UCLA"

School Officials Reject Report of Segregation

Washington, D.C. school officials pushed back against a report published by the University of California Los Angeles Civil Rights Project claiming the city’s public and charter schools are among the most segregated in the country, The Feb. 9 report said District public schools are characterized by both race and income.[Read More…]

by April 7, 2017 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Study Predicts Surge in Protests

In light of this year’s rise in protests on college campuses nationwide, the University of California at Los Angeles’ annual campus survey, “The American Freshman,” found the highest number of students who said they expected to participate in protests in the 50 years since the report’s conception. The survey, a[Read More…]

by February 26, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
MCLAUGHLIN: Lynch Latest Parent to Draw Headlines

MCLAUGHLIN: Lynch Latest Parent to Draw Headlines

The NFL’s most muted star, Marshawn Lynch, may not be willing to say anything to reporters, but his mother has shown she most certainly is. This past week, in a social media tirade reminiscent of Amanda Bynes’ infamous meltdown, Lynch’s mother, Delisa Lynch, demanded that Seahawks’ offensive playcaller Darrell Bevell[Read More…]

by September 22, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns

Men’s Soccer | Hoyas Beat No. 1 UCLA, 3-1

The Georgetown men’s soccer team’s offense finally broke through, scoring three goals Monday afternoon. After 300 scoreless minutes against unranked opponents, including a 1-0 loss to Akron (3-1) on Friday, junior forward Brett Campbell scored twice and sophomore midfielder Matthew Ledder netted the eventual game-winner in a 3-1 home win.[Read More…]

by September 8, 2015 0 comments Sports

DataFest Competition Comes to DC

Georgetown students will be participating in the inaugural D.C. DataFest this weekend, a hackathon focused primarily on statistical analysis and a branch of the annual national competition that is in its fifth year. UCLA statistics professor Robert Gould organized the first DataFest competition in 2011 as a way to allow[Read More…]

by April 10, 2015 0 comments Business, Business - Top

Tennis | Top Calif. Teams Pose Next Challenges

After beating DePaul right on its campus last Friday, the Georgetown men’s tennis team will travel 3,000 miles to California to compete in multiple contests, including the 126th Annual Pacific Coast Men’s Doubles tournament and individual matches against UC Riverside (0-7), UC Irvine (6-8) and UC San Diego (6-4). The[Read More…]

by March 6, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Depression for Freshmen Peaks Nationally

An increased amount of college freshmen reported feelings of depression in 2014, according to a study released Feb. 5 by the University of California in Los Angeles. The Cooperative Research Program at UCLA’s Higher Education Research Institute surveyed more than 150,000 students at 343 four-year colleges and universities as part[Read More…]

by February 13, 2015 0 comments City News, News
FILE PHOTO: DAN GANNON/THE HOYA
Students protested the Georgetown Sabra Hummus House pop-up shop in October for its owners' association with the Israeli army.

UCLA Divestment Draws Mixed Responses at Georgetown

The University of California, Los Angeles’ undergraduate student government voted Tuesday night to pass a resolution calling the university to divest from American companies profiting from human rights violations in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, according to the Daily Bruin, prompting mixed reactions from Georgetown student groups. Ari Goldstein[Read More…]

by November 25, 2014 0 comments City News, News

SOFTBALL | Premier Opponents on Deck for GU

After a 4-1 weekend where they won the UNC-Charlotte tournament, the Georgetown softball team will head to California to participate in the UCLA/CSUN tournament. “The west coast, is sort of what used to be the marquis of softball players and teams,” Head Coach Pat Conlan said. “The Pac 12 has[Read More…]

by March 7, 2014 0 comments Sports
Porter Returns, Leads Hoyas Over No. 11 Bruins

Porter Returns, Leads Hoyas Over No. 11 Bruins

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Before Monday night’s tip-off at Barclays Center, all eyes were fixed on the UCLA Bruin about to play in his first college basketball game. By the final buzzer, they were opened to the Georgetown Hoya who had just seen a game through from start to finish for[Read More…]

by November 19, 2012 0 comments Sports