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2 GUSA VP Candidates: Elevate Student Advocacy

Two Georgetown University Student Association vice presidential candidates expressed views on topics ranging from free speech and tuition reform to the representation of marginalized students at a debate Thursday evening. Aleida Olvera (COL ’20) and Roya Wolfe (SFS ’21) opened with their campaigns’ policy priorities and answered questions from campus[Read More…]

Why We Won’t Endorse a Candidate for GUSA

Last Wednesday night, election banners were unfurled, videos were released and — like clockwork — the GUSA campaign season was underway once again. Though we don’t miss the late nights and sore knuckles from door knocking, it is hard not to think back to our own experience as candidates, and[Read More…]

by February 14, 2014 1 comment Opinion
America’s Recycled Cold War Strategy

America’s Recycled Cold War Strategy

This fall, the world will mark the 25th anniversary of the Berlin Wall’s fall. Those of us who lived through that period in history vividly recall the euphoria of the moment as celebrating Berliners climbed atop the remnants of the wall. The subsequent break-up of the Soviet Union signaled the[Read More…]

by February 14, 2014 0 comments Opinion
STIRRETT: Independent of Party, Not Purpose

STIRRETT: Independent of Party, Not Purpose

It’s become almost trite for Americans to complain about the lack of bipartisanship in Washington. Every stump speech includes some standard line about the need to break the “partisan gridlock.” “The Daily Show” had a great sketch this week in which John Oliver asked different individuals at the Democratic and[Read More…]

by October 2, 2012 0 comments Opinion

From DC to DMZ, a Newfound Identity

Being born in Seoul, South Korea, growing up in Sydney, Australia, and attending a university in the United States, my identity has never been easy to pin down. After finishing my freshman year at Georgetown, I was notified by the South Korean Department of Defense that I had to fulfill[Read More…]

by September 27, 2012 0 comments Opinion

Straighten Out the MSB Curve

If the McDonough School of Business’ aim is to educate students to be among the most competitive in the nation and more attractive to potential employers, its grading policy does a poor job of furthering that goal. While MSB students may be appealing to prospective hires once they graduate, the[Read More…]

by September 27, 2012 0 comments Opinion