A deep dive into the most important issues on campus.
The Voice’s Bunn Award winners 2022-2023
The Voice won 13 of the 18 Edward B. Bunn Awards for Journalistic Excellence, which honor the work of student journalists!
David Shick and the forgotten legacy of Georgetown Day
Georgetown Day is characterized by daytime parties to celebrate the end of classes—but underneath the revelry, the day has a tragic past most Hoyas don’t know about.
Validating communities: Exploring queer joy at Georgetown
But actually entering Georgetown’s queer community revealed a landscape of identity and experience far more diverse and complex than one affinity group chat for queer people or just a “very gay” university.
Beyond fleeting joy, Black art is more than the antithesis of pain
Black art made of the mundane is rarely celebrated. Rather, when it comes to representing Black lives, it is art that draws from both personal and systemic forms of suffering that is given precedence.
Here I Am is filled with ancestors and living history
“We’re continuously walking on graves. The earth itself is somebody’s grave,” Mélisande Short-Colomb (CAS ’21) recalled her father’s words while standing on the stage in Gaston Hall, during the inaugural... Read more
ChatGPT is not the end of written integrity
ChatGPT has upended what it means to write, but it may not be the game-changer for writing that the world initially envisioned.
HUGHLANDER demonstrates vulnerability on demo nights.
Through reckoning with grief, Malachi Quarles (CAS ’23) who releases music under the alias HUGHLANDER produced his latest album, demo nights.
“Asian Style Inspires Activism”: A runway of celebration and resistance
Runway ASIA aimed to fulfill a dual purpose of inspiring Asian activism and celebrating Asian joy by creating a safe and accessible space for creative expression, while also acting as a fundraiser.
GUASFCU intern highlights institutional anti-Blackness, calls for change in open letter
Joel Bossous (CAS ’23) is calling for structural and cultural change to Georgetown University Alumni and Student Federal Credit Union.
Facing managerial hostility, Georgetown’s facilities workers reveal deteriorating work environment
Many long-time facilities workers consider the last year one of the worst for labor relations in recent memory.
“Involuntary founders”: the missing people in Georgetown’s memory work
Addressing and acknowledging the university’s history of slavery is intimately intertwined with developing ways to actively memorialize the people it enslaved.
Georgetown students bring down the gavel on inequities in collegiate debate
Georgetown’s positionality as a predominantly white institution translates into the debate world, but students are trying to change that.
“This is what community looks like”: Student activists receive university response to hate crime, ending sit-in
After the fourth consecutive day of the GU Protects Racists sit-in, university administrators publicly responded to the demands of LaHannah Giles on Dec. 8. On Dec. 9, organizers decided to end the sit-in.
#GeorgetownProtectsRacists sit-in demands accountability for hate crime
Students are occupying Healy Hall to demand accountability and justice for LaHannah Giles (COL ’23), the survivor of a racist hate crime on Georgetown Day this year.
Delta Phi Epsilon Fraternity embroiled in drama and litigation
The Delta Phi Epsilon Professional Foreign Service Fraternity and an associated nonprofit are the center of a recent civil suit.
Hoya Sex-a: The Voice’s 2022 sex survey
As the first brisk wave of winter air blows across campus, the Voice wants to know more about the steamy sex lives of its readers. More importantly, we want to promote a raw dialogue about sex—the carnal details, the riveting minutiae, and everything in between.
Pandemic upheaval: How “zero-COVID” policies have burdened Chinese international students
For Chinese international students, the tumultuous return home is merely a symptom of the Chinese government’s broader “zero COVID” policy apparatus to manage COVID-19.
Comeback time: After a disastrous season, Men’s Basketball looks for a fresh start
After winning the 2021 BIG EAST tournament, the Georgetown Men’s Basketball Team looked to replicate their success in the 2021-22 season. With two key recruits in Aminu Mohammed and Ryan... Read more
Educator exodus: Inside D.C.’s teacher turnover crisis
It’s an alarming high, especially here in the District. D.C. currently has the highest urban teacher turnover rate in the entire country.
Will the post-Dobbs voter momentum continue through the midterms?
“I think Dobbs has had a huge effect on what the midterms will look like. I feel like right now it looks like it’s anyone’s midterm,” Robin Huang (SFS ’23) said.