Articles tagged: bsc
“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.
Georgetown Rewind: A Conversation with DeGioia
President John J. DeGioia sat down with a former editor-in-chief of the Voice, Sarah Watson (SFS ’22), to discuss university-wide issues.
Georgetown administration supports new Title IX initiatives
A new university formal comment supports proposed changes to federal Title IX policy, extending support for survivors of sexual violence.
After years of activism, student advocates reflect on exhaustion
For the activists on campus, who organize for increased student resources and university accountability, exhaustion is pervasive.
Georgetown announces online mental health service, begins closing care gap
Georgetown’s Counseling and Psychiatric Services (CAPS) announced a new resource, HoyaWell in an effort to address mental health needs.
Georgetown Explained: Title IX
CW: This article discusses topics of sexual misconduct and assault This article is part of a series of explainer pieces by the Voice on some of the most important topics... Read more
Students demand university response to new Title IX regulations
Content warning: sexual harassment, sexual assault Members of the Georgetown community are supporting a petition demanding the university commit to a series of policies supporting survivors of sexual assault and... Read more
Students call for Georgetown to cut ties with MPD
A petition calling for Georgetown to end its contract with the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) was posted on Change.org on June 2. The petition has over 6,000 signatures as of... Read more
GUSA Senate passes resolution in support of Black Lives Matter protests
Content Warning: This article references violence and police brutality. The GUSA Senate passed a resolution to support the Black Lives Matter protests and the Black students on Georgetown’s campus at... Read more
Black Survivors Coalition Pushes the Boundaries of Student Activism
Content warning: This article discusses sexual assault For Georgetown’s survivors of sexual assault, sometimes direct action is the only way to get results. When members of the Black Survivors Coalition... Read more