Articles tagged: February Digital Issue
Georgetown’s reluctance to teach its history of racial transgression undermines commitment to anti-racism
Georgetown must educate students about its history of racial transgression in order to facilitate an anti-racist campus culture.
With a snap of my fingers
I got to Georgetown, and right from the beginning, I felt—yet again—the need to prove myself. Only one semester into college I realized that my idea of accomplishment, an idea based on being more successful than everyone around me, just is not sustainable.
Refusing to put down the camera, GUTV documents a semester online
While film production struggles to ramp back up on Hollywood lots, Georgetown student filmmakers are finding ways to capture their own tenacity on camera through homemade documentaries. On Feb. 9,... Read more
Make room, Georgetown. Indigenous studies needs a place in the academy.
When we throw open the doors, Indigenous academia will be there to take the place that always should have been theirs.
A Nepalese team became the first to summit K2 in the winter—here’s why it matters
On Jan. 16, the 8,611-meter summit of K2 heard the sounds of something it had never heard before during the winter months. The sound of humans on the peak in... Read more
COVID-19 cases surge amid influx of students in Georgetown
The first few weeks of the spring semester have been marked by a significant uptick in COVID-19 cases as students return to the area.
Minari studies the American dream through a Korean lens
“Minari is wonderful, minari is wonderful.” So goes the song that seven-year-old David (Alan S. Kim) sings as his grandmother, Soon-ja (Youn Yuh-jung), tends to the Korean herb from which... Read more
Tear down your monuments to enslavement, Georgetown
Georgetown must reckon with its history of racism through renaming buildings and erecting permanent memorials.
What foreign policymakers can learn from racial justice advocates
American foreign policy needs to adopt the same theory of change and progressive ideology as American racial justice activism.
February Digital Issue
Hello readers! Another semester is here, and sadly that means another semester without physical copies of the Voice. We cannot wait until we are back on campus so we can work... Read more