Articles tagged: Gaston Hall
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
Organizers for slavery accountability disappointed with reconciliation fund
Student activists with Hoyas for Slavery Accountability expressed anger and disappointment in the Georgetown University Reconciliation Fund.
1619 Freedom School founders speak about community literacy work
The 1619 Freedom School, founded by Hannah-Jones, is an after-school program for young Black kids to learn Black history.
Penn Masala and Student Groups Light Up the Stage at Gaston Hall
The South Asian student organizations of Georgetown, George Washington University, and American University hosted Penn Masala and various South Asian student dance groups at Gaston Hall in front of a... Read more
Mark Zuckerberg Visits Georgetown to Discuss Free Expression
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg spoke and answered questions about free expression in Gaston Hall on Thursday. The event, titled “A Conversation on Free Expression,” began with a 35-minute speech articulating... Read more
President Duque Discusses Future of Colombia in Gaston Event
Colombian President Iván Duque Márquez (MSPP ’07) spoke in Gaston Hall on Feb. 14 about critical policy issues facing Colombia and Latin America. Elected in 2018, Duque spoke as part... Read more