Articles tagged: GU272 referendum
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
“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.
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.