Articles tagged: gusa
Students frustrated with the new proposed housing plan
The recently announced changes to the 2022-2023 housing plan, including renovating the hotel, have frustrated many students.
Letter from the Editors: concerning the Vincent/Hirai endorsement
The Voice rescinds its endorsement of the Vincent/Hirai ticket, although we still believe Vincent would be the most progressive candidate.
Restoring GUSA’s reputation and improving student life on the ballot in the 2022 Senate elections
The Voice sat down with some of the senatorial candidates from the class of 2026 to discuss key initiatives and goals.
For lack of a progressive ticket, vote Vincent/Hirai
Here we are again. Another GUSA election, another set of lackluster candidates. If you’re looking for a progressive GUSA ticket, there isn’t one. So in the absence of better choices—or... Read more
MyAccess gets a makeover to mixed student reactions
The new and modernized MyAccess update, although necessary, have yet to be fully embraced by students, especially upperclassmen.
Launch of Hoya Transit pilot sees surge of student interest
4,067 students will enter the Hoya Transit Pilot Program and receive a $100 SmarTrip credit to determine the viability of a U-Pass program.
Summer woes: Students push for housing security over breaks
Georgetown’s housing policies and at times dismal living conditions pose barriers for students during winter break and summer when university amenities are limited.
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.
GUSA debates upcoming Executive transition and mask mandates
The Senate passed legislation to amend outdated bylaws and debated repealing mask mandates during their meeting on Feb. 20.
GUSA Senate declines to overturn executive election results, certifies Wolfe and Ume-Ukeje despite campaign allegations
The GUSA Senate convened on Feb. 13 to certify the 2022 executive election results over the recommendation of the Election Commission (EC).
Wolfe and Ume-Ukeje win the 2022 GUSA Executive Election
Kole Wolfe (SFS ’24) and Zeke Ume-Ukeje (COL ’24) have won the 2022 GUSA Executive Election, according to the Election Commission.
GUSA passes resolution condemning poor university communication in emergencies
GUSA condemned Georgetown’s failure to communicate safety concerns through HoyAlert and advocated for safety measures against sexual assault.
GUSA Executive debates reflect dissimilar levels of experience on ballot, GUSA controversies
The presidential and vice presidential debates occurred on Feb. 7 and 8 between the two official campaigns: Leonard/Khan and Wolfe/Ume-Ukeje.
Write-in “MO” for GUSA Exec
The Voice Editorial Board endorses the Marcella/Otice slate, the MO campaign, for the GUSA Executive election.
Two GUSA campaigns under fire, third ticket hastily joins the race for Exec
As of Feb. 6, there are now four tickets campaigning in the GUSA Executive election. Voting opens Thurday, Feb. 10.
GUSA passes a resolution calling for divestment connected to the genocide of Uyghur Muslims
GUSA passed legislation to address Georgetown’s endowment in companies related to the genocide and repression of Uyghur Muslims in China, as well as confirmed a new senator to fill a... Read more
GUSA tackles GOCard access, accessibility for immunocompromised students
As Georgetown prepares for a return to in-person learning, GUSA passed legislation advocating for immunocompromised students and expanding GOCard access at their meeting on Jan. 23. The first resolution calls... Read more
GUSA passes legislation advocating for students during virtual learning period
Following the heated debate in last week’s meeting, GUSA took further action to address student concerns about the upcoming virtual learning period in a shorter and productive meeting on Jan.... Read more
GUSA swears in new vice president following Sanchez resignation
GUSA swore in Thomas Leonard (COL ’23) as its new vice president following the official resignation of former VP Nicole Sanchez (SFS ’22) at its Dec. 5 meeting. Sanchez resigned... Read more
GUSA fights to ensure GU272 descendants are heard at Georgetown
“This university’s occupation is fundamentally tied to colonial development and we call for land back,” Genevieve Grenier (MSB ’24), GUSA community director, said. GUSA recently held an event to call... Read more