Articles tagged: h*yas for choice
Dismantling rape culture with Marlee Liss for Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Marlee Liss, award-winning speaker and author of Re-Humanize, held discussions with Georgetown students about alternative resolutions to sexual assault cases and heteronormativity in sexual education on April 12 and 13.
Heckler puts its foot down: Red Square table mocks Right to Life, promotes reproductive justice
On Feb. 9, David Edwards protested Right to Life by sticking his feet out from under a replica banner that read "Right to Feet."
H*yas for Choice leads student protest against 24th Cardinal O’Connor Conference
Over a hundred Georgetown students took to the Healy steps to protest the Cardinal O’Connor Conference on Jan. 21.
Hoya Sex-a: The Voice’s 2022 sex survey
As the first brisk wave of winter air blows across campus, the Voice wants to know more about the steamy sex lives of its readers. More importantly, we want to promote a raw dialogue about sex—the carnal details, the riveting minutiae, and everything in between.
D.C. bill requires schools to provide free period products to students
The D.C. Council passed a bill requiring District schools to provide free period products in all women’s and gender-neutral bathrooms.
Reform the Cardinal O’Connor Conference on Life
Due to the hypocritical and offense nature of the conference and its speakers, H*yas for Choice calls on the Georgetown administration to mandate a conference name change by December 2021, as well as to explicitly condemn the actions of Cardinal O’Connor and the offensive rhetoric of the speakers at the conference.
Georgetown Explained: Contraceptive access on campus
This article is part of a series of explainer pieces by the Voice on some of the most important topics on campus. Other articles in the series can be found... Read more
Seeking a Space on Campus, Student Groups Weigh Benefits of University Recognition
String lights and pops of color hung on the walls of the Henle apartment: a portrait of Lupita Nyong’o, old Kober-Cogan building signs, and a miniature basketball hoop. This is... Read more
Petition calls on DeGioia to ban H*yas for Choice
An online petition with more than 15,000 signatures is calling for University President John DeGioia to ban H*yas for Choice (HFC). The petition, posted by TFP Student Action, has been... Read more
H*yas for Choice begins offering Plan B
H*yas for Choice (HFC), a student group that advocates for reproductive and sexual rights and healthcare, and is unaffiliated with the university, announced they would be offering Morning After Emergency... Read more
H*yas for Choice demands transparency in birth control coverage decision
Members of unrecognized student group H*yas for Choice delivered a letter to university president John DeGioia’s office on Monday detailing what they see as a lack of transparency in the... Read more
Protect Global Health, End the Gag Rule
The World Health Organization estimates that every eight minutes a woman in the developing world dies from an unsafe abortion. On January 23, 2017 President Donald Trump endangered even more... Read more
Cultural Switch-Ups: Reproductive Rights in Chile
When you see Instagram posts of people’s study abroad experiences, you never see the 2 a.m. Wednesday night faces of desperation as gringos try to decipher jumbled streams of slang... Read more
Free Condoms and Sexual Assault: A Critique of My Freshmen Year Opining
Three and a half years ago I wrote an article for The Georgetown Voice entitled “Free Condoms At Parties May Encourage Sexual Assault.” As I prepare to graduate from Georgetown,... Read more
GUPD officer removes H*yas For Choice members protesting on 37th Street
An officer from Georgetown’s Department of Public Safety removed H*yas for Choice members from tabling on the sidewalk outside the University’s front gates Monday. The group was protesting a ceremony... Read more