President DeGioia (and Todd Olson) discuss China, campus plan, Healy Pub, and more

Yesterday evening, President Jack DeGioia and Vice President of Student Affairs Todd Olson sat down with campus media to answer any questions they have at the start of the 2011-2012 academic year. We would like to thank all… Read More

Students provide feedback on New South Student Center plans

Editor’s Note: We’re trying to get sketch-ups of the New South Student Center. Check back later for an update. Georgetown administrators held an open meeting yesterday to solicit student input on the proposed New South Student Center. A… Read More

Caption contest: We’re a little bit obsessed with this photo

We all owe a huge debt of gratitude to @kageasaurus, who caught VP for Student Affairs Todd Olson at last night’s Dr. Seuss-themed Midnight Breakfast. So, commenting horde, what’s Olson’s thinking?

Breaking: Graduate student dies in Yates Field House

Today, at 5:41 p.m., Todd Olson, Vice President of Student Affairs sent a campus-wide email, here below, saying that 28-year old doctoral student Evan North had died in Yates Field House last night. In an email from Colin Brody… Read More

Olson discusses Campus Plan changes

After ongoing negative feedback by residents of surrounding communities to Georgetown’s 2010 Campus Plan, the university has introduced a number of amendments to the plan in a Pre-Hearing Submission filed with the DC Zoning Commission on March 31…. Read More

University takes to the airwaves to defend Campus Plan

Vice President for Student Affairs Todd Olson joined Jorge Abud, American University’s assistant vice president for facilities development and real estate, on the The Kojo Nnamdi Show on Monday afternoon. Olson and Abud took part in the WAMU radio… Read More

Washington Post reports that K2 tip, not “strange odor,” led to Harbin arrests

The Washington Post is reporting that University Public Safety officers received a drug tip on Saturday morning that led to the arrests of Charlie Smith (SFS ’14), John Perrone, a University of Richmond freshman, and John Romano (COL… Read More

University sends update about Harbin Hall evacuation

Tuesday, 6:45 p.m. update: According to an email sent to students by the University Housing Department, Facilities Management will test each residence hall’s fire alarm system this week. Between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. tomorrow, Darnall and New… Read More

University administrators respond to Saturday’s DMT arrests

In a meeting with campus media this evening, Todd Olson, university vice president of student affairs, and Julie Green Batialle, university spokesperson, revealed more details surrounding the DMT arrests in Harbin Hall last Saturday. “The fact is it… Read More

Olson emails parents on today’s “very unusual” situation

Shortly after sending an email to the Georgetown community this evening, Vice President of Student Affairs Todd Olson sent a message to the parents of students about the arrest of two Harbin Hall residents. Olson also emphasized the… Read More