A recap of Tuesday’s Heckler forum, with written reactions from Todd Olson and students

Stuef speaks at last night’s forum Heckler Editor-in-Chief Jack Stuef (COL ’10) answered questions and tried to explain his point of view on a recent controversial Heckler issue at a forum Tuesday night, while students debated the articles… Read More

Students discuss campus space issues with top administrators at recent summit

Because Sellinger just isn’t quite sufficient… The Student Space Working Group—an organization founded in the fall of 2008 to address the lack of study space, social areas, offices for student organizations, and a centralized student center—recently got the… Read More

Administrators hold safety forum in response to hate crimes

Georgetown students and administrators conducted a panel in the ICC Auditorium about Georgetown’s response to hate crimes last Thursday. Several administrators attended the panel, included Vice President for Student Affairs Todd Olson and Vice President for University Safety… Read More

More information and photos from tonight’s Midnight Madness shooting

Get the flash player here: http://www.adobe.com/flashplayer Vice President for Student Affairs Todd Olson just officially confirmed that one shot was fired in a men’s bathroom in McDonough.  No one was injured, but authorities made the decision to hold… Read More

Diversity Working Groups hold town hall meeting

On Thursday night, students from the Diversity working groups commissioned by President John DeGioia’s office gathered for a town hall meeting in Copley Formal Lounge.  Although the meeting was sparsely attended, a number of prominent administrators were present,… Read More

Merry Christmas from Vox Populi!

Above, a reminder to avoid the mistletoe at all costs. Happy holidays!

Student Affairs Newsletter riles up a Georgetown parent

Noro-what? We all have our qualms about Georgetown, but few of us has ever aired our grievances with such reply-all audacity as Ivan Batishchev did yesterday afternoon. In response to an email from Todd Olson’s office which announced… Read More

Georgetown drubs Brookings in Manliest competition

“Bros before hos” In October, I used a method developed by City Paper’s Amanda Hess to see which Georgetown publication is manliest. Yesterday, Hess ran the numbers on the University administration and it’s almost a sweep for patriarchy:… Read More

Todd Olson talks Ten Year Plan

Georgetown administrators Todd Olson and Charles DeSantis met with student reporters last week to talk about Georgetown’s Ten Year Plan for campus expansion. The plan’s name might sound Stalinist, but its goals–potential ideas include a new “green” initiative,… Read More

An open letter to Olson …

In this week’s feature, I quote from an open letter that four faculty members sent to Vice President for Student Affairs Todd Olson regarding GU Pride’s abortive protest and the Professors’ role in Georgetown policymaking: It is simply… Read More