Obama endorses Bowser for District mayor

No, not that Bowser. President Barack Obama has officially endorsed Democratic mayoral candidate Muriel Bowser, who won the primary in April. Obama lauded Bowser in a press release. “She is a champion for working and middle-class families, and a passionate… Read More

Georgetown adjunct professor suggests Obama be assassinated

Michael Scheuer, a former CIA officer and one of Georgetown’s adjunct professors for the Center for Peace and Security Studies, is infamous for his extreme rhetoric and ultra-conservative political opinions, but in one of his blog posts, he… Read More

Jon Favreau speaks about experience as Obama’s former speechwriter

Not many people have had the opportunity to see President Barack Obama speak firsthand, but on Thursday night in Gaston Hall, Georgetown was fortunate enough to experience the next best thing: listening to Obama’s former director of speechwriting, Jon Favreau…. Read More

Laura Anderko, Georgetown professor honored by the White House

Shortly after President Obama’s presented his speech on climate change at Georgetown, Laura Anderko, a Georgetown professor at the School of Nursing and Health Studies, was also invited by the White House  to share her perspective and counsel with senior… Read More

Photos: President Obama’s speech on climate change

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Specifics of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan revealed

Update, 6:58 am: Vox received two documents via email from the White House Office of the Press Secretary. One is a fact sheet—a rundown of the essential points of the President’s plan to tackle climate change, and the other is… Read More

President to deliver remarks at Georgetown on climate change

President Barack Obama has announced that he will present a new plan to tackle climate change this coming Tuesday at Georgetown. He will deliver the address at 1:35 p.m in front of Old North, a building that has… Read More

GUSA executive set to present intercollegiate petition to Congress for student loans

On July 1, federal Stafford loan interest rates will double from 3.4 to 6.8 percent, unless Congress acts before then to change the deadline. GUSA President Nate Tisa (SFS ’14) and Vice President Adam Ramadan (SFS ’14) have worked on urging… Read More

The Morning Digest: Study Slam and National Drinking (Water) Week

Better than a cup of coffee, the Morning Digest will provide you with what you need to be prepared for the day: a daily round-up of links, local news, and important events on campus and around D.C.    Today… Read More

Georgetown students run to the White House after Obama victory

President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden were reelected on Tuesday night, and hundreds of Hoyas ran to the White House to express their support. Both Leavey’s Sellinger Lounge and The Tombs were packed with Georgetown students watching the election… Read More