Prefrosh Preview: LGBTQ on the Hilltop

For those of you who have been living under a rock, LGBTQ, as the Georgetown LGTBQ Resource Center defines it, stands for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning. Georgetown has come a long way from its cisgendered, anti-gay… Read More

This Week in the Voice: Somewhere over the rainbow flag

In the feature this week, take a look at Georgetown’s LGBTQ community. There has been a lot of progress made in recent years, but there are still avenues for improvement: After the establishment of the Gay and Lesbian Alliance… Read More

College Dems host Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass) to discuss his views on Israel

Last night, Barney Frank (D- Mass.), America’s most prominent gay Jewish politician, spoke on the current state of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict at the initial event of “Israel Issue Week”, hosted by the Georgetown University College Democrats and J… Read More

Former NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue donates $1 million to LGBTQ center

On October 26, Georgetown announced that former National Football League Commissioner and current chair of the University’s Board of Directors Paul Tagliabue (COL ’62) and his wife, Chandler Tagliabue, have made a $5 million gift to the University,… Read More

LGBTQ community celebrates seniors at 2011 Lavender Graduation

Yesterday afternoon, members of the LGBTQ community, as well as friends, family, and University administrators, gathered in Copley Formal Lounge for the third annual Lavender Graduation. Congressman David Cicilline (LAW ’86), the first openly gay mayor of Providence,… Read More

Gender Liberation Week speaker argues marriage is death for LGBTQ rights

Tuesday night in White-Gravenor, LGBTQ rights advocate Ryan Conrad shared his unconventional opinions about the futility of marriage rights. “Is [marriage] the battle worth fighting for?” he asked. “I think not.” As the author and founder of Against… Read More

Prefro … er, Frosh Preview: Crime news you can use

Just like last year, Vox has compiled a guide to “news you can use”, or in other words, an excessively comprehensive review of last year’s important news stories. Today, we cover the crime issues that made headlines. Sexual… Read More

Walter Schubert’s complete letters to the Georgetown administration

In today’s Voice news section, I wrote about how the homophobic crimes and sexual crimes against students at Georgetown has begun to affect—and possibly damage—how outsiders view Georgetown. One particularly big affect of these crimes is that Walter… Read More

AU students plan short film about Georgetown bias crimes

Students at the November 2 anti-hate crime vigil Three American University students are producing a short video about the several bias–related incidents that took place on Georgetown’s campus this semester. Though they are producing the film for a… Read More

LGBTQ Center Director says yesterday’s anti-gay slur was directed at her personally, not wider LGBTQ community

Subbaraman in the LGBTQ Center LGBTQ Center Director Sivagami Subbaraman told the Voice that yesterday’s incident—which was described in the campus-wide email as “a written slur posted on the door of the LGBTQ Resource Center”—involved a note addressed… Read More