The Hoya

Happy 95th birthday, you estranged cousin from down the hall

Today, our arch rivals somewhat competent practitioners in journalism amicable “newspaper of record,” whatever that means, down the hallway of the fourth floor of the Leavey Center has made it into its 95th year of existence. Vox takes a look back… Read More

Hoya delays independence again, WaPo doesn’t notice

Kudos to the Washington Post Magazine for directing some attention toward the Hoya and its push for independence — but, even the pros can miss news. On Tuesday night, Hoya staffers voted down a motion to pursue independence,… Read More

The Hoya unveils new website

The Hoya, our friendly competitor, premiered its new website yesterday. The College Media Network, a private web-developing subsidiary of mtvU, created the site at no cost to The Hoya, according to Editor-in-Chief Eamon O’Connor (COL ’12). The Hoya… Read More

On the field and in the newsroom, Voice staffers dominate

Vox was kicked off the Voice squad after failing to shave his sideburns. Just a day after the Voice vanquished the Hoya in a nail-biter of a softball game, Georgetown’s rival newspapers met once again to do battle… Read More

The Hoya writes to Media Board, plans to submit budget

Surprising no one, Vox has learned that the Hoya will submit a budget proposal to the Media Board for the 2010-2011 academic year. The decision, which was largely expected after the Hoya‘s Board of Directors chose to defer… Read More

An external review prompted by The Hoya‘s April Fools’ Issue yields 18 suggestions for improvement

About one year ago, Georgetown University’s Media Board issued five sanctions against The Hoya for its 2009 April Fools’ Issue. One of the sanctions directed The Hoya to pay for a third-party review of the newspaper by someone… Read More

Saxaspeak relaunches under The Hoya

Saxaspeak, Vox‘s old blogging buddy, is back. This time, though, it’s called, Saxaspeak: The Talk of the Hilltop, and it’s run by the Hoya. The old Saxaspeak collapsed shortly after it became a mere repository of Georgetown Google… Read More

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

The Heckler‘s Stuef responds to backlash as critics prepare for forum

From the Heckler‘s blog Tonight, recent issues of the student satire magazine Georgetown Heckler will be the subject of a student forum planned by students who have found some of its content offensive. Jack Stuef (COL ’10), the Heckler‘s editor, told the Voice last… Read More

This year’s Reimagine Georgetown winners

As one its many philanthropy initiatives, the Corp annually doles out Reimagine Georgetown grants to programs that “seek to improve our undergraduate experience at Georgetown in creative ways.”  In recent years, grants—which are co-sponsored by GUASFCU and The… Read More