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U.S. Appeals Court Upholds Virginia Death Sentence

A federal appeals court has rejected a Virginia death row inmate’s claim that he can’t be executed because he is intellectually disabled.

06/30/2015

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Georgetown Alum Gives $10M to Create Center on Real Estate

A Georgetown University alumnus is donating $10 million to the school to launch a new center focused on global real estate.

04/23/2015

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Georgetown Organizes ‘Swap’ To Rid Campus of Gear From Other Schools

What the heck are Hoyas doing walking around campus in Villanova and Syracuse gear?

04/02/2015

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President Obama Releases His NCAA Bracket

President Barack Obama’s bracket has Kentucky going all the way in the NCAA tournament, beating Villanova in the championship game.

03/18/2015

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Hoyas’ Senior Scores After Heart Condition Ended Career

Tyler Adams’s return to the court lasted 15 seconds. That’s more than the Georgetown center expected after a heart ailment stopped his basketball career more than three years ago.

03/07/2015

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Homeless D.C. Valedictorian Working on Scholarship Foundation

It’s been a few months since we were introduced to Rashema Melson, the teenager from Southeast, D.C. who graduated from Anacostia High School as valedictorian and got a full-ride scholarship to Georgetown University, all despite being homeless for the past five years.

11/30/2014

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Supporting Our Military On Campus

Under the GI Bill, veterans are provided with financial support for education, making college a viable dream.

11/17/2014

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Georgetown Student Caught With Poison Sentenced

A Georgetown student who was caught on campus with a deadly amount of the poison ricin was sentenced to prison Monday.

11/10/2014

Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus is outlining a series of "unifying goals" for the GOP that include an improved immigration system, a strong national defense and conservative family values. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

RNC Chair Outlines Election Goals Amid Fears GOP Too Focused On Obama

Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus is outlining a series of “unifying goals” for the GOP that include an improved immigration system, a strong national defense and conservative family values.

10/02/2014

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Georgetown Student Died of Bacterial Meningitis

A Georgetown student who died after contracting meningitis had the most serious form of the infection.

09/19/2014

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