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ADMINISTRATOR’S CORNER: I Am Going to Tell You How Martin Luther King Jr. Would Think that Appropriating Black History to Make Your Point Is Racist

Sunday, January 31st, 2010
ADMINISTRATOR’S CORNER:  I Am Going to Tell You How Martin Luther King Jr. Would Think that Appropriating Black History to Make Your Point Is Racist

Dear Members of the Georgetown Community: Georgetown is a thriving community of intellectual thought, and each day our environment presents us with new challenges. Some challenges may be building a big igloo out of sloppy joe meat and cornstarch in your office in Healy. Some challenges may be cutting a hole in the... »

ADMINISTRATOR’S CORNER: DeGioia’s Sloppy Joe Blog

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009
ADMINISTRATOR’S CORNER: DeGioia’s Sloppy Joe Blog

This is gonna be a sloppy joes blog, because that’s my favorite food.  Sloppy joes!  Ah, they taste so good.  To start things off with this first post, I’ll post pictures of a bunch of recent ones I’ve had: This one I made Thursday afternoon at the office.  I made enough for everybody, including Tennessee... »

ADMINISTRATOR’S CORNER: A Poem By Jack DeGioia

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008

Our president has decided to take up poetry, and you will probably recognize this piece from the broadcast e-mail you received of it. He has also forced us to print it here in exchange for not suing us for various acts of libel against him and his family. under his desk a university president sits under... »

A Message from the President

Thursday, February 27th, 2003

To the Georgetown University Community, As you know, in the past eighteen months the University hasn’t done anything to enhance our emergency preparedness. Now, with the recent elevation of the Homeland Security threat level to High Condition (Orange), the University is operating at a decreased level of preparedness. In the event of an emergency in the... »