Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Tag: Georgetown University

Georgetown Enslaved Her Ancestor. Now As a...

Days into her freshman term at Georgetown University, Mélisande Short-Colomb describes herself as “a somewhat disadvantaged student.” “I'm 63 years old. I don't have...

Georgetown University Invites Descendants of Enslaved Workers...

In a continued effort to atone for its ties to slavery, Georgetown University hosted a worship service of remembrance and repentance on Tuesday, April...

Michael Eric Dyson Tears into Bill Cosby’s...

Michael Eric Dyson is blasting Bill Cosby for claiming racism in his ongoing sexual assault case. Dyson reacted to the report Thursday that Cosby's...

Students Successfully Pressure Georgetown to Rename Two...

Georgetown University is taking steps to address some uncomfortable aspects of its past. Georgetown students have pressured the university to acknowledge it was built...