Maryland Inmates Can Now Earn A Bachelor's Degree From Georgetown UniversityGeorgetown University has announced a new program that will allow some Maryland prison inmates to earn bachelor's degrees.
Georgetown Students Push University For Action On Slavery ReparationsGeorgetown University students gathered Thursday to protest the university's lack of progress on implementing reparations for descendants of slaves once sold by the school. Students voted overwhelmingly in favor of the plan in a referendum in April, but activists say so far little has been done to carry it out.
Former Georgetown Basketball Player Sentenced For Attempting To Sexually Assault A MinorA former Georgetown University basketball player was sentenced to 25 years with all but 20 years suspended in prison for strangling and attempting to sexually assault his live-in girlfriend's 17-year-old daughter.
Georgetown University Report Criticizes NYPD For Use Celebrity Photos For Facial RecognitionThe New York Police Department used a photo of Woody Harrelson in its facial recognition program in an attempt to identify a beer thief who looked like the actor, according to a report published Thursday.
Student In College Admissions Scandal Sues Georgetown Over Potential Expulsion After Father Pleads GuiltyA Georgetown University student caught up in the college admissions scandal is suing to prevent the school from potentially kicking him out.
Georgetown Students Vote In Favor Of Paying Reparations To The Descendants Of The Slaves Who Made The School PossibleOfficials said that while student referendums help express student perspectives, they "do not create university policy and are not binding on the university."
Georgetown Students To Vote On Slavery Reparations FundGeorgetown University students are considering a fee benefiting the descendants of enslaved people sold to pay off the school's debts.
Nationwide College Admissions Scandal Linked To College Tennis Coach Gordie Ernst, Georgetown UniversityAthletic coaches from Georgetown University are among those who allegedly took bribes to help parents get their children into the DC-based university as a part of a nationwide college admissions scheme.
Judge Approves $14.25M Settlement For Victims Of Convicted RabbiA judge has preliminary approved a $14.25 million settlement in a lawsuit against a DC rabbi convicted of voyeurism.
London Man Who Kidnapped Georgetown Student Will Be DeportedA London resident who pleaded guilty to kidnapping a Georgetown University student and attempting to rob him will be deported.
Georgetown To Rename Buildings In Honor Of Enslaved PeopleGeorgetown University is set to rename two buildings on campus in honor of people who were sold as slaves in Maryland in 1838.
Police: Student Kidnapped, Driven to ATMs Before ReleasePolice are searching for a man they say kidnapped a Georgetown University student and tried to force him to withdraw money from ATMs and make large purchases at stores.
Georgetown To Give Slave Descendants Priority For AdmissionGeorgetown University is acknowledging the role slavery played in the prestigious university's history.
Judge Upholds Rabbi's Sentence Of 6.5 Years For Secretly Taping WomenThe rabbi sentenced to more than six years in prison for videotaping dozens of women as they prepared for a ritual bath returned to court.
Transgender Woman Files Complaint Over Breast Surgery Denial A transgender woman has filed a complaint against Medstar Georgetown University Hospital, saying she was denied breast implant surgery because of her gender identity.