Georgetown University will give preference in admissions to descendants of slaves owned by the Maryland Jesuits as part of its effort to atone for profiting from the sale of slaves.
Georgetown University will give preference in admissions to descendants of slaves owned by the Maryland Jesuits as part of its effort to atone for profiting from the sale of slaves. Jacquelyn Martin AP
Georgetown University will give preference in admissions to descendants of slaves owned by the Maryland Jesuits as part of its effort to atone for profiting from the sale of slaves. Jacquelyn Martin AP

At Georgetown University, response to a regrettable past

September 14, 2016 8:50 PM