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Troupe Strives for Stage Repairs

Troupe Strives for Stage Repairs

The Mask & Bauble Dramatic Society will have to raise $33,000 to replace the dimmer system in Poulton Hall’s Stage III, but, until its fiscal goals are met, the group has resorted to using ice cubes to keep the lights cool enough to operate during shows. The performing arts group[Read More…]

by December 6, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
Troupe Strives for Stage Repairs

Troupe Strives for Stage Repairs

ALEXANDER BROWN/THE HOYAThe Mask & Bauble Dramatic Society is soliciting donations in the “Keep the Lights On!” campaign to replace the dimmer system for their home, Stage III, located within Poulton Hall. The Mask & Bauble Dramatic Society will have to raise $33,000 to replace the dimmer system in Poulton[Read More…]

by December 6, 2013 0 comments Uncategorized

Beyond Pride, LGBTQ Groups Hone Identities

A perception of homogeneity within GU Pride has led students to found two new discussion groups for students who are part of less prominent components of the LGBTQ community. The Queer Women’s Collective and a discussion group for transgender students invite students with a relationship to each identity to discuss[Read More…]

by November 19, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Campaign Finance Reform on Table

The D.C. Council heard Councilmember Kenyan McDuffie’s (D-Ward 5) campaign-finance reform bill, a legislation package to close loopholes and increase transparency nearly two years in the making in response to several high-profile corruption cases, last week. The bill would close the LLC loophole, which allows certain business owners to contribute[Read More…]

by November 5, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Socioeconomics Next for GUSA

The Georgetown University Student Association is forming a Socioeconomic Working Group, which GUSA President Nate Tisa (SFS ’14) and Vice President Adam Ramadan (SFS ’14) promised to do during their election campaign in March. The committee, led by GUSA Secretary of Social Justice Brittney Blakely (COL ’14), is aiming to[Read More…]

by October 29, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

California Jesuit Schools Cut Elective Abortion Coverage

Loyola Marymount University and Santa Clara University, two Jesuit schools in California, ended faculty healthcare coverage for elective abortion this month. When these changes take effect in 2014, therapeutic abortions and access to contraception will continue to be covered while a third-party plan still covers elective abortions. Loyola Marymount dropped[Read More…]

by October 25, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Vets Run to Raise Money for Wounded

Two active-duty soldiers will finish a 185-mile, seven-day run on Copley Lawn on Saturday to raise money to assist wounded veterans. Since the event’s inception four years ago, two soldiers, accompanied by a bicycle support group, have annually run the entire length of the C&O Canal Trail, a 185 mile-long[Read More…]

by September 20, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
Walsh Exhibit Blends Art and Science

Walsh Exhibit Blends Art and Science

I can’t decide if the creation before me reminds me more of an autumn leaf or a fire. It’s three-dimensional, with wispy, irregular paper formations that jump off the surface in a way that reminds me of fall. Perhaps this is because the season is fast approaching, but given that[Read More…]

by September 14, 2012 0 comments The Guide

All That Glitters is Gold: Georgetown Student Shines in New Exhibit

For Julien Isaacs, it all started with an Amazon order of glitter. Isaacs (SFS ’12) had been involved in art long before he came to Georgetown, but it wasn’t until this year that he had the “epiphany,” as he called it, to use glitter as his medium. “I needed something that was totally modern, something[Read More…]

by March 29, 2012 0 comments Arts & Entertainment, The Guide

Student Style Puts Twist on Service

Tiara Kawser (MSB ’15), like many Hoyas, is passionate about both fashion and social justice. She’s combined these two loves by serving as the chair of Georgetown Program Board’s seventh annual Spring Fashion Show. The event this Saturday will display some of Georgetown’s hottest fashions, with all proceeds benefiting Roslin Orphanage. Roslin was founded in West[Read More…]

by March 22, 2012 0 comments The Guide