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GUSA President Trevor Tezel (SFS ’15) and Vice President Omika Jikaria (SFS ’15)  reflect on their experiences and look forward to senior year.

New GUSA Leaders Show Passion for Path Ahead

After winning the GUSA executive election one month ago and being sworn into their positions last weekend, the work of Trevor Tezel (SFS ’15) and Omika Jikaria (SFS ’15) as president and vice president is just getting started. These rising seniors have changed a lot since they first stepped foot[Read More…]

by March 28, 2014 0 comments Guide - Top, Lifestyle, The Guide
Paving a Rough Road to Peace

Paving a Rough Road to Peace

Elijah Jatovsky (SFS ’16) was running with Jacob Sorrells (SFS ’16) to the Capitol when Jatovsky happened to mention J Street U, an organization he had heard of at home. Fully expecting to have to explain to his friend that J Street U is a national organization dedicated to finding[Read More…]

by March 21, 2014 0 comments Guide - Top, Lifestyle, The Guide
Behind the Scenes of an MSB Student’s Directorial Debut

Behind the Scenes of an MSB Student’s Directorial Debut

Brett Treacy (MSB ’15), an aspiring filmmaker, recently debuted his first short film, “Petals.” The film follows the story of a young woman who is wrought with guilt and who pursues redemption, taking with her a symbolic bouquet of yellow roses. The film examines death and loss, but it also[Read More…]

by March 21, 2014 0 comments Guide - Top, Lifestyle, The Guide
Fashionably Thrifty

Fashionably Thrifty

Georgetown University is gifted with a vibrant surrounding community that’s constantly bustling with activities. From bowling by the water to touring museums, there’s never a dull moment in the life of a student in Washington, D.C. However, there are always those days when after spending a nice afternoon shopping around[Read More…]

by March 21, 2014 1 comment Guide - Top, Lifestyle, The Guide
Set to Stir Up Appetites

Set to Stir Up Appetites

Most college students love food. But with small dorm room kitchens, repetitive choices at O’Donovan Hall and the expensive prices of Georgetown restaurants, food around campus can sometimes lose its luster. Anne Gilliland (COL ’16) and Tori Goodell (COL ’16), founders of the Georgetown chapter of Spoon University, intend to[Read More…]

by March 21, 2014 0 comments Lifestyle, The Guide
Women Leaders Set to Own It

Women Leaders Set to Own It

Despite only being recognized by the Student Activities Commission this semester, Georgetown Women in Leadership, a group whose motive is to advance undergraduate women personally and professionally, is powering full steam ahead and proving just what women can achieve. Its upcoming Own It Summit on April 12 features speakers ranging[Read More…]

by February 28, 2014 1 comment Lifestyle, The Guide
Drama Jumps Into the Deep End

Drama Jumps Into the Deep End

“Pool (no water)” is a contemporary play by Mark Ravenhill about a tight knit group of artists struggling with issues of creative jealousy, guilt and addiction, currently being performed by Nomadic Theatre. The production takes place in a townhouse living room on 37th Street that can only hold an audience[Read More…]

by February 28, 2014 0 comments Lifestyle, The Guide
This One’s Just Right

This One’s Just Right

Though many of us remember the protagonist in the story of “Goldilocks and the Three Bears” getting away scot-free, Georgetown University Children’s Theater has other ideas for the golden-haired heroine. In “Goldilocks on Trial,” a play written by Ed Monk, a court of rambunctious characters tries Goldilocks for breaking and[Read More…]

by February 21, 2014 0 comments Lifestyle, The Guide
Corrupt to the Core

Corrupt to the Core

There’s something perversely appropriate about performing “Richard III” — one of William Shakespeare’s bloodiest and most political plays — just a block from the Capitol Building. Shakespeare’s Richard, a devious, evil, masterful politician, would certainly give the men and women of the Hill a run for their money. “Richard III,”[Read More…]

by February 14, 2014 0 comments Lifestyle, The Guide
The ‘V’ Word

The ‘V’ Word

College students have sex. Older generations shake their finger at hookup culture while students themselves grapple to make sense of it all. Maybe they’re looking for love, connection, pleasure or some combination of the three, or maybe they’re looking for nothing at all. Yet, for all the think pieces that[Read More…]

by February 14, 2014 0 comments Lifestyle, The Guide