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Hankering for Some Fresh Seafood?

Hankering for Some Fresh Seafood?

For all the New England expats soaking up the D.C. humidity this summer, Hank’s Oyster Bar offers a refreshing taste of home — with a twist that only a city below the Mason-Dixon Line could offer. The restaurant, located off Dupont Circle at 17th and Q streets, bills itself as[Read More…]

by May 18, 2011 0 comments The Guide
Summer Jobs: Defeating the Dejection of the Daily Grind

Summer Jobs: Defeating the Dejection of the Daily Grind

Finally. Everyone has pulled his or her last all-nighter in order to turn in that final paper or to study for that last final. The majority of wheeled suitcases have left campus. It’s officially summer vacation. However, as we get older, summer begins to entail more than just sunburn, barbecues[Read More…]

by May 18, 2011 0 comments The Guide
Maine Attraction: MSB Alum Brings a Taste of New England

Maine Attraction: MSB Alum Brings a Taste of New England

When Luke Holden (MSB ’07) graduated from Georgetown, he joined hordes of his classmates in heading to New York to launch a career in investment banking. Later this month, his job will bring him back to Washington, only he will be trading seafood, not stocks. On May 26, Holden and[Read More…]

by May 18, 2011 0 comments The Guide

The Quick Dish

Spring is here, finally! Cheers to warm weather, great company, romance, sunny days and gorgeous nights. Now is the time to enjoy the evening breeze or observe passersby while enjoying an excellent meal. This quick dining guide is dedicated to three eateries that offer, in addition to excellent food, a[Read More…]

by May 18, 2011 0 comments The Guide
A New Life for Student Moms

A New Life for Student Moms

Staci Webb’s daily schedule has changed dramatically since she returned to school this fall. Jocelyn Waller (SCS ’12) has faced similar challenges. “You don’t just have the free time to meet someone for coffee at 2 or begin pre-gaming at 6,” she said. Both Webb (COL ’12) and Waller share[Read More…]

by April 29, 2011 0 comments The Guide

The Quick Dish

Spring is here, finally! Cheers to warm weather, great company, romance, sunny days and gorgeous nights. Now is the time to enjoy the evening breeze or observe passersby while enjoying an excellent meal. This quick dining guide is dedicated to three eateries that offer, in addition to excellent food, a[Read More…]

by April 15, 2011 0 comments The Guide

New School Spin on Old School Fun

WGTB’s playlist is on shuffle this year — the on-campus radio station has changed things up, adding new events such as this Saturday’s Block Party on Copley Lawn from 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. From the overhaul of the website to the new leadership style, the leaders of WGTB have[Read More…]

by April 15, 2011 0 comments The Guide

Something to Chew On

If you know me at all, you know that exercise is not my thing. In fact, I’ve been to Yates only twice in the two years I’ve been here. I heavily rely on my freakish metabolism for basic survival (a plan that I realize is bound to fail me at[Read More…]

by April 15, 2011 0 comments The Guide
Warning: This Play Might Make You Hot Too

Warning: This Play Might Make You Hot Too

Seldom have I gone into a theater to see a play knowing little about the production and then left in a state of amazement and confusion. The Walsh Black Box Theatre, in which “References to Salvador Dali Make Me Hot” is performed, is just down the odd set of stairs[Read More…]

by April 14, 2011 0 comments The Guide

Quarter-Life Crises Aren’t So Novel

Coming of age is a term synonymous with J.D. Salinger’s The Catcher in the Rye. Holden Caulfield embodies that angsty sense of disillusionment that we all encounter at the ripe old age of 16 and that almost always coincides with at least a 10 percent increase in our listening to acoustic[Read More…]

by April 11, 2011 0 comments The Guide