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With an eclectic mix of shops and unusual businesses that surround American University, Tenleytown is one of the more interesting places to visit in D.C. It’s a friendly, fun and laid-back neighborhood that is well worth a visit as one of D.C.’s most trendy shop and cafe areas.   Café[Read More…]

by February 7, 2014 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide
MEN’S SOCCER | Late Corner Lifts GU Over Crosstown Rivals

MEN’S SOCCER | Late Corner Lifts GU Over Crosstown Rivals

A late goal from freshman defender Joshua Yaro sealed the 1-0 win for the No. 11 Georgetown men’s soccer team over crosstown rival American on Tuesday afternoon. Playing on the Eagles’ home field, Yaro scored his first collegiate career goal in the 85th minute off of a corner kick by senior forward Steve Neumann. The Eagles[Read More…]

by October 4, 2013 0 comments Sports

MEN’S SOCCER | Bragging Rights at Stake

This afternoon, the No. 12 Georgetown men’s soccer team (6-2-1, 0-0-1 Big East) will travel across town to take on American (3-3-2, 1-0 Patriot League). Though American is a NCAA Division I team, its schedule so far this year has been far less rigorous than Georgetown’s. The Eagles lost to[Read More…]

by October 1, 2013 0 comments Sports

AU to Cover Transition Surgery Costs

Student insurance at American University will now cover full transitional care for transgender students, including gender reassignment surgery, making AU the only Washington, D.C. university to cover such costs. The new AU policy will cover 80 percent of the cost for gender reassignment at in-network providers and 60 percent at[Read More…]

by September 13, 2013 0 comments City News, News
VOLLEYBALL | Simpson Shines in Win

VOLLEYBALL | Simpson Shines in Win

The Georgetown volleyball team has officially started their 2013 campaign. Right now, it’s sitting comfortably at .500.  But they’re hungry for more. “It’s about going out and playing Georgetown volleyball, and for us, that means just passionate, work hard, get-after-it volleyball,” Head Coach Arlisa Williams said. The Hoyas (2-2, 0-0 Big East) began on[Read More…]

by September 6, 2013 0 comments Sports
Same City, Different School

Same City, Different School

At New Student Orientation, hundreds of new students flood campus. But some of these undergrads had been through the process before: They’re transfer students, who arrive at the front gates looking for a do-over. In 2011, Georgetown accepted just over 200 transfer students. While many of these students came from[Read More…]

by September 14, 2012 0 comments Uncategorized
VOLLEYBALL | Hoyas Prepare for Virginia Swing

VOLLEYBALL | Hoyas Prepare for Virginia Swing

After losing last year’s setter and libero, Georgetown’s volleyball team had questions to answer at last weekend’s D.C. Volleyball Challenge. But after notching two wins in two games, the only question about these Hoyas is if they can finish better than they did last season. Riding high on confidence and[Read More…]

by August 31, 2012 0 comments Sports

Georgetown Drops Two More

Before the weekend began, it seemed as though this weekend could be the one where Georgetown field hockey (2-15, 0-5 Big East) could finally pick up their first victory since mid-September. It was not to be, however, as Villanova (7-9, 3-2 Big East) and American (8-7, 3-1 Patriot League) both[Read More…]

by October 25, 2011 0 comments Sports

VOLLEYBALL | Georgetown Splits Pair With Local Rivals

The Georgetown women’s volleyball team began their season this past weekend at the DC Challenge at the Charles E. Smith Center at American University. The Hoyas started off the tournament on a high note, sweeping George Mason University in their first game with set scores of 25-17, 25-22 and 27-25. Junior middle[Read More…]

by August 30, 2011 0 comments Sports

SWIMMING & DIVING | Hoyas Sweep American, Women Fall to JMU

The Georgetown swimming and diving team rallied on Saturday afternoon at McCarthy Pool, delivering a strong performance in its first meet of 2011 — even after a week spent coping with freshman swimmer Michelle Konkoly’s fall from the window of her fifth-floor Village C West room on Tuesday. The Georgetown[Read More…]

by January 18, 2011 0 comments Sports