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DIRECTOR’S CUT: ‘Operation Finale’ and the Humanization of Evil

DIRECTOR’S CUT: ‘Operation Finale’ and the Humanization of Evil

 The capture and trial of Nazi SS officer Adolf Eichmann, one of the major masterminds behind the Holocaust, is not a story that everyone would feel comfortable putting on the big screen. Films that portray the Holocaust can be difficult to produce because they can often capture sensitive moments in[Read More…]

by September 5, 2018 0 comments Guide - Top, Guide Columns, The Guide
CRAIGE: Messi Retires in Aftermath of Copa Final Loss

CRAIGE: Messi Retires in Aftermath of Copa Final Loss

While our number of soccer games to watch has sadly dwindled rapidly the past few weeks, it is still exciting, as the quality of the games has increased. One of the tournaments, the Copa América, has already ended. The centennial of the tournament, it was definitely a special one as[Read More…]

by July 1, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
South American Hospitality

South American Hospitality

It’s 5 p.m. and I am more than ready for lunch. I get off at my Subte (subway) stop and decide to duck into the bakery that’s just down the street from my residencia (dorm). As I exit the store, Milanesa sandwich in one hand, books in the other, I[Read More…]

by June 14, 2015 0 comments Guide - Top, Guide Columns, The Guide
The Day I Almost Played Nationally

The Day I Almost Played Nationally

I never thought I would be sitting in class instead of training with Lionel Messi. But then again, I never thought I would ever have the opportunity to play with a man who has been honored multiple times as the world’s best player. When the Georgetown men’s soccer team received[Read More…]

by March 30, 2015 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
Movie Review: ‘Wild Tales’

Movie Review: ‘Wild Tales’

★★★★☆ The foreign film “Wild Tales” certainly lives up to its name. Technically, it is a collection of six short films that all share the common theme of vengeance and violence.  Directed by the Argentinian director Damian Szifron, the movie was nominated for an Oscar in the Best Foreign Film[Read More…]

by February 20, 2015 0 comments Lifestyle, The Guide
ALEXANDER BROWN/THE HOYA

Broadening Horizons

With the majority of the 50 percent of students who opt to study abroad during their undergraduate years heading to Europe, many argue that student exposure to truly contrasting cultures is limited. Three students who have branched out from the familiar Western world and culture share their experiences and insights.[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Features, Guide - Top, The Guide
LINDSAY LEE/THE HOYA

Buenos Aires, Argentina

I am unashamed to say that I have fallen victim to an issue of repetition. The more I have been telling people about my experience abroad, the more I have found myself beginning to truly believe it, while sometimes forgetting the deeper reality. As a response to the frequently asked[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Features, Guide - Top, The Guide
Service Strikes a Chord

Service Strikes a Chord

Do you remember being serenaded at convocation to the tune of “Wake Up Everybody” by two seniors who demanded we look beyond our personal needs and leverage our privilege to benefit the world? I do. My parents do. And I’m guessing that you do as well. The finale to the[Read More…]

by May 19, 2011 0 comments Opinion