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The Office of the Provost redesignated Brown House as student housing following a petition garnering over 1,000 signatures.

University Reinstates Brown House as Student Housing

The Office of the Provost has agreed to retain 3616 N St. NW — popularly known as Brown House — as student housing following the successful #SaveBrownHouse petition, which amassed 1,057 signatures, according to the Georgetown University Student Association. The administration removed Brown House from the housing lottery this year,[Read More…]

by April 29, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Brown House: An Institution of Student Life

Brown House: An Institution of Student Life

As of fall 2016, 3616 N St. NW will no longer be used for undergraduate student housing. Instead, Brown House is slated to be repurposed for Office of the Provost “strategic needs,” the purpose of which is unknown to students. Despite student activists regularly engaging with knowledgeable administrators on the[Read More…]

by April 22, 2016 1 comment Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top

A Loss for Students

In a secretive bait-and-switch this month, the university administration quietly took the famous Brown House — 3616 N St. NW — out of the housing lottery, assigning it for renovation and repurposing it as faculty housing in the coming year. Over 500 students have reacted strongly to this cloak-and-dagger move,[Read More…]

by April 22, 2016 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
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3616 N St. NW, popularly known as Brown House, will be repurposed from student housing to Office of the Provost uses for this fall.

Brown House to Be Converted to Administrative Use

Students have begun a petition to protest the administration’s repurposing of the townhouse at 3616 N St. NW, popularly known as Brown House, from student housing for administrative needs. The “Save Brown House” petition, which over 500 students have signed, was implemented on Sunday through a Facebook event created by[Read More…]

by April 19, 2016 7 comments Campus News, News, News - Top