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VIEWPOINT: Inspired to Go Beyond Our Front Gates

September 20, 2016 at 3:20 am 0 comments

In 2013, I stepped into the home of the Flores family in the Brightwood neighborhood of northern Washington, D.C., for the first time. As a freshman, I was new to the city and had some tutoring experience under my belt from high school, as well as a work-study award inRead More

The Bubble Mentality

May 17, 2012 at 8:05 pm 0 comments

With all the resources of Hilltop life at our fingertips, it’s no wonder Georgetown students don’t pop the bubble more often. The “Georgetown bubble” describes the physical and emotional isolation of life on the Hilltop. While it’s certainly fair to critique students’ level of engagement with the rest of theRead More