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Georgetown Bubble, a student-run startup company, hosted its first pop-up store on the second floor of Lauinger Library to provide students with bubble tea. It sold out within half an hour.

Student Tea Startup Bubbles to Surface

Georgetown Bubble, a student-run startup that sells bubble tea, sold out in less than an hour at its first pop-up shop on the second floor of Lauinger Library Tuesday evening. The business sold out of its bubble tea faster than expected, running out of tea after about a half an[Read More…]

by March 20, 2015 0 comments Business, Business - Top

Commitment to Social Justice Inside the Bubble

At Georgetown, we often hear the phrase “breaking the bubble.” In a column last week, NicholasDirago argued that students should engage with Washington, D.C., in a way that aids communities outside of our “bubbles of privilege.” (“Engaging DC Beyond the Bubble,” A3, September 16, 2013). While I applaud Dirago for bringing to light D.C.’s[Read More…]

by September 24, 2013 0 comments Opinion

A Semester Abroad, but Still in the Bubble

When people talk about the “Georgetown bubble,” I doubt they’re referring to the traditional Irish pubs or monuments mentioned in the works of James Joyce. But so far in my semester abroad here in Dublin, I’ve found that the bubble has somehow stretched across the Atlantic. While I’ve been studying[Read More…]

by September 20, 2013 0 comments Opinion
DIRAGO: Engaging DC Beyond the Bubble

DIRAGO: Engaging DC Beyond the Bubble

We all know about the “Georgetown bubble,” that invisible border in Northwest Washington, D.C., that keeps many students comfortably cloistered on campus. A lot of lip service is paid on campus to the notion of “breaking the bubble.” While it’s good that this phrase is common — that, at the[Read More…]

by September 17, 2013 0 comments Opinion

Leaving the D.C. Coop

The culture and food lovers that we are, we couldn’t help but notice a sign in Manhattan’s Koreatownthat proclaimed Bonchon Chicken to be the victor in some type of fried chicken showdown. Our friends had also been raving about the cuisine served at one of Bonchon’s two northern Virginia locations, which made us even more[Read More…]

by February 28, 2013 0 comments The Guide

Strengthen Weekend GUTS

We’re all tired of hearing about the much-bemoaned institutionalized “bubble” around the Hilltop, and expanding the GUTS bus service offers a clear solution to this problem. Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle buses are a free and convenient service for students, faculty and staff on a campus that is otherwise lacking in[Read More…]

by October 12, 2012 0 comments Uncategorized

Breaking Out and Exploring the District

Think you know everything there is to know about where you’ve been living? You’re probably wrong. After almost three years of living in D.C., I’m always blown away by the number of places that I’ve yet to see or hear about. For many of us at Georgetown, we create a[Read More…]

by March 29, 2012 0 comments The Guide