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MARTINEZ: Unity on the Runway

When I was casting this semester’s Georgetown Program Board fashion show, I was not seeking models based on their relative differences. Instead, I looked for models who are representative of our community. Georgetown University prides itself on being a mecca of diversity; however, there are very few on-campus opportunities to[Read More…]

by February 7, 2018 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
SPENCER COOK FOR THE HOYA
Larry Calloway, a Georgetown University Transportation Service bus driver, performed at the April 7 Georgetown Program Board Spring Kickoff Concert.

GUTS Driver Takes Voice to Spring Concert

The stage was set. Hundreds of students were gathered for the April 7 Georgetown Program Board Spring Kickoff Concert in McDonough Gymnasium. Larry Calloway, a Georgetown University Transportation Service bus driver who has worked at Georgetown for about seven months, felt butterflies in his stomach as he waited to take[Read More…]

by April 18, 2017 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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Louisa Wendorff, most well-known for her cover of Taylor Swift’s “Blank Space,” performs on Copley Lawn at the second annual Kickback Music and Arts Festival, hosted by the Students of Georgetown, Inc. Sept. 12.

Kickback Returns to Rain, Small Crowds

Kickback, a campus festival celebrating both student and professional music and art, returned for its second year Saturday, but faced a low turnout due to poor weather conditions. Students of Georgetown, Inc. declined to offer a specific number of attendees. As the result of months of planning and coordination between[Read More…]

by September 18, 2015 0 comments Business, Business - Top

What’s After Dark Cuts Hurt Groups

One year after the Center for Student Engagement discontinued its What’s After Dark program due to university-wide budget cuts, several groups, including the Georgetown Program Board, Relay for Life and the Black Student Association continue to face difficulties in funding late-night programs. These groups traditionally used What’s After Dark funding[Read More…]

by November 4, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

GU Tradition in Good Hands

In the weeks leading up to last year’s Georgetown Day, coordinators of the event found themselves frantically recruiting volunteers, booking vendors and working with the administration in a last-minute attempt to salvage the holiday that many consider a highlight of the academic year. The end result, while still a respectable[Read More…]

by January 18, 2013 0 comments Opinion

Headliner Set for Spring Concert

The Georgetown Program Board has secured a headliner for the annual spring concert early this year to prevent the problems with last-minute rescheduling that hampered last year’s event. Although concert planners have not yet released the name of the artist because contract details have not been finalized, they said the[Read More…]

by February 16, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

GUSA Previews Student Life Report

The Student Life Report Committee presented key recommendations for improving campus engagement at a press conference for their upcoming report Sunday. “Over the last 5 months we’ve sought out what we like to think of as the limitless upside of student happiness on campus,” report committee chair Shuo Yan Tan (SFS ’12) said.[Read More…]

by February 2, 2012 0 comments Campus News

Showtime: Seniors Vie for Crown

It’s Tuesday and long after dark, and GUSA President MikeMeaney (SFS ’12) is dancing in the Intercultural Center. Meaney pulls up the bottom of his mesh shorts, slides to the left and strikes a pose. He is trying to stay in sync with the track, LMFAO’s “Party Rock Anthem,” but he looks a little[Read More…]

by October 21, 2011 0 comments Campus News
Spring Concert Out of Tune

Spring Concert Out of Tune

Though spring cherry blossoms are in full bloom around the District, not all annual happenings have made as much of a splash this time of year. Last Friday, Georgetown Program Board announced its annual Spring Concert will be held in McDonough Arena featuring Kevin Rudolf, Dev and the Cataracs, Jason[Read More…]

by April 1, 2011 0 comments Opinion

Spring Concert Headliners Draw Mixed Reactions

The Georgetown Program Board announced the Spring Kick-Off Concert lineup on Friday, and while some students are likely to excitedly enter McDonough Arena on April 9, others said they were disappointed that Georgetown did not score a major headliner. Kevin Rudolf tops the list of performers and will be accompanied[Read More…]

by March 29, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News