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Crisis Averted

Crisis Averted

National Collegiate Security Conference (NCSC), a yearly Model United Nations conference, is staffed by members of the Georgetown International Relations Club and is sponsored by the Georgetown International Relations Association, Inc. The 39th annual conference is this weekend from Thursday, Oct. 27 through Sunday, Oct. 30. The executives of this[Read More…]

by October 28, 2011 0 comments The Guide
Sophomore Album Grapples With Emotion

Sophomore Album Grapples With Emotion

Florence Welch, the redheaded waif who fronts Florence + the Machine, brings her otherworldly sound from Lungsstraight into the depths of the ocean for Ceremonials. She cites death by drowning as the inspiration for her second album, which is evident in lyrics like “A thousand miles onto the sea bed / I[Read More…]

by October 28, 2011 0 comments The Guide
Make Way for DC’s Next Italian Hotspot

Make Way for DC’s Next Italian Hotspot

Looking for somewhere to go when your family is in town? Want to venture outside of the Georgetown bubble? If you are exploring the monuments or Capitol Hill, Potenza is a great place to dine. Located just two blocks from the White House, on the corner of 15th and H Streets Potenza boasts a spacious dining[Read More…]

by October 7, 2011 0 comments The Guide

Gosling Takes a Wild and Dangerous Ride

Opening with a suspenseful car chase, Drive may at first seem to be your typical fast-driving, muscle-car movie. But as soon as the opening credits roll (in a florid, hot pink font) to the tune of an ’80s-inspired electro-pop song, it becomes clear that the drama, directed by Nicolas Winding Refn, is not your average[Read More…]

by September 23, 2011 0 comments The Guide

One Night in Paris

This summer, I experienced a tour-de-force of food on a trip to Paris. There, I tasted heaven daily through the delicacies of the simple yet consistently amazing French cuisine. Needless to say, upon returning to Georgetown and the dull experience of Leo’s, I began craving the food I enjoyed during[Read More…]

by September 23, 2011 0 comments The Guide

The Most Expensive Walk on M Street You’ve Ever Taken

Walk down M Street on a Sunday afternoon and you may be able to catch a glimpse of the eight-month-old Sweets of Georgetown Chocolate Tour.  Though these tours are relatively new to Georgetown, they have existed for several years in Boston and more recently in other locations aroundD.C.  The brainchild of[Read More…]

by September 22, 2011 0 comments The Guide
Bands Spring Ahead With Fall Music

Bands Spring Ahead With Fall Music

The Whole Love by Wilco, due out Sept. 27 Beloved Chicago boys Wilco are set to come out with the follow up to their underwhelming 2009 release Wilco (The Album) later this month. Based on NPR’s streaming preview of the album, The Whole Love seems to continue the band’s departure from its original alternative country roots back into[Read More…]

by September 22, 2011 0 comments The Guide

Clap Your Hands and Stop Crying

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah first garnered attention for earning enough of a fan base on the Internet to successfully release their first self-titled album in 2005, even though they were unsigned. For their third full-length album, Hysterical, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah returns in collaboration with producer JohnCongleton, who has[Read More…]

by September 22, 2011 0 comments The Guide
Making the Cut for The Corp and GUASFCU

Making the Cut for The Corp and GUASFCU

Each year at the Student Activities Fair, students man over 100 tables on Copley Lawn, each station decorated with sign-up sheets, giveaways and baked goods. Students have the opportunity to window shop for their favorite club, volunteer organization or sports team. But for the fresh faces sifting through countless emails[Read More…]

by September 22, 2011 0 comments The Guide

Das Some Good Eatin’

No matter how much time you’ve spent on the Hilltop, there are always new culinary discoveries to be made, even in the Georgetown neighborhood. Take Das Ethiopian, formerly known as Zed’s. Still in the same location, on the far end of M Street, the restaurant has maintained the same ambiance[Read More…]

by September 16, 2011 0 comments The Guide