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ON TAP: Spicing Up Chai at Pansaari

ON TAP: Spicing Up Chai at Pansaari

For visitors sitting with legs crossed on the floor, surrounded by an array of earth-toned spice jars, there is a palpable rebalancing energy that emits throughout Pansaari. Looking around, it seems that you may very well be in India — in someone’s home or at a street store. This is[Read More…]

by February 24, 2017 0 comments Food & Drink, Guide Columns, The Guide

GEORGETOWN FROM AFAR: Late-Night Bonding at Epicurean

For Georgetown students, Epicurean and Company, better known as Epi, may simply be a last resort comfort food joint to visit with friends at 2 a.m., almost always after a disappointing night out. But as someone who does not go to Georgetown, and visits Epi for scrambled eggs at breakfast[Read More…]

by February 17, 2017 0 comments Guide Columns, The Guide
ON TAP: The New Emissary In Town

ON TAP: The New Emissary In Town

The third wave of coffee first emerged as a movement that conceives of this drink as a craft from bean to brew. Now that coffeehouses have embraced the third wave coffee movement and it has become all the rage, it may be hard for coffee-lovers to find these sprouting coffeehouses,[Read More…]

by February 10, 2017 0 comments Food & Drink, Guide Columns, The Guide
HIGH-FUNCTIONING FAILURE: Jaunts in Protest America

HIGH-FUNCTIONING FAILURE: Jaunts in Protest America

As a hip youth in contemporary America, I am “with it.” I enjoy Kendrick Lamar. I think Chance the Rapper is a cool guy. Senator Elizabeth Warren both inspires me and makes me very hungry — though I think that second thing may be unrelated — I will look into[Read More…]

by February 10, 2017 0 comments Guide Columns, The Guide
BAKE MY DAY: Can Hoyas Sustain the Paleo Diet?

BAKE MY DAY: Can Hoyas Sustain the Paleo Diet?

The Hilltop and unconventional dietary plans do not always mix well. Students who are vegetarian, vegan, diabetic, allergic to nuts or living with celiac disease, among many other dietary restrictions, can find it difficult to navigate Georgetown while trying to keep track of nutritional concerns. No one can deny that[Read More…]

by January 27, 2017 0 comments Guide Columns, The Guide

GEORGETOWN FROM AFAR: An Outsider’s Guide to the Hilltop

I first came to the Hilltop as an eight-year-old and have loved it ever since. Having a sister in the SFS,  I always enter the front gates at 37th and O to visit with great joy. Although I do not attend Georgetown, my family and friends have made me think[Read More…]

by January 26, 2017 0 comments Guide Columns, The Guide
ON TAP: Fermenting a New Flavor

ON TAP: Fermenting a New Flavor

What appears to be just an old warehouse from the outside is actually the growing center for all things new in the dynamic D.C. food scene. Union Market, located in an industrial area of northeast Washington, D.C., is the core of the city’s modern artistry in the culinary work industry.[Read More…]

by January 20, 2017 0 comments Food & Drink, Guide Columns, The Guide
HIGH-FUNCTIONING FAILURE: In Memory Of My Lost Internships

HIGH-FUNCTIONING FAILURE: In Memory Of My Lost Internships

At the start of any new year, it is important to look back and reflect on the many things you forgot to do in the year prior. Then, it is important to spend twenty days procrastinating and then, do them. That is why today, Jan. 20, 2017, I present to[Read More…]

by January 20, 2017 0 comments Guide Columns, The Guide

Fitness to Shape Your Mind, Body and Soul

Fitness. You hear the word thrown around all the time. Magazine headlines promise miraculous exercise regimes. Advertisements dangle tempting clothing, gear and hot bodies as motivation to finally start working out. Cookbooks promote recipes to give you that six-pack without even heading to the gym. Other words like “wellness” and[Read More…]

by September 27, 2013 0 comments The Guide

Finding Films to Change and Grow With Us

There is no great college movie. There is no film that transcends, that speaks to the college or even post-grad experience in a meaningful, interesting way. Most college movies are about frats, whether in the more traditional Animal House-style or the subversive Revenge of the Nerds or House Bunny way. Most of the others are[Read More…]

by September 27, 2013 0 comments The Guide