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Graduate students who take the Rosslyn shuttle to the main campus on weekends must now choose between engaging in longer, more expensive commutes or refrain from weekend activities.

New GUTS Service Raises Graduate Student Concerns

The increase in Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle service to Dupont Circle on Saturdays has pushed graduate students commuting from Rosslyn to significantly shift their weekend plans for longer commutes or cancel them altogether. Esther Kim (GRD ’18), Georgetown University Graduate Student Government Vice President, said GradGov will present graduate students’[Read More…]

by October 27, 2017 0 comments Campus News, City News, News, News - Top
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Enhanced Saturday GUTS service will begin this weekend, with buses running every 20 minutes from 9 a.m. to 7:40 p.m. to Dupont Circle and Trader Joe’s in Foggy Bottom.

GUTS Saturday Service Begins With New Hours

The enhanced Saturday GUTS service will run every 20 minutes from 9 a.m. to 7:40 p.m., making stops at Dupont Circle and grocery store Trader Joe’s in Foggy Bottom. The enhanced service is a continuation of a pilot program launched last spring, which implemented a more frequent Saturday service to[Read More…]

by September 15, 2017 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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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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New Solar-Powered Phone Chargers Come to Light

Georgetown University’s main campus saw the installation of the first of four public, solar-powered cell phone charging stations late last month at the Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle turnaround in front of McDonough Arena as part of a new collaborative sustainability initiative.   The Office of Sustainability houses the project in[Read More…]

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Four of the five GUTS bus lines will be rerouted by the end of October.

GUTS Bus Lines Rerouted, Sparks Commuter Criticism

The university is moving forward with plans to reroute four of the five Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle bus lines by late October, which has sparked negative responses from bus commuters. The rerouting plans were initiated by the Office of Planning and Facilities Management following the announcement of the 2010 Campus[Read More…]

by September 18, 2015 2 comments Campus News, News

A Capitol Idea for GUTS

If there’s one place Georgetown students can be counted on to intern every semester, it’s Congress. With this trend in mind, the university has added a new Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle bus that will make the commute from the Hilltop to the Hill easier. While the exact logistics of the[Read More…]

by April 4, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
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GU officials are considering adding a GUTS stop from Capitol Hill to the GU Law Center in response to student support.

New Capitol Hill GUTS Stop Moves Forward

Prompted by wide student support, university officials are considering implementing a new Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle bus stop from Capitol Hill to the Georgetown University Law Center. Anebi Adoga (COL ’16) submitted a proposal calling for the additional stop on IdeaScale, an online forum that facilitates campus-wide communication, in November.[Read More…]

by April 1, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

New Attempt to Expand GUTS

The GUSA senate unanimously passed a resolution Sunday night that called for extending the Rosslyn, Wisconsin Avenue and Dupont Circle Metro Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle weekend bus schedules. The bill is similar to a failed 2011 attempt by the GUSA senate to implement “Night Owl” and “Early Bird” shuttles to[Read More…]

by April 23, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Mobile App Feature to Track GUTS Status

NextGUTS, a new feature on the Georgetown mobile application that tracks Georgetown University Transportation Service buses, is set to debut April 15. The service will offer real-time updates and GPS locations for all GUTS buses, which include recently introduced late-night shuttles to and from Adams Morgan and Dupont Circle. NextGUTS was designed by University[Read More…]

by April 12, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

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