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Students of Georgetown, Inc. plans to expand its food and drink offerings and hours at its Grounded location.

Corp to Revamp Grounded Storefront With Breakfast, Late-Night Espresso

Grounded, the newest Students of Georgetown, Inc. storefront in The Hilltoss, is gearing up for a revamp this month, replacing its smoothie and acai bowl station with a new espresso bar and expanded breakfast menu by Jan. 25. The Corp first launched Grounded to meet the demand for coffee in[Read More…]

by January 16, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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As negotiations between the university and the workers’ union continue, allegations have been raised asserting that facilities workers are being overworked with night shifts in the HFSC following day shifts in the MSB building.

Concerns Raised Over Facilities Workers’ Hours

Recent allegations surrounding the understaffing of facilities workers in the Healey Family Student Center have raised larger concerns from students regarding the treatment of workers on campus. Continued negotiations between the university and the Service Employees International Union 1199 Union Local, which took place this past Thursday, Tuesday and Wednesday[Read More…]

by September 30, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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The Berkeley Center for Religion, Peace and World Affairs hosted five representatives from national faith-based organizations in a panel discussion on climate change at the Healey Family Student Center on Monday.

Panel Targets Religion, Climate Change

Five representatives from faith-based nongovernmental organizations stressed the implications of climate change on poverty and justice around the world at a gathering in the Healey Family Student Center on Nov. 9 The second part of the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace and World Affairs’ Symposium on Religion and Climate Change[Read More…]

by November 13, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News
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The Institute of Politics and Public Service and the Independent Journal hosted “Hack the Debate,” a competition aimed to increase voter engagement in political debates in the Healey Family Student Center on Nov. 8. Developers from Mic.com won for their “DebateMate” mobile-friendly site.

IPPS Hackathon Examines Voter Engagement

Students, graduates and working professionals from the Washington, D.C. area and beyond gathered for a daylong innovation competition focused on creating technological accessories for presidential debates to increase voter engagement among millennials. The “Hack the Debate” event, which was hosted by Georgetown University’s Institute of Politics and Public Service and[Read More…]

by November 10, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

HFSC Inaugurates Free Concert Series

The first annual Healey Family Student Center Concert took place Friday evening, with YouTube star Phoebe Ryan performing as the headlining professional act. Other acts included performances from Daniel Breland (MSB ’17), Teddy Schaffer (COL ’16) and student band Faces for Radio, who volunteered to perform at the event. Approximately[Read More…]

by September 22, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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After the Bulldog Tavern Oversight Committee raised concerns about the restaurant’s slow service and business operations, the management team responded over the summer by expanding its hiring initiative, increasing the amount of nightly events, offering new food and drink promotions and adding a variety of dining options.

Troubled Bulldog Tavern Bolsters Staff, Programming

The Bulldog Tavern management team implemented new hiring and programming initiatives over the summer to improve the quality of the restaurant’s service and business operations. The pub, which is owned by Bon Appetit, hired several new staff members, including two student bartenders, and hosted events to attract customers. In addition,[Read More…]

by September 1, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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The blocked Reiss Pathway was one of many consequences of campus construction.

Before 2018 Plan, Construction Crowds Campus

Drilling and hammering sounds became background noise to students this past academic year. Multiple construction projects — many still in progress — yielded the opening of new buildings and the closing of familiar spots on campus, much to the dismay of students who claimed that the planning of these projects[Read More…]

by April 24, 2015 1 comment Year in Review 2014-2015
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Bulldog Tavern is a pub and therefore offers the expected list of classic American dishes and beer. The Hoya burger stands out as a solid bet among an array of dishes that didn’t wuite hit the mark.

Highly Anticipated Campus Pub Disappoints

★★☆☆☆ $$ Instead of dining at The Tombs once again or quickly grabbing a Sweetgreen salad, my friends and I decided to try something new this week. For a convenient, close-to-home meal, we took a short walk down to the recently opened Bulldog Tavern in the Healey Family Student Center.[Read More…]

by November 21, 2014 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide
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The much-anticipated salad restaurant, Hilltoss, is gearing up for its grand opening. Preview tastings suggest that The Corp is turning out fresh salads that satisfy in a convenient location.

Corp’s Salad Venture Satisfies With Healthy Options

★★★☆☆ $ The Corp’s latest venture, Hilltoss, is by no means a new concept at Georgetown — Hoyas already frequent Salad Creations and Sweetgreen for their made-on-the-spot salads. Quick-service salad restaurants like these employ the same basic system: the customer chooses the ingredients and watches as they’re tossed together. It’s[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Food & Drink, Guide - Top, The Guide
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Bulldog Tavern held its grand opening in the Healey Family Student Center on Friday afternoon with giveaways, food and cake.

Bulldog Tavern Holds Grand Opening

The Bulldog Tavern held its grand opening Nov. 7 in the Healey Family Student Center after a three-day soft opening. The pub, which currently employs 18 Georgetown students, is managed by Bon Appetit Management Co. The tavern is open from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. Sundays through Thursdays. On Friday[Read More…]

by November 11, 2014 0 comments Business, Business - Top