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Hurricane Florence Avoids DC

Hurricane Florence Avoids DC

The outer bands of Hurricane Florence are expected to pass over Washington, D.C., this weekend, with only some showers and above average breeze expected through Sunday. However, remnants of the storm may return next week, bringing greater rainfall and potential flooding. Hurricane Florence was upgraded from a tropical storm to[Read More…]

by September 14, 2018 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
Students Unite for Puerto Rico Financial Relief

Students Unite for Puerto Rico Financial Relief

The Georgetown University Latin American community has come together to support Puerto Rican students and to raise funds and awareness for the island following the devastation Hurricane Maria wrought two weeks ago. Students at the University of Pennsylvania launched a GoFundMe page Sept. 20 titled “Students with Puerto Rico” to[Read More…]

by October 6, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
ROSA DELAURO
Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) criticized the Trump administration’s response to the hurricane crisis in Puerto Rico in an event hosted by the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service.

Democratic Congresswoman Condemns Trump’s Puerto Rico Response

Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) condemned the Trump administration’s response to the post-hurricane crisis in Puerto Rico in a question-and-answer session hosted by the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service on Wednesday. DeLauro questioned the White House’s delay in sending relief efforts to Puerto Rico and encouraged attendees to bring[Read More…]

by October 6, 2017 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
After the Storm

After the Storm

At this time last year, students stocked up on Grab ‘n’ Go and retreated to their dorms for a two-day break from classes. While D.C. dealt with little more than strong wind and rain, Hurricane Sandy ravaged the hometowns of many Georgetown students. The severity of the Category 1 storm’s[Read More…]

by October 25, 2013 0 comments The Guide

Despite early closures caused by Hurricane Sandy, sales at Students of Georgetown, Inc. services were up significantly this week. According to Chief Financial Officer Vidur Khatri (MSB ’14), sales at Vital Vittles were 50 to 60 percent above the norm on Sunday as students hurried to purchase extra food before[Read More…]

by November 2, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News
DC Services to Remain Suspended Tuesday

DC Services to Remain Suspended Tuesday

Several services in the District of Columbia remained suspended Monday evening, with disruptions expected to continue on Tuesday and later in the week as Hurricane Sandy worsens. An alert from the D.C. government sent around 9 p.m. warned that the storm is expected to enter its strongest phase this evening,[Read More…]

by October 29, 2012 0 comments City News, News

NSO Adapts to Hurricane

Despite Hurricane Irene’s disruption of the New Student Orientation schedule, incoming students to the Hilltop adjusted well to the new timetables during their hectic first days on the Hilltop. While university officials canceled or postponed events early in the weekend as precautionary measures in preparation for Hurricane Irene, students understood[Read More…]

by August 30, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News