Post Tagged with: "Leavey Center"

HOYA HUB An on-campus food pantry, set to open in October, will offer free food to students experiencing food insecurity.

University Allocates Space for On-Campus Food Pantry, Aims for Fall Opening

The Hoya Hub, an on-campus food pantry which will offer free food to members of the Georgetown community experiencing food insecurity, is slated to open in early October. The project, which seeks to respond to concerns raised by the results of a 2016 Georgetown University Student Association survey in which[Read More…]

by September 14, 2018 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top

ROSNER: A Call for Social Spaces

Imagine if the Leavey Esplanade had a beer garden. Students over the age of 21 would gather outside of Uncommon Grounds for a pint while listening to live music, finally enjoying the long-awaited solution that has plagued Georgetown University students for too long — a lack of purely social space on[Read More…]

by March 20, 2018 4 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
Clubs Express Concerns Over Leavey Renovations

Clubs Express Concerns Over Leavey Renovations

Planned renovations to the Leavey Center this summer potentially pose major changes for the Georgetown University Alumni and Student Federal Credit Union and Students of Georgetown, Inc. storefronts, according to leaders of the two student-run organizations. The university is planning renovations that include construction in the bookstore, Sellinger Lounge, the[Read More…]

by March 24, 2017 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
Students Pan Potential RHO Consolidation

Students Pan Potential RHO Consolidation

The university is considering consolidating all mail services to one central location in the Leavey Center beginning in fall 2016 as part of Georgetown’s 2017 campus plan, a proposal that has come under scrutiny from on-campus student workers. Under the proposal, packages for students would be held and distributed from[Read More…]

by February 9, 2016 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
GUSA, StartupHoyas Initiate Weekly Leavey Marketplace

GUSA, StartupHoyas Initiate Weekly Leavey Marketplace

The Georgetown University Student Association and StartupHoyas will implement a new weekly marketplace for the student body in the Leavey Center this spring. The market, which will serve as an indoor version of the Wednesday Farmer’s Market in the fall and spring months — named the Startup Market — will[Read More…]

by January 29, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
CAROLINE KENNEALLY FOR THE HOYA
Five Starbucks locations in D.C. may soon serve wine and beer, pending approval from the Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration.

Starbucks Applies for Liquor Licenses

Starbucks applied for liquor licenses for five of its Northwest Washington, D.C. locations earlier this month as part of the expansion of its “Starbucks Evenings” offerings. The Wisconsin Avenue, Seventh Street and three Connecticut Avenue locations are all included in the application. If approved, these stores would begin to serve[Read More…]

by October 27, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
EMMA HINCHLIFFE/THE HOYA
Students protested a lecture by IMF Managing Director Christine 
Lagarde with a live-action board game in Healy Circle.

Protest Puts Spotlight on Speech Policy

A student protest in Healy Circle went uninterrupted by the Georgetown University Police Department on Thursday morning, although H*yas for Choice was not allowed to table in the same spot last year. The protest targeted the university’s invitation to Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, to speak[Read More…]

by October 3, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

Leavey Bomb Scare Remains Under Investigation

The Georgetown University Police Department and Metropolitan Police Department responded to a report of a bomb threat in the Leavey Center Bookstore, late afternoon on March 8. At 4:30 p.m., a Leavey bookstore supervisor received an anonymous phone call threatening to set off a bomb in the bookstore. “They said[Read More…]

by March 13, 2014 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Verizon to Install Cell Tower on Leavey Center Roof

The familiar complaint of dropped cell phone calls in Burleith and Darnall Hall will be eased next summer when a Verizon cell phone tower will be installed on the roof of Leavey Center. The university is currently in the process of obtaining a construction permit from the D.C. municipal government[Read More…]

by August 30, 2013 1 comment Campus News, News

Preliminary Plans for Leavey Center Dorm Released

During the most recent round of negotiations regarding the university’s 2010 Campus Plan, Georgetown committed to housing 90 percent of undergraduates on campus by the year 2025. As part of the promise, the university is aiming to provide housing for 385 students in the Leavey Center. The decision to convert the Georgetown University Hotel[Read More…]

by July 25, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News