Post Tagged with: "living learning community"

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University Approves Gender and Sexuality LLC

A newly proposed Living Learning Community providing a space for students to explore gender and sexuality received approval from Georgetown University’s Office of Residential Living last month. The LLC, called “Crossroads: Gender and Sexuality,” is intended to serve as a community space for conversations about inclusivity issues pertaining to gender[Read More…]

by January 12, 2018 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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The Spirit of Georgetown Residential Academy occupies the site of the former Jesuit Residence, and features unparalleled amenities and space.

With Lofty Ideals, New Dorm Opens

Earlier this week, the newly renovated Spirit of Georgetown Residential Academy, commonly known as the Former Jesuit Residence, opened its doors to house 148 sophomores, juniors and seniors as a five-floor Living Learning Community based on Jesuit values. The FJR consists of 18 apartments ranging from a nine-person suite to[Read More…]

by September 1, 2015 1 comment Campus News, News
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Freedom Hall will be renamed Isaac Hawkins Hall after the first slave who was listed in a record of the sale of the 272 slaves that benefitted Georgetown.

Reviving History With New Academy

As more than 35,000 Civil War soldiers fought at the Battle of Bull Run in July of 1861, the blasts from the cannons could be heard 30 miles away at the Former Jesuit Residence on Georgetown’s campus. When the 69th and 79th regiments of the New York National Guard travelled[Read More…]

by March 3, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Not Easy Living Green

Not Easy Living Green

In the housing lottery, the last rooms to go — besides Village C East — are usually in LXR. So it’s unsurprising that barely any students decided to give up their chance at better housing to live in the Greenhouse Living Learning Community on the dorm’s fourth floor next year.[Read More…]

by February 28, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Opinion
Greenhouse LLC Cycled Out

Greenhouse LLC Cycled Out

The Office of Residential Living has declined to renew the Greenhouse Living Learning Community for the 2014-2015 academic year. The Greenhouse LLC which first opened its doors to residents in fall 2013, currently numbers only three residents, in addition to its resident assistant. Coordinators had hoped for at least 10[Read More…]

by February 28, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

LLC to Enhance Spanish Study

A new Spanish and Portuguese Living Learning Community has entered its planning stage. Scheduled to start in the 2015-2016 academic year, the LLC marks Georgetown’s second Romance language-based community. “The main goal of the floor is to give Spanish and Portuguese students a place to develop their language skills and[Read More…]

by January 14, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

New LLC Blurs Lines Between Home, Class

When Dani Bembry (COL ’15) returns to her dorm in Kennedy Hall, sometimes class is just getting started. Bembry is one of 11 students in “College, Culture and Conflict,” a new seminar that houses students together in the Hill River City Living and Learning Community. “It seemed like a different[Read More…]

by October 11, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Living Learning Communities Foster Connections

Georgetown’s expanded Living Learning Communities, which now encompass ten living spaces in both dorms and townhouses, bring students with common interests together under one roof. The LLCs include Bayit — the Jewish interest living area — Culture and Performance, Explore D.C., the French Floor, Global Living, The Greenhouse, Justice and Diversity in Action, Living[Read More…]

by October 23, 2012 0 comments Campus News