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Step Two: Reading

Step Two: Reading

Throughout the school year, you could read anywhere from 15 to 30 books, depending on your major. But how many of those books do you actually get to enjoy? I remember talking to a friend and reminiscing over some of our favorite books. Though some of the books were from[Read More…]

by June 25, 2015 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
No. 4 – Fragments

No. 4 – Fragments

In all our deciphered knowledge of the English language today, our pool of understanding has only diminished in depth. We no longer read with a command of the language but as if we are borrowing the words — visitors in a world of creativity. Writers of the past decorated their emotions[Read More…]

by October 26, 2014 0 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Finding Novel Procrastination in Prose

Now that midterms have officially hit and I’ve become swamped with papers and studying, I’ve decided it’s the perfect time to take up a new hobby: procrastination. I’ve finally been catching up on “The Mindy Project” and “New Girl” (Ferguson is easily the highlight of this season so far), and[Read More…]

by October 25, 2013 0 comments Guide Columns, The Guide
Neumann to Captain Reading Against NY Red Bulls

Neumann to Captain Reading Against NY Red Bulls

Some 100 miles north of the District, a trio of Hoyas takes the field. Their performance isn’t overpowering — with Georgetown, it hardly ever is — but a 1-0 win, as they’ve well learned by now, is a win enough. Steve Neumann, Keegan Rosenberry and Melvin Snoh march on. Your typical summer job, this is not.[Read More…]

by May 28, 2013 0 comments Sports

GU Readership Program Holds Strong as Others Falter

Although The George Washington University recently cut its Collegiate Readership Program due to lack of interest, Georgetown’s own service will not suffer the same fate any time soon. According to The GW Hatchet, GWU ended the USA Today-sponsored service, which provides free daily copies of The New York Times, The[Read More…]

by September 16, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

What the Dickens

Every time I am at an airport, somehow in between body scanners and three-ounce bottles of shampoo, I find myself in the nearest bookstore with an uncanny urge to buy a book, in spite of any insurmountable class reading currently on my agenda. The bestseller display initially catches my eye[Read More…]

by January 11, 2011 0 comments The Guide