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EDITORIAL: Foster Senior Ball Inclusivity

Celebrating four years of hard work should not come with an inaccessible price tag. For too many Georgetown University seniors, however, the Senior Ball has created a frustrating and unnecessary financial obstacle without providing low-income families with time to prepare. Tickets to the Senior Ball, which the student-led Senior Class[Read More…]

by April 27, 2018 0 comments Editorial

Senior Dis-O Tradition Returns With Fewer Events

The Senior Class Committee hosted fewer activities for this year’s graduating class than previous years’ at its annual weeklong “Dis-Orientation” celebration, which took place last week. While the general schedule of the week remained consistent with past years, the committee cancelled traditional events such as the bar crawl and Oktoberfest[Read More…]

by September 29, 2015 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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Bouncers did not allow underage seniors to enter the Mason Inn during much of a Dis-O event on Saturday night, although the bar’s management agreed that it could be an 18-and-up event.

Dis-O Hits Under-21 Snag

Although Saturday night’s Senior Dis-Orientation event at the Mason Inn was advertised as an 18 and up event, a communication error prevented the entry of under-21 members of the Class of 2015 for much of the event. According to Senior Class Committee Events Chair Helen Li (MSB ’15), the SCC[Read More…]

by September 16, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Finding New Firsts in Our Final Year

‘It’s so weird. I keep looking around, and there are so many people I don’t recognize here!” I must have heard that statement at least five times at the Dis-Orientation toga party in Leo’s last Friday night. Georgetown’s student body is medium in size, so by senior year, many of[Read More…]

by September 16, 2014 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
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Senior Class Fund Co-Chairs Elizabeth Abello (COL ‘14) and Peter Brigham (SFS ‘14) present $155,640.40 to University President DeGioia.

Seniors Celebrate Final Week with Record Gift

Graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2014 kicked off as graduating seniors presented a class gift of $155,640.40 to the university during the convocation ceremony Thursday afternoon. This record gift included both funds raised by the Class of 2014 and a percentage-match donation of $73,000 from the Board of Regents,[Read More…]

by May 16, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

Senior Class Committee Raises $190,000 in Auction

This year’s Senior Auction, organized by the Senior Class Committee, at the Grand Hyatt Washington on Feb. 1 raised $190,000 through auction lots, some of which sold for upward of $10,000. The SCC obtained items sold at the auction by donation. “Mostly, we contacted people and organizations who have donated[Read More…]

by February 11, 2014 0 comments Campus News

From Dis-O to Senior Ball: Coordinating a Year to Remember

From Interhall Council to IRC, Chris Butterfield’s (MSB ’12) college experience includes involvement in a great number of activites and organizations, culminating in his position as chair of the Senior Class Committee. With a glimmer of enthusiasm that resonates in his voice, Chris rattles off the exciting activities he plans as part of the SCC, never[Read More…]

by March 15, 2012 0 comments The Guide

Georgetown Senior Class Committee Steps Up Their Game

The Senior Class Committee remembers every mistake it has made this year. That’s because this year’s group, which organizes events like Senior Ball, Senior Disorientation and Senior Auction, keeps a precise log of its activity, missteps and all. The goal, according to board member Ana-Alicia Siqueiros (COL ’11), is to[Read More…]

by January 28, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Lupe Fiasco To Perform On Campus

Rapper Lupe Fiasco will perform Oct. 30 outside of McDonough Arena, marking a revitalization of Georgetown’s fall concert, which has been on hiatus since 2007. Sponsored by the Senior Class Committee and Georgetown Program Board with funding from What’s After Dark and The Corp, doors will open for the event[Read More…]

by October 15, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Lupe Fiasco to Perform in Fall Concert

Rapper Lupe Fiasco will perform Oct. 30 outside of McDonough Gymnasium, marking a revitalization of Georgetown’s fall concert, which has been on hiatus since 2007. Sponsored by the Senior Class Committee and Georgetown Program Board with funding from What’s After Dark and The Corp Philanthropy Committee, doors will open for[Read More…]

by October 14, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News