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FILE PHOTO: SUBUL MALIK/THE HOYA Students of Georgetown, Inc. lost access to their Google accounts network in March as a result of a cyberattack.

Corp Hit by Cyberattack Last Month, Losing Access to Key Files

Students of Georgetown, Inc.’s internal network of Google accounts was hacked on the night of March 21, leaving the student-run business commonly known as The Corp without access to internal documents, records and email communications for about a day. The Metropolitan Police Department and the Georgetown University Police Department responded[Read More…]

by April 26, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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The Georgetown-centered crowdfunding and advisory resource Saxafund is accepting donations for a batch of five projects.

New SaxaFund Projects Include Leavey Beergarden, Citizenship Scholarship

SaxaFund, a crowdfunding platform for Georgetown University student initiatives launched last March, announced Thursday five campaigns it is sponsoring for donations on its new website. The five projects include the Leavey Beergarden, a $3,000 concept that would turn part of the Leavey Esplanade into a social hub for drinking-age students[Read More…]

by January 17, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Students of Georgetown, Inc. plans to expand its food and drink offerings and hours at its Grounded location.

Corp to Revamp Grounded Storefront With Breakfast, Late-Night Espresso

Grounded, the newest Students of Georgetown, Inc. storefront in The Hilltoss, is gearing up for a revamp this month, replacing its smoothie and acai bowl station with a new espresso bar and expanded breakfast menu by Jan. 25. The Corp first launched Grounded to meet the demand for coffee in[Read More…]

by January 16, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Georgetown University Student Association President Kamar Mack, right, discusses club exclusivity with a student at a forum.

Student Leaders Tackle Persistent Club Exclusivity Problems

The problem of exclusivity of Georgetown clubs is the product of a competitive application process motivated by a quest for social capital, said Ricardo Mondolfi (SFS ’19), chair of the Student Activities Commission, at an open forum on club culture last Thursday. The open forum was hosted by an informal[Read More…]

by December 6, 2017 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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The Students of Georgetown, Inc. is planning to move Uncommon Grounds to the bookstore’s second floor.

Uncommon Grounds Moves to Higher Ground

Students of Georgetown, Inc. is planning to move Uncommon Grounds, its oldest coffee shop, from Sellinger Lounge to within the university bookstore on the second floor of the Leavey Center. The relocation, which is scheduled to be completed by Aug. 15, marks the first partnership between Barnes & Noble, the[Read More…]

by February 28, 2017 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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Unsung Heroes has created a campaign to support O’Donovan food and service worker Umberto “Suru” Ripai’s visit to his hometown in South Sudan.

Unsung Heroes Partners With The Corp

For the first time in 45 years, Umberto “Suru” Ripai, a food and service worker at Leo O’Donovan Hall, may return to his hometown in South Sudan, thanks to a fundraiser set up by Unsung Heroes, a Facebook page that spotlights workers at Georgetown. Two hundred and ninety-two people have[Read More…]

by September 30, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Students of Georgetown, Inc. and the Georgetown University Alumni and Student Federal Credit Union both received record-breaking numbers of applicants during hiring season this fall, with a focus on increasing diversity.

The Corp, GUASFCU Receive Record Application Rates

Students of Georgetown, Inc. and the Georgetown University Alumni and Student Federal Credit Union collectively received over 750 applications in a record-breaking hiring season for the two student organizations. Last year’s fall hiring season for the two organizations received over 600 applications and hired over 100 students. GUASFCU accepted 22[Read More…]

by September 30, 2016 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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Students of Georgetown, Inc. and the Georgetown Program Board cancelled the annual Kickback music festival after two years due to lackluster turnout in previous years and a desire to focus on expanding and improving other events.

Kickback Festival Cancelled as Weeks of Welcome Return

This year’s Georgetown Weeks of Welcome, held from Aug. 30 to Oct. 8, will not include the annual Kickback concert as coordinators focus efforts on expanding and improving other events amid low student turnout in past years. According to the Vice President of the Georgetown Program Board Andrew Minkovitz (SFS[Read More…]

by August 30, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
The Corp, GUASFCU Selects New Leadership

The Corp, GUASFCU Selects New Leadership

Students of Georgetown, Inc. and the Georgetown University Alumni and Student Federal Credit Union both selected their new leadership teams for 2016 this past week. Taylor Tobin (COL ’17) will serve as chief executive officer of The Corp. Chris Grillo (SFS ’17) will serve as chief executive officer of GUASFCU.[Read More…]

by February 2, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
The Corp Introduces New Leadership

The Corp Introduces New Leadership

After a year which featured the first new storefront in 14 years, Students of Georgetown, Inc., underwent a change in leadership in January, electing a new Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer. The Hoya sat down with the outgoing and incoming leadership to reflect on their[Read More…]

by January 23, 2015 0 comments Business, Business - Top