Post Tagged with: "The Corp"

RIG Funds Granted

ReImagine Georgetown awarded grants to three proposals Monday. The annual competition funds projects aiming to improve the undergraduate experience. Melissa Riggio (COL ’14) and Antony Lopez (COL ’14) were given $1,000 to implement “IlluminateLauinger.” Both students work in the Gelardin New Media Center and intend to use their grant to purchase art-friendly technology for the library.[Read More…]

by November 14, 2011 0 comments Campus News
Energy Drinks Pose Risks

Energy Drinks Pose Risks

Last week, the University of New Hampshire instituted a campus-wide ban on sales of all energy drinks. Though the ban was repealed within hours by UNH President MarkHuddleston, the policy has sparked conversation about college students’ dependence on these products. “In this case, I am personally aware of conflicting reports[Read More…]

by October 4, 2011 0 comments News
Cigarette Theft Costs Vital Vittles Over $1,000 in Losses

Cigarette Theft Costs Vital Vittles Over $1,000 in Losses

Ninety cartons of cigarettes worth more than $1,000 were stolen from Vital Vittles last week. According to Michael Crafts (COL ’13), director of Vital Vittles, two employees discovered on Sunday, Sept. 4 that the cigarettes — numbering over 18,000 — had been stolen while they were restocking their inventory. “One[Read More…]

by September 13, 2011 0 comments News

GU Holds Green Gathering for DC Students

Students from environmental groups at Georgetown and five other D.C. universities met on campus to collaborate on promoting eco-friendly programs on college campuses. The first meeting of the D.C. Green Student Organization Forum, organized by members of The Corp and EcoAction, was held in the Leonard Seminar Room of Reynolds[Read More…]

by April 29, 2011 0 comments Campus News

The Corp Announces Scholarship Winners

In an effort to go beyond coffee-making and catering, The Corp has expanded their philanthropic efforts with two new scholarships for members of the Georgetown community. On Thursday night, The Corp’s Board of Directors selected the winners of the Kaleidoscope scholarship, which is given to five students who embody the[Read More…]

by April 1, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Women Gain Ground, Enter Lead Roles

by February 25, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Corp Brings Cool Treat to Vittles

The Corp’s new milkshakes are F’Real. After debuting just a few weeks ago, the quick-mix F’Real milkshakes and smoothies, which are offered in Vital Vittles, have become hugely popular on the Hilltop. “Students on campus seem very excited about the new product, as are we,” Vital Vittles Director Caitlyn Fredrick[Read More…]

by November 11, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Corp Facilitates Group Ties

The Corp celebrated its Shareholders’ Extravaganza yesterday with free T-shirts, a 10 percent discount coupon and a roundtable discussion with student groups. According to CEO Brad Glasser (COL ’11), part of The Corp’s mission is to represent the student body in ways in which the university administration does not, which[Read More…]

by November 5, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Students Reimagine Hilltop

Currently, as is the case every fall, undergraduates have the opportunity to make a lasting impact on Georgetown through the Re-Imagining Georgetown (RIG) Partnership, which awards up to $10,000 in grants to those with a vision for improving student life on the Hilltop. A collaborative effort among The Corp, GUASFCU[Read More…]

by October 22, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

DPAC Corp Location Plan Scrapped

The Corp’s plan to open a café in the Davis Performing Arts center has been cancelled after setbacks. Another Corp location, however, is getting a makeover for the coming academic year. While the Davis Center location had been set to open in early 2010, the project faced planning difficulties that[Read More…]

by August 31, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News