Post Tagged with: "The Corp"

ISABEL BINAMIRA/The Hoya
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
REUBEN ATKINS
Students of Georgetown, Inc. storefront Hoya Snaxa has been criticized for signs posted on its slushie machines.

Students Criticize Hoya Snaxa Over Slushie Machine Signs

Students of Georgetown, Inc. storefront Hoya Snaxa has been under fire after a photo showing signs that read “rust under your unused vagina” and “remnants of Bruce Jenner’s peen” on its slushie machines were shared on social media May 7. Reuben Atkins (COL ’16) first saw the signs early morning[Read More…]

by May 14, 2016 5 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
MICHELLE XU/THE HOYA
Campus organizations, including The Corp, launched various efforts to engage students in campus environmental initiatives.

Campus Groups Launch Green Initiatives

In honor of Earth Day last Friday, several offices and student organizations, including Students of Georgetown, Inc. and the Office of Sustainability launched various environmental initiatives, such as the addition of four solar-powered outdoor chargers throughout campus. In addition, The Corp also launched the Corp Sustainability Committee and a composting[Read More…]

by April 26, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Corp Services Briefly Shut Following Website Hack

Students of Georgetown, Inc. was forced to close all its storefronts for two hours Monday in response to a hack on its servers. This measure was taken as a precaution to protect the integrity of its Square payment software. The Corp’s website, which is still not operational as of press[Read More…]

by February 29, 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
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The Georgetown Community Partnership plans to announce the 2017-37 Campus Plan framework in early June.

Student-Led Initiative Funds Winter Break Housing

The Students of Georgetown, Inc., the Georgetown University Student Association, the Georgetown Alumni Association, the Georgetown University Alumni and Student Federal Credit Union, the Office of the Provost and the Office of the President contributed to the funding of a temporary house for students in unstable living situations for the[Read More…]

by December 8, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Tap Student Talent

Work-study is an essential part of many Georgetown students’ experiences. Students can work at a variety of offices on campus, like the Office of Residential Life or the Office of Facilities, but university clubs and departments should expand their job offerings to students on financial aid. If certain organizations, like[Read More…]

by November 20, 2015 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Unconventional Business

Unconventional Business

Despite the panoply of student groups serving the interests of the Georgetown community, certain inadequacies in campus life remain unaddressed. In Georgetown’s recent history, student-led startups have sought to fill these voids, building on, and in some cases reimagining, the work of some of Georgetown’s most established institutions. Through their[Read More…]

by October 6, 2015 7 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

The Hilltoss: Healthy or Hyped-Up?

RETRACTION: The online Chatter column “The Hilltoss: Healthy or Hyped-Up?” (thehoya.com, Sept. 29, 2015) has been retracted due to misinformation and inaccuracy regarding the genesis of the Students of Georgetown, Inc. storefront, The Hilltoss and its offerings, thus invalidating the premise of the op-ed’s argument. In spring 2012, The Corp shared[Read More…]

by September 29, 2015 59 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Second Kickback to Feature Skizzy Mars, Student Art

Second Kickback to Feature Skizzy Mars, Student Art

Skizzy Mars and Louisa Wendorff will headline the second annual Kickback Music Festival, hosted by the Students of Georgetown, Inc. in conjunction with the Georgetown Program Board and Georgetown Week of Welcome, Sept. 12. This year’s event, which will take place on Copley Lawn, will also feature nine student performances,[Read More…]

by September 1, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top