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University Begins Work on Outlet Additions in Lauinger

Starting this week, a long-anticipated electrical upgrade project in Lauinger Library will install additional outlets on every floor. The project, which began Tuesday, will last until early December. Upgrades are planned to the electrical paneling in the building as outlets are added. Contractors hired by the university will work on[Read More…]

by October 7, 2011 0 comments Campus News

University Hoping to Hire Full-Time Veteran Affairs Coordinator

After a push by student veterans that lasted more than a year, the university is working toward establishing a full-time coordinator for veterans affairs after hiring a part-time coordinator last month. David Shearman (SFS ’11), a student veteran who served six years in the army before arriving at Georgetown, was[Read More…]

by March 18, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News
First Lady Encourages Study Abroad

First Lady Encourages Study Abroad

As Chinese President Hu Jintao visited the White House Wednesday, first lady Michelle Obama stepped on stage at Howard University to encourage students to study abroad in the dignitary’s home country. “Studying in countries like China isn’t only about your prospects in the global marketplace,” Obama said. “It’s not just[Read More…]

by January 21, 2011 0 comments City News, News

Georgetown Earns B in Sustainability

Georgetown’s eco-friendly practices deserve a B grade, according to the nonprofit Sustainable Endowments Institute, which evaluates colleges and universities every year on their environmental efforts in its College Sustainability Report Card. The grade from the 2011 edition of the ratings remains the same as last year’s, but it is a[Read More…]

by October 29, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Adderall Abuse Rises Nationally as Study Tool

College students are notorious for spending late nights in the library, whether it’s cramming during finals time or finishing homework for an early morning class. Night after night, many strain for ways to keep themselves going – and some have pushed aside the coffee, Red Bull and midday naps for[Read More…]

by October 10, 2008 0 comments Campus News, News