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Making Waves

Making Waves

The loss of WGTB’s broadcast signal is a telling story, one indicative of political divides in the 1970s that embroiled the nation and campus radio’s place at the forefront of that unrest. After Georgetown Radio, as it’s often called, began as an AM broadcast in 1946 and moved to 90.1 FM in 1960, University[Read More…]

by September 13, 2013 0 comments The Guide
GU Defends Northeast Triangle Dorm Location

GU Defends Northeast Triangle Dorm Location

The Old Georgetown Board received a presentation justifying the selected location of the university’s planned Northeast Triangle Residence Hall at their monthly meeting Wednesday morning. The meeting also included discussion of Georgetown’s plans for the Intercollegiate Athletics Center. In July, the OGB requested more information regarding why the grassy area between Henle Village and[Read More…]

by September 6, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
DC Councilman Jack Evans Enters Mayoral Race

DC Councilman Jack Evans Enters Mayoral Race

Ward 2 Councilman Jack Evans officially declared his candidacy in the April 2014 Washington, D.C. mayoral race Saturday morning. He explained his vision for the city, which emphasized multiculturalism and change and advocated D.C. statehood, at restaurant Le Diplomate in Logan Circle. “Quite frankly, my vision is what we need to establish[Read More…]

by June 8, 2013 0 comments City News, News
A Summer for Growth

A Summer for Growth

Although Prospect Street may seem a little quieter on Saturday nights, Georgetown over the summer is anything but empty. From basketball to bioethics, the range of events and opportunities shows that when the students go home, the university keeps going strong. Summer Basketball League Showcases New Talent Although the Georgetown men’s[Read More…]

by May 20, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
Eclectic Choices for Grad Speakers

Eclectic Choices for Grad Speakers

After an eight-month selection process, a non profit founder, a prominent health policy researcher, the Lithuanian president and a U.S. senator will speak at commencement ceremonies tomorrow for Georgetown’s 1,500 graduating seniors. Each undergraduate college is responsible for securing its own commencement speaker, and this process varies across schools. However,[Read More…]

by May 17, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
Sexual Assault

Sexual Assault

When a freshman girl walks onto campus for the first time, she also immediately enters what is known as the “red zone,” the time period in her life when she faces the greatest risk of being sexually assaulted. For freshmen, the first six weeks on the Hilltop are consumed by[Read More…]

by March 22, 2013 0 comments The Guide

Karzai Discusses Afghan-U.S. Relations

More than 10 years after his first lecture in the United States, held in the same location, Afghan President Hamid Karzai visited Georgetown this evening to talk about the future of Afghanistan’s relationship with the United States. In his talk, “Afghanistan Beyond 2014: A Perspective on Afghan–U.S. Relations”, held in Gaston Hall,Karzai acknowledged that expectations[Read More…]

by January 11, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Bidding ‘Adios’ to a Semester Abroad

Costa Rica might not observe Thanksgiving, but surviving a whole six months of the pura vida has given me plenty to be grateful for. I know that I might be a bit behind on my holidays, but I’m feeling pretty sentimental as I procrastinate on preparing for my final classes tomorrow and the[Read More…]

by December 6, 2012 0 comments Opinion

Letting Loose With A New Song and Dance

Those who know me well know that I love to dance. I trained in classical ballet, jazz and modern from elementary school to high school, but since entering college, this passion has turned into more of an enjoyment of making a fool out of myself. Not to humblebrag, but I’ve been[Read More…]

by November 16, 2012 0 comments The Guide

Letting Loose With A New Song and Dance

Those who know me well know that I love to dance. I trained in classical ballet, jazz and modern from elementary school to high school, but since entering college, this passion has turned into more of an enjoyment of making a fool out of myself. Not to humblebrag, but I’ve been[Read More…]

by November 16, 2012 0 comments The Guide