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Campus Spotlight: The Big Hunt

The Big Hunt is a daylong adventure that you’ll remember forever and an experience a first-year Hoya must not miss. The Big Hunt combines the fun of a night out with your friends with the urgency of The Amazing Race. Freshmen and transfer students compete in teams of four to[Read More…]

by September 23, 2011 0 comments The Guide

Little Time in Cairo Yields Big Lessons

My understanding of the situation in Egypt is limited. Here’s what I know: President Hosni Mubarak has been in power since 1981, and his government is beset by corruption; the country has stabilized but stagnated under Mubarak’s rule; protesters are calling for reforms, including presidential term limits and an increased[Read More…]

by February 8, 2011 0 comments Opinion

Little Time in Cairo Yields Big Lessons

My understanding of the situation in Egypt is limited. Here’s what I know: President Hosni Mubarak has been in power since 1981, and his government is beset by corruption; the country has stabilized but stagnated under Mubarak’s rule; protesters are calling for reforms, including presidential term limits and an increased[Read More…]

by February 8, 2011 0 comments Opinion

Personality Hallmark of MSB’s Technology Center

Inside the newest building on campus sits an electronic haven stocked with the advancements of the 21st century and staffed by students with a passion for technology. While the rest of the university community relies on University Information Services, the McDonough School of Business Technology Center provides technology solutions for[Read More…]

by November 30, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

World Bank President Addresses Campus

World Bank Group President Robert Zoellick unveiled a new research plan and slogan for the World Bank in Gaston Hall on Wednesday morning before an audience of students and faculty. School of Foreign Service Dean Carol Lancaster introduced Zoellick to a less-than-full Gaston, though more students trickled in throughout the[Read More…]

by October 1, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Rise in Assaults May Link to Dating Violence

Last week’s murder of University of Virginia student Yeardley Love by her ex-boyfriend George Huguely sent shockwaves across the Georgetown community and other D.C. area college campuses, many of which reported an increase in annual sexual assaults in recent years. In addition to Georgetown, the University of Virginia, George Mason[Read More…]

by May 21, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Students Flock to Alternative Weekend Fare

A month after the forced closure of popular late-night haunt Philly Pizza & Grill, students have taken their business elsewhere, exploring new off-campus, delivery and even on-campus student-run options. Tuscany CafĂ©, a restaurant offering takeout pizza, is located around the corner from Philly Pizza’s Potomac Street property. The establishment has[Read More…]

by April 27, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Behind the Counter: The Corp’s Inner Workings

*Whether grabbing a UG Love from Uncommon Grounds or stocking up on essentials from Vital Vittles, most of the Georgetown community interacts with one of The Corp’s seven services every day. However, few people know how The Corp operates on a daily basis. Josh Feller (COL ’11) was appointed the[Read More…]

by April 20, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

The Post Awarded 4 Pulitzers

Despite an ever-changing climate for the news business, an old mainstay – print journalism – was in the spotlight Sunday, when four Washington Post writers received Pulitzer Prizes, the most awards of any American newspaper. Gene Weingarten won his second Pulitzer Prize in feature writing. He writes a humor column[Read More…]

by April 16, 2010 0 comments City News, News

America’s Next Great Star’ Tour Makes Pitstop on Hilltop

David Benedetto (SFS ’13) garnered a $500 cash prize for the musical and puppeteering talents he displayed on America’s Next Great Star, a talent competition featured at various college campuses that made a stop in Gaston Hall for a live show Saturday night. In Benedetto’s act, “A Million Shetland Ponies,”[Read More…]

by January 26, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized