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SHEEL PATEL/THE HOYA | The expansion of the Georgetown University Law Center in Capitol Hill was funded by the largest single donation to the Law Center.

Law Center Campus Expands Near Capitol Hill

Georgetown University purchased a full block of property half a mile from the U.S. Capitol Building on March 18, less than two months after Johns Hopkins University acquired the Newseum Building a few blocks away. With this new property at 500 First St. NW, Georgetown plans to expand the Georgetown[Read More…]

by March 22, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Tours for Social Good

Tours for Social Good

Bo Hammond and Lisa Maurer met and fell in love in the District of Columbia. Hammond majored in history at American University and Maurer had just graduated from business school at Trinity College in Dublin. When Maurer was 26, living happily with Hammond in the District, she was diagnosed with[Read More…]

by September 3, 2015 0 comments Features, The Guide
Across DC

Across DC

ADAMS MORGAN Adams Morgan Summer Concert Series When: Every Saturday until June 13, 2015, 5-7 p.m. Where: Corner of 18th St. NW and Columbia Road Price: Free Info: Facebook.com/pages/Adams-Morgan-Summer-Concert-Series The Adams Morgan Summer Concert Series is an outdoor concert series that runs for six consecutive weekends on the corner of[Read More…]

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The Georgetown University Law Center GUTS bus route will now connect main campus with Capitol Hill, facilitating internship access.

GUTS Route Adds Capitol Hill Stop

In response to an IdeaScale petition filed in 2013, the Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle buses will link the main campus with Capitol Hill beginning Feb. 17. The three office buildings of the House of Representatives, which are located adjacent to one another, will be an additional stop on the route[Read More…]

by February 13, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

A Capitol Idea for GUTS

If there’s one place Georgetown students can be counted on to intern every semester, it’s Congress. With this trend in mind, the university has added a new Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle bus that will make the commute from the Hilltop to the Hill easier. While the exact logistics of the[Read More…]

by April 4, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
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GU officials are considering adding a GUTS stop from Capitol Hill to the GU Law Center in response to student support.

New Capitol Hill GUTS Stop Moves Forward

Prompted by wide student support, university officials are considering implementing a new Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle bus stop from Capitol Hill to the Georgetown University Law Center. Anebi Adoga (COL ’16) submitted a proposal calling for the additional stop on IdeaScale, an online forum that facilitates campus-wide communication, in November.[Read More…]

by April 1, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Invincible Alums Take on Capitol Hill

A group of young Georgetown University Law Center graduates is making waves on Capitol Hill. The group, called Young Invincibles, has lobbied for rights and legal benefits for today’s black sheep generation: millennials. Founded four years ago by then-Georgetown law students Ari Matusiak (LAW ’10) and Aaron Smith (LAW ’10),[Read More…]

by February 11, 2014 0 comments City News, News
On Capitol Hill, GUSA Fights Student Loan Hike

On Capitol Hill, GUSA Fights Student Loan Hike

Three weeks after visiting the White House to hear President Barack Obama’s speech on student loan interest rates, GUSA executives Nate Tisa (SFS ’14) and Adam Ramadan (SFS ’14) heeded the president’s call to action and delivered letters to Congressional offices today as the culmination of an advocacy campaign against the doubling of student loan interest rates.[Read More…]

by June 20, 2013 0 comments City News, News
GU Rallies for Immigration

GU Rallies for Immigration

A group of nearly 200 Georgetown students marched in Wednesday’s 90-degree heat from the Hilltop to Capitol Hill, joining a crowd of thousands in a rally for immigration reform. The Georgetown University Immigration Coalition, an umbrella organization that works with student groups including Hoyas for Immigrant Rights, the Asian American Student Association, MEChA and[Read More…]

by April 12, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Eastern Market: The District’s Melting Pot

Maybe I’m just a slave to consumerism, but I think that one of the best ways to get to know any place is by flexing your wallet. One of my favorite spots to go in Washington D.C. is Eastern Market, located just off its eponymous metro stop on the blue[Read More…]

by February 8, 2013 0 comments The Guide