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The new meal exchange options offered by Aramark this academic year, expanding options for students beyond Leo's, above, have been met with enthusiasm despite discrepancies in pricing.

Students Commend Dining Changes Despite Value Gaps

With Aramark’s new meal exchange policy, students may not receive the actual monetary value of their meal swipes when using them at Hoya Court and Cosi. Aramark’s dining policy reforms this year saw an increase in food options and added flexibility for meal swipes and have been received positively by[Read More…]

by September 27, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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GUSA is launching an informational campaign to garner student support for the recently finalized 2017-2036 Campus Plan.

GUSA Rallies Support for Campus Plan

A week and half after the university finalized the 2017-2036 campus plan, the Georgetown University Student Association will launch an informational campaign to increase student awareness about the plan’s implications on student housing. GUSA released a memorandum of understanding on its website signed with the university in May that prevents[Read More…]

by September 13, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Georgetown filed the finalized the 2017-2036 Campus Plan yesterday after months of deliberation.

Georgetown Finalizes Campus Plan

After months of deliberation, the university filed the finalized version of the 2017-2036 Campus Plan with the District of Columbia Zoning Commission for its consideration and approval yesterday, solidifying a plan that prioritizes upperclassman student housing renovations, allows the renovation or construction of academic spaces in four different parts of[Read More…]

by September 2, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Students Protest Tuition Increases

Students concerned with the university’s 4 percent tuition increase this year have rallied around a social media campaign to raise awareness about the costs of yearly hikes and to pressure the administration to increase transparency about expenses. The Facebook page “Hoyas Against the Hike,” has accumulated over 170 likes since[Read More…]

by September 2, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Students will have increased dining options this year, including the ability to use mobile ordering service Tapingo to purchase meals at Hoya Court, Bulldog Tavern, Starbucks, Cosi and Einstein Bros. Bagels in the Car Barn, meal swipes in Hoya Court and Cosi and expanded menus at O’Donovan Hall.

University, GUSA Expand Student Dining Options

Students with meal plans will have new dining options this year, including a meal exchange and mobile ordering program with restaurants in Hoya Court and Cosi, expanded menus and takeaway options at O’Donovan Hall and opportunities to purchase additional tax-free Flex Dollars, according to a campuswide email sent by Associate[Read More…]

by August 30, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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The Georgetown Community Partnership released a draft of the 2017-2036 Campus Plan on June 6.

GCP Releases Draft Campus Plan

The 2017-2036 Campus Plan will prioritize upperclassman student housing renovations, as well as athletic and academic facilities, according to a draft of the plan released by the Georgetown Community Partnership on June 6. The draft also outlines plans for an expansion of the MedStar Georgetown University Hospital to include a[Read More…]

by June 14, 2016 3 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.

Campus Plan Framework to Be Announced

Student leaders and university administrators in the Georgetown Community Partnership expect to announce the 2017 Campus Plan’s framework — which will include plans to prioritize student housing renovations — for public consultation in early June. The draft plan is set to be submitted to the Office of Zoning by July[Read More…]

by May 20, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

University to Replace Blackboard, Implement New Technology Initiatives

Georgetown will introduce Canvas as its new learning management system in the fall semester and eventually replace Blackboard in an effort to improve the university’s technology infrastructure, among other new initiatives, according to information released at a meeting between University Information Services and the Georgetown University Student Association Technology Advisory[Read More…]

by May 5, 2016 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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The online mental health program Project Lighthouse launched this week and received more than 25 messages its first day.

Project Lighthouse Launches

Student-led mental health program Project Lighthouse officially launched its anonymous online chat service Sunday, responding to 25 students’ messages on its first day of operations. The new service, available from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. daily, connects students with student peer supporters to discuss issues ranging from stress and sleep[Read More…]

by April 26, 2016 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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ARC Weaknesses Revealed

Underfunded and understaffed, Georgetown’s Academic Resource Center received criticism for its wheelchair-inaccessible location, insufficient staff size and lack of visibility in an external review submitted to the Division of Student Affairs in January. The 14-page report identifies deficiencies and offers 15 recommendations, including expanding the staff, relocating the center, improving[Read More…]

by April 12, 2016 3 comments Campus News, News, News - Top