Post Tagged with: "NYC"

Nicholas Scrimenti

SCRIMENTI: Practicing Faith In Surveillance Era

Religion would be nothing without the bonds of community. It is the sphere in which we can connect with people who share our beliefs and culture and can safely speak and explore our ideas, doubts and concerns. There is incredible freedom in being able to practice faith with others in[Read More…]

by November 4, 2016 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Janet Zhu

For Climate Action, a March of Unity

Integral to all great American movements is the physical congregation of people who strive for change. The People’s Climate March in New York City this past Sunday was the largest march for climate justice to date, bringing together more than 400,000 people. When clicktivism, the use of social media for[Read More…]

by September 26, 2014 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Dems Elect the Anti-Bloomberg in NYC

The next mayor of New York City will not be Anthony Weiner. Or John Liu. Or Sal Albanese. Or the “Rent is Too Damn High” Guy. And somehow, after being the favorite for three years heading into the election, City Council speaker and Bloomberg protege Christine Quinn can now be added to the[Read More…]

by September 17, 2013 0 comments Chatter, Opinion

Disaster Movies Sell Out a Serious Situation

Imagine this scene: There’s a large, booming explosion and glass shatters. The people scatter; confusion is rampant. What’s happening and who’s doing it are questions that won’t be answered for days or weeks to come. That’s the scenario in many blockbuster movies. The Joker attacks Gotham. Loki demolishes Manhattan with[Read More…]

by September 13, 2013 0 comments Guide Columns, The Guide

Alumnus to Run for NYC Mayor

Georgetown students eager to make a splash in politics have no shortage of role models in Hilltop alumni. But it is rarer for alumni to throw their hats in the ring for the mayor’s office of the largest city in the country. Joseph Lhota (MSB ’76) has entered the New York City mayoral[Read More…]

by February 6, 2013 0 comments City News, News
MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Bounce Back in the Big Apple

MEN’S BASKETBALL | Hoyas Bounce Back in the Big Apple

All that Georgetown needed to soothe its offensive woes was another trip to the concrete jungle. Georgetown (11-3, 1-2 Big East), unranked for the first time since Nov. 26, avoided a three-game losing streak by dominating St. John’s (9-7, 1-3 Big East) from wire to wire in a 67-51 blowout[Read More…]

by January 15, 2013 0 comments Sports

Shake it Up: Tools for a Novice Bartender

New York City does drinks fancy. At the first bar I visited there this summer, I spent an unreasonable amount of money on a tequila cocktail made with clarified peach juice. It was poured over a two-and-a-half-inch ice cube made from distilled water. To date, it remains one of the[Read More…]

by August 31, 2012 0 comments The Guide

FIELD HOCKEY | Hoyas Split Games on NC Trip

After going 3-15 last season, Georgetown field hockey (1-1) began its 2012 campaign on a successful note with a 3-2 win over Appalachian State Saturday. But the team then fell to Davidson, 4-0, on Sunday, dropping them to .500 in the young season. “I think [the Appalachian State] win sets[Read More…]

by August 28, 2012 0 comments Sports