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David Chardack

No, You Didn’t Hear Us

While Leo’s will never have trouble retaining the freshmen and sophomores who often purchase larger, more expensive meal plans as part of their mandated procurement, the dining hall’s elimination this year of the 45-block meal plan robs juniors and seniors of flexibility in dining options. They claimed to hear us[Read More…]

by September 5, 2014 13 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Talk Sheds Light on Stability

“Living Precariously: Stories from Our Community,” a panel discussion involving Georgetown University students, staff and faculty speaking about their experiences working in situations without financial stability or security in their jobs, took place Monday night in Copley Formal Lounge. Tarshea Smith, a former cashier at Leo O’Donovan Hall, described the[Read More…]

by April 1, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
Another Decade of Coke

Another Decade of Coke

For Pepsi lovers on campus, a brief window of opportunity closed earlier this year when Georgetown renewed its exclusive contract with The Coca-Cola Company, continuing a relationship that goes back to the early 1970s. Georgetown formalized its relationship with Coca-Cola in the early 1990s, but the company has had a[Read More…]

by February 7, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

On Campus, Students Take Part in Thanksgiving Tradition

While most students were baking pumpkin pies and watching football in the comfort of their own homes Wednesday, those who remained on campus were invited to take part in a Georgetown tradition: University President John J. DeGioia’s annual Thanksgiving dinner in O’Donovan Hall. DeGioia and his wife began the tradition his first year as president[Read More…]

by November 23, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Dining Services to Donate Food

Georgetown University Dining Services held a canned food drive in O’Donovan Hall this week in honor of Thanksgiving. Donations will be given to Bread for the City, a nonprofit organization that provides food, clothing and other social services to impoverished people in Washington, D.C. Students, the Georgetown Dining team and other members[Read More…]

by November 15, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Freedom to Chews

Eating at O’Donovan Hall is a rite of passage for most Georgetown students. While it is understandable that freshman meal plans are compulsory, sophomores shouldn’t share the requirement. Leo’s isn’t all bad: As freshmen get to know their surroundings during the whirlwind of their first semester, it’s handy to have[Read More…]

by April 19, 2012 0 comments Opinion

Workers Rally at Lunchtime Demonstration

O’Donovan Hall employees staged a demonstration at 12:35 p.m. today to voice frustration at the slow pace of contract negotiations for their recently formed union. About 40 workers, accompanied by members of the Georgetown Solidarity Committee, gathered on the top floor of the dining hall, chanting phrases such as “What do[Read More…]

by January 26, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Aramark Workers’ Union Certified

Georgetown’s dining workers officially unionized last night when employer Aramark Higher Education certified their union, according to David Schwartz (SFS ’12), a leader in the unionization efforts for several months. The union, which represents workers from O’Donovan Hall, the Jesuit Residence, Cosi, Starbucks and the Preclinical Building’s Dr. Mug, will[Read More…]

by March 31, 2011 0 comments City News, News