Post Tagged with: "study space"

VIEWPOINT: Improve ICC Spaces

We’ve all felt the familiar sense of disappointment walking into the Intercultural Center. We’ve felt frustration from looking around at furniture and designs that feel like leftovers from the ’80s and concern about the failing state of this building, especially given that it serves as the home for the School[Read More…]

by April 24, 2019 1 comment Opinion, Opinion - Top, Uncategorized

Open the Doors

With the academic year well under way, the 10 chimes of the Healy clock tower are no longer a friendly reminder for students to head to bed. For many, 10 p.m. marks an early end of long nights of reading, finishing (or starting) homework and studying for weekly Arabic quizzes.[Read More…]

by September 22, 2015 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
The Carroll Parlor, which is located on the first floor of Healy Hall, reopened as a study space for senior undergraduates during a ceremony Thursday.

Carroll Parlor Opens for Senior Study

The university’s newest study space, the Carroll Parlor, reopened Thursday on the first floor of Healy Hall after being converted from an art show room. Dedicated to senior undergraduates, the study space features three tables with seating for about 25 people. The room previously was used as a showplace for[Read More…]

by March 31, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News

Bioethics Library Extends Hours

Beginning last Tuesday, the Bioethics Research Library in Healy Hall extended its weekday hours until 9 p.m. on days when it is not hosting an event. The library’s usual hours, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., will remain intact on nights when the library hosts speakers and panels. The Saturday and[Read More…]

by January 27, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Centered Around Study

With the current construction dictating the pathways of campus, it is more than ever physically apparent that Georgetown University is running out of space. This fact is especially evident when students cannot find a seat in Lauinger Library during finals, when every table at O’Donovan Hall is taken during mealtimes[Read More…]

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Grad Students Seek Space

For graduate students looking for study space dedicated for them on the Hilltop, many find their options limited solely to the undergraduate-packed Lauinger Library. Although the graduate student population of 8,226 students at Georgetown outnumbers the university’s 7,092 undergraduates, there is a scarcity of on-campus spaces reserved for graduate students.[Read More…]

by March 25, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
Campaign for SFS Study Space Succeeds in ICC

Campaign for SFS Study Space Succeeds in ICC

After the School of Foreign Service Academic Council rallied support through Georgetown Roundtables, an online forum where Georgetown students can pitch their ideas, renovation plans regarding the Intercultural Center are underway. Renovations will include the addition of student study space similar to that found in Regents Hall and the Rafik[Read More…]

by February 25, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
Library Renovations Add Study Space on Second Floor

Library Renovations Add Study Space on Second Floor

As classes begin in earnest and students return to Lauinger Library this semester, the look of the second floor may be a shock to some. The library’s overhaul eliminated half of its shelving, leaving the space empty for the time being. “The library made several space improvements this summer,” Lauinger[Read More…]

by September 10, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Dusting Off Lau’s Systems

On-campus space is a scarce commodity at Georgetown. Finding a place to hold meetings or group study sessions — especially during midterms and finals, or on short notice — can be a challenging test in itself. Lauinger Library has the potential to take on a greater role in alleviating this[Read More…]

by January 29, 2013 0 comments Opinion