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A Summer of Tunes

A Summer of Tunes

My favorite thing about the summer isn’t that I’m done with classes or that it’s hot outside. In fact, I really don’t like either of those things. (Although the lack of classes does mean less work, which is always nice.) Instead of relaxing by the pool, I like to ride[Read More…]

by May 16, 2013 0 comments The Guide

Turquoise Stripes and Wild Nights

With finals over and our Laufits no longer socially acceptable to wear in public, it’s time to update our summer wardrobe with this season’s fashions that we all ogled over on Pinterest instead of studying for exams or writing papers. Because a few months of warm weather and no school-related responsibilities are here, we[Read More…]

by May 16, 2013 0 comments The Guide
Must-Visit Restaurants for a Capital Summer

Must-Visit Restaurants for a Capital Summer

This summer offers the opportunity to partake in delectable culinary options around the city that are a reprieve from Leo’s. Make the most of Washington D.C.’s restaurant choices, which feature everything from ethnic cuisine to traditional American fare. Jaleo Celebrated chef José Andrés’ restaurant, Jaleo, brings Spanish flare and cuisine to D.C. Escape the[Read More…]

by May 16, 2013 0 comments The Guide
Grilling Up a Barbecue to Remember

Grilling Up a Barbecue to Remember

Take advantage of the summer weather and the break from the hectic, academic year schedule by organizing a barbeque for your friends who are still in town. Grills are available and open to students in Henle Courtyard, Alumni Square and the East Campus Courtyard.  For these grills, you’ll need charcoal, a charcoal[Read More…]

by May 16, 2013 0 comments The Guide
Cooling off With Summer’s Best Flicks

Cooling off With Summer’s Best Flicks

There are few better ways to escape the intense summer sun than to slip into an air-conditioned movie theater and lose yourself in someone else’s life. With the summer movie season upon us, it’s time to consider what films will most likely give you the most bang for your buck.[Read More…]

by May 16, 2013 0 comments The Guide
Forgotten Television Season a Mixed Bag

Forgotten Television Season a Mixed Bag

May is traditionally the month where movie theaters stop showing low-budget horror movies and would-be Oscar bait and start showcasing blockbusters meant to make as much money as possible. What happens on your television screen in the summer, however, tends to be the exact opposite. The summer television season is[Read More…]

by May 16, 2013 0 comments The Guide

Battle of the Sands: May the Best Coast Win

Last summer, I spent two weeks in Los Angeles visiting my cousin and a few of my friends from Georgetown. Besides the fact that the daily agendas of Angelenos revolve around the area’s absurd traffic situation and lack of public transport, I loved just about everything about Southern California. The weather was[Read More…]

by December 7, 2012 0 comments The Guide
A Steady Ride Over Tough Terrain

A Steady Ride Over Tough Terrain

Few people know how to respond when tragedy strikes. Many mourn, cry and try to move on. Most people, however, don’t respond by organizing a cross-country bike trip. But three Georgetown students did just that this summer to support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society in honor of their friend David[Read More…]

by August 29, 2012 0 comments The Guide
Scared Straight at the Crime Museum

Scared Straight at the Crime Museum

All summer long, the guide will take a look at some of the museums that call the District home. We’ll weed out tourist traps and find the hidden gems where you can spend a few hours along the corridors. The Crime Museum — formerly the National Museum of Crime and Punishment — is[Read More…]

by August 6, 2012 0 comments The Guide
Evening Storms Leave Yates Flooded

Evening Storms Leave Yates Flooded

Evening thunderstorms left Yates Field House flooded with about six inches of water, though the facilities remain open and cleanup efforts are underway. The entrance, main lobby and second floor — which overlooks the workout area — began to flood at about 8:30 p.m. According to Erik Williams, a summer[Read More…]

by July 10, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News