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The Great Escape

The Great Escape

There’s always something to do in the District — except when there’s not. Facing a free weekend this summer? Feel like you’ve done it all before? Consider getting out of the city for a night, and explore all that the region has to offer. Hiking, shopping, history, culture and spas[Read More…]

by June 6, 2011 0 comments The Guide
To Do in the District

To Do in the District

Ford’s Theatre National Historic Site 511 10th St. NW Tour the theater where John Wilkes Booth assassinated President Abraham Lincoln in 1865. Tickets for entry into the theater and accompanying museum can be purchased at the theater or reserved in advance by calling 800-982-2787. Historic Mount Vernon 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial[Read More…]

by June 6, 2011 0 comments The Guide, Uncategorized
Comedies, Romances, and (Too Many?) Sequels

Comedies, Romances, and (Too Many?) Sequels

Summer of Sequels With a record-breaking 27 sequels set to be released in 2011, including the fifth (really?) installment of Final Destination and the latest Shrek spin-off Puss in Boots, the real question is whether the movie industry is seriously lacking in new material or if it just can’t part with some of[Read More…]

by May 18, 2011 0 comments The Guide
Nevils Set for Summer Revamp

Nevils Set for Summer Revamp

The Office of Student Housing announced in an email Monday night that a summer-long revamp of the Nevils apartment complex will start this May. “Improvements will include new heating and cooling systems, lighting and windows; complete renovations to bathrooms and kitchens; and updates to the fire alarm system,” Patrick Killilee,[Read More…]

by March 22, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Hilltop to Welcome New Jesuit Rector This Summer

Georgetown’s Jesuit community will receive a new a leader on July 31, when Rev. Joseph Lingan, S.J., assumes the position of rector — a position held by Fr. John Langan, S.J., for the past five years. Lingan, the acting president of Gonzaga College High School, a Jesuit school located in[Read More…]

by March 18, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Sweating in the Heat of the D.C. Sun

Washington in the Summer is a strange combination of the look of Europe with the weather of Asia. The dress code doesn’t change very much, and the pace of life stays more or less the same, but for three miserable months, the city is attacked horribly by a calculated and[Read More…]

by September 14, 2010 0 comments Opinion

Campus Weighs Summer Storage Options

With classes coming to a close and the burden of move-out drawing near, many Georgetown students must decide which company they will entrust with their belongings over the summer. The Corp’s Student Storage, which bills itself as “the Official Storage Provider of Georgetown University,” allows students unable or unwilling to[Read More…]

by April 27, 2010 0 comments Campus News

Tidings From Georgetown’s Student Leaders

After a long, quiet summer here on campus, we can’t tell you how exciting it has been watching this place come back to life over the last few weeks. As student body president and vice president, we want to take this opportunity to update you on what GUSA has been[Read More…]

by September 23, 2008 0 comments Opinion