Post Tagged with: "thanksgiving"

The Five Travellers You’ll Meet This Break

The Freshman It’s her first time going home, and you can tell. She made sure to wear her Georgetown sweatshirt, her suitcase is much bigger than it needs to be for a few days at home and she gives off a general air of confusion that lets you know she’s[Read More…]

by November 16, 2012 0 comments The Guide

Holiday Ticket Turbulence

As students start to salivate over Thanksgiving dinner and, more importantly, the chance to spend the holiday with their families, the cost of traveling home may leave some feeling sick. Roundtrip airfare this time of year can be exorbitant, and some courses’ uncompromising attendance policies leave families that face this financial burden[Read More…]

by November 12, 2012 0 comments Opinion

Liberal Leave Unfit for Thanksgiving

With the stresses of midterms and general grind of college life, many students welcome the chance to return home for Thanksgiving. For some, that means traveling across the country to spend just a few days at home for the holiday. Today’s editorial, “Holiday Ticket Turbulence” argues that the university should[Read More…]

by November 9, 2012 0 comments Uncategorized

DELANEY: A New Home for the Holidays

This time in the semester is always a delicate balance for me. First of all, Thanksgiving break is such a tease. You’re home just long enough to get reacquainted with your couch, TV channels and home cooking, and to begin to ask yourself things like, “Why did I ever leave[Read More…]

by December 5, 2011 0 comments Opinion

Home Away From Home

Without fail, my Thanksgivings have all followed one charming and memorable mold: Wake up to the smell of my mom’s sweet potato biscuits. Roll out of the house with my dad and brothers to meet up with neighborhood friends for a raucous and muddy flag football game, naturally called “The[Read More…]

by November 21, 2011 0 comments Opinion

GU Tops Tennessee, Wins Paradise Jam

The Georgetown women’s basketball team went 2-1 over Thanksgiving weekend en route to winning the Paradise Jam in the U.S. Virgin Islands. The No. 12 Hoyas (5-1) upset the No. 4 Tennessee Lady Volunteers (6-1) 69-58 in Saturday’s championship match. The Blue and Gray also defeated Georgia Tech (4-4) 67-58[Read More…]

by November 29, 2010 0 comments Sports

This Thanksgiving, Everything’s Gravy

When it comes to Thanksgiving break I suffer from delusions of grandeur. I am now a junior here at Georgetown. And as cringe-worthy as that statement is for me (i.e., I am old, the real world is impending and other similar existential dilemmas), it does carry with it an innate[Read More…]

by November 23, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized